Security How-To

  • Most Common WhatsApp Scams

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    Free shopping vouchers, dodgy links and malware, number transfer requests - all the WhatsApp scams you should recognise and delete

    23 Apr 2019

  • How to remove spyware from PC or laptop

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    Think your PC is spying on you? Here's what to do

    23 Apr 2019

  • How to protect your PC from CCleaner hack

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    Some 2.27 million PC users have been affected by a CCleaner attack in August. Here's how to stay safe

    16 Apr 2019

  • How to set up a VPN in Windows

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    Encrypt your internet browsing and access region-locked content with a VPN

    16 Apr 2019

  • How to use a VPN on Android

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    Keep your activity and data private by using a VPN on your Android phone and tablet

    12 Apr 2019

  • How to speed up CyberGhost

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    If you're experiencing slow speeds using CyberGhost, here are the quick fixes you can try

    10 Apr 2019

  • How to access blocked websites

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    Our guide to getting round web filters with VPNs, proxies, Tor and more

    26 Mar 2019

  • How to watch All 4 abroad

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    All 4 (a.k.a. 4oD) is UK-only - here's how to get around that and watch your favourite Channel 4 shows from abroad

    26 Mar 2019

  • How to manually remove an infected file from your computer


    A virus can spread through your computer from just a single bad file.

    21 Mar 2019

  • Do you need antivirus on Android?

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    Security software for your laptop and PC, yes, but your phone and tablet?

    18 Mar 2019

  • How to speed up NordVPN

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    Here’s what you can do to speed up your internet when using NordVPN

    14 Mar 2019

  • How to set up a router with NordVPN

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    Installing NordVPN on your router means every device gets a protected, private internet connection

    14 Mar 2019

  • How to watch blocked YouTube videos from other countries

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    Here's how to watch YouTube videos that aren't available in your country or region

    07 Mar 2019

  • How to install a VPN on Amazon Fire Stick & Fire TV

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    We show you how to set up a VPN on a Fire Stick or Fire TV

    13 Feb 2019

  • How to change password on Instagram

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    Here's the quick way to replace your old Instagram password with a new, stronger one

    13 Feb 2019

  • How to stay safe online

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    Secure your personal details, your activity as well as your computers with our simple guide

    12 Feb 2019

  • How to speed up your VPN

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    Experiencing lag while gaming or stuttering on Netflix? Here are a few ideas to fix the problem.

    04 Feb 2019

  • How to back up Windows 10

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    Back up your PC to prevent losing any valuable data

    01 Feb 2019

  • How to watch Samsung’s CES 2019 press conference live stream

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    Watch Samsung announce it's new tech for this year including QLED TVs and a folding phone

    03 Jan 2019

  • How to Hide Text Messages

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    Tips to stop others from reading your text messages

    24 Dec 2018

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