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WhatsApp Privacy Concerns

WhatsApp privacy concerns have been a hot topic as of late. In October 2020, the messaging app giant began raising concerns when the announced a new shopping feature. This would allow customers to connect with and buy from businesses through the app. More recently, WhatsApp caused some panic in its users by requiring them to…

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Recycling Old Electronics

While it may seem harmless on the outside, simply throwing away electronics or appliances is dangerous for a multitude of reasons. This is why it’s extremely important to dispose of or recycle old electronics properly. Often times, places such as Staples, Best Buy, or other electronics retailers may even purchase them to either properly dispose…

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Google Chrome Rolling Out Tab Throttling

In our previous blog post, we explored Microsoft Edge’s sleeping tabs beta feature. If you’ve noticed improved performance in other browsers recently, you’re not mistaken. Google Chrome has a tab throttling feature that is beginning to roll out in versions 87 and 88. According to Google, by reducing how often background tabs can refresh, it “reduces…

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Microsoft Edge Sleeping Tabs In Beta

Microsoft Edge is introducing Sleeping Tabs into its beta browser. Sleeping tabs will improve memory and CPU performance for those with multiple tabs open at once. By putting inactive tabs “to sleep,” your computer is able to reallocate important resources to your active tabs and processes, optimizing its performance. They found, on average, that sleeping…

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Five Tips To Avoid Phishing Scams

It should be no surprise that phishing scams are on the rise in 2020. While the quantity of these attacks have increased, so has the quality. Earlier this summer, Microsoft seized 6 domains that stole information from businesses by creating domains that looks similar to Microsoft’s and asking for login information from users. This attempt…