Should You Care if Net Neutrality Dies?

Should You Care if Net Neutrality Dies?

By Señior Tech from the January 2018 Edition The US FCC (Federal Communications Commission) has voted to dismantle net neutrality rules. The ISPs (Internet Service Providers) will now be able to provide fast lanes and slow lanes for internet. Loosely translated,...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part seven) Snopes.com is back!

Facebook privacy demystified (part seven) Snopes.com is back!

By Señior Tech from the September 2017 Edition Last month I wrote that Snopes.com was having difficulties. Whatever their issues, they have returned to debunking rumours. Go to Snopes.com if you see a claim and wish to know whether it is...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part six) Papaya is better than Viagra

Facebook privacy demystified (part six) Papaya is better than Viagra

By Señior Tech from the August 2017 Edition If you have been on Facebook for any length of time, you will eventually see a post that makes a claim that seems a bit absurd. If you click on the post, you...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part five) Gotcha! Games and Facebook Apps

Facebook privacy demystified (part five) Gotcha! Games and Facebook Apps

By Señior Tech from the July 2017 Edition If you have read and followed instructions to set-up your Facebook account detailed in the previous four articles, you are ready to explore. There is, however, one other thing to inspect before...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part four) Set up a Group

Facebook privacy demystified (part four) Set up a Group

By Señior Tech from the June 2017 Edition Another way to protect your privacy on Facebook is to set up a group. Select the down arrow from the main Facebook menu bar.  Then click “Create Group” on the drop-down menu....
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Facebook privacy demystified (part three) Friend me again ??

Facebook privacy demystified (part three) Friend me again ??

By Señior Tech from the May 2017 Edition The last few issues I have written about privacy settings in Facebook. In the past weeks, a few of my friends have posted warnings  not to friend them again. The reason, one...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part two)

Facebook privacy demystified (part two)

By Señior Tech from the April 2017 Edition If you are new to Facebook, or a long-time user, there are several privacy settings you should consider. Click on the down arrow and then select Settings from the menu choices to...
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Facebook privacy demystified (part one)

Facebook privacy demystified (part one)

By Señior Tech from the March 2017 Edition Several my friends, real, not virtual (online) have expressed concerns about using Facebook. I must admit, I was reluctant to use Facebook as the company’s privacy policies were border-line invasive. Facebook’s C...
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You do not need a boat or rod to go Phishing, just the right bait.

You do not need a boat or rod to go Phishing, just the right bait.

By Señior Tech from the February 2017 Edition Today I was racking my brain about what I could write about this month and like being hit by a 2 x 4 across my head, I read my email to find...
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Please sir, may I have more” excerpt Oliver Twist… ”more wifi

Please sir, may I have more” excerpt Oliver Twist… ”more wifi

By Señior Tech from the January 2017 Edition If you have ever had the occasion to enjoy a cruise experience, you may recall the abundance of wonderful edible delights available. Food is available 24 hours from room service, the buffet...
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