LastPass—Keeping Your Passwords Secure Without The Hassle

On May 21, 2012, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , , , with No Comments

The word “password” has been in the top ten list of most commonly used passwords for some time. Easy to remember? Yes. Secure? Not at all. One technique to aid in memory is to substitute letters for symbols. Instead of password, consider something like p@s$w0rd. The problem is that once…

OpenDNS For Internet Filtering

On September 30, 2007, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , , with No Comments

There are a lot of internet filtering devices and services out there. Most are reasonably affordable and do a great job. I just came across a service called OpenDNS from an episode of the Geeks and God Podcast (Episode 56). It’s free and does a lot more that filter content—that’s just…

Scam Alert: Domain Registry of America

On September 8, 2006, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , with No Comments

I have been getting these letters for years—you know, the one that says your domain name is about to expire so renew now or risk being forever lost in cyberspace, blah, blah, blah. I’ll admit they almost got me the first time, but now anything with Domain Registry of America…

Browse Better & Safer With Firefox

On May 7, 2006, Posted by , in Tech Stuff, tags , , , with No Comments

I write these post with churches, ministries and non-profit organizations in mind. That means I make a few assumptions about you if you are reading this. I assume that you don’t have unlimited time. I assume that you don’t have unlimited personnel. I assume that you don’t have unlimited funds….