Cell Phone Security Tips

Top 10 Places Where Cell Phones Are Lost

POSTED January 27th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Lookout Mobile Security recently released findings from a study regarding lost or stolen cell phones, and an astounding amount of money is lost every year when people misplace their mobile devices or are the victims of theft. According to the Lockout study, approximately $30 billion will be lost this year when mobile users lose their cellphones. With the advanced technology included in most smart phones...
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2 Best Travel Apps For 2017

POSTED January 13th 2017 BY Travel Writer
Technology and travel have merged together to bring you an easy and safe travel experience.  Safeture and Hitlist are two of the best travel apps for fast and easy travel information. Using the Safeture and Hitlist apps will ensure that you get the best flight prices as well as a secure trip. Start planning for your 2017 Travel Trips now using these two apps! Safeture Keeping...
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How to Save on Phone Data and Wi-Fi Costs Overseas

POSTED January 10th 2017 BY Beth Williams
If you don’t know by now, using your cell phone while traveling can send you to the poor house quickly, so how do you save on cell phone costs?  Stories of travelers receiving bills of several thousand dollars is not unheard of when they return home, simply because they did not do their research before they left.  Spend a few minutes understanding how your and...
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2016 Top 5 Travel Apps

POSTED July 22nd 2016 BY Travel Writer
Apps are intended to make every part of your life easier especially while traveling. Travel Apps vary from helping you pack less, to planning trips intelligently, to even having access to world maps and languages that can help you communicate and travel easily within your destination. Here are 5 mobile apps you need to check out for your travel plans in 2016. Hopper- Airfare Predictions...
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Best Tips to Prevent Your Cell Phone From Being Stolen

POSTED November 6th 2015 BY kevin4371
About 3.1 million American consumers were victims of smart phone theft in 2013, according to Consumer Reports. Thieves target cell phones from travelers because they are easy to steal and easy to sell. Overseas thieves are often more brazen than here in the United States. Individual thieves and teams of thieves, involving both and men women,  orchestrate scams and diversions targeting tourists just to steal their...
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Cell Phone Security Tips

POSTED August 3rd 2014 BY Beth Williams
It just makes sense to take your smartphone with you when you travel, whether it’s domestic or international. It can make your travels more convenient, but you also have to be much more vigilant, as for most of us our phone is increasingly our link to everything which is important to us. With so much personal information such as phone numbers, reminders, credit card information and...
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France – Cell Phone Thefts in Paris

POSTED January 28th 2013 BY Beth Williams
Going to Paris, France?  Be smart when using your expensive cell phone in public.  Muggings are being reported with cell phones the target for theft. They are just being ripped from out of the users hands! Theft is not just at night when you would assume that these occurrences would be higher, but during the day too.  Many of the police reports have highlighted the...
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What to Do When You Lose Your Cell Phone

POSTED June 2nd 2012 BY Beth Williams
Having your cell phone stolen or simply losing it is quickly becoming a very common issue, and we have all been there.  You know the drill, you go to reach for your phone, and it’s not where it usually is. You look for it all over and you can’t find it.  That’s when you get that sudden heart-stopping realization that we don’t know where our...
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Internet Safety: Online Threat Facing College Students, Identities and Credit Cards

POSTED December 29th 2011 BY Beth Williams
With wifi, smartphones and broadband available almost everywhere, college students are constantly connected to the web. While the internet has simplified some aspects of life, providing greater access to information, in some ways it has complicated the life of the modern day student. This is especially true when looking at the risks that increased internet usage can pose.  Here is an interesting article about this...
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How to Save Money with Skype on International Calls

POSTED July 13th 2011 BY Beth Williams
How to Save Money with Skype on International Calls Calling cards used to be the way to save, but now there’s a new standard to avoid high international roaming charges. Skype is a simple service that allows users to chat, talk, or video chat over the Internet. Best of all, Skype-to-Skype calls are free, though there’s a small fee to call a land line or...
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