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More tips for keeping your email account secure. Continue reading

How a simple tweak to Windows Defender in Windows 10 can help keep your PC safe. Continue reading

Unable To Accesses Bookmarks

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Why would your bookmarks suddenly stop working? We troubleshoot and find the culprit. Continue reading

One of the great things about the Google Chrome browser is that you can customize it by adding extensions to make it even more secure.  I’ve got some favorite extensions I’d like to share with you today.

1. HTTPS Everywhere

This is my all-time favorite and most recommended extension. Why? Because it encrypts data sent between you and a web server. So even if… Continue reading

Yahoo! Mail Stops Automatic Mail Forwarding

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Yahoo! shuts down a popular email feature? Is the recent government spying scandal to blame? Continue reading

Yahoo Scanned Hundreds Of Millions Of Emails

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Yahoo scanned the email messages of hundreds of millions of users to comply with an order from the U.S. government. Continue reading

How Phishers Hook You & Steal Your Data

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Clever crooks are willing to work hard to steal your information. Learn what to watch out for. Continue reading

The older you are, the more likely you are to engage in good password practices. Continue reading

Watch Out For This Insurance Email Scam

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

We’ve got a warning about two new scams that you need to look out for. Continue reading

If you fell for this hoax, you need to change your passwords ASAP. Continue reading

Look Out For Fake FB Friend Requests

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Don’t be fooled by a fake Facebook friend request. What to look out for. Continue reading

Amazon Email Scam

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Check out the email scam that filled up my inbox over the weekend. Continue reading

Ransomware On Facebook

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

How to avoid ransomware on Facebook. Continue reading

The Risks Of Using A Nanny Cam

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Nanny can help protect your family, but there are some things you do need to look out for. Continue reading

Ransomware Warning: This Is How They Trick You

Monday, September 12th, 2016

We’ve got a prime example of a ransomware trap. See what to look out for. Continue reading

Beware! There’s a new tactic to get you to open ransomware. How it works and how to avoid it. Continue reading

Tired Of Facebook Spam? Try This!

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Get rid of spammy apps auto-posting to your Facebook wall by following a few simple steps. Continue reading

More easy steps for keeping your family save on the World Wide Web. Continue reading

Simple Steps To Protect Your Family Online

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

We run down the list of simple solutions to protection your online privacy. Continue reading

In The News 08-26-2016

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Hackers hit cars, Netflix comes to Firefox for Linux, and Microsoft has a deal for you. Continue reading

Passwords: Is A USB Key The Solution?

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Are USB keys the solution to the password problem? We look at what’s standing in the way. Continue reading

Don’t Click On This Trick

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

A friendly reminder about an old scam. We look at a trick that wants you to click in this quick tip. Continue reading

Apple is stepping up its game when it comes to stopping hacks. Why the company changed its mind and is now offering bug bounties. Continue reading

We wrap up our look at Chrome mobiles advanced settings by checking out the accessibility options and more. Continue reading

Can I Download Windows 10 Again?

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

If ransomware claims your hard drive, what becomes of Windows 10? Continue reading

How Can I Tell If This Email Is Real?

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

When an email looks suspicious, there are ways to check it out. Continue reading

A new form of Malware is infecting millions of tablets and phones. Find out where it came from and how to fight it. Continue reading

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