Recovering Files Off of a Corrupted Flash Drive

A USB flash drives puts all its data in the memory just like a hard drive. The operating system can, somewhere down the line, retrieve this data when needed to be accessed. There can be many problems that may make your USB drive data difficult to get to, like if the drive is pulled out…

Get Your Business Data Back!

Business data is critical for the growth of any company, be it a large or small business. It is a vital asset and companies must be proactive in safeguarding this valuable resource. With the fast digital chances and the readiness to meet the tests of data protection, businesses have come a long way in storing…

Security and Apple iCloud

Cloud keeps photos in your documents located in iCloud, photo stream, backups for iOS devices, contacts, calendars, bookmarks, and notes. Apple states all data is stored encrypted on disk except notes and e-mails. The allowance for e-mail may be because of performance reasons, such as supporting features including searching messages on the server or partly downloading…

Private Search Engines that Don’t Track You

Private browsing using the supposedly secret or incognito modes on your standard browser doesn’t give you the level of privacy you believe it does. You might not want to be tracked and have made it clear to your default browser as to the point, but you know that’s not the case when ads that are…

How Flash Drives Are Still Useful

USB flash drives (also called junk drives, thumb drives, and memory sticks) are very cheap standard storage devices. You can even typically find them offered as a freebie for a promotion. Even though they’re low-priced and widespread, though, don’t ignore the power of these tiny storage devices. They can be very handy tools for consistently…

When Should You Get a New Tablet?

Maybe you don’t already have a tablet. Or maybe, you’re like me, and were an early adopter of new technology and have one of the earlier tablets out there. I loved getting a tablet before the rest of my family, however, they have since gotten tablets and over the years I am finding that my…

The Basics of Cloud Storage

What is cloud storage? In general, when you store information in the cloud, you are sending files over the internet to a data server, which then stores the files until you retrieve the files at a later date. Cloud storage can be used for a wide variety of things, from email messages, phone contacts, or…

What is Malware & Are You Infected?

What is Malware? Malware is short for malicious software, a term that refers to a large variety of intrusive software. This can include viruses, worms, trojan horses, ransomware, spyware, adware, and any other malicious program that acts against the intent of the computer user. Some types of malware are very harmful, viruses for example. Other…

Benefits of an External Hard Drive

Years ago, if you wanted to back up pictures or files, you had to copy the information to a CD or later, DVDs. But these never held much information, were prone to errors, and you had to back up over multiple discs. What are the benefits of an external hard drive? They are affordable and…

How to recover lost photos

The Best Ways to Recover Lost Photos This occurs regularly. You are actually downloading your most recent photos off your digital camera, and the computer freezes. After you reboot in order to try again, there appear to be no imagines in the video camera. Or probably the pictures are not on your hard drive, or…