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Malware Threats: 7 Ways To Protect Your Computer

Has your computer been moving slower than normal? There may be a reason—malicious software. When the performance of our hardware begins to behave unusually, our default reaction is to think that it’s a virus. Though a virus is always a possibility, more often than not the issue is a specific type of infection known as…

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5 Browser Extensions to Protect Your Privacy

5 Browser Extensions to Protect Your Privacy

Your browser is your gateway to the World Wide Web but it’s also how hackers, drive-by downloaders, and other malicious actors can get into your computer. Installing security-focused browser extensions that block pop-up advertisements and completely encrypt website traffic from being monitored or tracked will definitely increase your privacy—and may even speed up your browser.…

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5 Things to do BEFORE your laptop is stolen

5 Things to do BEFORE your laptop is stolen

How to Prevent a Stolen Laptop (or Stolen Phone) and the Data on It While many criminals today are finding ways to steal information from the comfort of their home by using malware, there still exists the thief who seeks the thrill of the touch—the touch of your phone or laptop, that is. The sad…

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How to Boost Your Privacy Settings on Facebook, Twitter, Google and More

Hidden (and Free) Privacy Tools for Google and Facebook

Did you know there are a handful of steps you can take today that can help you protect your browser and your personal information? Many of the things you can do involve changing the privacy menu settings/options on the Internet browsers you use or your favorite social media websites. Those options have been there all…

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10 Laptop Maintenance Tips for Maximum Performance

Laptop Tips that Will Keep Your Mobile Office Running Smoothly.

Whether your portable computer is new or a few years old, following a few tried and true laptop-tips can help it last for years. Having a laptop is more convenient for most active people than being tied to a desk with an unportable computer. Students, novelists, salespeople and entrepreneurs rely on their laptops to do…

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LoJack for Laptops

Laptop LoJack

Much like the famous LoJack for cars, LoJack for Laptops does nothing until needed; that is, when you report your laptop’s theft the company’s recovery experts start the recovery process. Over 100 devices are lost or stolen every minute and more than 12,000 laptops disappear weekly from U.S. airports alone. According to the Computer Security…

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Kodi, teamed with a VPN, is the best way to use the home theatre software

What is Kodi…and Which VPNs Support It?

Kodi is free, open-source, home theater software that turns any computer, smartphone or tablet into a digital set-top box or streamer. Kodi acts as a playable media library that not only stores and plays media files, but also intuitively organizes information on its own. That is, when you add movies you own, Kodi will download…

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WAN IP Address. LAN IP Address. What

Why Is My WAN IP Different from My LAN IP?

What do you mean I have two IP addresses? One day, as you’re poking around your computer’s networking preferences or maybe hooking up a new router, you might suddenly become aware of an interesting bit of information. There are two different IP addresses involved with you’re getting online and connected to the world. There’s the…

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