Security

5 reasons to get an ad blocker

Ad blockers are more than just convenient ways of cleaning up the web. They also carry security, usability, and ethical challenges. Should you use one?

What is malvertising? Attack of the ads

Ads can do more than deliver a nice deal or an annoying popup. They can deliver payloads of malware too. Find out how.

Why cleaning your browser makes it safer

Your browser collects more information than you, and that can be used for or against you. Ever wondered what the catch in your browser's cache was?

What is DNS hijacking?

You type in an address, and get redirected to a fake websites that steals your passwords. Here's how it happens, and what you can do to stay protected.

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Performance

Chrome battery life vs Edge, Firefox and Opera

Which browser is draining your battery life the most? Chrome, Edge or Firefox? We put them head to head. Here are the surprising results!

How to Update your Applications with Tuneup

Updating all your Windows programs manually is a pain. Here's how you can keep your apps up-to-date automatically with TuneUp.

Top 10 Apps that Kill your Android Phone's Battery

Our latest app report shows the worst battery-draining apps for Android phones of late 2016. Is your favorite app among them? Find out.

Half your PC Apps are Out-of-Date — Fix Them Now

Research shows over half of the programs installed on PCs don't get updated, leaving vulnerabilities open for exploitation. Find out which apps are at stake.

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