Category Archives: Power of Information

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Power of Information 2007-10-07

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I data encryption. Why do you need it, what you should encrypt, and what are some disadvantages to encrypting your data. We will go over, SSL Windows’ Encrypted File System, and programs like PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) and TrueCrypt. Also Derek continues his talk on Social Engineering. All this and more on this week’s Power of Information. Continue reading

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Power of Information 2007-09-30

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I continue our discussion on security. We get into more social engineering, identity theft, and phishing. No, not for actual fish, but for passwords. All this and more on this week’s Power of Information. Continue reading

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Power of Information 2007-09-16

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I discuss digital rights management: what is it, why does it exist, and can you get around it? We also look at securing yourself online with passwords and safe surfing procedures designed to help you stay safe when surfing online. All this and more on this week’s Power of Information. Continue reading

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Power of Information 2007-09-09

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I discuss purchasing a new computer or laptop. What to pick, what to look out for, and how to save money on your purchase. We will also look at the advantages and disadvantages of building your own computer versus buying pre-built. All this and more on this week’s Power of Information. Continue reading

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Power of Information 2007-09-02

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I discuss digital cameras and compact flash cards, secure digital (SD), Sony Memory Sticks, and all the other flash memory on the market today. What can you use it for, what are the differences between them and what are these “high-speed” cards that are being offered. Are the high-speed cards really faster and do you really need one? All this week on the Power of Information. Continue reading

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Power of Information 2007-08-26

This week on the Power of Information, Derek and I are going to keep it wireless by talking about this whole Bluetooth thing. Continue reading

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