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Connect safely over open Wi-Fi networks

Using a Wi-Fi network in a coffee shop, airport, or hotel is such a serious security risk that I simply never do it without taking additional measures to protect my data and my PC.

These three techniques will keep you safe while using a public network, often without costing you anything but a small bit of time.

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Tools let parents control their kids’ PC use

You can do your best to keep your children safe by using one of two top Internet access–control utilities.

My top choices for little kids and teens cover all the bases: protocol-level filtering, usage time limits, monitoring tools, and remote management.

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