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Protect Your Online Privacy: How to Hide Your Friends List on Facebook

Social media can be a double-edged sword. Platforms like Facebook allow us to connect with friends and family, but can also expose our personal information.  One aspect many don’t put much thought into is the visibility of their Facebook friends list. While it may seem harmless, a public friends list can open you up to…

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Think Before Talking On Your Phone in Public places

Using Your Phone in Public: Etiquette, Safety, and Security Risks

Our phones go everywhere with us. Many of us treat our phones as an extension of ourselves–we use them for work, fun, social connections, information, and so much more. Whether you’re someone who prefers texting, scrolling social media, talking on the phone, listening to music, or simply having the ability to look up anything you…

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Protect your online privacy by removing your personal information online

Removing Personal Info from Google with “Results About You” Tool

Google Search contains a metric ton of information, some of which may be your personal contact data you’d rather keep private from prying eyes. With hackers and doxxing being an unfortunate reality these days, it’s crucial to know how to banish sensitive info from search results. Luckily, Google now has a streamlined “Results About You”…

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How to avoid people tracking your phone

Don’t Let People Track Your Phone with These Steps

Protecting your personal information today requires a lot more effort than it used to! It seems like there are always new ways for scammers to access your information, including your passwords, log-in credentials, banking information, credit or debit card numbers, and even your Social Security number. Keeping stopping phone tracking is one of the many steps you…

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Troubleshooting steps you can take to connect to VPN on Wi-Fi

Troubleshooting: Why Isn’t My VPN Connecting on Wi-Fi?

You’re at an airport, and you need to email confidential, time-sensitive data to your boss. Suddenly, your VPN (Virtual Private Network) won’t allow you to connect to the airport’s Wi-Fi network. Your palms sweat, you feel ice coursing through your veins — you don’t want to get fired, but you can’t send these vital documents…

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If you want to access region-restricted content, make sure the VPN has servers in those specific regions.

How to Choose the Right VPN for Xbox

It seems like every day, our real lives get more intertwined with our digital lives. Availability disruptions in the apps and platforms we use can cause major interruptions to our daily lives.  Among the most troubling digital threats is a Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack. By flooding networks and servers with malicious traffic, DDoS attacks block…

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Look for a VPN service that explicitly mentions DDoS protection as part of its features.

What is a DDoS-Protected VPN?

It seems like every day, our real lives get more intertwined with our digital lives. Availability disruptions in the apps and platforms we use can cause major interruptions to our daily lives.  Among the most troubling digital threats is a Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack. By flooding networks and servers with malicious traffic, DDoS attacks block…

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How to setup VPN on your Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch VPN Setup Made Easy: Step-by-Step Guide

The Nintendo Switch is one of the most popular gaming consoles in production, thanks to its unique hybridization of at-home and on-the-go gaming. Although most Switch owners have a primary focus on gaming, some users may want to have an additional layer of security and versatility that is best accomplished with a Virtual Private Network…

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