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Basics of Home Computer Security

When people think of home computer security, antivirus software always comes to mind. Unfortunately this isn’t enough to cover the basics of home computer security. Since there are many ways computers can be breached, it makes sense to employ multiple solutions to address the various vectors of computer attacks. Regardless …

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Facebook Bug Disables Members Accounts

Women got bugged by Facebook when a bug in the system terminated their accounts. The problem affected thousands of Facebook users who identified themselves as female in their user profile. The problem has supposedly been corrected, but it gives us a glimpse into the inside operation of Facebook and its …

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Interesting Facts about Facebook

Perhaps you’re one of four hundred million Facebook users who logs into your user account at least once every month or maybe you log in every day and has what psychologists call FAD (Facebook Addiction Disorder). No matter how addicted you are to Facebook, you may not know some of …

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Astronaut Checks in to Foursquare from Outer Space

Devotees of the geo-location networking application Foursquare might want to look away now. Foursquare rewards users that check into various locations with a series of badges, which, can generate fiercely competitive behaviour amongst hardened ‘badge collectors’. NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock has just claimed a world first and claimed a brand …

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Google Maps Tips and Tricks

Google Maps uses an intuitive interface to let you find a location, get directions, and compare routes. This popular mapping tool is used on many websites and is embedded in various applications. Google Maps make it easy to map an address and get directions to or from that address, but …

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