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4 simple ways to radically improve your Internet security

Time to update your software and that password you’ve been using forever. Your personal privacy could be at stake<p>Julia Angwin<p>January 23, 2016 3:00pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on ProPublica.<p>Some people make dieting resolutions in the New Year. I make security and privacy resolutions, because …

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account - PCMag Australia

Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to …

Privacy

How to read and reply to SMS messages without touching your iPhone or Android smartphone

Driving aside, you will have no doubt come across situations when you are too busy to pick up your phone to look at or reply to SMS messages. …

How to do a clean install of Windows 10 the easy way -- no upgrade required

If you want to upgrade Windows 7 or 8 to Microsoft’s new operating system you can do so through the Get Windows 10 App which appears in your system …

What’s the Best Antivirus for Windows 10? (Is Windows Defender Good Enough?)

Windows 10 won’t hassle you to install an antivirus like Windows 7 did. Since Windows 8, Windows now includes a built-in antivirus named Windows …

How to send encrypted emails

Long has the war for email privacy been fought – and it looks we’ll keep fighting far into the future. People have always wanted to make sure than …

How to Back Up Android Devices without Root [FULL BACKUP]

How to Back Up Android Phones safely without losing anything? If you have the rooted phone, then there are so many apps are available which allows …

Android Phones

Get virtual phone numbers, SIP, VoIP and IP telephony services and features

Order international virtual number without physical binding to your location using call forwarding to Skype, SIP and other mobile or landline …

Need to lock down your phone? These security apps are some of the best | ZDNet

Six clicks: The best apps for protecting your mobile data<p>In the wake of seemingly constant cyberattacks, threats, hacks, and breaches, locking down …

Information Systems

How to achieve stock Android on any smartphone or tablet [2015]

There are all sorts of user interfaces out there — TouchWiz, ZenUI, Sense, and Optimus UI are just some of them. These different UI’s tend to come …

Material Design

Thync's mood-changing wearable arrives for $299

How eager are you to calm down (or psych yourself up) at a moment's notice? If the answer is "enough to buy a fairly expensive gadget," your solution is now within reach. Thync has launched its namesake mood-changing wearable at the hefty price of $299. That's a lot to pay simply to feel different, …

How to Hack Your Body to Live Past 120

A high-profile group of futurists is exploring the possibility of extending human life. How will they do it? Treat the body like a computer.<p>For as …

22 tips, tricks and shortcuts for Android Lollipop

<b>1. Settings Search Bar</b><p>Settings now has its own dedicated search bar. While this may seem like a very minor addition, it’s actually a great timesaver when you know exactly what you’re after. For example, let’s say you want to change your network settings, but you don’t know where to look. Just head …

Android Phones

16 Essential Apps For Your New Android And iPhone 6

So you’ve unwrapped, unboxed and cuddled your new smartphone to death. Candy Crush? Check. Instagram? Check. Staring at the screen wide-eyed and full of excitement but have no idea what to do next? Check.<p>As the new toy honeymoon begins to fade, you’ll probably want to actually use your handset in …

Windows 10 will reportedly come with a new, lighter web browser

Internet Explorer has been a cornerstone of Windows ever since 1995, but it looks like Microsoft is ready to leave its venerable (if sometimes infamous) web browser by the wayside. <i>ZDNet</i> understands that a previously rumored overhaul to Internet Explorer for Windows 10, nicknamed Spartan, is …