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Why Not DuckDuckGo?

DuckDuckGo is a privacy-first search engine which doesn’t track you. I started using it as my primary search engine in 2011. Below is my first tweet about DuckDuckGo. In the tweet, I shared an article on an interview (2012) by TechSpot with DuckDuckGo’s founder, Gabriel Weinberg. I’ve used duckduckgo for more than a year & it’s AWESOME. It is currently the default search engine in all my browsers — Alvin Sim (@alvinsim) August 24, 2012 My reason for using…

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Things I Do After I Install Windows

1. Connect to a (trusted) network After the Windows installation completes successfully, I’d connect it to the Internet. This is so that I can update Windows with the latest security patches, and download the necessary applications. 2. Windows Update It is always important to always keep your Windows (or any other OS you use) up-to-date with the latest security patches and updates. 3. Check Windows Settings For Windows prior to Windows 10, I would configure Windows Update to notify only…

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