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Editor note: This was originally posted on 25yearsofprogramming.com which has since gone offline Security precautions before you start using PHP on your Apache server, step by step Introduction – what is PHP? PHP is a server side scripting language. You can embed PHP code in your web pages along with HTML. When your server receives […]

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The Heur.Dropper virus is a low threat level trojan that has a reputation to cripple anti-virus products such as AVG. While it is not one of the most malicious pieces of malware to have on your computer, it should still be removed before it causes any performance issues or worse!

Facebook profile pages are still growing with more and more people of all age groups joining the social networking giant. If you are someone who would like to protect some of their information, you should be no stranger to the privacy settings of Facebook, which helps hide, restrict and limit the viewing capabilities of the […]

Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0 was announced as the new successor to the original Security Essentials suite found on many Windows computers.? Microsoft was aiming to develop a more comprehensive piece of software that was lighter, faster and easier to use while cutting out some of the unnecessary features from the original security suite While I […]

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Cell phones are becoming increasingly common for the young and old, with each age group relying on their mobile device for more and more types of usage. Whether you use your cell phone to make calls and text, or you’re right up there with the latest technology surfing the web, paying bills, looking into the […]

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Adding a password on your phone will definitely help keep unwanted ‘text’ readers or snoopers away from your personal and private life. If you’re looking to put a little more wall up besides the slide to unlock feature on most Android phones, I suggest you use some of the cool ways Google has created to […]

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Forgotten passwords are a pain on any level, from email accounts to IM accounts.? Out of all the account passwords you could forget, the worst, by far, has to be the password to log into your computer! I’d like to point out that EVERYONE should have a password to login to their computer and never […]

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How to Lock a Mac

So you’re leaving your desk, but you need to keep your computer running…how do you make sure your files are protected?? Locking your computer while not in use is a great way to prevent unwanted user entry and is a perfect solution to keeping peeping-toms off your computer! Mac’s are a bit different than Windows […]

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Everyone sends links over the internet and unfortunately people click on them too trustingly.? To be honest, I scan links from some of my closest friends as their computers could be compromised and viruses could be sending false links using their email accounts without them knowing. If you’ve ever received a link and were suspicious […]

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Ever use a public computer to check email or view some private data that involves a user name and password?? I’m sure you have felt paranoid at some point and always double check to make sure you are completely logged out Avoid that paranoia and try running a browser completely off your thumb USB drive […]

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