Tech – for Everyone

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

Just one reason I walked away..

One of today’s delightful headlines.. Rather ordinary, sadly.

* Unsecured server exposes 4 billion records, 1.2 billion people

Two security researchers have uncovered four billion records on 1.2 billion people on an unsecured Elasticsearch server impacting what is estimated to be hundreds of millions of people.Read more..

Yes. That’s “billion”. 1,200,000,000

By the time the masses wake up, it’s always far, far too late.

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Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

November 25, 2019 Posted by | computers, cyber crime, hackers, Internet, News, privacy, security, tech | , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Technology’s Biggest Myths – Consumer Advice

In this month’s PC World magazine, there’s an article in their PCWorld Consumer Advice section I think you will enjoy.. and probably learn a thing or two as well. (But it’s really Saturday Fun.) (Whadya know. This is my third post today.. be sure you scroll down!)

See, Technology’s Biggest Myths

Expensive cables are better! Defragging speeds up your PC! Refilling ink cartridges ruins your printer! We put these and nine other claims to the test to find the truth behind tech’s tallest tales.”

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September 18, 2010 Posted by | computers, tech | , , , | Leave a comment