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How to unsubscribe from Quora emails

Quora is a great resource and a way to get answers to your questions. Unique crowdsourcing and upvoting of answers make Quora useful and different. However, what’s not different about this site is that when you sign up to use it, you’re automatically added to its email lists. If you want to know how to…
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May 5, 2024 0

Spam vs. phishing: What are the differences?

Spam is annoying in all its forms. Phishing can be particularly annoying, but it can also lead to fear, anger, and frustration. Spam can come in the form of emails, text messages, phone calls, and comments under your social media posts. You may similarly be exposed to phishing. Spam is generally safe, although tiresome —…
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April 12, 2024 0

What is spam, and how can you protect yourself from it?

Are you fed up with constant spam messages, robocalls, and junk mail? At best, they’re annoying. At worst, they’re dangerous, infecting your device with malware and viruses. So, what is spam? And how can you prevent it? Contents What is spam? How to identify spam What types of spam are there? Examples of spam Why…
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January 21, 2024 0

Defining a text spammer: What you need to know

Spam text messages are, at the least, annoying, but some can be downright dangerous. Learn why spam texts are a thing, how to recognize them, and what to do if you receive them. Contents What is a text spammer? How text spammers operate How to identify text spam scams How to respond to text spammers…
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December 15, 2023 0

How to unsubscribe from emails

A cluttered inbox can quickly become a headache, with the stream of unwanted emails continuously piling up. Cleaning your inbox from the abundance of promotions, newsletters, and marketing emails may help you to notice important messages and be more alert to phishing emails. So let’s look at the steps needed to unsubscribe from emails on…
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June 18, 2023 0