Author Archives: vsajewel

About vsajewel

Hi...I'm the author of 2 main blogs on WordPress.com. vsatips...which is about tech tips for mobile devices like cellphones & tablets. vsatrends, my 2nd blog, is focused more on lifestyle trends...especially those with a strong design element. I also host a YouThe channel which includes aspects of both websites.

How to Secure Your Home Network

All network gateway device’s have settings that can be changed. Yet most people know nothing about them. Consequently, they never visit their router’s settings to tweak things that could make themselves vulnerable too outside attacks. This post tells you how to do that. Continue reading

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Dashlane for ios Has Serious Problems Revealed by the Cloudbleed Incident

I’ve always been a huge fan of Dashlane. But after wanting to use it to change all of my passwords following Cloudbleed, I was extremely disappointed in how poorly Dashlane actually functions on ios devices for this purpose. Continue reading

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How to Use Different Colored Fonts & Sizes in Apple Notes for ios

Any method I tried to paste fonts into Apple Notes, failed to keep the font formatting. In other words anything pasted into Apple Notes would revert to one of the standard Apple note fonts. So I was really excited to discover that I could use an Apple computer to change the standard fonts to different ones, or different colors or sizes, and that the formatting would be retained throughout all of my iPads and ios devices. Continue reading

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How to Share a Password with Dashlane

Everyone who doesn’t have a secure method of managing their passwords should use a password manager. We use Dashlane and one thing I love about it is the ability to share a password with anyone safely. I demonstrate how to share a password using Dashlane’s Password Manager. Continue reading

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