How to clean up your digital footprint

Nine simple steps to make your digital trail more positive

14 Jul 2021 min read

What is your digital footprint?

Know what your digital trail says about you before it causes you problems

8 Jul 2021 min read

Apple is improving privacy features, but is it enough?

Here's how Apple's privacy features impact online tracking and privacy

5 Jul 2021 min read

What I did when an email tried to blackmail me

Plus, what to do if you receive a sextortion email yourself (hint: don't pay the ransom)

2 Jul 2021 min read

Who can see your internet history?

Your browsing is not as private as you think

1 Jul 2021 min read

Meet the features: When’s the right time to use a VPN?

Make the most of a VPN's protection benefits without experiencing any downsides

28 Jun 2021 min read

Adware is Android’s greatest threat in 2021

Avast's mobile threat team identified 2021’s biggest Android threats, and adware takes the cake

28 Jun 2021 min read

Why you shouldn’t reuse your username

Protect yourself from stalkerware and tech abuse

24 Jun 2021 min read

What does Facebook actually know about you?

Spoiler alert: Facebook knows a lot about me. And you. And your mom and grandma.

22 Jun 2021 min read

How to read a privacy policy

Before handing over your personal information, reading through certain parts of privacy policies is a small — but important — way to take back some of your digital identity

17 Jun 2021 min read

Food delivery apps are hotter than ever — what do they track?

Should you care that these much-loved food delivery apps gather the data that they do?

15 Jun 2021 min read

How do you protect children from online predators?

Platforms on which strangers can make contact can potentially be used for online grooming of children, especially if the platform is one that parents don't understand themselves

14 Jun 2021 min read

How to reclaim your online privacy

Take steps today to limit the social media data being collected about you and reclaim your digital privacy from location tracking, ad tracking, and more.

11 Jun 2021 min read