👍 #850 - What Should I Do About the Changes to LastPass Free?
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LastPass upset a few people last week. They've announced changes to their free tier that reduces what it includes.
While that's a bad move from a publicity perspective, what does it mean if you're a current LastPass user? And what are your options if you're impacted?
This week's featured article -- What Should I Do About the Changes to LastPass Free? -- explores the details.
Also this week:
- In praise of saving everything digitally.
- More backup terms. This week: image.
- Speaking of backups, how long should you keep the major ones?
- Still speaking of backups, what about email?
This week we dove into a topic that had many people scratching their heads: how can a book store take down a website? It's an amazing realization that Amazon is so much more than a bookstore, and you're probably using their services every day without even realizing it. Also, we dedicate all the "cool" this week to the amazing Mars Perseverence rover and its landing.
Hope things are well. Thanks, as always, for being here,
This Week's Featured Article
What Should I Do About the Changes to LastPass Free?
What to do if you're affected.
LastPass is changing the terms of their free service. Find out if you're affected, and what to do if you are.
Also This Week on Ask Leo!
If It's All Digital, Won't You Lose It Anyway?
|A single original of anything is not backed up, and backing up is significantly easier, and of higher quality, in digital media.|
What is an Image Backup?
|Backup terminology can be confusing. I'll define one of the terms I use frequently and explain why I think it's so important.|
How Long Should I Keep Windows 10 Backups After Major Updates?
|Backing up around major updates is a good idea, but can also be a side effect of a routine backup strategy. Then the question becomes: how long to keep 'em?|
Back Up Your Email Using Thunderbird
|Using a desktop email program to back up email avoids potential data loss. I'll show you how using Outlook.com and Thunderbird as examples.|
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Back Up Your Email Using ThunderbirdUsing a desktop email program to back up email avoids potential data loss. I'll show you how using Outlook.com and Thunderbird as examples.
How Long Should I Keep Windows 10 Backups After Major Updates?Backing up around Windows 10 major updates is a good idea, but can also be a side effect of a routine backups. Then the question becomes: how long should I keep 'em?
What is a Backup Image?Backup terminology can be confusing. I'll define one of the terms I use frequently and explain what it is and why I think it's so important.
What Should I Do About the Change to LastPass Free?LastPass has announces a change to the terms of their free service. Find out if you're affected, and what to do if you are.
If It's All Digital Files, Won't You Lose It Anyway?A single original of anything is not backed up, and backing up is significantly easier, and of higher quality, as digital files.
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