Identity Theft Checklist (Financial Fraud Prevention)

Use this Identity Theft Checklist to Protect Yourself To protect yourself from identity theft and financial fraud, you need to put measures in place that make life hard for identity thieves. Like the defenses of a castle, you must set up a number of layers of protection. Although using the techniques found throughout this website […]

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Basic Measures for Preventing Online Tracking

Browsing in Privacy Mode and Using Plugins Offer Basic Anti-Tracking Protections Using Your Web Browser’s Incognito / Private Browsing / InPrivate Mode The easiest, quickest and most basic action you can take is to use your Internet web browser app in its private mode. This provides only a bare minimum of protection from online tracking, but […]

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Email Privacy Checks You Should Do Right Now

Keeping Your Email Address Private To help give your email address a low profile, first enable any features that block email bugs (also known as beacons) . This blocking protection usually takes the form of a block images option in your email settings. When images are displayed in your email, this can be used to send […]

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Portable Encryption and Storage Devices

Achieving Portable Encryption with Drives, USB Memory Sticks and Memory Cards Portable drives are popular and practical, especially if you have lots of large downloads, such as videos. Our recommended encryption methods just as easily lets you create an encrypted container on a portable hard drive, USB memory stick or SD card. Once mounted, it operates […]

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How to Torrent: An Introduction to Torrenting

What are Torrents? Torrents were developed in 2001 (yep, that long ago) but their importance and popularity as a way of sharing files on the Internet continue to grow. Before learning how to torrent you should know a little bit about what they are. Torrents are small text files that contain just a few pieces of […]

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How to Use Couch Potato, SABnzbd and Sickbeard

Reap the benefits of full Usenet automation by learning how to use Couch Potato, SABnzbd and Sickbeard.  Even at 30+ years old, Usenet remains a great source of digital content for your downloading pleasure. Usenet offers optimum speeds, reliability and safety, even compared to more recent technologies such as torrent file-sharing. If you are not […]

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VPN Kill Switch

To be as safe as possible online, you should use a VPN kill switch.These are the best VPN services with a kill switch.A good VPN will hide your IP address and encrypt your traffic, protecting you and your information in the process. But even the best VPN services go down on occasion.And when that happens – […]

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