8 ways to stop your phone from tracking you

Your phone knows where you are standing or sitting at this moment. Most people know that. How else could you use GPS? While location tracking is essential for directions, it also helps big tech sell you things. “Targeted advertising” is a massive phenomenon. Companies are eager to flood your screen with ads, which are primarily […]

Why Developers Need to Stop Trying to Build a ‘Better Bitco…

When will people finally learn that they’re never going to build a cryptocurrency that is a “better Bitcoin?” | Source: Shutterstock By CCN.com: MIT researchers have designed a new cryptocurrency, Vault, to make it easier for new users to join the network by reducing the bandwidth for starting a new node by 99% over Bitcoin. Shocker (Not): […]

How to stop smartphones from gathering information on you

The main driving force in this age of targeted advertising is data – tons of it. And it’s not just the smaller companies who are looking to mine your patterns and habits to sell them to marketing and research firms. Everyone wants to be in the game. At this point, we all recognize the possibility […]

6 ways to help you put a stop to online impulse shopping

There’s something special about successfully buying an outfit online. It’s a little victory filled with excitement and hope, all achieved while you’re lying in bed, sitting on the bus, or distracting yourself at work. The convenience factor alone is enough to make you wonder why anybody would bother with shopping centre crowds. But for all […]

How To Stop Competitors From Eating Your Lunch

A quick Google search defines competition as “the person or people with whom one is competing, especially in a commercial or sporting arena.” No matter what arena of the business world you participate in, you have competitors. They might not be doing the same thing you do, but they all want the same hard-earned dollars […]

Stop Using Microsoft Edge To Download Chrome — Unless You …

For many people who purchase a new Windows 10 PC, Microsoft’s built-in Edge browser has one purpose: to download an alternate browser like Google Chrome. The most common way to do this for people who don’t have the URL memorized? Type “download Chrome” in the address bar and click the first result provided by Bing […]