Internet & Security

Web Browser vs Search Engine

Learning the terminology is important. If you are confused by the difference between a search engine and a web browser, this simple explanation will be perfect.

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America is Target for Credit Card Fraud

Which country tops the lists of credit card fraud? Americans may be surprised to learn that we do. We lost $3.5 billion in card fraud in 2012, according to industry newsletter the Nilson Report. And a big part of the reason is that we are decades behind the rest of the world in some technology.

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StartPage Offers Secure Web Browsing

Did you know that search engines track your every move? They collect a lot of information about you. There is one special search engine that doesn't identify or track you. I'll tell you all about it here.

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Web Tracking is Monitoring our Every Move

Web tracing has gotten completely out of hand! The government is snooping on everything we do. On top of that, sharing of information between companies for advertising purposes has reached a level of alarming sophistication. Here’s my story about what they do and how they do it.

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The Target Breach - How to Protect Yourself

The credit cards that we American’s use every day are the most insecure in the world.  The situation is actually quite severe so I wanted to take the time today to give you a little more background on how the Target, and other recent fraudulent activities occurred and what you can do to protect yourself.

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Windows 8 - No Antivirus Needed

If you purchase a new Windows 8 computer, you will no longer need an anti-virus program. Some Windows 8 computers come with a trial version of an anti-virus programs like Norton or McAfee, but you don't need it. Here's the scoop.

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Two-Step Identification Adds Security

Are you looking for a way to protect yourself against hackers and identity theft? Having a good password that is unique for easy website is a good start, but in today’s troubled world it may not be enough to deter hackers. On top of that passwords are easy to steal and difficult to remember.

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