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A Guide to Securing Your Smartwatch

A Guide to Securing Your Smartwatch

The humble smartwatch has taken the world by storm in recent years, with more and more people becoming interested in the multi-purpose, portable gadget. Last year alone, 20.1 million smartwatches were sold in the United…

Best Laptop for Homeschooling This 2020

Best Laptop for Homeschooling This 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, a lot of our kids will have to be homeschooled this year. Either because schools are still closed or that you chose not to send your kids back due to…

Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

As a small business, you may think that your organization is exempt from cybersecurity threats. However, in this day and age, anyone can be vulnerable.In fact, statistics from Accenture show that 43% of cyberattacks target…

Why Are You Getting So Much Spam? And How to Stop it

Why Are You Getting So Much Spam? And How to Stop it

If you use email, text/SMS messaging, or other messengers, you know the pain of spam. It wastes time, can deliver malware, and can give hackers access to your data and money. You may wonder, “Why…

Best GPS Watches For Kids In 2020: Know Where Your Child Is?

Best GPS Watches For Kids In 2020: Know Where Your Child Is?

Have you ever wondered where your young child is? Do I even need to ask? Have you ever wished you could quickly and easily communicate with your child when they’re away from home? Again, why…

Smart Social Review: Need Social Media Safety Tutorials?

Smart Social Review: Need Social Media Safety Tutorials?

I’m on a mission to help people protect themselves and their families online, and I love discovering others with the same mission. Smart Social has a membership program with many detailed Internet safety tutorials, aimed…

Android Security And Privacy Guide 2020

Android Security And Privacy Guide 2020

Android is the dominant mobile operating system (OS) in the world, running on over 72% of mobile devices, and it runs on over 39% of mobile devices in the US. That’s a lot of Android…

Windows 10 Security And Privacy Guide 2020

Windows 10 Security And Privacy Guide 2020

Microsoft Windows is the dominant desktop operating system (OS), running on over 65% of desktops and laptops in the US, and over 77% in the world. That’s a lot of Windows PCs! You store a…

Best Browser VPN: Is Your Web Traffic Protected?

Best Browser VPN: Is Your Web Traffic Protected?

Want to protect your web browsing traffic when you’re on public Wi-Fi? Did you know there are browser extensions and browsers that can protect your traffic from eavesdroppers? Let’s explore browser proxy extensions (sometimes called…

Best Portable Antivirus (Anti-Malware) Scanners In 2020 For Windows

Best Portable Antivirus (Anti-Malware) Scanners In 2020 For Windows

If your Windows PC gets infected with malware, the anti-malware software you have installed may not be enough to remove it. Fortunately, there are several portable anti-malware tools that you can run. Let’s look at…

How Often Should You Change Your Password? – Best Ways To Protect Your Privacy This 2020

How Often Should You Change Your Password? – Best Ways To Protect Your Privacy This 2020

“How often should you change your password?” This question has been around for as long as there have been passwords. Years ago, you may have had 5-10 passwords. Now, you likely have over 100. So,…

Raising Humans In A Digital World Book Review: Best Digital Parenting Tips

Raising Humans In A Digital World Book Review: Best Digital Parenting Tips

I’d like to share with you tips from the book Raising Humans in a Digital World: Helping Kids Build a Healthy Relationship with Technology by Diana Graber. I’ll give you my review and summary of…

Best Ransomware Protection In 2020: Have You Taken These Steps?

Best Ransomware Protection In 2020: Have You Taken These Steps?

Ransomware that hits organizations makes the headlines, but ransomware continues to hit consumers too. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to greatly reduce your risk of falling victim to ransomware. Let’s look at the…

Simple Cyber Life Review: Looking for Internet Safety Tutorials?

Simple Cyber Life Review: Looking for Internet Safety Tutorials?

I’m on a mission to help people protect themselves and their families online, and I love discovering others with the same mission. Simple Cyber Life is a membership site with high-quality, practical Internet safety tutorials.…

Internet Safety Tips for Parents, from Internet Crimes Agent

Internet Safety Tips for Parents, from Internet Crimes Agent

I recently attended a presentation by a former Internet crimes agent who now works in Information Security for a school district, where he sees how students use technology, the mistakes they make, and the consequences…

Cybersecurity for Dummies Book Review: How To Protect Your Privacy In 2020

Cybersecurity for Dummies Book Review: How To Protect Your Privacy In 2020

I’d like to share with you tips from the book Cybersecurity for Dummies by Joseph Steinberg. I’ll give you my Cybersecurity for Dummies book review and summary of the book, and you may want to…

The Internet Book Review: Protecting Your Child’s Privacy This 2020

The Internet Book Review: Protecting Your Child’s Privacy This 2020

I’d like to share with you tips from the book The Internet: Are children in charge?: Theory of Digital Supervision by Charlene E. Doak-Gebauer. I’ll give you my review and summary of the book, and…

Internet Safety Advice for Parents, from a Police Officer

Internet Safety Advice for Parents, from a Police Officer

Police officers who deal with cybercrime have a unique perspective. They work with a variety of people who have a wide range of issues. They also get to see how Internet crimes affect the lives…

Home Network Security And Privacy (Dr. Curtis Levinson Interview)

Home Network Security And Privacy (Dr. Curtis Levinson Interview)

I had the privilege of interviewing Dr. Curtis Levinson, Chief Information Security Officer of MetTel, Inc., a telecommunications company. He has over 30 years of experience in cybersecurity and information privacy with several organizations. He’s…

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