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    Why would anyone buy a subscription to a virtual private network (VPN) for privacy on the Web?

      Note: This article has affiliate links.   When you purchase access to the internet, you do not have automatic protection of your privacy. Even if whatever you do on the web seems to be hidden in your computer, your online moves are recorded by your browser and your internet service provider (ISP). Although you may not need to worry that your online activities are known by others, you have no control over how they will interpret them. When you look at a website that sells cars, a third party may not know your real intention for doing so but may still decide to target you with ads of cars…

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    How to protect your devices from viruses and other malware attacks in 2021

      Note: This article has affiliate links.   It is safe to say that as long as there are computers, there will be computer viruses. It’s an inevitable risk that comes with owning a computer, much like the risk of catching a cold during the winter season or getting teary-eyed while cutting an onion. Of course, these references are not perfect, but you get the point. Computer viruses are named after human viruses because of their ability to transfer from one infected file to another. However, unlike most human viruses, computer viruses are man-made. A computer virus is essentially a computer program designed to attach to legitimate computer programs and…

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    How to protect your computer and mobile phone from malware infections in 2021

      Note: This article has affiliate links.   Do you own a computer or a mobile phone? If you use your devices to access the internet, they are vulnerable to malware infection. One way you can protect them is to use an anti-malware product such as NordVPN’s CyberSec, McAfee, or Norton, one of the best malware protection software. A malware, or malicious software, is a software application developed to intentionally hurt computing systems, such as a computer, mobile phone, and network. As you will soon see, there are many ways malware can infect your devices, most of which involve tricking you into taking an action that will ease their entry…

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    How your Privacy is at Risk on the Web: using a virtual private network (VPN) can help

      Note: This article has affiliate links.   Are you concerned about your online activities being disclosed to third parties? If yes, keep reading, and a quick advice is to use a virtual private network (VPN) through a service provider such as NordVPN. When a record of your online activities is created, it can be used without your consent. Your record can be used to figure out how much money can be made from you by analyzing any of your online moves. The more you use the internet, the better of a profile of you can be created, and such profile can be used to predict your future moves. As…

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    What is 5G and Why is 5G faster than 4G?

    For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓   5G is the next generation of telecommunication that will succeed 4G in the coming years. But what does 5G really mean, and how much better is 5G than its predecessor? Before we can answer these questions, we need to look back on 4G’s debut in 2009 to learn how each generation is fundamentally different than its forerunner. 4G was formalized in a set of standards by the International Telecommunications Union-Radio (ITU-R) to guarantee faster speeds and a more robust network. Unlike 3G’s hybrid “hub and spoke model,” where data is sent to a centralized hub before distribution to the recipient, 4G…

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    How the New iPhone SE (2nd Generation) Compares with the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro

    This article has affiliate links. For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓     The new iPhone SE (2nd generation) is Apple’s sleek new economical alternative to their iPhone 11 line. Apple first introduced the SE in 2016 and now in 2020 we finally have a second generation SE. How does the iPhone SE stack up against the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro? The new SE is designed for users who are not content creators and prefer a phone that gives them that solid Apple experience at a solid price point. The SE is for users who want to post nice videos and photos to social media but…

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    How to Videoconference on your iPhone 11 and Android 11 Phone

    This article has affiliate links. For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓   With the coronavirus pandemic, you might find yourself separated from friends and family with no way to see them. Luckily, if you have access to a new smartphone, you have different options to get in touch with them. The best method is having a video call with them. There are many ways to have a video call on your iPhone 11 or Samsung Galaxy S20. iPhone 11 For the iPhone 11, there are a couple different methods you can use to make a video call. If the other person has an iPhone, you should use FaceTime.…

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    How to Play your Favorite PlayStation 4 Games on your Android 10 Phone

    This article has affiliate links. For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓     The PlayStation 4 is a very popular gaming console among gamers all over the globe. It’s really no surprise that over 97 million units of the PlayStation 4 have been shipped worldwide since its launch. Sony definitely knows how to keep its customers happy, and it has done exactly that once again. Sony launched the latest update to the PlayStation 4, version 7.0.0, and along with that came a series of amazing features, one of them being an updated Remote Play service which allows gamers to play their favorite games on their PC, Mac, Tablet…

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    How to Place and Receive Android 10 Phone Calls on your Windows 10 PC

    For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓   If you use a smartphone and a PC, you probably know how difficult it is to work seamlessly between them. Working on a larger screen and then switching to the smaller screen is not seamless at all and requires you to stop what you are doing so that you can continue on the other device. There’s some good news! Microsoft has now solved this problem by allowing users on Windows 10 to place and receive Android phone calls on your Windows PC. You can also send calls directly to voicemail with the click of a button. Many brands that offer their…

  • How to Take Nice Pictures with your iPhone 11 Pro
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    How to Take Nice Pictures with your iPhone 11 Pro

    This article has affiliate links. For related products, scroll to the end. ↓↓↓     The iPhone 11 Pro is in a league of its own. While you may still be getting around its massive size or its unique changes, one specific thing that might have caught your eye is the camera. And why wouldn’t it? The lenses on the back of an iPhone 11 Pro look like a futuristic tech that you would see in Spielberg movies. Oh, and there’s a subtle 80s reference for tech nerds. Movie references aside, though, iPhones are slowly bridging the gap between professional cameras and regular phone cameras. While nothing can quite compete…