Author Archives: infoave

Strong Passwords Made Easy

Strong Passwords Made Easy We have preached and preached about using a good password manager like LastPass (or pick any good password manager) to create and manage passwords,. But we have finally realized that many of you are still not using a password manager and you’re never going to. But we can’t begin to tell… Read More »

Reminder: You Can Install, Try and Use Multiple Browsers

Reminder: You Can Install, Try and Use Multiple Browsers We are featuring this “freeware pick” as a tip today to remind you that you’re not limited to using one or two browsers. You can have and use as many browsers as you like. It’s certainly more convenient — and highly recommended — that you have… Read More »

On Crocuses and Life

On Crocuses and Life I don’t have much of a life, I guess. I’ve been waiting all winter to see some form of life spring forth from the cold, almost-still-frozen earth. Normally, the first things to spring forth are the crocuses, and most years these hearty little flowers start poking their heads up through the… Read More »

Check Your Router to Make Sure It’s Hacker-free

Check Your Router to Make Sure It’s Hacker-free You’re doing everything right – using good security software,  a strong Wi-Fi network password so you’re safe, right. Well, probably. Hackers are nothing if not innovative and they can break into a router using what’s known as DNS-hijacking.  And if your router is compromised, so are all… Read More »