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How Wi-Fi works (Part 1 of 3)

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Everything is Wi-Fi ready these days. Laptops PCs Smart watches Smart TVs Smartphones Smart thermostats Smart Traffic Control Your socks, okay maybe not your socks. But exactly how does Wi-Fi work? I decided to write a three part guide to

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The 5 best fixedByVonnie articles in 2014

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In a few hours the year is done!  Goodbye 2014! What resolutions are you planning to make (and break) in 2015? Man, 2014 flew by.  But, you know what?  I’m used to that.  It seems like the older I get

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How I shared an “unsharable” link from my Android

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It was one of those things that I thought would be easy!

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2 tips for creating a memorable strong password

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The other day, I read in the Wall Street Journal, that Home Depot was investigating a possible security breach regarding credit and debit cards.  And just two days earlier, a few celebrities using Apple’s iCloud service had their personal photos

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Why you should be very afraid of the changes Google made to the Play store

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Let’s say you invite an acquaintance to your home for dinner. Let’s call him John. You have personal accouterments in the living room, rare artifacts from your expedition to Israel in the dinning room and family photo albums in the bedroom. As

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