5 ways to reduce your digital footprint

There is no practicable way of using the internet without leaving some kind of digital footprint. However, there are ways to minimise the amount of data you leave behind – to maintain some privacy but also protect yourself from scammers. Here are five quick and easy solutions. Use a separate password manager The password managers…

Microsoft looks to take a bite out of Apple with new Windows 10 S

Microsoft has launched a new, streamlined version of Windows 10 – in a move that many have claimed is aimed at providing like-for-like competition to Apple’s existing offering. Named ‘Windows 10 S’, this new operating system is largely aimed at the education market, as it’s a modified, somewhat limited version of the full package. These limitations…

Yahoo! facing class-action lawsuit following serious security breach

Just two days after Yahoo! admitted that hackers had stolen its database of at least 500 million accounts, two users in San Diego, California, filed the first class-action lawsuit against the company. Thanks to the break-in, the hackers now have millions of people’s personal information, including their names, email addresses, security questions (encrypted and unencrypted),…