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avoid ransomware

Oct 14 2020

The Best Ways to Avoid Ransomware (and How to Recover If Effectively)

Are you worried that your device may fall victim to ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malware that keeps you from accessing your personal files or computer system. Once ransomware hits your computers, the hackers will demand a ransom payment. They will demand this payment in exchange for access to your files and system. Ransomware…
computer speed

Sep 30 2020

Old Hardware, New Tricks: 5 Ways to Improve Computer Speed

Are you looking for ways to make your old computer or laptop hum like it once did? Have you noticed that your computer is becoming significantly slower than it used to be? If so, then you need to look at different ways to give your computer a speed boost. There are many different ways to…
phishing texts

Sep 16 2020

How to Protect Yourself From Phishing Texts, Emails, and Fake Sites

Almost 60 percent of Americans have fallen victim to fraud at some point. Fraud and identity theft also seem to be on the rise. Data breaches, scam emails, and more are putting people at more risk. How can you keep yourself safe from threats like phishing texts and emails? You can start with this helpful…
cell phone recycling

Sep 2 2020

Cell Phone Recycling: The What, Why, and How

Have you ever wondered what you should do with an old cell phone after you’ve upgraded or bought a new one? You’re not alone. Some people keep their old cell phones as backups in case the new one breaks. They tuck the phones away into the dark recesses of a closet or stash them in…
how long should a laptop last

Aug 24 2020

How Long Should a Laptop Last? A Detailed Guide

Deciding which laptop to buy can be a difficult choice, as you’re trying to balance your budget with your wants and needs. Once you finally buy it, you plan on taking excellent care of it. After all, you just got it and you want it to last! But you might also be wondering: How long should a laptop last?…