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How Will the New Executive Order on Cryptocurrency Affect You?

Summary: Financial updates and political bills can feel confusing at the best of times. Combine the two and you’re in for a lot of head-scratching. We break down what the new executive order on cryp ...
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How Data Brokers Profit Off of Your Personal Information

Summary: It’s easy to make jokes about the internet knowing everything about you — but it’s also easy to forget that someone is using all of that data to sell you more items. We’re diving into ...
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Our 7 Best Security Tips for Your Cell Phone

Summary: Our cell phones have become a literal lifeline for just about everything we do. From banking to healthcare to work to loved ones, most of us carry our whole life around in our pocket — so m ...
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Find Out How to Hack Planned Obsolescence and Save Money

Summary: Planned obsolescence can be tricky for consumers because it can mean more device upgrades — and more money spent. But there are plenty of simple ways to get around this and make your smart ...
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How Does Internet Cache Work and Do You Need to Clear It?

Summary: If you’ve checked out your browser settings, you’ve probably seen an option that said cache (pronounced “cash”) — it’s another way of storing your information online. Find out how ...
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Welcome to the Low-Touch Economy. Here’s Why You Need High-Speed Internet.

Summary: Our payments are moving online (and to our phones) more than ever before. While that means you’ve got more options than ever before, it also means your internet — and cell phone plan — ...
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Infographic: Mobile Phone Usage by Generation

It might feel like the generational divide has never been bigger than when it comes to mobile phone usage. But who is actually spending the most time online? And how do activities and favorite apps va ...
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Is Satellite Internet a Good Option for You?

Summary: Satellite internet is available virtually everywhere in the country, but it’s still got a bad reputation. Did you know that satellite internet offers speeds up to 100 Mbps? Or that it t ...
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7 Top Tech Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

Summary: Whether you’re shopping for a student, pet owner, or tech-lover, we’ve got something for everyone on your list. We’ve even got the best protection and support options if your loved ones ...