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Internet and Computer Security for Home Users During Lockdown (well, any time really) – Part 3

Crime, Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Rules, Security, Technology

It’s just a harmless little distraction. Here’s my answer to these neat little questions. If you love me you’ll copy and paste this to your status with your answers and tag 2397 to play too. Unless you live without social media (particularly Facebook in that example), you will have seen these little questionnaires and although […]

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Internet and Computer Security For Home Users During Lockdown (well, any time really) – Part 2

Crime, Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Rules, Security, Technology

Passwords. They’re annoying. They’re a massive pain in the arse. And now, people are saying your favourite password – your first dog’s name – is no good because it’s too short and too personal. You may even have received an email that says some scumbag installed malware on your computer and has video of you […]

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Internet and Computer Security For Home Users During Lockdown (well, any time really) – Part 1

Crime, Current Events, Entertainment, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Security, Technology

Most of the world is currently locked down, stuck at home to a greater or lesser degree, and spending a LOT more time on the internet. If you’re an introvert (like me), this isn’t a huge change over normal, but if you’re more socially inclined, this may be the first time you’ve really had to […]

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VPN – What does it really do?

Current Events, Entertainment, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Security, Technology

If you’re like a lot of people, you’ve probably noticed that Netflix in Canada is kind of sucky relative to Netflix in the USA.  Or perhaps you’ve hit a video link on some web site only to be told that the content is not available in your country.  Geography-based content rules are *REALLY* annoying… doubly […]

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