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What Happens to Your Digital Property When a Company Goes Out of Business?

A handful of digital services will be terminated this year, and you’ve probably bought digital copies of games or movies from them. You’ve purchased this digital property, but there’s a chance that you won’t be able to keep it.

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HTTPS Is Almost Everywhere. So Why Isn’t the Internet Secure Now?

I wrote an article about this subject, to train you how to do this for free.

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How to Hide Your IP Address (and Why You Might Want To)

Your IP address is like your public ID on the internet. Any time you do anything on the internet, your IP address lets servers know where to send back information you’ve requested. Many sites log these addresses, effectively spying on you, usually to deliver you more personalized ads to get you to spend more money. […]

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Windows Registry Demystified: What You Can Do With It

If you like this sort of info – enjoy!!

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No, Microsoft Isn’t Turning Windows 10 Into a Paid Subscription Service

I’m pissed off at these jerks who keep knocking microsoft just because they wouldn’t let them play with their software. Apple wouldn’t exist you idiots if it wasn’t for Bill Gates. Grow up. – David Ashton – now the story headline is about : Once again, sensationalist clickbait is claiming Microsoft will soon require a […]

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I use gmail for all my email

Watch my video, as I explain how to set this up and why. Go here for more info re virus protection.

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How to Enable Windows Defender’s Secret Crapware Blocker

I been using this software for the last 10++ years – no need to pay anyone anything. Plus I run all my mail through gmail. Windows 10’s antivirus does a good job overall, but it lets crapware through. A hidden setting intended for organizations will boost Windows Defender’s security, making it block adware, potentially unwanted […]

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