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Privacy At Work 💪

Here are the most common types of cyber crime

Cyber crime is unfortunately on the rise. Let’s learn about the most common types of cyber crime and how to stop them. So many different parts of our lives now exist on the internet. And in an increasingly digital age, it’s more important than ever to stay protected while online. Unfortunately, staying safe on the […]

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Digital Hygiene 🧼

Identity Theft: What is it and how to prevent it

Identity theft impacts millions of Americans every year. But what exactly is identity theft and how can you stop it? The internet can be a scary place. And it’s full of digital bad guys. Data hungry corporations, hackers, and scammers all pose a threat to our safety and privacy. And without proper protection, we leave […]

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Apps

TikTok Data Privacy: Here’s how you can keep your children safe on the popular app

TikTok is now one of the most popular apps in the world. But it’s also had its fair share of controversy. Let’s talk about data privacy on TikTok and how you can keep your kids safe on the web. Over the past several years, TikTok has exploded in popularity. For many younger social media users, […]

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Privacy 101 🧠

What is the GDPR and why is it important?

The GDPR is the European Union’s law designed to protect consumer data. But what exactly is the GDPR and how does it protect users? Since its inception, the internet has grown to be one of the most useful tools in modern life. It provides users with a world of entertainment, knowledge, and convenience that was […]

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Know Your Rights 📣

How Do I Stop Cyber Stalkers From Getting my Info?

Cyber stalking is a very real threat to the safety and privacy of your family. But what exactly is cyber stalking and what can you do to protect against it? Stalking has always been a threat. Unfortunately, there are plenty of dangerous people with malicious intentions. And sadly, the internet has made the issue of […]

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Privacy 101 🧠

Personal Information Removal vs. Reputation Management

There’s a common misconception that personal information removal and reputation management are one in the same. Let’s take a closer look at what they have in common and what sets them apart. Maintaining your reputation is important. For many of us, maintaining our reputation online is nearly as important as maintaining it with those we […]

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Privacy 101 🧠

What is COPPA?

COPPA or the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule is designed to protect your kids while they use the internet. But what exactly is COPPA and how does it work? The internet can be a dangerous place. Especially for our children. And as the world becomes more and more digital, it’s even more important to protect […]

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Future of Privacy 🔮

Data Privacy in Facebook’s Metaverse

Facebook has officially changed its name to Meta. And they’ve announced their plans to create a virtual world called “the Metaverse”. But what is the Facebook Metaverse and what does it mean for you? Facebook recently surprised the tech world by changing its name to Meta. Along with the name change, the company also briefly […]

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Apps Data Breaches 🚨

Robinhood Stock App: Is it Safe?

Robinhood has made buying stocks easy and commonplace. But is the app a threat to your online safety and privacy? In 2020, the investment app, Robinhood, exploded in popularity. With a modern, easy-to-use interface, Robinhood has made investing in your favorite stocks simple and fun. As many users have put it, Robinhood makes investing feel […]

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Data Lab 🧪

Netflix Password Sharing

Netflix is one of the most popular entertainment platforms in the world. And many of us share our Netflix accounts with friends and family. Here’s why you should reconsider sharing your Netflix username and password in 2021: Digital entertainment is the norm in 2021. Video sharing platforms like YouTube and TikTok and the ever expanding […]