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FREE Online Security Tips Guide!!

FREE Online Security Tips Guide!! | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Want to stay safe online?  I am sure you do.  We want to help you stay that way!

 

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FREE Online Security Tips Guide!!

FREE Online Security Tips Guide!! | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
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How To Effectively Secure Your New Computer

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How To Effectively Secure Your New ComputerGizmodo AustraliaSecuring your computer isn't very difficult, but the honest truth is that it's time consuming.

 

This an excellent article on securing that brand new computer that you get for Christmas!  It is so important that you not just take the computer out of the box and go straight to the internet.  Secure your computer first and then use it.  It may take a little time, but it will be well worth it in the long run.

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Useful Computer Security Resources - Select Real Security

Useful Computer Security Resources - Select Real Security | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Your Source for Security Information and Malware Prevention (RT @bmeyer41: [Updated] Useful Computer Security Resources - added 10 reliable resources http://t.co/pPI8ZO23...)...

 

Here is an excellent article which contains numerous articles about cyber security, security awareness, security 101, identity theft, phishing, online security and many others.  The article gives you a wealth of online security tips to use at home and at work.

 

Happy computing!

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How to add new commands to the Quick Access Toolbar in Word

How to add new commands to the Quick Access Toolbar in Word | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : For our society today, making things quicker and easier is the name of the game, especially when it comes to computers and technology.
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Do Not Track me feature now available in Google Chrome

Do Not Track me feature now available in Google Chrome | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Website tracking seems to be very prevalent these days.  Seems that we have no internet privacy these days.
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Microsoft’s security team is killing it: Not one product on Kaspersky’s top 10 vulnerabilities list

Microsoft’s security team is killing it: Not one product on Kaspersky’s top 10 vulnerabilities list | Computer Tips | Scoop.it

This is an interesting article about the status of IT security I hope that you will find interesting.

 

"Security firm Kaspersky has released its latest IT Threat Evolution report. There were some interesting findings in the report, as always, but the most interesting thing that stuck ..."

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Yahoo closes security hole that led to password breach | HITBSecNews

Yahoo closes security hole that led to password breach | HITBSecNews | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
#computer #security Yahoo said Friday that it has fixed a security vulnerability that allowed… http://t.co/TTmDwMqo...

 

Since the hack of 453,000 passwords from Yahoo, I would recommend that you change your password if you have a Yahoo account.  Let's stay safe out there!

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Chrome for iPhone and iPad worth a try - Boston.com

Chrome for iPhone and iPad worth a try - Boston.com | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Chrome for iPhone and iPad worth a tryBoston.comBy Damon Kiesow Boston.com Staff Reviewing: Chrome Company: Google Price: Free Platforms: iPhone, iPad Tested on: iPhone 4G / iPad 3 Should you get it? Yes, if you are an early adopter.

 

I can imagine that Apple users of the iPhone and iPad are pretty excited about having this fast browser for their devices.  I know this is my favorite browser on the Windows side!

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Has someone else been logging into your Facebook account other than you?

Has someone else been logging into your Facebook account other than you? | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Social media has become an intregal part of our everyday lives.  Facebook is probably the most prevelant these days.
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How do I change my Facebook password?

How do I change my Facebook password? | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Do you use Facebook?

I bet you do.

Next question, how long has it been since you have changed your Facebook password?
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Don’t warn me before closing multiple tabs in Firefox 12

Don’t warn me before closing multiple tabs in Firefox 12 | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : If you are like me, when you are surfing the internet, you probably have about 6 or 7 tabs open at the top of your browser screen viewing 6 [..]...
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10 Google Chromebook tips, tricks and tweaks

10 Google Chromebook tips, tricks and tweaks | Computer Tips | Scoop.it

Enjoy this article on the Google Chromebook!

 

After buying a Chromebook four weeks ago, I quickly became a full-time user of the device. Along the way I picked up some tips and tricks that make my Chromebook more productive and fun.

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Tweak Windows 7 Login Screen with Windows 8 Metro Clock

Tweak Windows 7 Login Screen with Windows 8 Metro Clock | Computer Tips | Scoop.it

In this article, read about how to tweak Windows 7 login screen with Windows 8 Metro Clock.


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Windows 8 Review: Is it really worth upgrading? | Technology | This ...

Windows 8 Review: Is it really worth upgrading? | Technology | This ... | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Fans of sweeping curves and a sleek, minimalist, colour scheme might think twice about Windows 8 – but that's the point. Apple has dominated the 'cool' factor in the computer industry for years, and Microsoft is well aware it ...

 

Please leave me a comment on your thoughts of upgrading to Windows 8.  Also, let me know if you are going to pay the extra money for a touch screen monitor.

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Trusteer prevents hackers attacking bank accounts

Certified Ethical Hacker, Computer Security Professional, Computer Forensics · Home · Who I am · Certifications · Resume · Bio · News & Press · Services · Contact · Blog · Trusteer prevents hackers attacking bank accounts · Home » Blog ...

 

I can personally say that using Trusteer will help protect you from man in the middle browser attacks when accessing your online banking account.  You can go to http://www.trusteer.com/download-trusteer-rapport to see if your bank utilizes the Trusteer Rapport product.

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How to change the Page Layout or Page Orientation in Microsoft Word 2010

How to change the Page Layout or Page Orientation in Microsoft Word 2010 | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : If you are using Microsoft Word 2010 now, some of the features have moved to different locations.
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HP urges consumer customers not to downgrade new PCs to Windows 7

HP urges consumer customers not to downgrade new PCs to Windows 7 | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has advised consumer customers not to downgrade new PCs equipped with Windows 8 to the earlier Windows 7.

 

This is certainly good to know if you are buying a new Hewlett-Packard desktop or HP laptop.

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U.S. seeks computer geeks to guard against digital attacks

U.S. seeks computer geeks to guard against digital attacks | Computer Tips | Scoop.it

Calling all geeks!  It looks like the US Government is searching for some ethical hackers for jobs with Homeland Security.  Check out this article about jobs with the Department of Homeland Security.

 

"Homeland Security hopes to offer ‘cooler’ jobs to overcome its difficulty in recruiting and retaining cyber-security experts (RT @intelcanada: Got the ins-and-outs of your #Ultrabook down? You could put that INTELligence to work for U.S"

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20 must-know Windows 8 tips and tricks | PCWorld

20 must-know Windows 8 tips and tricks | PCWorld | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Windows 8 can be somewhat inscrutable, even for long-time PC users. But with just a little hand-holding, the OS suddenly becomes much less mysterious.
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When and how will users get the next version of Microsoft's Office? | ZDNet

Are you going to upgrade to Office365?  If so, please leave me a comment.  

 

Summary: Office 365 prepaid cards for sale at Walmart? That could be just one of the new distribution strategies Microsoft has up its sleeve for its next wave of Office 15 products.

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Website tracking my location…..don’t track me!

Website tracking my location…..don’t track me! | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Never allow websites to request your physical location
It seems that everyone is concerned with privacy these days.
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How to setup an auto responder (Out of Office) email in Outlook 2010

How to setup an auto responder (Out of Office) email in Outlook 2010 | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : The more we rely on email these days, the more it is necessary to setup an auto responder email in Outlook (typically referred to an Out of [..]...
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Do you want to tell Firefox 12.0 that you do not want to be tracked?

Do you want to tell Firefox 12.0 that you do not want to be tracked? | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
Blog post at [PCTips4All] : Don't track my location!

It seems that more and more applications are wanting to track where we are going and where we have been.
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Windows 8 File History, file auto-backup feature

Windows 8 File History, file auto-backup feature | Computer Tips | Scoop.it

"File History. You can enable the new File History feature under System and Security in the desktop Control Panel, or by selecting the configure this drive for backup option in the drive's action menu when it is connected to the computer."

 

I am really excited to see this "on the fly" file level backup in the new Windows 8 platform!  

 

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Google Chrome - YouTube

Google Chrome - YouTube | Computer Tips | Scoop.it
To download Google Chrome, visit:...

 

Great YouTube channel!!

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