The Internet

SIG Leader - Glynn Brooks

2021-08 Online SIG Links

Internet 8 Chrome security extensions that can help protect your privacy ( Windows 10 blocks Potentially Unwanted Apps by default now ( Brave Browser's new privacy protections: time-based permissions and more ( Windows Microsoft...

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2020-11 Online SIG Meeting

In Saturday’s session, I’ll discuss what happened to me when I reinstalled Windows 10 on my desktop PC using instructions posted by Fred Langa on the AskWoody web site. Spoiler alert: there were a few things missing, and I got to learn some new things you can do with...

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2020-10 Online SIG Handout

How Wireless Transmission Works (YouTube) The definitive guide to the 5G network rollout (Tom’s Guide) What's the best CloudReady device? The one you already have (Neverware) Amazon Sidewalk and Bridges (Amazon) What’s new in the Windows 10 May 2020 Update (Windows...

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2020-09 Online SIG Links

The Password Managers spreadsheet used in the September Internet/Windows presentation is available here. Password managers reviews: The best password managers in 2020 (Tom’s Guide) Best password manager to use for 2020 (cnet) The Best Password Managers for 2020 (PC...

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2020-08 Online SIG Links

What the internet looks like if you block Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Apple: Life Without the Tech Giants (Gizmodo) Tech’s Frightful Five: They’ve Got Us (NYTimes) Which Tech Giant Would You Drop? (survey with feedback) (NYTimes) Google account security...

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2020-05 Preparing for a life of web conferencing

Web Conferencing Equipment: Best Headsets For Video Chatting and Conference Calls (Rolling Stone) Best Wireless Headset For The Office (Wirecutter) Best Webcams (Wirecutter) Best Wi-Fi Routers  (Tom’s Guide) Best Wireless Routers (Lifewire) What do I use? Pluggable...

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