Category Archives: Browser Tips

Can’t Connect to a Public Wi-Fi Network? Try This…

Can’t Connect to a Public Wi-Fi Network? Try This… It’s summer here in the Northern Hemisphere. It’s the time that many of us travel. But this is not just for those of you in our hemisphere or for those who travel. It’s for everyone who has ever had problems connecting to a public WiFi network.… Read More »

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fidget Spinners [but were afraid to ask]

Google’s Fidget Spinner Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fidget Spinners [but were afraid to ask] They’ve even landed at Walmart – these so-called “fidget spinners”.  I saw a bunch of them and didn’t have a clue what they were. But, they are so popular, that even Google has a virtual fidget spinner. Actually,they… Read More »

Use Chrome’s Incognito Mode to Troubleshoot Problems

Use Chrome’s Incognito Mode to Troubleshoot Problems This tip is for those using Google Chrome on Windows 7, Windows 8.x,  or Windows 10 As we have discussed before, if you think incognito mode hides your online activity, it does not. It does not prevent web sites or your ISP from logging everything you do online.… Read More »

Your Browser Is In the Broadcasting Business

Your Browser Is In the Broadcasting Business No matter if you use Firefox, Chrome, Edge, Internet Explorer, or Opera, your browser’s in the broadcasting business. And it’s not broadcasting comedy shows, or breaking news, or even classic rock. It’s broadcasting a lot of information about you and your computer. Every time you visit a web… Read More »

Driver Scams Are Thriving… Beware!

Driver Scams Are Thriving… Beware! You know what makes me angry? You know what makes me so angry I could gnaw the bark off a Maple tree? Companies that stoop to fraud and deceit to lure and trick people into downloading, installing or buying something… most of the time something worthless. And few do this better than… Read More »