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How to Choose the Right VPN for You

When you need privacy and security for your data, there are few options better than obtaining a Virtual Private Network, which is a tool originally developed for businesses so that workers could access work data from home that has taken on a consumer application due to its effectiveness and versatility of is a VPN?A VPN works by creating a secure connection from your computer, essentially a safe tunnel for your data to travel through, to a secure offsite server that you have the address and password for. This server will then do your browsing and data collecting for you and then send it back your way over the encrypted nature of this means that no one can see what you…
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A Few Ways to Make Your TV Watching Experience Even Better

It’s not an idiot box unless an idiot is watching. If you happen to be a genius, then perhaps your TV should be considered a genius box. It has served humanity in more ways than I have space, here, to mention. There is no reason to feel like you have to watch less TV. What you should commit to is watching better you are watching better TV, you might as well do a few things to enhance your total viewing are a few suggestions to get you started:Get Better ContentIf you want to improve your television experience, start with better content. Watch the shows you really want to watch, when and where you want to watch them. Great technology does…
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A Simple Guide to Wi-Fi Boosters

Nothing is a frustrating as having an inadequate signal from your wireless router when you are trying to connect your devices to your network. You can experience poor connectivity and significantly reduced speeds when your signal strength is too weak. Common issues for weak signal include being too far away from the origin of transmission (the router), interference of other signals, or physical obstructions that block the path of the easiest solution for weak signal is by using a Wi-Fi a booster is a great way to extend the range of your router. It’s important to keep your router centrally located in your home in order to get the most equal area of amplification, and receive a heightened signal in…
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7 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for Geeks, Nerds & Tech Lovers [2012 GIFT GUIDE]

It’s true, we’re just 3 days away from Christmas and some of you are just starting your yearly holiday Christmas shopping and finding yourself in a massive pinch – product availability is limited, shipping is generally out of the question and yet only 72 hours left to buy that “perfect gift”. If you find yourself in this situation, you’ve found the blog post that’s gonna save your hide. Below I’ve listed out at least 7 last-minute Christmas gifts that any geek, nerd or tech lover would LOVE to have…that’s IN stock TODAY!1. Roku 2 XS, $99 $ the Roku 2 XS has been on sale throughout the holiday season it’s STILL a great last-minute Christmas gift and Amazon is STILL offering 1-day shipping…
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