iDrive: What It Is, What It’s Used for and How to Set It Up

For most people, their smartphone and computer hold much more than contact lists and calendar reminders. These essential tools are used to store favorite photos, family histories, journals and other items that are truly irreplaceable. When some estimate that 70 million smartphones are lost each year, it is clear that this is a fairly common problem.
Thankfully, as with most potential problems that come with the use of new technologies, there are also new solutions in place to counteract these issues. 

How to Safely Download and Use Apps (While Keeping Your Personal Data Private)

If you’re not careful about the apps you install and the user agreements you agree to, you could be giving your information away without even knowing it. How can you download and use apps safely? And is there a way to do it while keeping your personal data private still?

5 Tips n’ Tricks You Can Do with the Google Home Mini

Your life changes when you buy a voice-activated home assistant like a Google Home Mini. Don’t believe us? Believe some of the surveys that show how frequently people begin to use those devices. But many people never make it past the surface level. There’s an incredible depth of functionality to smart home assistants that most… Read more →

iCloud: How to Connect, Use, and Common Troubleshooting

When you use an Apple device, you can use iCloud. iCloud is an internet-based Apple service that allows users to store, sync and backup their data across their devices.  All Apple devices come with 5 GB of free iCloud storage. For some users, this is enough storage, but for others, an upgrade is necessary. Regardless… Read more →

How to Delete All of Google and Facebook’s Stored Data (Without Deleting Your Accounts)

Regardless of your age or how often you use Google and Facebook, it’s important to know what information these sites have about you. Additionally, you may want to delete the stored data they’ve been gathering up to this point.

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Google Home: How to Set It Up, Use It and Deal With Any Potential Issues (All While Keeping Private Conversations Safe)

If you’ve yet to experience the artificial intelligence (AI) of Google Home, you’re in for a treat. Essentially, Google Home is a compact computer that is accessed through voice technology.

Smishing: What It Is and What You Need to Know About It to Keep Yourself Safe

Have you recently received a package from FedEx, UPS or another delivery company? If you’re like many Americans, the answer to the aforementioned question is yes. After all, Amazon alone sends about 3.3 billion packages worldwide yearly, many of which are delivered to customers in the United States.

Windows 7 End of Life Info: Microsoft will no Longer Support It; Here’s What to Expect

In 2015, Windows 10 was released. The update was new, exciting and somewhat fancier than previous versions. For one reason or another, many Windows users who were using a previous version of the system didn’t upgrade when 10 was released. In fact, at the end of last year, Windows 10 was only used by 41 percent of the Microsoft user base.