Tech Tip: Work Computers and Devices Are for One Thing Only

If you want to check your Hotmail account or Facebook page, do it during your lunch break and on your own personal device. More than 600,000 Facebook accounts are hacked every day.

After Brawl of a Debate, Dems Ponder

On Feb. 19, the crowd watching at the Woman's National Democratic Club was subdued, serious, intently listening. There were no exuberant reactions.

Tech Tip: Don’t Go on Public WiFi Until You Read This …

Whether it’s at the coffee shop, the hotel or the airport, the temptation to check email and surf the web is just too strong to resist.

Tech Tip: The Dangers of Dropbox (and Other File Sync Apps)

Over seven million (!) Dropbox accounts have been hacked, giving cybercriminals a path into company networks.

Tech Tip: What to Do Before You Go to Starbucks

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. So make sure you’re engaging your IT people to encrypt and back up your data.

2 Losses We Can Ill Afford: Lehrer and Wootten

This past week, we lost two men we recognize as part of the city’s history and daily life; we lost the coach and we lost the newsman.   

Kobe Bryant’s Journey, Cut Short

A restless imagination allowed him to write children’s books, create foundations and schools and support women’s basketball with the same exuberance that he showed on the court.       

Tech Tip: Remove That Unwanted Freeware

Clutter is the enemy of a speedy PC. If you’re not using a particular software on a regular basis, it’s best to remove it completely.

Tech Tip: If You Installed It, You Must Update It

Once a known vulnerability is announced via a patch, hackers get to work like crazy trying to figure out how to use the vulnerability and access those users who are lazy about installing updates.

Democratic Women: Following Debates, Ready to March

While watching the debate, many at the Woman's National Democratic Club drew and colored-in large posters that they planned to take to the third annual Women’s March on Saturday.