Category Archives: Internet

HTTP pages will be marked as unsecure in Google Chrome

Many webpages still use HTTP – Hypertext Transfer Protocol – instead of its secured counterpart HTTPS. That extra “S” means that connection is encrypted by protocol TLS/SSL, so nobody can get data like data in formulars or even passwords. This is critical for services like Internet Banking or any e-shop. Never send passwords or any sensitive data via… Read More »

Why to get superfast wi-fi router for slow Internet connection?

A lot of households with Internet connection are using wi-fi routers. No cables, all wirelessly. Wireless connection is really good choice for laptops, smartphones and tablets, just imagine ethernet cable for your Samsung smartphone. Routers with dual-band networking with ac standard are cheaper and cheaper, you can (theoretically) reach 1300 Mbps, but how will it benefit your Internet… Read More »

Smart Internet indicator for Mac – I’m online?

More and more households are getting a wireless router to create Local Area Network (LAN) with Internet connectivity. Router is something like door between your home network and worldwide Internet. Internet connection is, of course, not required to create LAN, you can create home network to link computers together without any access to Internet. Sometimes something goes wrong… Read More »

Apple’s Intelligent Tracking Prevention is a nightmare for ad companies

No one loves obstructive ads on many webpages. And some sites went more further – articles on magazines are splitted into “chapters”, or call it “capitoles”. This may not to be bad thing, especially for long reviews, but if one chapter contains few sentences with few words and load of ads, something is wrong. I hate this model,… Read More »

Roadblock – another great Content Blocker with profiles and iCloud sync

Recently I reviewed great Content Blocker for macOS and iOS – 1Blocker. But no blocker is 100% solution, so I decided to find another one. I was finding customizable Content Blocker with iCloud sync between Mac and it’s iOS counterpart. I found Roadblock. In past, Roadblock didn’t support iCloud sync, but this feature was added later so I… Read More »

1Blocker – professional Content Blocker for Mac and iOS

I have mentioned 1Blocker HERE and HERE, but now I decided to make full review. Internet ads are very annoying, especially flashing banners and pop-ups. Also, Internet is full of trackers, which monitor your behavior on Internet network, like Facebook’s buttons found on many websites. On the other side, tons of ads affect your browser performance and drain… Read More »

Network Utility X – webtool for Mac and iOS

Do you want to have complex info about your network, like IP address, MAC address etc? Or geolocation of domain or IP address? Or detailed, customizable ping capatibility without launching Internet browser or, for IT newbies, “unfriendly” Terminal? This great app can do it all for you. Version for iOS was downloaded over 100K times, so developer Fausto… Read More »

Image reverse “googling”

In this world of social networks, like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc, where we upload our personal photos or “selfies”, we may meet with steal of identity. Photos, like mentioned “selfies”, are very easy to download and to abuse. Someone may create fake profile with your photo and claim that it’s you. It may cause a lot of problems… Read More »