Smart Video Cameras and Smarter Video Alerts

Video Security Monitoring is essential these days. Live camera viewing and customized recording options, Forest’s Smart Video makes it easy to stay in touch with all the important activity at your home or business. With Forest Security’s Advanced Video Analytics Monitoring, your video is even more intelligent. Your monitored video streams can now distinguish between important events and routine activity. This real-time insight filters and categorizes your alerts giving you a superior level of customization and control. Using cutting edge …
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4th Of July Safety Tips from Shamus, Missy, and Minnow

Shamus, Missy and Minnow share their tips to keep your furry friends safe and happy this 4th of July. Independence Day celebrations are fun for the whole family, barbecues with lots of food, parades, music and then when night falls, Fireworks! That’s when the fun usually stops for most of our furry friends. That spectacular light show comes with loud booms making it very scary for so many pets. Shamus, Missy and Minnow want to help with these safety tips …
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A coronavirus screening app by Apple

Original Post By: Cnet.com / Carrie Mihalcik – March 27, 2020 A new screening app and website for Coronavirus is now available.  Thanks to Apple, the CDC, the White House Coronavirus Task Force, and FEMA. Apple launched a new COVID-19 website and app that features a screening tool set of resources to help people stay informed and take the proper steps to protect their health during the spread of COVID-19, based on the latest CDC guidance. Apple said the app …
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FBI Warning – Watch out for stimulus-package scams

Original Article By: Alfred Ng / cnet.com – March 26, 2020 Online thieves will try to take advantage of the $2 trillion package, the bureau says. Hackers and scammers online have ramped up attacks to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic, and that could mean targeting the US COVID-19 relief effort next, the FBI has warned. On Wednesday, the US Senate passed a $2 trillion aid package to financially support people affected by the coronavirus outbreak. With businesses temporarily closing and …
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Safe food and package handling information videos

During these uncertain times, we are all concerned about keeping ourselves and loved ones safe and healthy. As we all stay safe at home, we still need food and other supplies. Here are some informative tips to help you keep everything you bring into your home contamination free.   Safe Grocery and Take Out Food Handling Tips from Dr. Jeffrey VanWingen Safe Package Handling from Haley Hernandez of KPRC2    

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Avoid Coronavirus Scams

Original Post by: FTC.GOV   Scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding the Coronavirus. Here are some tips to help you keep the scammers at bay: Hang up on robocalls. Don’t press any numbers. Scammers are using illegal robocalls to pitch everything from scam Coronavirus treatments to work-at-home schemes. The recording might say that pressing a number will let you speak to a live operator or remove you from their call list, but it might lead to more robocalls, instead. …
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Security Concerns When Working From Home

Original Post By Larry Anderson of SecurityInformed.com The global pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus is changing work environments to an unprecedented degree. More employees than ever are being asked to work remotely from home. Along with the new work practices comes a variety of security challenges. Without the proper precautions, working from home could become a cybersecurity nightmare, says Purdue University professor Marcus Rogers. “Criminals will use the crisis to scam people for money, account information and more,” he …
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Can you contract coronavirus from delivery packages?

Original Post by: Vicky Nguyen and Scott Stump The need for fast and sanitary deliveries has never been higher with more than 80 million Americans ordered to shelter at home to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. The surge in deliveries, including more food deliveries as restaurants are closed across the country, has led to the question of whether people can contract COVID-19 from packages. NBC consumer and investigative correspondent Vicky Nguyen provided some answers from health officials and …
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Tips to keep your home as coronavirus-free as possible

Original By: GRANT CURRIN from Huffington Post Article printed from AOL    REMOVE CLUTTER FROM AROUND THE SINK AND DISINFECT COUNTERS REGULARLY. Washing your hands is the most important thing you can do to protect yourself and everyone else from COVID-19. You should do it often ― some examples of good times are when you return from being outside, after you’ve touched a potentially infected surface, after you use the bathroom and before you eat. Hand washing fights the virus in two …
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How to clean your Apple products

From Support.Apple.com – How to clean your Apple products Get recommendations and guidelines for cleaning your Mac, iPad, iPhone, iPod, display, or peripheral device. Apple products are made with a variety of materials, and each material might have specific cleaning requirements. To get started, here are some tips that apply to all products: Use only a soft, lint-free cloth. Avoid abrasive cloths, towels, paper towels, or similar items. Avoid excessive wiping, which might cause damage. Unplug all external power sources, devices, and cables. Keep liquids away from …
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