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Discover how to protect your PC or Mac from online threats and how to respond if your computer is compromised. Boost performance for work and gaming, and enhance your privacy with a VPN.

Cleaning

How to Clean Up Your Mac

Missing your clean Mac? Over time, Macs get cluttered up with unnecessary junk files, which take up valuable disk space and create problems and slow-downs. Ditch those junk files with a disk cleanup on your Mac! Our guide ensures you know exactly ...

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CLEANING

How to Clean Up Your Mac

Missing your clean Mac? Over time, Macs get cluttered up with unnecessary junk files, which take up valuable disk space ...

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Malware

Malware vs. Viruses: What’s the Difference?

Plenty of people use the terms “malware” and “virus” interchangeably, but they’re not quite the same. The difference between malware ...

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MALWARE

Malware vs. Viruses: What’s the Difference?

Plenty of people use the terms “malware” and “virus” interchangeably, but they’re not quite the same. The difference ...

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Ransomware

How to Prevent Ransomware

Ransomware is a dangerous form of malware that infiltrates computers and mobile devices to kidnap precious files and hold them hostage. With attacks on the rise, it’s crucial that you make ransomware prevention part of your digital life. Luckily, ...

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RANSOMWARE

How to Prevent Ransomware

Ransomware is a dangerous form of malware that infiltrates computers and mobile devices to kidnap precious files and ...

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IP Address

IPv4 vs. IPv6: What’s the Difference?

IP addresses are what allow computers and devices to communicate with each other over the internet. Without them, no one would know who’s saying what, or to whom. But there are actually two types — and the differences between IPv4 and IPv6 are ...

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IP

IPv4 vs. IPv6: What’s the Difference?

IP addresses are what allow computers and devices to communicate with each other over the internet. Without them, no one ...

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IP Address

What is an IP Address?

An IP address is a numerical representation of where a device is connected to the internet. It’s how you identify where something is and, to some degree, what that thing is. Understanding the basics of IP addresses is essential to making your way ...

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IP

What is an IP Address?

An IP address is a numerical representation of where a device is connected to the internet. It’s how you identify where ...

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Internet of Things

Internet of Things Security Risks

Have you started a sentence today with “Alexa,” “OK Google,” or “Siri”? If so, you may have put your home or business at risk. The Internet of Things (IoT) is exploding, but many people are still unaware of the risks introduced by smart devices. ...

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IOT

Internet of Things Security Risks

Have you started a sentence today with “Alexa,” “OK Google,” or “Siri”? If so, you may have put your home or business at ...

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Hardware

How to Format a Hard Drive: The Essential Guide

There comes a time for every PC or Mac where you need to start all over again and wipe your hard drive clean. Common reasons to do so ...

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HARDWARE

How to Format a Hard Drive: The Essential Guide

There comes a time for every PC or Mac where you need to start all over again and wipe your hard drive clean. Common ...

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Cleaning

The Essential Guide: How to Clean Up Your Computer

Never done a PC cleanup? Random files and unused programs are taking up your storage space if not. In this article, we’ll guide you ...

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CLEANING

The Essential Guide: How to Clean Up Your Computer

Never done a PC cleanup? Random files and unused programs are taking up your storage space if not. In this article, ...

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Speed

How to Speed Up Your PC

Remember how fast your PC ran when you first got it? Has it become all sluggish and slow as molasses? Don’t worry — we’ll help you boost your old Windows 7 or Windows 10 computer and get it running just like new.

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SPEED

How to Speed Up Your PC

Remember how fast your PC ran when you first got it? Has it become all sluggish and slow as molasses? Don’t worry — ...

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Speed

How to Speed Up a Slow Mac

Think Macs always run lightning-fast? Think different! Like all computers, Macs run slower over time. Luckily, you’re not doomed to a slow machine. Whether you want to fix the issues manually or speed up your Mac with software, we’ve got all the ...

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SPEED

How to Speed Up a Slow Mac

Think Macs always run lightning-fast? Think different! Like all computers, Macs run slower over time. Luckily, you’re ...