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How to protect yourself from malware – Malwarebytes

Security  on your desktop and your mobile devices has become an important issue in today’s always-on  world. Consequently, protecting yourself from infection and intrusion by malware is a matter of priority for online users.  What is Malware ? Wikipedia defines malware as ” ..malicious software…any software used to disrupt computer operations, gather sensitive information, gain access to(…)

CLOUD COMPUTING VS. TRADITIONAL PC #INFOGRAPHIC

The infographic below provides a basic overview of the difference between  cloud computing and the traditional computer to back up your data. One of the most obvious differences  is that equipment failure or failure of your hard drive will usually mean the loss of all your data – while data stored on cloud is not linked to local(…)

Dynamic vs. Static IP Addresses

An IP address is similar to a phone number. It is a 32-bit number that identifies clients and servers on the Internet. Simply stated, every computer on  a network like the Internet has a unique identifier. In the similar way that the address on a letter functions, computers use  this unique identification to send and(…)

I’m an RSS addict

          Have you ever heard of RSS? Maybe you’ve seen the icon in your browser’s address bar. Originally, RSS stood for “RDF Site Summary,” but it’s now been shortened to “Really Simple Syndication”. If you like blogs and news, RSS is what your life has been missing. Blogs are great. There(…)