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Review: Fingbox Will Be Parents’ Favorite Way to Manage Kids’ Online Time & More

In Application, Consumer Electronics, Family, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Safety, Security, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of Fingbox, a device and app that discovers all connected devices in a home network, and then provides parents with the ability to pause their kids’ devices based on rules, as well as secure their home network environment quickly and easily! $10 off code in the Fingbox review!

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Small Steps Make A Bigger Impact – Overcoming Violence

In Family, General, Opinion, Parenting, Safety, Security by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

As the United States is hit with yet another violent and tragic school shooting, as concerned citizens we must do something. In-action is plaguing our government and the violence continues. But perhaps taking smaller steps is the answer. This opinion article discusses this approach.

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NETGEAR Arlo Pro 2 Review: An Easy to Set Up and Use, HD Wireless Security Camera

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Review of the NETGEAR Arlo Pro 2 Wireless HD security camera & system which has 2-way audio, rechargeable batteries, 1080p resolution, & easy setup & usage.

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*Privacy Not Included…But Should be Required! Mozilla’s Connected Shopping Guide

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, Review, Safety, Security, Sponsored, Tech News, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

If you’re buying a connected gift this holiday season, learn about its privacy & safety. Review of Mozilla’s *Privacy Not Included guide & how it helps!

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Those New Connected Holiday Gifts May Be Spying on You!

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Safety, Security, Sponsored, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Connected device manufacturers are not required to disclose privacy/security policies. It’s up to the consumer to know. Mozilla has a new buyer’s guide to help called *Privacy Not Included.

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Ring Floodlight Cam Review & Install Tips – An Easy & Smart Security Upgrade

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, How To, Review, Safety, Security, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review and installation tips as well as a walk-through of the Ring Floodlight Cam security camera’s configuration. The Cam is an easy home security upgrade!

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Parents & Kids – Set Up Emergency Bypass on your iOS10 Device Now!

In Apple, Cellular, Family, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, iOS, iPad, iPhone, Mobile, Opinion, Parenting, Safety, Software by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

For parents & kids, it’s critical to be able to connect via calls or texting. Setting up Emergency Bypass on iOS10 lets you get around “do not disturb.”

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TheSmartTalk.org Makes a Social & Digital Safety Contract for Families and Gets the Discussion Going

In Family, General, Parenting, Safety, Social Media, Social Networking, Sponsored by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Having a family conversation about social media and being a digital citizen is incredibly important. TheSmartTalk.org offers a great way to do this!

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MALWARE WARNING: EMAILDOMAIN plus “_contract.doc” has a Malicious Word Macro – Analysis & Details

In General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Safety, Security, Software, Technology by Michael Sheehan1 Comment

Warning about a malicious Word macro that comes as an email attachment with “_contract.doc” as part of the file name. Also contains analysis about threat.

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NETGEAR’s Arlo Q Rounds Out Video Security with Wired-power HD Camera Offering [Review]

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Review of the NETGEAR Arlo Q – a high-definition WiFi security camera with 2-way audio, night vision and free cloud storage. And it’s powered by a wall plug!