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  • What are my options when Microsoft discontinues support for Windows 7?

    Windows 7, which was released in 2009 - when the Internet was a very different place - will no longer be supported for free starting January 15th, 2020.
  • Do those apps that scan for card skimmers at gas stations work?

    Credit card skimmers are a growing problem, especially at gas stations because gas pumps still aren’t setup to read chipped cards.
  • How can I tell if a text message from the IRS is legit?

    Tax filing season is "Christmas for Criminals" and every year we see new scams attempting to trick taxpayers, so being very careful is a really good idea.
  • What is the best OnBoard Diagnostics port scanner for my car?

    The OnBoard Diagnostics port is not just for your car, as many products are available to give you more detailed information when your engine light comes on.
  • How can I tell if hackers have any of my passwords?

    If you’ve been using the internet for more than a couple of years, you can assume that one or several of your passwords have been compromised.
  • What is a secure method of encrypting email messages?

    Email continues to be the most common communication channel for small businesses to interact with their clients, but it’s also one of the least secure.
  • Should I be using a VPN service on my smartphone?

    There are a number of reasons for using a Virtual Private Network, especially for mobile devices, such as laptops, smartphones and tablets.
  • Tech-related resolutions to keep in mind as 2019 approaches

    With 2019 quickly approaching, a number of tech resolutions can help keep your personal information safe from potential hackers.
  • Need help wading through all streaming TV service options?

    There’s never been a better time to switch to a streaming TV service, but the downside to so many choices is that it makes the decision much more confusing.
  • How do USB security keys work and should I get one?

    Your online assets have long been one of the major targets of hackers and the only thing keeping them out of your accounts is your passwords.
  • Which Android should I consider if I’m switching from an iPhone?

    As the sophistication of smartphones improves, the gaps between brands and platforms has narrowed, leading users to wonder if they should switch from iPhone to Android.
  • What is SIM hijacking and how do I prevent it from happening to me?

    Due to the level of reliance with our smartphones, an effective scam known as SIM swapping or SIM hijacking has been on the rise.
  • It’s rare for browser extensions to be dangerous, but take precautions

    Allowing anything into your browser can potentially allow others to monitor everything you’re doing or modify what you’ll actually see as you’re surfing the web. Thoroughly evaluate browser extensions before installation.
  • Should I use a service that scans dark web for my personal information?

    A service being offered by various security companies is a Dark Web Scan, which sounds pretty impressive based on the name. But should you use it?
  • What remote monitoring devices are best for rental properties?

    The variety of affordable remote monitoring devices that let property owners to keep tabs on their rental units has become a bit overwhelming.
  • Why did Google send me a Beacon and what will it do for my business?

    Google's Beacon technology designed to help the retail industry has been around since 2013, but it’s just now becoming more mainstream.
  • Here are the differences among iPhone map programs

    In the past six years, Apple has done a lot to try to catch up with Google, but where and how you use your iPhone map program has lot to do with which one might be better suited for you. And don't forget about Waze.
  • What can I do if I fell for a Microsoft scammer?

    The sophistication level being used to con people into thinking that they are talking to Microsoft evolves. Even the most levelheaded folks can be convinced by a skilled con man.
  • How can I protect my system from Windows update that deletes files?

    Microsoft recently started rolling out the Windows 10 October 2018 update that will start automatically installing itself for most systems starting next week.
  • Do your homework before choosing a video doorbell

    Installing a video doorbell is very easy and has many benefits, which often leads to the purchase of other "smart devices," so doing a little homework on the options as well as the platforms they use is important.