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Keep your network free of laptop-toting freeloaders. Randall Bennett takes you through securing your Wi-Fi network using encryption.
French-based company Total Immersion has come up with software that turns 2D pictures into 3D models on a screen when they are displayed in front of a Webcam. Last year, they set up shop in the U.S., selling their product as interactive kiosks that could appear in stores or conferences, among other uses. But anyone with a computer and a Webcam can download a test sample to try it out. In this video, CNET News.com's Hanna Sistek shows how the software works.
KeyLemon adds a another level of security to your Windows computer--using your Webcam. It ties your user account to your face, assists with log-ins in Firefox, and records hijackers' faces, too. See what it can do in this First Look video.
The latest version of the popular free security suite Avast takes aim squarely at fixing your surreptitiously-altered browser, and making sure your Windows software is up-to-date.
A lot of computers come with built-in Webcams. Molly Wood shows you how to make sure your Webcam is under your control and not someone else's.