Who’s Logged Into Your Facebook Account?

Check which computers & mobile devices are logged in

In today’s Tech Tip I share how to check which devices (computers and mobile devices) you’re logged into Facebook with. You might be surprised that you’re logged into that computer you used at the office or a hotel… or if a hacker is logged into your FB account! And there’s an easy way to remedy […]

How to Change Your Facebook Password

Secure your online presence!

In today’s Tech Tip Chet shows you how to change your Facebook Password. With the latest security breach it is a good time for you to ensure your Facebook account is secure. Part 1 of 3. Why it’s important? Many people use the same password for Facebook as other internet accounts/services – and if a […]

Security and your Personal Technology

Podcast - Staying Safe While Using Your Tech

This past week I was interviewed by a long-time friend, Bob Skidmore, who writes a monthly column and is known as “The Gadgeteer”.  Bob now hosts a Podcast called Conversations with the Gadgeteer and I was pleased to be his first guest!  Join us in the audio program as we discuss security and safety using […]

Sony’s Camera Firmware Updater (computer software) may expose security risks

Petapixel.com
2/1/2018

To update the software for your hardware, like cameras or even DVD Players, etc – something called Firmware – companies either have you update the camera directly or provide software you download onto your computer and then connect that device to your computer for updating your device.   According to an aritlce on Petapixel.com this week – a security expert cautions folks with Sony cameras about the potential security risks that are inherent with the way Sony’s camera firmware updater might affect your computer.

Safe Online Shopping Tip #5

Don't Give Away Your Golden Nuggets of Personal Info

In today’s Tech Tip Chet Davis shares some encouragement to not give away too much of your personal information and details.  Some online offers and shopping carts ask for optional details about you – choose to avoid sharing non-required details as your privacy matters!

Safe Online Shopping Tip #3

Should You Use Debit or Credit Card?

In today’s Tech Tip Chet Davis shares whether you should use a Credit or Debit Card when shopping online (yes, there is a strong recommendation to use one of these but not the other).  There are more safeguards and protections for you as a consumer with the use of a Credit Card online – we […]

Secure and Safe Shopping Online Tip #1 How to Check a Company or Product

Check out the offer before you check out with your $$

In today’s Tech Tip Chet Davis shares thoughts about researching or checking a company or product to see if it’s legit and not a lemon. There are some products, sales, and offers that sound too good to be true – and sometimes they are! We’ll look at a suggestion for checking the complaints of a […]