How To Keep Your Children Safe Online!!

1 in 5 children who use the internet have been sexually solicited. 1 in 4 has seen unwanted pornography. Nearly 60% of teens have received an email or instant message from a stranger (half have replied.) Do I have your attention? The internet is a great place to hang out. Not only can all sorts […]

Will Facebook’s digital money Libra be good for Africa?

From early next year, Facebook intends to let its two billion-odd users – more than 139 million of whom are in Africa – make digital payments through its apps and popular messaging service WhatsApp using a new crypto-currency called Libra. It could have profound implications for a continent which receives a huge amount of remittances […]

How to Identify a Phishing Website

Phishing continues to prove one of the most successful and effective ways for cyber criminals to defraud us and steal our personal and financial information. Our growing reliance on the internet to conduct much of our day to day business has provided fraudsters with the perfect environment to launch targeted phishing attacks. The phishing attacks […]

10 Crucial Cyber-Security Tips

1. You Are A Target. Realize that you are an attractive target to hackers. Don’t ever say “It won’t happen to me.” 2. Eight Characters Is Not Enough. Practice good password management. Use a strong mix of characters, and don’t use the same password for multiple sites. Don’t share your password with others, don’t write […]

VPN Searches Zimbabwe Up By Over 2000%(Social Media Shutdown)

Iran, Yemen, China, North Korea, Turkey, and many other countries on the globe have at one point or another started employing the practice of censoring the Internet domestically. This either partially or greatly restricted the international freedom of speech of its citizens. While a large portion of the world enjoys the ability to log into […]

Bitcoin Cash and its hard fork

In the space of the blockchain, blocks are created when there are a group of transactions done. In other words every group of transaction of a given blockchain cryptographic asset are done, the blockchain created a new block. *For more information on how to invest in bitcoin, bitcoincash and alternative cryptoassets/cryptocurrencies. Please e-mail malcolm@bitcoin101.co.zw and […]

My 10 SAFE tips for computing

1. UPDATES/PATCHES Always make sure you have an updated version of windows, Turn on automatic updates, these updates are necessary because windows might have found a bug or exploit they want to fix. 2.INSTALL PROTECTIVE SOFTWARE Always make sure you have an up to date antivirus, The Free ones do a good job, but I […]

9 Simple Ways to Protect your Privacy

9 Simple Ways to Protect your Privacy While you may think your personal information is actually personal, you’d be surprised how much information about you winds up online. Just do a search for yourself on Pipl, a people search directory, to see the personal details out there. (Go on, we’ll wait.) Chances are the search […]

Zimbabwe’s First Bitcoin ATM

Understanding BITCOINS FOR FREE BITCOIN see the end of this post! What is Bitcoin? Since anything digital can be copied over and over again, the hard part about implementing a digital payment system is making sure that nobody spends the same money more than once. Traditionally, this is done by having a trusted central authority […]

Cyber Security Threats

First and Foremost, too understand the importance of Zimbabwe Cyber Security Association and Cyber Security in general, you need to understand where Zimbabwe stands when it comes to the internet and devices. Across Zimbabwe expect cyber security to have an explosion of growth over the next few years. Statistics provided by Postal & Telecommunications Regulatory […]