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Online Tech Support Scams

Avoid Online Tech Support Scams and PC Cleanup Solutions

Every single day, scores of innocent people are trapped by scam artists into Online Tech Support Scams and forced to shell out hundreds of dollars for non-existent computer problems. The tool or medium they use to initiate communications with a potential victim [...]

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What is Net Neutrality? Definition and Rulings

Net Neutrality has been a subject of debate recently and probably people are still debating the new rules that emerged around May 15, 2014. This post explains what is Net Neutrality really about in simple terms, why is it important, [...]

Access Restricted Websites

Unblock and access Blocked or Restricted Websites

Websites can be blocked at three levels: Computer level, Network level or the ISP/Governmental level. Some DNS services, such as Open DNS, too provide options to block certain types of websites for different users sharing the computer. Then, there are some [...]

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Getalink: Free file sharing online service

We often need to transfer large files to our clients, colleagues, friends and family. May it be a birthday party video or a large batch of photos, sending large files at email attachments is really tricky and annoying. Most of [...]

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Dangers of Internet of Things – Security Issues

Internet of Things (IoT) is about smart appliances that have a computer chip at the core and are connected to the Internet for functioning. An example can be a remotely triggered smart oven that heats up the food inside by [...]

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Configure & Limit Reservable Bandwidth Setting In Windows 8.1

In general, bandwidth is actually the rate at which data travels to and fro from your computer. In other words, bandwidth is the range covered for data transmission between an upper range and lower range. Bandwidth is usually controlled by [...]

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Use Surfly to browse, share and work together

Surfly is an online screen sharing web app. With it you can browse any website and share its screenshot easily with your friends right from your browser. No need to install any plugins, or a desktop application. How does Surfly [...]

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How to prevent Stealth Attacks on the Internet

To begin with, I am not an expert on the subject. I came across a whitepaper from McAfee that explained what a stealth attack is as well as how to counter them. This post is based on what I could [...]

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Avoid Internet Catfishing Social Engineering Scams

Ingenious Internet predators these days cite various reasons for tricking people. No matter out of what they do it – loneliness, boredom or some emotions (hate, curiosity); luring naive Internet users into fake romantic relationships to seek love online has [...]

What is Internet Of Things

What Is Internet Of Things – Is It Good Or Bad?

What Is Internet Of Things? There is nothing new about it. You have been with it for past many years. The most common form of Internet as you can imagine is human to human interaction. That can be called Human [...]

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What Is Online Reputation – Management And Tips

All of us know it takes much time to build a good reputation while one wrong act can ruin all of it. Your reputation is your goodwill – an asset that is calculated as well, when you are estimating your [...]

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Create & share single URL to open multiple links

While searching for an information on the web you often browse through various websites and find that the information you require is scattered on multiple sources. Now, in order to extract the information you have to make a note of [...]

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