If you are one of those people who do not have a clue about VPN but you are fan of the Internet, it is sure that you have not “tasted” the true magic of the web. Virtual Private Network can become a really powerful tool in the hands of everyone who really knows how to handle the web. It is able to give you a lot of services that you will find really useful.
Two of a VPN’s most important features are that it can take excellent protection measurements against viruses and malwares and the second one is the fact that it can encrypt you IP address and, instead of that, it uses a virtual tunnel technology and the hackers are not able to find you. Continue reading “Ways for Ensuring a High VPN Speed”
It goes without even saying that there is a plethora of terms used in everyday life, representing the world of the Internet and web security as a whole. We use them regularly, even though we may not actually know where they have come from or what they mean exactly.
Since knowledge is the key, we have decided to display some of the most commonly used terms on the Internet in this era. Along with that, we offer an explanation of what they have come to mean and a small background of their true history. Continue reading “Hacker? Phishing? Cookie? 15 everyday tech terms of current Internet Era”
If you are one of those people who are constantly wonder which the best service for them is regarding safety and convenience and if you are struggling to choose among Smart DNS and VPN, it is sure that you need to spend some time and read the article that follows.
The comparison that follows will definitely help you decide which of the two services leads to the best for you and is the one that best suits to your needs. Continue reading “VPN or Smart DNS? Which One Should I Choose?”
If you often receive e mails or messages that seem like blackmails and the person who sends them seems to know you really well, do not try to find who he is; you have probably been a victim of identity theft online. If you search on the web, you will definitely find people who are facing the same problem as yours.
The first time when this phenomenon appeared happened pretty sure when Internet came into our lives. In fact, stealing a person’s identity can also be the case in actual life; however, things in this case can be made right much easier than when online theft occurs. Continue reading “Avoiding Identity Theft Online and Being Kept Safe”
Recent revelations of NSA prove that nowadays it is even more important than it used to be to hide all kinds of personal data that you might share on the web. It is more vital than ever to try and keep for yourself information that you think that is really important for you and if this information was published someone could use it against you. Continue reading “3 Tested Ways Allowing You to Become Invisible, Unmonitored from the Government”
Just take a moment and imagine yourself visiting the nearest ATM machine, in order to take some money from your personal account; while you are waiting for the money, you take a look at the screen of the machine and you realize that your bank account is blank. At first, you will probably think that it is a common mistake and only when you follow the specific procedure again you realize that you actually do not have any more money. Continue reading “3 Tricks that Hackers Can Use for Stealing Your Identity”
AT&T GigaPower has come to compete with Google and its fast, gigabit Internet service called Google Fiber. Nevertheless, there are some differences that you need to consider before choosing either one of the services provided.
AT&T has finally challenged Google Fiber with the making of GigaPower, which is going to reach truly fast speeds and allow the competition to grow to the benefit of the customers. Kansas City is the place where Google Fiber first launched and this is the very same place where AT&T will do the same. Continue reading “Google Fiber has Found its More Expensive Match with GigaPower from AT&T”
Some days ago, several companies including some of the most popular ones just like Adobe, AOL and Salesforce were accused for publishing data against the EU transferred agreement. The truth is that these kinds of companies have some people who are called data brokers and whose work is to sell profiles and personal data of people who are unknown to them. Do not be surprised, because there are a lot of companies which only do this specific work and in fact their number exceeds that of 29.
If you are interested in learning about the people who buy these types of personal data, you need to think of advertisers or similar professions which can make money from that, just like marketers. If you cannot still fully connect the dots and understand the reason of this kind of transaction, you need to get in the shoes of a marketer and things will become easier for you. Continue reading “Data Brokers and their Exact Work Having to Do with You”
Every now and then, all of us wonder if our personal data is safe on our computer or if the chats, the photos and the videos that we share online are able to be seen by third parties who have nothing to do with us. The truth is that nothing that is saved or shared from a computer is safe from hackers or even the NSA surveillance.
Do not be surprised! If for example we hold a wallet in our hands during a long walk in a “dangerous” place and we do not put it into our handbag or in our pocket like we are supposed to do, then it is more likely that we will become theft victims. The same goes for the things that we write or share on the web. Continue reading “5 Quick Ways to Avoid NSA Surveillance”
The internet is a great tool for keeping in touch with your social life, as well as catching up on the news or collaborating with your colleagues at work. There are many different uses of the internet and this is why it is of wonderful importance for most people nowadays.
However, this tool is not perfectly safe and you need to be on constant alert as to the imminent dangers that you will be forced to confront with online. Sometimes it is really easy to get carried away and give out personal information, although they are aware of the risks. At the same time, it is frequent for many people to ignore some of the most usual mistakes that can lead to negative consequences for their online security. Continue reading “Learn How you can Jeopardize your Online Privacy”