YouTube gives us everything from tutorials, mindless entertainment, free education, the latest music, and much more. For many people it's a huge part of their digital life so here we explore 14 interesting facts about YouTube that you may not be aware of.
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Nearly all of us are familiar with typing web addresses into search engines to access the online content we want but a lot of us don't understand how the internet actually works. Have you ever stopped to think about what those web addresses mean?
The internet is a fantastic source of information but that information can occasionally be untrue. From modern-day "fake news" to April Fools jokes to dangerous scams, it can all be found out there on the world wide web. There have been many hoaxes that have taken over the internet and here we take a look at 10 of the craziest.
Online scams and cons get more ingenious and harder to spot every day. One of the skills you need to learn to make sure you stay safe online is how to tell the difference between safe and legitimate sites and the malicious ones that can cause you real problems.
Cybercrime is defined as any crime that is committed with the use of a computer. Despite the very real threat cybercrime poses, not enough people take it seriously or fully understand what it is. In this article, we look at 24 alarming cybercrime statistics that will hopefully prompt you to be as safe and secure as possible when using the internet, particularly with our increased reliance on the internet due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
There are many threats online from hackers looking to steal your passwords to ransomware trying to hold your machine and data hostage. Thankfully, there are many tools you can use to keep your home internet safe and secure. In this blog post, we look at some of the most common threats and what you can do to protect yourself and your family.
While problems with your home internet may crop up from time to time, it’s usually fairly easy to do basic troubleshooting with your WiFi connection and get your service working again. The main types of issues that can occur are a slow connection, no connection, or a security breach. In this article, we'll walk you how to go about fixing each one.
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The changes in the workplace brought on by the internet cannot be understated. It has transformed the modern workplace and given executives and other business leaders opportunities to change the way they run their business. From making remote working possible to cloud-based storage solutions, the internet has and will continue to have a huge impact on work and job roles.
While you may not be able to completely protect your child from danger, there are still plenty of things you can do and one of which is to make smart use of parental controls. While the name might conjure up images of obsessive helicopter parents spying on their children, this is an unfair association. Parental controls are a useful tool that makes it easier to keep kids safe from a variety of online threats.
Google is one company that is always on our minds. Whenever we have a question, or need directions, or want to see a picture of something, almost the entire world first thinks to “Google it.” To help illustrate the extent and reach of Google, we’ve compiled a list of 27 statistics that will really take you back. Read each one and try to place it into context and you will soon see just how influential this company is.