What does DNS mean?

How does DNS work?

The Domain Name System (DNS) acts as the phone directory of the Internet. Instead of phone numbers, computers communicate using numeric addresses called IP addresses that look like 192.168.1.1. Numbers are fine for computers, but humans are terrible at remembering...
How to use a guest network

How to use a guest network

“What is the Wi-Fi password?” is probably as popular a question as “Where is the bathroom?”. However, there is always a risk when you give out your Wi-Fi password. A guest network can help keep you safe. What is a guest...
How to encrypt a flash drive for Windows and macOS

How to encrypt a flash drive for Windows and macOS

Our flash drives transfer and store sensitive data, but how can you protect it if it’s lost or stolen? Anyone who gets their hands on your USB could access your personal information. Don’t let this happen. Learn how to encrypt...
How to delete temporary files

How to delete temporary files

Did you know that many of the things you use your computer for slow it down with loads of temporary files? Files that are no longer needed but take up space and hinder your device’s performance. It doesn’t have to...
How to start a Spotify private session

How to start a Spotify private session

Millions of us use Spotify without ever considering its potential privacy and security risks. Learn how to make Spotify more secure by enabling a private session and other useful features below. Spotify issues While Spotify is a convenient method to...
This is what you need to know about the new QUIC protocol

This is what you need to know about the new QUIC protocol

Take the best of the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP), add the security of TLS encryption, and then make them establish a connection and transfer data 3 times faster. If you think that’s impossible, you haven’t heard of QUIC. Can any...
How to delete your Uber account

How to delete your Uber account

You may be surprised to learn just how much Uber knows about you, especially when it comes to your sensitive geolocation data. Can you be sure that data is in good hands? Here’s how to delete your Uber account in...
What is a brute force attack?

What is a brute force attack?

“Brute force attack” may sound like a military term, but it’s not. It’s actually an old and not very sophisticated attack that hackers still successfully employ to this day. You shouldn’t fear it though, as you can protect your accounts...
How to delete Youtube history

How to delete Youtube history

We all know Google collects a lot of data, but did you know that it also logs every video you’ve watched and even every search you’ve made on Youtube? Sure it may be convenient if you like video recommendations. However,...
How to kick people off your Wi-Fi

How to kick people off your Wi-Fi

Your personal Wi-Fi is your digital home, so naturally you want to keep it safe and secure. Like strangers in your home, unidentified connections are suspicious and unwelcome. Find out how to see who is on your Wi-Fi and how...
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