What is “Do Not Track”?

Are you happy for organisations to be logging which websites you visit? You might assume that if you visit one website and then a completely different (and seemingly unrelated) one, there is no connection between the two and that neither of them would know about your visit to the other. After all, if you walked …
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Automatic Updates for Internet Explorer

In the past, Internet Explorer updates were offered to the user as part of the Windows update process, but the user had to “co-operate” with the process and confirm that (s)he wished to install the new version. We all know that software updates seem like a nuisance and an interruption to whatever we are doing. …
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Of Toggles and Missing Favorites

I often say, when delivering computer training, that it’s not worth trying to learn all the keyboard shortcuts that you come across as there are just too many of them. However, I recommend noting new ones from time to time and seeing if they’re worth committing to memory. Here’s one such – the F11 key …
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