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How To Find Your Lost Phone

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A lost cell phone is a major inconvenience for anyone in today’s world, as we are all becoming more dependent on these devices. Constantly using these devices for sending emails, making phone calls, taking pictures and more. All it takes to lose your phone is placing it down somewhere and forgetting to pick it back up before you leave. Mobile …

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A New Way To Secure Your Twitter Account

Twitter has exploded into popularity along with many other social media platforms. The social media network is projected to reach 59.6 million users in 2020. It’s used by businesses, artists, bands, athletes, and just about anyone that has a cell phone.  Change In Security Setting There has been a crucial change in Twitter’s security settings that has improved its two-factor …

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E-Skimming: The Latest Cybersecurity Threat To Watch Out For

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With about 76% of consumers online shopping yearly, according to NPR/Marist Poll, the protection and security of e-commerce sites has never been more necessary. Recently, the FBI warned people about the online threat of e-skimming. So, what is e-skimming and how can the average consumer protect themselves from it?  What is E-Skimming? E-Skimming occurs when cyber criminals puts malicious code …

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These Google Digital Wellbeing Experiments Can Help Decrease Your Phone Addiction

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Think you’re using your phone too often, possibly to the point of addiction? Well, as always, Google is here to help! They just released five Google Digital Wellbeing Experiments to help people have better control over their phone use.  Unlock Clock The first step to seeing if you have a cell phone addiction is knowing how many times you unlock …

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Has The Website Domain You’re Purchasing Ever Been Hacked?

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Imagine the scenario: you need to set up a website for your small business, and you know that the right domain name can make a huge difference to your initial success. And, even better, you’ve found the ideal site for your needs. So, you pay for the registration, and get started. Then, disaster strikes. You find that you can’t control …

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Your Capital One Account May Have Been Breached!

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*Update: GitHub and Capital One are being sued as part of a class action lawsuit for failing to prevent the data breach and securing the customers’ personal information.  What Happened? On July 29th, 2019, it was announced by Capital One in a press release that someone had gained unauthorized access to Capital One customers’ personal, credit card, and bank account …

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How To Delete Alexa Recordings

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With all the heat Amazon received recently regarding employee’s listening to private Alexa recordings, the company has finally started to take some action to make it easy to delete Alexa recordings. It’s cringeworthy to think that Amazon’s teams are sharing files when they come across an amusing recording.   New Alexa Voice Commands As of recent, when you say “Alexa, …

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What Is A Keylogger?

Comedy movies always have that one computer scene, an elderly older person slowly types with one pointed finger, desperately analyzing the mysterious keyboard for the correct key. With computers being such an important part of our lives, many of us can type at a rapid pace without even having to look down. It’s not exaggerating to say the keyboard is …

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Who Is Your Child Talking To?

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Your child just met a great new friend online. He’s super fun, loves YouTube & Fortnite, and he’s 45. The internet allows people to pose as whoever they want to be, even registered sex offenders. According to the NSPCC, one in three children have added strangers online. One in four children said they would do it again. Do you know …

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