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Tips to Secure Personal Information Online

Image courtesy of David Castillo Dominici at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Image courtesy of David Castillo Dominici at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Are you the type of person who likes sharing things online? While there is nothing wrong with this, giving away too much information can be dangerous. There have been cases when people were traced by robbers and kidnappers because of the pictures and information mistakenly shared online. How are you going to protect yourself from people who have evil intentions? One of the first things that you can do is to purchase software like endpoint security to help you out. It will trace if there is any suspicious activity recently and you will be alerted immediately. Another tip that you can follow is to not post too much information especially if your profile is public. There are a lot of people who look for possible prey online and you would not want to be their target. Do not download items that have been sent to you by people you do not know. Aside from these tips, remember that the Internet is a vast place and information is easily accessible. Secure your personal information at all costs.

TESDA Online Program

For those who are interested to learn some technical stuff in preparation for a job that you are applying for or to simply add knowledge, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority or TESDA is offering online programs for free.

I’ve checked on their site and they are offering the following courses:

If you are into information technology, TESDA offers Computer Hardware Servicing;Tourism-related course: Room Attendant Servicing, Guest Room Attendant Servicing; For Electronics know-how, TESDA offers Cellphone Servicing.

Visit their website http://www.tesda.gov.ph/ and click the link on the side bar that says TESDA ONLINE Program to know more about it.

My Two-Cents On File Sharing

In this age of modern technology and fast-paced social media, the Need for secure file sharing is just as essential as getting a reliable broadband or internet connection. You will be online most of the time and you will need a safe place to stash all those photographs and videos, not to mention the numerous episodes of your favorite soaps on television or the downloaded copies of all your all-time favorite movies. You might also need a suitable venue to share these files with families and friends, as well as your business or online colleagues, if need be. Therefore you really need a file sharing site that would cater to all these various needs, while maintaining the integrity of your files and making sure that they will be safely kept away somewhere and is readily available in as much as a click of your mouse.

Choosing the perfect file sharing site might just be quite a daunting task, what with hundreds of file sharing sites that mushroomed in the World Wide Web over night, now more than ever, you ought to be careful in choosing which sites to use. What with the recent moves by the US Justice Department shutting down sites and seizing up domain names under Megaupload.com citing possible copyright infringement cases. Apart from choosing the best file sharing site to keep your precious files safe, you ought to choose one that is sure to follow rules and regulations on copyright and what not, so as not to be shutdown or seized by the government any time soon. Egnyte is one such better alternative, apart from making sure they follow laws on copyright, you can be sure that your files are safe where you need them, ready to be accessed and shared the next time the need arises. Don’t put those precious files in jeopardy, choose a file sharing site wisely!