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How to Clear Your Browser History

Your web history is an itemized record of each page you visit on the internet. All browsers log your history, and while this can be helpful, there are considerable privacy concerns if you never delete browsing history. Learn how to clear the history ...

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Browser

How to Clear Your Browser History

Your web history is an itemized record of each page you visit on the internet. All browsers log your history, and while ...

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Drivers

How to Update Your Device Drivers for Windows

Device drivers are software that tells your computer’s operating system how to talk to its hardware. Without device drivers, your ...

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Drivers

How to Update Your Device Drivers for Windows

Device drivers are software that tells your computer’s operating system how to talk to its hardware. Without device ...

IP Address

How do I Hide My IP Address?

Your IP address is a unique identifier that tells websites and services who you are online — so it’s understandable that you’d want to conceal it from time to time. Learn how to hide your IP address with three internet privacy tools: VPNs, Tor, and ...

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IP Address

How do I Hide My IP Address?

Your IP address is a unique identifier that tells websites and services who you are online — so it’s understandable that ...

VPN

How to Improve Your VPN Speed

VPNs are supposed to deliver online privacy and security without slowing you down. But a sluggish VPN can have a real negative effect on your internet experience. Learn some of the most common causes behind a slow VPN connection and what you can do ...

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VPN

How to Improve Your VPN Speed

VPNs are supposed to deliver online privacy and security without slowing you down. But a sluggish VPN can have a real ...

Proxy

How to Set Up a Proxy Server on Your PC, Mac, or Web Browser

A proxy server sits between your computer and the internet. Acting as a bridge between your web browser and internet services like ...

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Proxy

How to Set Up a Proxy Server on Your PC, Mac, or Web Browser

A proxy server sits between your computer and the internet. Acting as a bridge between your web browser and internet ...

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Ransomware

What is CryptoLocker Ransomware and How to Remove it

CryptoLocker: a strain of ransomware so potent and dangerous that it took a dedicated global government task force to bring it down — ...

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Ransomware

What is CryptoLocker Ransomware and How to Remove it

CryptoLocker: a strain of ransomware so potent and dangerous that it took a dedicated global government task force to ...

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Ransomware

What is WannaCry?

Infecting more than 230,000 Windows PCs in 150 countries in one day — many of them belonging to government agencies and hospitals — the ransomware known as WannaCry shocked the world with its widespread attack. As of today, Avast has blocked more ...

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Ransomware

What is WannaCry?

Infecting more than 230,000 Windows PCs in 150 countries in one day — many of them belonging to government agencies and ...

Viruses

Is Windows Defender Good Enough?

Windows 10 includes a free antivirus application that promises to protect your computer against malware, but is Windows Defender good enough to keep you totally safe? In some cases, it might be, but you’ll enjoy more comprehensive protection with a ...

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Viruses

Is Windows Defender Good Enough?

Windows 10 includes a free antivirus application that promises to protect your computer against malware, but is Windows ...

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Other Threats

Rootkits Defined: What They Do, How They Work, and How to Remove Them

Rootkits are a stealthy and dangerous type of malware that allow hackers to access your computer without your knowledge. Learn how you ...

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Other Threats

Rootkits Defined: What They Do, How They Work, and How to Remove Them

Rootkits are a stealthy and dangerous type of malware that allow hackers to access your computer without your knowledge. ...

Speed

How to Increase Your Internet Speed... Right Now!

Subpar download speeds, websites loading super slowly (or not at all), lagging online gameplay, and videos that won’t stop buffering: ...

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Speed

How to Increase Your Internet Speed... Right Now!

Subpar download speeds, websites loading super slowly (or not at all), lagging online gameplay, and videos that won’t ...