Items Tagged with secure
#50 / 2010-06-22 12:00:00 / 2:28 min.
Many Internet services use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) connections to encrypt data that travels between your computer and their server. This week, Stacy Reed shows us Google's encrypted web search and will show how to make it your default search engine in Firefox's search box.
#8 / 2010-05-12 09:00:00 / 1:46 min.
These days security is a big issue, especially when it comes to the Internet. You've got personal information, financial information and all kinds of other data that you don't want other people getting their hands on. So it is with email too. That's why Gmail provides an option of using https and
boosting your email security. It's easy to do and we'll show you how in this tutorial!
#85 / 2010-02-12 12:00:00 / 4:03 min.
IronKey claims itself as "the world's most
secure portable solution for data, desktops and identity." If you've ever lost a USB key, you know how upsetting it can be. All those pictures, MP3s, projects, documents and so on, gone. If you've ever
lost a USB keythat contains more than just memories though, you know the sense of panic. Passwords, sensitive data, perhaps bank statements, credit card transaction receipts and more. IronKey sets your mind at ease by keeping your sensitive data on lockdown.
#7 / 2009-07-16 12:00:00 / 4:40 min.
Today it seems we have a
password, PIN, or passcodeto access just about everything. From banking to shopping we need to remember an ever increasing number of these things to get through our day. So, today we're going to look at
five free password managersthat make it easy to
choose secure passwordsand just as easy to
remember all those passwords. And they're all
free Windows downloadsto boot.
#11 / 2009-05-15 09:00:00 / 18:04 min.
The latest version of
Internet Explorer 8, is being hailed as a must-have download for Windows users. It features
private browsing, a new and very handy feature called Web Slices and much, much more. Michael "Doc" Callahan gives the guided tour in this 10-part series.
#3 / 2009-05-06 09:00:00 / 2:26 min.
There may be times when you'd like to surf the Web and not have "tracks" left behind. Say you're shopping for a special present for a loved one. You may not want them seeing that you were on certain Web pages. For times like these Internet Explorer 8 offers InPrivate Browsing. In this mode IE8 doesn't save cookies, history, temporary Internet files, and other such online tracks.
#130 / 2009-03-11 09:31:00 / 3:26 min.
There are times when you have files that you want to protect. Files that you don't want others to have easy access to. For files like that you may want an encrypted disk. You have software right on your Mac that will let you make an encrypted disk in just minutes.
#122 / 2009-03-05 09:31:00 / 3:40 min.
A strong password is the first step in making sure you and your personal information stay safe online. We'll show you how to choose a good, strong password that will be very difficult to "crack" but still easy for you to remember. Here are some practical password-creation tips you can start using right away.
The latest version of Internet Explorer, Internet Explorer 8, is being hailed as a must-have download for Windows users. It features private browsing, a new and very handy feature called Web Slices and much, much more. Michael "Doc" Callahan gives the guided tour in this 10-part series.
iPhone photo-sharing app Instagram was recently the big buzz when Facebook bought it for one billion dollars.
Blogger for Android is a great app for those who use the Blogger service to blog and want to be able to make posts on the go.
Four Android activations every second, iOS pays better and opt-out of targeted ads plus the StumbleUpon app
Every second, 19 blog posts are created, 787 porn searches are enacted, 4.2 babies are born and four Android phones are activated. While Android is tops in activations, it's bested by iOS for developer pay. Also, we'll look at a largely unpublicized way t
Android apps on PlayBook, rooting your Android phone and Acer entering the tablet fray with the Iconia A500
Android apps on PlayBook explained; what they do, what they don't. An always up to date means to root just about any Android phone and Acer entering the tablet fray with the $450 Iconia A500