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Snow Sports Industry veteran – Husband – Father – Network IT Ninja & Former Powncer. Old enough to know better but young enough to start a new career.

How To Hide Browsing History – Complete Guide

How To Hide Browsing History – Complete Guide TRIPWIRE GUEST AUTHORS MAY 21, 2017 How To Hide Browsing History – Complete Guide   People today have many concerns regarding their browsing history and the visibility of their data to another … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Tip: Turn Off File Explorer Advertising

Windows 10 Tip: Turn Off File Explorer Advertising Posted on March 8, 2017 by Paul Thurrott   https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/106424/windows-10-tip-turn-off-file-explorer-advertising While the Creators Update will include a number of important improvements to Windows 10, the escalation of File Explorer advertising isn’t one … Continue reading

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18 free ways to download any video off the internet

By: Dan Price February 22, 2017 http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/18-free-ways-to-download-any-video-off-the-internet/   Video is the future. Periscope has taken the world by storm, and YouTube has launched a subscription service. Even Spotify and Facebook are getting in on the act. We’re not here to ask … Continue reading

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Who is Anna-Senpai, the Mirai Worm Author?

// Krebs on Security —- Who is Anna-Senpai, the Mirai Worm Author? On September 22, 2016, this site was forced offline for nearly four days after it was hit with “Mirai,” a malware strain that enslaves poorly secured Internet of … Continue reading

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Before You Pay that Ransomware Demand…

Before You Pay that Ransomware Demand… Krebs On Security December 22 2016 https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/12/before-you-pay-that-ransomware-demand/ A decade ago, if a desktop computer got infected with malware the chief symptom probably was an intrusive browser toolbar of some kind. Five years ago you … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Victim of These Common Phishing Attacks

Written by Dave LeClair May 31, 2016 http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/dont-be-a-victim-of-these-common-phishing-attacks/ 6 Common Phishing Attacks and How To Avoid Them 11 May 2016 On February 2016, an apparently politically-motivated hacker accessed the personal information of 20,000 FBI employees and 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees … Continue reading

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How to Use “New Tab” in Chrome as a Note Taker

How to Use “New Tab” in Chrome as a Note Taker http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-use-new-tab-in-chrome-as-a-note-taker/   Written by Nancy MessiehMay 10, 2016 There are plenty of uses for Google Chrome’s new tab, and with the extensionNew Tab Draft, you can turn it into … Continue reading

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