Yearly Archives: 2019


VPN Explained – Remote Access vs Anonymity Top Tips

For July of 2019 we thought we would share “VPN Explained – Remote Access vs Anonymity Top Tips.”  While VPN basically encrypts your traffic on the Internet for security, it can also attempt to hide your address or identity. Business VPN vs VPN for Anonymity It seems all the advertising […]


Fresh Install Your Computer For Better Performance

Performing a fresh install on your PC or Mac can be one of the “ultimate troubleshooting techniques,” that is according to ZDNet, and we agree. If you are inclined to do so and have the technical skills or help to do a fresh install we think it should be considered. […]


Ubiquity Networks Wifi Starter Kit

The demand for high performance Wifi has never been greater.  Ubiquity Networks has made a name for themselves with great WiFi gear that meets the needs of small and large installations. We like Ubiquity Networks for their robust networking and security features, and value. Meet the 3 Pack. We call […]

Ubiquity Networks Wireless Access Points

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uBlock Origin vs AdBlocker vs Pi-Hole

The topic of ad blocking as a security measure is often misunderstood. Besides the fact that ads can be annoying they can also bring with it malvertising. Malvertising is advertising that can be dangerous to your computer, mobile device, browser, or any device. Why do I need it? Pop-up and […]


Best Wifi for Home & Small Business 2019

The demand for the latest Wifi Technologies is booming. In 2019 we have some great offerings and the companies offering have increased. Even Amazon has gotten into the game with the acquisition of Eero. While last year we focused on SMB and the Home users market with basic off the […]


What can we learn from Seniors about Technology?

We can learn a lot from Seniors, but don’t ask me, ask a Senior. It’s interesting to discuss Seniors on a day like today, it’s my Father’s birthday he would be 107 years today if he were still alive. Today we at offthegridit helped a class of Seniors learning to […]