Tech Tip: Should My Computer Be Encrypted?

With the hard drive encrypted, a thief can’t just pull it out of your laptop, hook it up and suddenly have access to all your files.

Our Nationals, Now and Forever

Here in Washington, Wednesday's game, we’re pretty sure, enveloped and drowned out the outside world, healed wounds and clamped down on the reality of political distraction and angry voices.

Tech Tip: New Quarter, New Passwords

If your social media account gets hacked, you don’t want the attacker to also be able to gain access to your Amazon.com and banking accounts simply because you used the same password for both sites.

Tech Tip: Stop Trusting Hackers With Your Smartphone

You probably know how to do most everything using your smartphone, but how much do you know about basic security? Here are tips to ensure your defense is adequate against cyberattacks.

Cummings Manned the Bridge of Justice

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Maryland), chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, died at three in the morning on Oct. 17 at age 68.

Tech Tip: Do You Enter Your PIN When You Use Your Debit Card?

How you swipe that plastic makes a big difference in how you are protected from your neighborhood cyberthief. 

The Salve of Baseball

For Washington baseball fans who treat the box score as a bible, who live in a city where political bloodletting is a condition not an event, we woke to baseball in a morning made joyful.

Tech Tip: Basic Cybersecurity Training Needs to Happen Now

You need to have step-by-step instructions about what to do if employees believe they have witnessed a cyber-incident.

Ward 2 Council Candidates Debate, Minus Evans

Long-term Council member Jack Evans did not participate in the Sept. 26 debate, as he has not yet declared his candidacy for the 2020 race.

Tech Tip: Don’t Just Throw Out That Old Computer

Before you recycle a computer, a server, a copy machine, a mobile phone or any device, always give serious thought to what data may be on it.