How to secure your Bitcoins from hackers and cybercriminals

How to secure your Bitcoins from hackers and cybercriminals

Money has changed forms over the years, from gold coins, to paper bills, to proof of credit. Regardless the huge difference between these forms of money, they are all still supported by governments. But that all changed in 2009, when Bitcoin introduced the world to a whole different kind of currency. A currency created through… Read more »

Smartphone apps: Is your privacy protected?

Smartphone apps: Is your privacy protected?

It’s quite difficult to imagine to spend one day without using our smartphones and switching from one App to another. In fact, a recent study shows that the average smartphone user has at least 26 apps installed from chatting apps, recipes, gaming, social networking, or even educational apps. While using these apps excessively, most of… Read more »

WannaCryRansomware: It’s not over yet!

WannaCryRansomware: It’s not over yet!

It’s nearly impossible to find an internet user who still haven’t heard about last Friday’s cyber-attack that hit major networks and carriers around the world. WannaCry, aka WannaCrypto, is the most widespread cyberattack ever, according to experts. The attack has hit 200.000 victims in at least 150 countries since Friday, using vulnerabilities in older versions… Read more »

Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure

Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure

It is evident today that technology has made living facile, comfortable, and reduce workload. From communicating, shopping, studying, to even taking care of our health. Technology has definitely made it a lot easier for us to conduct our daily tasks. Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure Fitness apps… Read more »

Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for wider internet surveillance

Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for wider internet surveillance

A leaked document reveals that UK government has secretly drawn up a new disturbing and infringement of privacy surveillance powers, which would give authorities full permission to monitor Brits’ live communications, and effectively breaking encryption by forcing tech companies to introduce “back doors” into their private messaging apps. Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for… Read more »

Parents, your kids should not be using these dangerous apps!

Parents, your kids should not be using these dangerous apps!

The double-edged sword known as Technology made the whole parenting experience in 21st century more demanding than it was ever before. Of course, we can’t say that everything online is evil, nor does danger lurk behind every new app that comes to market. In fact, technology has helped parents simplify many parenting tasks, and allowed… Read more »

Straight talk about Cyber stalking What are the signs and how can you protect yourself from it

Straight talk about Cyber stalking: What are the signs and how can you protect yourself from it?

Technology opens our lives up in ways that weren’t possible even less than a decade ago. Nowadays, children laugh themselves silly when they hear their parents waxing nostalgic about the days when they had to call someone on the phone for directions or go to the library to search for information. Today you can easily… Read more »

FCC Chief begins Rollback of Net Neutrality Regulations

FCC Chief begins Rollback of Net Neutrality Regulations

On April 26, the new head of the Federal Communications commission (FCC) launched his long-expected campaign to undo the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules. The move had been somewhat expected after the recent repeal of the broadband privacy rules, but that hasn’t prevented extensive criticism, declaring the beginning of a new battle over the future… Read more »

Tips to manage and protect your Cloud data

Tips to manage and protect your Cloud data

Gone are the days when you had to bring your thumb drives or portable hard disks along wherever you go because cloud-based storage services are here to stay. Tips to manage and protect your Cloud data In fact, it’s quite difficult to track down the very first time the word “cloud” was used in computing,… Read more »

VPN vs. Proxy: What are the main differences?

VPN vs. Proxy: What are the main differences?

With all the threats on today’s digital world, more and more internet surfers realize the importance of enhancing the security and privacy of their internet connection. But a dilemma appear, “what is the best tool to protect my online privacy?” The two terms that usually tossed around: VPN and Proxy. These security tools are used… Read more »