Tag Archives: Security

Securing Smartphone Card Readers

Mobile security seems to be a misnomer of sorts. We are now living in a generation when mobile technology has impacted several aspects of human living, but at the same time we are exposed to the threats of identity theft and cyber fraud. It seems as if the extent of the benefits brought about by […]

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Big Data = Big Security Concern for 2016?

Big Data = Big Security Concern for 2016?

Along with the Internet of Things, Big Data is the most significant trend that will affect information technology and security in 2016. Big Data is a term that describes the diverse processes of data discovery, collection and analysis from various sources for the purpose of advancing information technology and computing. Big Data presents a number […]

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How the Windows 10 PIN Logon Increases Security

How the Windows 10 PIN Logon Increases Security

With each new version of Windows, new and innovative features are improving the total user experience in different ways. The latest version of Windows, Windows 10, is quickly growing in popularity due in part to its innovative security features. Data security has become an increasing concern with Windows products. Windows products are among the most […]

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Cloud Versus Server: Which Is Safer?

Cloud Versus Server: Which Is Safer?

It’s one of the biggest questions in computing right now: is it safer to store your files and other important information on your own server, or on the cloud? The answer isn’t that simple. At present, cloud security and server security are practically neck-and-neck in terms of which one is going to keep your data […]

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Tips To Make Your Twitter Tweet

Tips To Make Your Twitter Tweet

Social media users feel the first waves of Facebook fatigue. Sure, they still dutifully check their page, afraid to miss out on an event invitation or a photo they are tagged in–however the love has gone out of the relationship.  Enter Twitter, with it’s 140-characters or less mandate, Twitter offers respite from the overload of […]

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How to Improve Your Security When Using a Public Terminal

How to Improve Your Security When Using a Public Terminal

Let’s face it. Public internet terminals simply are not safe for anything more than general browsing. In fact, public internet terminals are hardly even safe for that. Logging into your bank account or any other financial account at a public terminal could end up as a nightmare. It is not advised to use public terminals […]

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The Anatomy of Windows 8: What’s New and Amazing?

The Anatomy of Windows 8: What’s New and Amazing?

The new version of Windows is all about performance, multitasking, security, built-in applications, user interface, and more. You can easily make a transition to this new world without a hitch. Listed below are a few differences that make Windows 8 an amazing experience for the users: Faster Boot You can startup your Windows 8 desktop […]

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Security Precautions For Your Smartphone

Security Precautions For Your Smartphone

Taking precautions to make sure your smartphone (and all of the information in it) stays secure, isn’t something many of us think about. By following just a few basic security tips, you can learn to protect your smartphone from viruses and exposing personal information that could lead to identity theft. Whether you use it for […]

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