Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Safety Articles

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

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

Do You “Know Your Stuff”? App Helps You Create Digital Inventory of Your Property

Sponsored review of the mobile app & web service "Know Your Stuff" which lets you create a digital inventory of your properties for insurance records.

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

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.

An Open Letter to Parents Picking Up Kids from School

An Open Letter to parents who drive or pick their children up from school. Some advice to take or leave as parents see fit.

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

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!

Online, It’s Really All about “Me” So Protect It – #MentorME

Nowadays, developing a digital reputation is critical, but just as important is its maintenance. #MentorME campaign aims to show how key this is.

Asking for Children’s Email Addresses in Stores – Bad Practice or Even Illegal?

Should brick & mortar stores be allow to ask for children's email addresses or should laws similar to COPPA apply? A concerned father's thoughts.

Parent & Child Drones, Drone Safety Tips & Parrot Bebop & MiniDrone Review

Review of the Parrot Bebop & MiniDrone as well as drone safety tips. The MIniDrone is ideal for learning & teaching while the Bebop is more advanced.

I Almost Fell for this Google Docs Phishing Scam! Watch Out!

Watch out for this Google Docs Phishing Scam as it looks very legitimate. I almost fell for it. Here are the warning signs and what to look out for!

Ding Dong: Ring Doorbell Brings Wireless Video & Voice to your Door

Review of the Ring doorbell which gives you a motion detection video camera with 2-way voice dialog and a doorbell that rings anywhere you are connected.

PSA: Watch Out for United States Treasury Telephone Scam

Watch out for a telephone scam supposedly from the United States Treasury. It's not! Tips to avoid falling victim to a telephone scam.

Don’t Restrict Your Child’s Smartphone, Instead Discover via Monitoring with AT&T Smart Limits

Instead of restricting children's smartphone usage, use AT&T Smart Limits to monitor and make discoveries for later discussion. Here's how.
- Advertisement -

Latest Articles

How To Fix Almost Any Mac Software Problem Using these 4 Techniques

This How To article walks through 4 critical techniques to resolve almost every macOS software problem using proven tactics. Tips can be used with PC's too.
- Advertisement -

What’s the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max’s Best New Feature? Duh, It’s the Camera! See How!

The best feature of the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max is the camera obviously. This article has a comparison of images from iPhone XS Max & 11 Pro Max.

A Perfect Balance of Features, Smarts, Quality & Price – VIZIO M-Series 4K/UHD TV Review

Review of the VIZIO M-Series 4K/UHD HDTV - a stellar blend of features, smart home functions, picture quality, and more, all at a reasonable price.

Little Things That Make A Difference – 2019 Toyota Sequoia 4×4 & Season of Giving

Toyota's Season of Giving includes a 2019 Toyota Sequoia loan, donations to food banks, the Toyota Panda, & several little things I liked about the Sequoia.

It’s Time to Show Off Your Google Assistant – Lenovo Smart Display 7 Review

Review of the Lenovo Smart Display 7 - a 7" touch-screen, Google Assistant-enabled device that can control various smart home devices & play media & music.