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Secure and Anonymous: Software for Privacy and Safety in 2019

2018 has come and gone with yet another batch of disconcerting reports of security breaches, data leaks and virus mutations that should leave the average PC user concerned for their devices and their safety. Staying ahead of personal data before…

AOMEI Backupper Standard 4.6 Review: Automatic Backups, No Worries

Platforms: Windows XP, Windows Vista (32/64 bit), Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows 8, Windows 10 Company: AOMEI Technology Editions: Standard ($0) / Professional ($50) / Server ($200) Features: System/file/disk backup and restoration, automatic backups, disk/system cloning, real-time file sync Last…

AOMEI Partition Assistant 7.5.1 Review: Powerful, Simple and Versatile

Platforms: Windows XP, Windows Vista (32/64 bit), Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows 8, Windows 10 Developer: AOMEI Technology License: Freeware ($0) / Professional (£40 GBP / $50 USD) Features: Disk management, partition creation/merging/resizing/migration, boot disk/USB creation Last update: 7.5.1 (November…

How to Surf the Web Anonymously

The Internet can lull us into a false sense of security. After-all, when we’re hidden behind a phone, tablet or computer, how can anyone know who we are? Unfortunately, though, every time we log on to the internet, we are…

How to Avoid Facebook Scams

For many of us, having a social media account is essential. It lets us keep in touch with family and friends, shows off our trips to the gym or holidays and even lets us create our own online personas of…

VPN Tutorial: A Complete Virtual Private Network (VPN) Guide

In this tutorial, we’ll go over what virtual private network (VPN) is, why it’s essential to use one, and how to correctly set it up.

Facebook Announces Portal for All Your Video Chatting Needs

In what looks to be a direct competitor to the Amazon Echo Show, Facebook have launched a new gadget called the Facebook Portal. Aimed at video chatting, the Facebook Portal will allow users to video chat with anyone who has…

Chrome Introduces Password Manager to Prevent the Use of the Same Passwords

We’re all guilty of poor password management, with the majority of us using the same password for every login we use, with only a few extra numbers plopped on the end for marginally better security. In fact, many of us…

MacBook Pro Firmware Aims to Fix Thermal Throttling Performance Issues

The latest line of MacBook Pro laptops have been undergoing no small number of issues related to thermal problems, but Apple has been quick to diagnose and issue a firmware fix for the issue. Redesigning the internals may not be…

4 Ways Microsoft Visio Can Help You in Buisness

If you run your own business, you know that the right technological tools can make all the difference between success and failure, between excellence and mediocrity, between wowing a client and making them consider going back to their Rolodex for…