Tech – for Everyone

Tech Tips and Tricks & Advice – written in plain English.

SB 153 + Fun Video

Folks, here’s another pretty picture for your Sunday.

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Click on image to see more by this artist (reco’d)

untitled, by Craig Deakin, courtesy of Flickr Commons.

Sunday Ugly:

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Please understand – even if you are a parent, and even if you are worried about bad people in your neighborhood, you must resist your curiosity and remember to NEVER OPEN UNSOLICITED EMAIL. Period. End of story.

This is a classic “phishing” attack (yes, attack). You simply must be rather paranoid when you’re on the Internet — because they are trying to get you (and/or your computer). The psychology behind this one is pretty obvious.. and sadly, thousands will open it.

Friday Fun Video (kinda late)

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Today’s quote:Relying on the government to protect your privacy is like asking a peeping tom to install your window blinds.” ~ John Perry Barlow

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Find a way to make someone’s day today.
(Best advice I ever heard? Don’t sweat the small stuff.)

April 6, 2014 - Posted by | advice, computers, cyber crime, Digital Images, e-mail, hackers, Internet, Internet scam, Phishing, security, tech | , , ,

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