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What is the Internet of Things (IoT)?

These days, companies are racing to add sensors and internet connectivity to all kinds of household items (from toasters to toilet paper holders to wine bottles) — so you’re probably seeing them more and more during your normal trip to the department store or online.

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4 reasons why you absolutely need a firewall

Even if you don’t know much about internet security, you’ve probably heard the term firewall, if only from movies and shows about hackers trying to break into computer systems. The term firewall originally came from a flame-resistant barrier installed between buildings or sections of a building.

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What’s the best way to create a strong password?

Why three random words? Passwords generated from three random words help users to create unique passwords that are strong enough for many purposes and can be remembered much more easily. This is also good for those who aren’t aware of password managers or are reluctant to use them.

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How to check if your VPN is working or not

VPN Test: How to check if your VPN is working or not The primary function of a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is to enhance your online privacy and security. It should do this without slowing your Internet too noticeably. Performing a VPN test or two can help you ensure that it’s up to the mark.

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The Three Types of Keyboards

Types of key switches This aspect of keyboard design is widely mentioned in reviews, yet many people overlook the importance of the type of switches used for individual keys. Although the intricate mechanisms that hide beneath the keys may not excite you, the difference you feel from each type will.

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Factors to consider before buying new servers

When do my servers need to be replaced? This is a difficult question, but there are two factors you will want to consider: age and performance. The useful life of a server is around three years. While it’s not unheard of for servers to function properly beyond year three, relying on them past this point […]

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