Archive for September 2016

Working in the technical support department is certainly no walk in the park, especially when they have to talk to not-so-satisfied or irate customers. Oftentimes, the tech support person will hardly be able to get a word in, let alone whole sentences. So if you’re in a job as a tech support person, what can…

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Just recently after its release, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was taken off the market after people who bought it complained on social media that some units where either setting on fire or exploding. The company was eventually forced to issue a globalwide recall for the Galaxy Note 7 as it found that issues with…

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How familiar are you when it comes to various ways malware is distributed over the Internet? Over time, people have become wiser and more vigilant that they can’t be easily tricked by a “Nigerian Prince” email for example. However, it doesn’t mean that cybercriminals are stopping there; it only means that these bad people have…

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You bought your personal computer or laptop with a considerable amount of money — money that doesn’t grow on trees, by the way. And now that it’s causing some computer issues, are you willing to risk it by troubleshooting it using your very limited and non-tech savvy DIY troubleshooting skills? Honestly, there are some slight…

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Every day, thousands of online accounts get compromised, and cybercriminals use several different methods to hack into accounts and steal the user’s personal information. Phishing attack is the considered one of the most notorious methods of stealing information. Hackers can create a copy of a login page of a legit website and trick you to…

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It’s a hard fact — that as we delve deeper into the World Wide Web, protecting your identity from criminals gets harder by the day. The moment you provide your personal information to another entity — whether it’s a bank, an online survey, or a medical health provider — you give up control over that…

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Are you confident that your social media accounts are safe? Better give it a second thought. Why? Because chances are, it has a weak password and with the right skills, it can be decrypted in no time. With this in mind, it’s necessary for you to go over each and every social networking profile that…

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