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Find your family roots for free

People shell out major cash to find out more about their family’s ancestry. There’s a reason why it costs so much – it takes a lot of work to gather information that can date back decades or even centuries. If expensive subscription fees have deterred you from using online resources to fill in your family tree, there’s hope for you! ...

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Nasty Locky ransomware is back, and now it's worse than ever

Locky, one of the worst forms of ransomware to rear its ugly head, was thought to be long gone. But now, a new strand has appeared, and it’s slipping past security defences. Scammers are using a new tactic to sneak past even your antivirus software. Is there anything you can do to save your gadgets from this costly ransomware?

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What parents should know about the real risks of smart toys

Toys have changed a lot in modern times. Kids are now playing with internet-connected devices, recording audio and capturing video. Some toy makers request that parents and kids sign up for accounts by giving personal information ranging from names to birth dates. But are these gadgets actually safe? You’ll be shocked by the answer.

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Streaming media player boxes

There are two types of steaming gadgets: set-top boxes and HDMI sticks. Streaming boxes are larger and more expensive, but tend to be more powerful. Here is a chart comparing popular streaming boxes: Streaming boxes Apple TV (4th Gen) Apple TV (3rd Gen) Roku 1 Roku 2 Roku 3 Roku 4 Google Nexus Player Amazon…

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