How to Avoid Plagiarism Online

Plagiarism is a serious problem for content creators online. It happens on social networks, blogs, and even traditional static websites. There is so much content online that people seem to believe they can rip someone’s writing off, put their name on it, and no one would notice. In many cases, that’s true. It’s one of…


Why Your Desktop Anti-Malware May Be Flawed

As computer users these days, we have been bombarded by companies that claim to be able to keep our computers free from malware. However, this may not be the case. The majority of anti-malware software uses traditional, signature-based techniques in order to detect malware. It works by your anti-malware software detecting malicious software by looking…


Reasons to Use a VPN

Corporate employees will most likely know the definition of a VPN (virtual private network). For everybody else, it’s just a way to watch Hulu from all over the world. Joking aside, there are quite a few compelling reasons why one should have VPN set up. The main and most compelling reason would be increased security….


What is a Denial of Service (DoS) Attack?

Earlier this week, LockerGnome was hit with a Denial of Service (DoS) attack and was forced to shutter its doors for quite some time. Readers couldn’t read articles, and writers couldn’t write them. It is truly a terrible thing to happen to any website, and it prevents people from doing their jobs (the writers) as…