How to Scan and Remove a Virus From Your Phone

Learn how to scan & remove viruses from your Android phone or iPhone in a few short steps. Clean your mobile of malware, malicious apps and annoying adware pop-ups.

How to Check if an Android App is Safe to Install

With scams and viruses lurking on the Play Store, how can you ensure an app is safe to use? Whether gaming or mobile banking, try these quick checks.

How to Prevent Your Car from Being Hacked

Follow these 6 tips to stop criminals from hacking your car’s locks and computer system. Here are the essential steps that you can start doing right now to protect your car or truck.

How to Password Protect Excel Files, Word Docs, PowerPoints

Easily add a password to your Microsoft Excel, Word, or PowerPoint files to prevent anyone from opening them. Works with Microsoft Office 365, Office 2016, Office 2013, and Office 2010 for Windows.

The Ultimate Guide to Mac Security 2018

Think you've got Mac security covered? Learn how to protect your Mac from common threats like viruses, thieves and snoops with our essential safety tips.

How to Hide Your IP Address

Governments and businesses are snooping more than ever -- so you might want to hide your IP address. Learn how to do it by using a proxy server, VPN or Tor.

How to Set Up & Use a VPN on Your Mobile Phone

This step-by-step guide helps you set up and connect to a VPN client on your iPhone or Android phone. Start using a mobile VPN today and keep your online activity private and anonymous.

The Large-Scale Cyberattack Survival Guide

Everything you need to know to survive the Big One. Here are 7 tips on how to stay protected and make sure you don't get roped into a cyberwar when large nation states start slinging digital arrows at each other.

Why isn’t My Android Phone Getting Updates?

There’s a serious problem with Android system updates. Why do they take so long to arrive and what can be done to improve this?

How to Stay Safe on Twitter | Ultimate Guide

Thirty-three tweetable Twitter tips to protect your safety and privacy, clocking at 280 characters or less. #tweetsafely

Mythbusters: VPN for Gaming – Do You Really Need One?

The real truth about how gamers use VPNs. Whether you're a pro gamer or casual, here are all the reasons you might need a VPN — and all the reasons why you probably don't.

Meltdown and Spectre megabugs: a quick ‘n easy guide

The latest on the Meltdown and Spectre processor bugs -- where they come from, who they affect, how they work and how to fix them -- explained simply.

How to check if a website is safe

Website safety checks are a critical part of keeping your information safe online, but how can you tell if a website is safe? Just follow these tips.

7 Essential iPhone Security Tips

The iPhone isn't invulnerable. Here are 7 easy ways you may not know to lock down your iPhone and ensure your security against hackers and thieves.

Windows 10 Privacy | Is Windows 10 Spying on You?

Windows 10 Privacy: Everything you need to know to keep Windows 10 from spying on you

Check out these real-life airline scams

These real-life airline online scams leave people with empty pockets. From fake websites to credit card theft, spot the warning signs before it’s too late

Avoid these mistakes when using free Wi-Fi

Checking your balance on that free airport Wi-Fi could end up costing you everything you have. Here’s how to avoid getting hacked while using public Wi-Fi.

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?

7 tips for safer online shopping

Here are basic tips everyone should know to shop safely online.

How to create a strong password — that you won’t forget

Make a password that's nearly impossible to crack and fun -- that's right, fun -- to remember.

Why You Need A Password Manager

You need a unique and random password for every one of your online accounts - an near impossible feat for mere mortals without a manager

The Internet of Things Can Be Used Against You

We can all be lazy -- but we should fight the urge when it comes to creating and using passwords. Here's what NOT to do.

Top Safest and Most Dangerous US States for PCs

Some states are more dangerous than others for PCs -- we tell you which ones have the highest and lowest levels of malware.

How reckless are you?

We all know life is risky - but how risky? Take our quiz and see whether you'll live to be a 100 or win a Darwin Award.

Why You Should Cover the Camera on Your Laptop or Tablet

Your camera isn't just a window out into the world — it's also a window in. And if you're not using it, you really should be covering it up with tape.

Top Safest and Most Dangerous Countries for PCs

Some countries are more dangerous than others for PCs -- we tell you which countries have the highest and lowest volumes of malware attacks.

Your Password Sucks

We can all be lazy -- but we should fight the urge when it comes to creating and using passwords. Here's what NOT to do.

Email Security Checklist

Read our guideline - 9+1 tips how to stay safe online. What to be careful about with your email account.

How to Get Rid of a Virus & Delete Viruses From Your Computer

Finding a virus, trojan, or worm on your PC can be alarming, but hope is not lost! Take a deep breath & follow these steps to get rid of a computer virus.

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