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Digital Matters Archives for January, 2015

The Age of Data Breaches Part 2: Shop Safe Online & Off

Help yourself avoid the stress and cost of identity theft by making smart choices when shopping online or at a store. In Part One of The Age of Data Breaches, we offered some general ways to keep your data safe on your devices. Now, we'll share some tips on how to make safe shopping decisions.


The Age of Data Breaches- Part 1: Protect online information

Protect your information online Anthem, Home Depot, LivingSocial, Sony, Target & TJ Maxx. These prominent companies suffered major data breaches that compromised sensitive customer information. Does this news stop us from shopping and banking online? If you haven't taken the proper precautions,


Free Your PC from Bloatware

Opening a pristine box to find a shiny new device conjures up that feeling of excitement children get opening a colorfully wrapped gift box with a new toy inside. However, it can be somewhat disheartening to find your new tablet, PC or smartphone already jam-packed with applications slowing it