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Browsing Incognito 101: How To Browse In Secret

The browsing history on your computer holds a ton of information. Your search history shows all the things you don’t know that you quickly Google. It can reveal the things that worry you about your health, the law, or politics. Your browsing history can expose the things you look up at 3 am when you…

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How to Stop People from Sending You Files Without Consent

It’s official — everything’s gone digital. Cyberflashing is now a thing. Apparently, creeps are using features like Airdrop to spam people with unwanted nudes. You could just be sitting on the bus and get flashed… digitally. One woman on an airplane found a man trying to send her photos throughout her flight. What ups the…

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Why Do You Need a Secret Phone Number? And How to Get One

We are super reliant on our phones. We don’t just need them for catching up with friends or business calls. Some people run their entire lives from their phones. Mobile devices have become as important to our lives as computers. And yet, we don’t realize all the ways someone having our phone number can put…

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Amazon is Tracking You! Here’s How You Can Stop Them

Amazon has become a household name. But the significance of Amazon can vary from household to household. Some families love getting packages in two days or less, watching original series, and using Alexa to manage their household. Some see Amazon as a dark hydra of corrupt capitalism squeezing out small businesses, disenfranchising its own employees,…

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How to Make a Temporary Email Address and When to Use It

Most of us have signed up for a website’s product or service, only to receive a deluge of spam emails afterward. This is annoying, and while there are several ways to declutter your inbox, one of the most effective strategies is creating a temporary email address. Temporary, or disposable email addresses take no time to…

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How to Manage Privacy Settings on Facebook and Why You Should

So much is happening on social media at any given time. It’s become a natural part of life. In between scrolling through photos, random political rants, and quizzes you can often miss what personal information you are haphazardly sharing on Facebook.  Yes, your privacy is in your hands, sort of. But apart from the information…

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How to fight back against Robocalls

Along with arriving at the airport to find out your food, carry-on, and actual seat cost extra–robocalls are right there at the top of the list of modern-day aggravations.  You might be driving down the road, making dinner, or trying to get your dog into the car for his vet appointment when your phone rings…

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Best Chrome Security Extensions

Whenever you open a web browser and connect to the Internet, you take a security risk. The web is full of malicious cybercriminals. To protect your privacy and safeguard your device against attacks, you need a secure web browser. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser on the market—as of 2019, 2.6 billion Internet…

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