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Encryption Has Made Public Wi-Fi Connections Safer But Not Risk-Free

The siren's call of free Wi-Fi has long been enticing to an Internet connected world but much like their story in Greek mythology, public Wi-Fi can be dangerous with venerable computer connections easy targets for hackers. It is why security experts have long warned people to avoid unsecured Wi-Fi...
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The One Trick To Become A Better Public Speaker

Public speaking can send chills down your spine, even for seasoned veterans. One of the biggest fears is not getting your point across and for many it is relying too much of verbal crutches. Those "ums," "uhs" and "you knows" are common. In fact, linguists say the average person uses five filler...
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Over A Third Of Americans Are Binge Watching Netflix At Work

Move over #NetflixAndChill, we're binge-watching at our work desk! Apparently Netflix is watching as much as we're watching shows on it. On a survey over 37,000 people, it found that 67% of Americans are watching Netflix outside their home with 27% are watching at work! Yep, #NetflixAndWork is the...
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Why You Should Shop Online Using A Private Web Browser Window

All web browsers have it. Apple's Safari calls it a "private" , Google's Chrome refers to it as "incognito." They allow you to surf the web with more privacy as websites aren't saved in the browser history and web sites cannot load tracking software, known as cookies, in your web browser. This is a...
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Penguin Publicly Shamed For Pushing Others And Stealing Fish

Timmy has not had a good month! In fact, Timmy has been publically shamed for his bad behavior and has earned the title of "Naughty penguin of the month" at the National Aquarium of New Zealand. Apparently Timmy isn't playing nicely with the other penguins in he's pushed another penguin over,...
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Pasco County Sheriff's Office Social Media Post Is Total Embarrassment For A Couple Trying To Start A Family

Law enforcement agencies have found social media, such as Facebook and Twitter, as great way to communicate with the public, but it can also cross the line in turning a low key encounter into a big mess. Take the story of Felicia Nevins, a 26-year-old Port Richey woman who was anxious to start her...
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Fidgeting Toys May Make You Smarter

By now you've heard about so-called fidget toys, spinners and cubes that have switches, knobs, clickers and other gizmos that are designed to give those who fidget something to fidget with while working. While a couple of Alachua County schools have banned "fidget spinners' (Oak View Middle and...
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Public Shaming Guilts Dine And Dashers Into Paying Bill

Thanks to surveillance and social media the practice of dine and dash may be over for good. Take for instance, The Brass Tap in Greenfield, Wisconsin. Last Friday night a group of five people in their 20s decided to skip out on a $110 bill. Perhaps they thought it was funny or a joke to dine and...
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Most Of Your Personal Information Is Easily Available Online And It's Perfectly Legal

In a world where we're told over and over to protect our identity online, it is frustrating to find out our names, address and age are all online for anyone to view and it's all perfectly legal. Many geology web sites gather census, birth, death, military marriage and death records. However...
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Free Child car Seat Safety Check and Demonstration Saturday

The Ocala Police Department is partnering with The Villages Public Safety Department and Safe Kids Florida will host a child car seat safety checks tomorrow (saturday, September 24, 2016) from 10am to 2pm at The Villages Public Safety Department Station No. 44, at 3035 Morse Blvd. Free hot dogs,...
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