Category Archives: Browser Tips

What in the World is a Hijacker?

    What in the World is a Hijacker? A hijacker, in the world of computers and the internet at least- is usually a browser extension that hijacks (takes over) your browser’s home page (start page) or your browser’s default search engine. An example of a “home page hijacker” You have http://thundercloud.net/start/ set as your browser’s home page… Read More »

Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 061822

    Saturday Bonus Questions and Answers – 061822 Yay! It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for Saturday Bonus Questions & Answers. Sometimes the best tips and tricks are hidden in the questions and answers we publish. And rarely do we post questions and answers on this website. Today, we’re featuring some of the questions and answers… Read More »

Cloudeight InfoAve Weekly – Issue #975 – Available Online

    Cloudeight InfoAve Weekly – Issue #975 – Available Online Cloudeight InfoAve Weekly, Issue #975, was sent to all subscribers on Friday, June 17, 2022, at approximately 8:20 AM, Eastern daylight saving time (USA). If you didn’t receive our latest newsletter, it’s because your ISP didn’t deliver it… or it’s in your spam folder. If you are… Read More »

How to Defeat (some) Paywalls using Edge’s Immersive Reader Feature or Extensions in Chrome or Firefox

      How to Defeat (some) Paywalls using Edge’s Immersive Reader Feature or Extensions in Chrome and Firefox First, if you don’t know what a paywall is, you do. It blocks you from reading content on websites that require you to have a subscription (pay) to read the content. It looks like this… We’re going to show… Read More »

Wednesday Newsbytes: The End of Internet Explorer, Microsoft May Kill HDDs, Gmail, Outlook Users Warned, Firefox Cookie Protection, Monkeypox & More

    Wednesday Newsbytes: The End of Internet Explorer, Microsoft May Kill HDDs, Gmail, Outlook Users Warned, Firefox Cookie Protection, Monkeypox & More Every day we scan the tech world for news that affects all of us who use Windows computers. Every Wednesday, we feature some of the news articles that grabbed our attention over the past week.… Read More »

We’ve Discovered the Best Privacy Search Engine with the Most Accurate Search Results

    We’ve Discovered the Best Privacy Search Engine with the Most Accurate Search Results We all want more privacy when searching the internet – but as most of us know from the school of hard knocks, complete privacy on the internet is impossible (or nearly so). We all know that Google search provides excellent accurate search results… Read More »