Tag Archive: secure


Keep those private images to yourself by creating a secure folder

It’s more important than ever to keep your private images private but without deleting them entirely from your phone. With Android, there are a few different ways to hide your photos and images, even if you don’t have the benefit of Samsung’s Secure Folder.

How to hide Photos and Images on a Pixel

Unlike other smartphones that feature additional features like a Secure Folder, stock Android requires you to do a bit more work to hide images and  [Read More…]

Upgrade your eero mesh networking system with 50% off eero Secure

Now that everyone is stuck indoors and working from home, it’s important to make sure your home has appropriate Wi-Fi speeds and security to protect your private information — especially if you’re dealing with any sensitive work material. The eero mesh networking system is one of our favorites in part due to how easy it is to setup and how well it works. Its robust app makes it simple to adjust settings and set parental controls, though to get the  [Read More…]

Face unlock on the Pixel 4 just got way more secure

It took months to get here, but we finally have it.

What you need to know On April 6, Google began rolling out the April 2020 security patch to Pixel phones. It’s been discovered that this patch includes a “require eyes to be open” toggle for the Pixel 4’s face unlock. This is something that’s been missing since launch and makes face unlock much more secure.

The Pixel 4 has one of the best face unlock systems  [Read More…]

Guard against shady content with eero Secure safe browsing

If you are debating which mesh Wi-Fi system to get for your home, I highly recommend the eero lineup. Not only does eero have quality routers and an easy-to-use app, but it also has some additional services that you may find extremely valuable, such as the eero Secure and Secure+ subscriptions. One of the most useful features here is the ability to limit the content and exposure to devices and individuals on your network, including delivering a measure  [Read More…]

What software comes with eero Secure+ and do I need it?

Best answer: An eero Secure+ subscription comes with a secure VPN, a password manager, Malwarebytes, and all of the benefits of eero Secure. Forget about ads and keep track of your network traffic through the eero app.

Cover your whole house with reliable Wi-Fi: eero (3-pack) ($ 249 at Amazon) Stay protected with built-in software: eero Secure+ ($ 99 per year at eero) Staying safe online

When the internet was young, your biggest risk online was a  [Read More…]

Keep your Galaxy S20 secure with a phone armband

If you’re getting excited about the new Samsung Galaxy S20, don’t forget about the accessories. Whether you want a hands-free option for when you’re working out or doing chores around the house, a phone armband is a perfect solution. There are already some great picks out there, so take a look and find the one that’s right for you!

Breathable security JEMACHE Phone Armband

Staff Pick

If you want a breathable option that’s made of stretchy  [Read More…]

What is Eero Secure, and how is it different from Eero Secure +?

Best answer: Eero Secure is a subscription plan introduced by Amazon for owners of its Eero mesh networking system. It offers a wealth of advanced security and parental controls to help protect your home network. Eero Secure + is essentially the next tier, offering more features for a higher monthly fee.

Basic whole-home coverage: Eero Mesh WiFi 3-pack ($ 250 at Amazon) More range, more power: Eero Pro Mesh WiFi System ($ 199 at Amazon) Eero Secure  [Read More…]