Published Posts

  1. What is online tracking and how do websites track you?

    Today we will talk about how websites track you, which tools they use to do it and what information they can collect without your knowledge. We will tackle the privacy issue of web tracking, explain how you can try to avoid being tracked and shed some light on Koofr views on privacy.

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  2. Strong passwords and how to remember them

    Each year we have more and more online accounts and staying on top of our digital lives is getting increasingly difficult. Using strong passwords is essential, as they are the first line of defence for your data. Read about how to improve the strength of your passwords and how to remember them easily in this blog post.

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  3. History and evolution of memory cards

    A memory card is an electronic data storage device used for storing digital information, typically using flash memory. Read about history and evolution of memory cards, their advantages and disadvantages and the future of flash memory in this blog post.

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  4. Why should you stop using FTP?

    Do you still swear by FTP? You might want to switch to other means of sharing files. Read more to find out all the reasons why you should stop using FTP.

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  5. Computer viruses, part 2: Types of viruses

    We continue our deep dive into the world of malware with an overview of types of computer viruses.

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  6. Horrible passwords of 2017– a list of examples

    Great minds think alike, right? We beg to differ in this case. Even though these horrible passwords are very common amongst internet users, they are anything but great …

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  7. Computer viruses 101; part 1

    What's lurking in the depths of the internet? Do you know what kinds of computer viruses are out there, threatening your data and files? The first part focuses on different types of computer viruses.

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  8. How to save your save your phone from water damage

    Can your phone be saved after you dropped it in water? Sometimes! Here are some first aid tips that might help to save your device from water damage.

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  9. Why should you stop using USB drive NOW

    How are you moving your files around? Many people still rely on the good old USB stick. If you're among them, keep reading and see why you should put your USB drive in your drawer and keep it there for good!

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  10. Do you believe these myths about cloud storage?

    Let's see what the most common myths are and debunk them!

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  11. Do you know what these five cloud storage terms mean?

    It's time for some terminology lessons! Learn something new or check your existing knowledge by reading our list of most common terms, used in cloud storage, explained.

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  12. 5 ways Koofr keeps your files safe

    How does Koofr keep your files safe and how you can make sure you're using all the features in this aspect?

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  13. 9 ways to make your passwords less bad

    While a password itself isn't a bulletproof shield for your online privacy and security, you can still make sure you're not making hacker's lives easier with your weak password. How? Read on.

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  14. A brief history of memory and storage

    From the beginning of time, humans have had the need to store information. But how did we come from parchment scrolls to cloud storage?Here's a brief history.

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  15. 6 tips to keep your smartphone safe and secure

    The following advice might strike some of you as really basic – those can consider this as merely a reminder. Others, grab your phones and make the necessary adjustments. ;)

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  16. Don't become a victim of a ransomware attack!

    While extorting internet users for money isn't a new business model, criminals these days are getting more skilled and ransomware attacks are becoming more frequent. Before you panic and contemplate swapping your email account with a flock of messenger pigeons, continue reading and see how you can protect yourself.

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  17. External hard drive vs. cloud backup

    The good and the bad of two of the most popular backing up options.

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  18. How safe are my files on Koofr?

    We worry about your files so you don't have to. Learn more about how we ensure the safety and privacy of your files in Koofr in this blog post.

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