On a regular basis we hear news stories about computer information and data being compromised by outside forces. Criminals try to obtain personal financial information such as: name, address, social security number, date of birth and account number. Using this information criminals can make purchases, get credit in your...
Everyone hopes they’ll see animals on a hike. It’s one of the highlights of the trip -- well, mostly. Some of the things you’ll see out in the American wilderness are downright dangerous, and you should take active steps to not approach them — or ward them off. Other...
In the last article in our IFTTT series, we mentioned how Google Calendar can be connected to IFTTT in order to keep track of what your home automation devices are up to — a great solution for users who prefer to visualize events in a calendar-style view rather than just...
As you take precautions to secure your most commonly used accounts, it’s likely that emails, blog  platforms, and social media platforms spring to mind. But it may not occur to you to check your online security for video streaming sites. And specifically, Netflix.Are you among the many out there...
TaskRabbit, a popular freelance labor site and app which was acquired by IKEA late last year, has been taken offline while it investigates a "cybersecurity incident." People who use their TaskRabbit passwords on other websites or apps are being urged to change those passwords.As of this writing, visitors to...