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Seven security tips for staying safe on an iPhone

Seven security tips for staying safe on an iPhoneiPhones have a reputation for being notoriously secure. After all, they caused quite the kerfuffle between Apple and the FBI because they are, from the FBI’s point of view, too secure. However, don’t let that lull you into a false sense of security. Using an iPhone is not [...]

By |September 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

10 things to know about Facebook Messenger and surveillance

Find out what happened, what you can do to protect your privacy, and why big tech companies are paying people to listen to youFacebook controversies come and go, but a recent issue involving the surveillance and transcription of users’ conversations seems particularly troubling to government officials, privacy watchdogs, and users. Here are answers to 10 [...]

By |September 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Protect your webcam from hackers with these 5 tips

Boost webcam security with these tips to keep spying eyes and listening ears away. There is perhaps no more nightmarish violation than home invasion. Your home is where you feel safe and care for your loved ones. It’s where you’re particularly vulnerable. And as we enter the age of IoT, you open up a new [...]

By |January 10th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Protect Your Business From Ransomware

Business Owners The threat of Ransomware is very real. We've had to deal with multiple businesses that have been hit and all their data lost. Friendly Computers can help you stay protected and implement a disaster recovery plan for your important business data. Give us a call today at 509-315-9492 for a No Cost Site [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Stop Windows 10 From Using So Much Data

Windows 10 is designed to be an always-connected, always-up-to-date operating system. It’s the most data-hungry version of Windows yet, but you can restrain it from going all-out on your home network with a few tricks. Check Per-Application Data Usage Despite all Windows 10’s automatic updates, the majority of data usage on your PC probably comes [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments