How To Set Your Homepage To Your Favorite Website

Published: Aug. 5, 2018, 4:24 p.m. in Chrome, Internet Explorer, Browser extensions, Safari, Firefox, How-to by Marcos González R.

Let’s admit it, you open your browser (it could be Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer 11 or Microsoft Edge), and sometimes there’s this annoying homepage that you didn’t choose. Let’s say, a News website that you didn’t ask for, or a page that your Antivirus set for you. That is ...

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What are 3G and 4G and How Fast are they?

Published: July 19, 2018, 6:23 p.m. in 3G, Mobile Broadband, Bandwidth, FAQ, 4G by Marcos González R.

Have you ever wondered what is that thing on the screen of your cellphone that says 3G (or 4G)? I remember having this old Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 that had said a 3G icon. Like me, maybe you thought “What's that, and what does it mean?” If you're in that ...

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How To Connect To a VPN On Android

Published: July 17, 2018, 5:40 p.m. in Virtual Private Network (VPN), Android, Internet Connection by Asif Mumtaz

Considering the current state of mobile data theft and privacy issues, many users are opting for a VPN for Android phones. Connecting to a mobile VPN is simple, and users have hundreds of VPN apps to pick something that they like.  Besides, Android OS comes with a default VPN client ...

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How To Clear the Cache in IE11

Published: July 6, 2018, 12:57 a.m. in How-to, Browser, Internet Explorer, Cache by Vincent

Have you experienced web pages looking funny or otherwise working poorly? There's a risk that you have an old file somewhere in your cache. One of the most common problems faced by folks surfing online is issues in loading a webpage, which is usually due to an uncleared cache in ...

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How to Hide Data Usage from Service Providers

Published: July 5, 2018, 6:02 a.m. in Data Usage, Privacy, Virtual Private Network (VPN), How-to, Broadband Connection, ISP by Jonathan

The media is filled with one horror story after another about celebrities or high-profile people who have had their online information hacked. Emails they thought were deleted are suddenly in the spotlight or even used for blackmail. If you don’t want your personal life out there for the world to ...

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How to Find Anyone Online

Published: July 4, 2018, 1:24 p.m. in Digital Footprint, How-to, Finding People by Serina Rajagukguk

If someone you're looking for has ever done anything on the internet, we're pretty sure they left a digital footprint somewhere. The word "Google" may be the first thing that pops up in your mind, but you should know that it's not the only way. There's only so much that ...

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Does Avast VPN Keep Logs?

Published: July 3, 2018, 8:31 a.m. in Avast VPN, Security, Reviews, Privacy, Virtual Private Network (VPN) by Jonathan

What is your reason for using a VPN? Do you love torrenting and need anonymity? Or perhaps you just want easier access to international Wi-Fi sources and sites by bypassing geolocation restrictions. Of course, it can also block a few hackers and limit identity theft. If no one can see ...

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How to Share your Internet Connection Using Windows

Published: July 2, 2018, 5:39 p.m. in Windows, Internet Sharing, Mobile Hotspot, WiFi / Wi-Fi by Marcos González R.

Sometimes you’re using the internet and think to yourself: “Oh man, I wish there was a way to expand my internet connection so I can use it on my cellphone/tablet” (or any other device you can name). And their internet service, whether it's 3G or 4G won't just work their ...

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How to Connect Echo and Alexa to Wi-Fi

Published: July 1, 2018, 12:58 p.m. in Alexa, Echo, WiFi / Wi-Fi, How-to, Troubleshooting by Serina Rajagukguk

Did you recently buy an Alexa-enabled device (Echo, Echo Dot, etc.), and don't know how to start operating your shiny new tech? Before you go all Tony Stark-y with it, you must connect it to the Internet first. Don't panic; it's easy enough to do. The two first things you're ...

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How to Find Your Router’s IP Address on Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Linux?

Published: July 1, 2018, 10:26 a.m. in IP address, Gateway Address, Router, How-to by Jack Junior

If you are a heavy Internet user (who is not a heavy user these days anyway?), then it’s evident that at one point you may have felt the need to log in and access your router’s setup page so that you can make some configuration changes on it. For some, ...

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