BBB offers tips for securing your mobile device

For years, we’ve had to deal with viruses and other malware on our laptops and desktop computers. Hopefully you’ve got good anti-virus software and are keeping it up to date. But consumers are doing more and more of their web surfing on mobile devices like smartphones and tablets and as you might expect, cybercriminals are…

Four tips for safely downloading mobile applications

Last year, approximately 11 billion mobile applications, or apps, were downloaded to tablets, smart phones and other mobile devices. There are apps for playing games, checking the weather and staying current on local news. But not all apps are created equal. Before you download your next app, here a few things to know: Not all…