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20 Most Notorious Get Rich Quick Schemes You Must Say NO

May 22nd, 2017 - Filed under Info & News

The idea of becoming self-employed and rich is an obsession of the millennials. No wonder there are so many seductive offers to make quick money. While some of them might still be worthy, the most of these schemes are too suspicious. It is better to stay away from these twenty get rich schemes that are likely to become your nightmare.

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Do Not Fall for These 15 Facebook Cloning Scams and Hoaxes

April 17th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Facebook is truly a leader in social media with around two billion active users worldwide. With so many people using it, the platform becomes a popular target for cyber criminals, prankers, and even comedians. This has been causing some problems for the users who get tricked by various hoaxes, cloning scams, and fake news about dead celebrities, natural disasters, and other extraordinary events that did not happen.

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Facebook has started to battle hoaxes seriously around two years ago. Then, an update to News Feed was introduced to reduce the distribution of posts that people have reported as hoaxes and fake. Despite that one and many other updates, the platform is still targeted by cyber criminals. Unfortunately, in many cases they are successful.

Here are fifteen examples of Facebook cloning scams and hoaxes that made quite an impact. Read more…

20 Spam Call Blocker and Spam SMS Blocking Apps

March 26th, 2017 - Filed under Mobile

In this time and age, we are lucky to avail many technological conveniences and mobile technology is one of them. Today, we can call anyone at the tap of a finger or download apps to help us find routes or locate a place. However, there are also certain glitches that come with advancement in mobile technology.

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Spam calls and text messages are two of the common forms of this type of technology. They can be a headache some and let others intrude into our privacy. However, there are several apps that can be downloaded to alert you of a scam call so that you can prevent any privacy invasion. Some of them deserve a mention here: Read more…

Top 20 Privacy Apps to Keep Secret Photos & Videos Safe

March 14th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Most of the smartphone users have a large number of media (pictures, videos, etc.) on their phones which are to be kept secured from public usage.

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We always want some privacy that is because we want to hide some photos. The good news for such users who want to enjoy the smartphone technology in a thrilling way, there have been a large number of apps developed that induce the high-level privacy on their videos and photos. Read more…

Top 20 Apps to Block Spam Calls and Text Messages

March 14th, 2017 - Filed under Mobile

Cell phones accompany the user day and night. Other than calling, cell phone are also used for playing games for checking the Facebook or twitter several times a day. This much cell phone addiction has also increased the risk of getting an unwanted call or text messages. These unwanted calls might be a political call during the season of election, an aggressive telemarketing call, a call from a scammer of even from ex-lover that you don’t want to speak anymore. These spam messages and nuisance calls distract you if they are frequently coming. These unwanted calls would bug you at work, interrupt your dinner or these calls might wake you up at midnight.

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Unwanted calls are invading privacy by notifying the user at the wrong time and place. There are numerous apps which can rescue you by blocking these unwanted calls and messages. Read more…

20 Facts and Secrets Facebook Knows About You

March 8th, 2017 - Filed under Social Media

Almost all of us are found on Facebook. The charm of Facebook has inveigled all of us in some ways. Since the creation of Facebook in 2004, it has set different trends in social world and played an important role in connecting different people from all over the world.

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People from different socio-economic backgrounds and ethnicities are found on Facebook. And with the passage of time more functions are added in Facebook. People use Facebook for socialization, for getting in touch with their friends and family, to get updates on events and happenings and the list goes on. Read more…

Latest Facebook Privacy and Security Features to Protect Users

March 2nd, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Facebook, from the past many years; has gained the reputation of being a largest online social network podium across the globe. The influence of Facebook is too wide and its usability is so convenient that people of all ages such as a teenager, youth and senior citizens can even access it without any hassle. More than this, it has gained popularity in remote areas of every country in such a manner that you easily get connected and can interact with parents, neighbours, relatives and the known ones.

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But sometimes, you may get confronted with uncertain problems that have breached your FB account security and privacy. With the consistent arising of problems in Facebook, the merits between public and private space are getting diminished or blurred consistently as the time passes by. Without being aware of FB security and privacy features, you might end up becoming prey to identity theft, malicious activities as well as phishing attack plotted by the scammers and cyberpunks. Read more…

Top 20 Best File Encryption Tools for Privacy Protection

February 27th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Cyber security is a real problem in today’s digital world. According to Symantec, nearly 1 million cyber-attacks occurred daily in 2015. Symantec also reports that up to 75 percent of websites contain unpatched vulnerabilities, which puts everyone online at risk.

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One way to mitigate your risk of becoming a cyber-attack victim is to encrypt your data. That way, even if someone does get their hands on your data, it drastically reduces the chance that they can actually use it against you. Check out these top 20 file encryption tools that will help ensure your privacy online and on your desktop, listed in no particular order. Read more…

Top 20 Privacy Protection Apps & Tools You Should Install

February 23rd, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

As the world gets more digitally driven and the number of smartphone users increase, there are rising concerns about how individual and corporate privacy may be protected. In the light of the Snowden files, people have become more aware about the reality of privacy breaches and digital intrusion. Suddenly your personal details or files may not be so personal anymore.

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To guard against cyber-ware and malicious attack, here are 20 privacy protection apps you can install on your mobile. Read more…

Top 15 Websites to Learn Ethical Hacking Like a Pro

February 15th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Ethical hacking is a practice that does not undermine digital rights of another party. The hacker gets access to his or her desired online source.

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Ethical hacker is watchman for different websites who explores system’s weaknesses that a criminal computer expert can use in order to gain access to various online platforms. Ethical hacker does not destroy information or data. He or she reports directly to the organizational management to inform about potential vulnerability of the system. An ethical hacker also proactively works in order to resolve various security issues. Read more…

15 Guidelines to Make YouTube Benign for Your Kids

February 14th, 2017 - Filed under Videos

YouTube is a jungle that has everything in the form of a video that you can ask for. It contains motivational videos, music videos, tips and tutorials aka how-to videos, and even full-length movies. As much as it entails the wealth of information, it is equally alarming from a minor’s perspective as to which content is appropriate for viewing.

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Officially you should be aged 13 years or older to be able to create a Gmail account, yet for some reason, 7 year olds today have their Google accounts and in turn, YouTube channels. Makes us wonder, whatever happened to parental intervention while surfing online for kids. Read more…

Top 20 Most Secure Messaging Apps for Your Secret Chats

February 11th, 2017 - Filed under Mobile

Today, we live in a world where technology has developed far and wide. Technological developments have influenced the way we communicate with our friends, family, relatives, and acquaintance. We can find a lot of messaging apps these days that help us to communicate with people around us or chat with our beloveds. Chatting has become a common communication activity in the modern age. Many of the companies around the globe have come up with most secured messaging apps in order to aid people to chat with their lovers, friends, family, and acquaintance.

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We reside in an era of internet surveillance, and data logging. We can see a lot of people or companies do approximately anything to steal our personal information or read our secret chats. It is very important for people to make use of messaging apps that are safe and help you to keep your chats secret. Read more…

15 Ways to Store, Protect and Manage Your Online Passwords

February 5th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

There’s a good chance you’re living your life online now. You’ve probably got an interactive platform to work with colleagues and a home wifi network plan that’s designed to keep Netflix streaming as smooth as possible. There’s an app (or program) for literally everything you can imagine. It’s a great time to be alive.

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But for all the progress we’ve made and the convenience we have, we still haven’t figured out how to provide access securely. Even the most sophisticated algorithm and cutting edge computer software is locked behind a traditional password. The average person tends to have over 19 different passwords and 33% of all internet users use passwords that are insecure. Read more…

20 WikiLeaks Most Explosive Revelations and Scandals

February 4th, 2017 - Filed under Info & News

WikiLeaks is an organisation which has given us some of the most shocking scandals relating to governments and politicians in recent years. It was founded by Julian Assange, an internet activist who is currently seeking asylum in the Ecuador embassy in London over fear he will be extradited to the US and sentenced to death.

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However, this threat hasn’t stopped Assange from publishing top-secret documents and the period of the 2016 US Election was one of WikiLeaks’ busiest yet. Let’s take a look at the top 20 biggest revelations courtesy of WikiLeaks…so far. Read more…

All You Should Know About Advanced Cell Phone Tracking

December 8th, 2016 - Filed under Mobile

Nowadays data protection services are about to exceed the demand at the market. We can hardly underestimate the importance of an overall globalization, but it often deals with numerous drawbacks and obvious issues, especially when it comes to the spying activity. It is getting harder to keep the information secure, but regarding the privacy must be the only course of action to follow.

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