What’s the difference between storage and memory?

Last week we talked about how to manage your device storage. Let’s clarify the often confused terms—storage and memory. Both are measured in gigabytes (GB) but serve very different purposes. New Laptop! 256 GB SSD, 8 GB RAM. What does this even mean? Storage...

How Full is Your Device Storage?

Knowing how much hard drive space you are using will give you a better understanding of your needs when upgrading devices or planning a backup. You don’t need 500gb of storage on your new laptop if you are only using 100gb on your old one. Is your internal storage...

Inboxes Full of Privacy Policy Updates? What is the GDPR?

You may have noticed a recent flood of emails into your Inbox or on visited sites asking you to review their new privacy policy information or to click a button to opt-in again to their service. It all has to do with a new data privacy regulation in the European Union...

Be Skeptical of Facebook Quizzes

Facebook has been in the spotlight recently with the news that Cambridge Analytica, and potentially many other companies, have been collecting and storing large amounts of your personal data. Some of the data in question comes from your Facebook profile, like your...

Manage Your Google and Facebook Data

Through the course of our day Facebook, Google, and other apps gather and store our online activity and data. It’s important to understand how to manage what information these companies and third-party apps have about you. Follow the links below to take control of...

Spring Cleaning: Organize Your Files

A lot of your digital frustration can come from not being able to easily find needed files and seeing your desktop full of clutter. Let’s get organized to better manage your desktop, downloads, documents, and apps. Folders Are Your Friend Whether you are on a Mac or...

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