Security First, Apple Stands Ground on iPhone Encryption

Security First, Apple Stands Ground on iPhone Encryption The Apple iPhone platform is based on security first. It is designed to be secure and private.  To do that they use a proprietary encryption system. While there have been private companies who have tried to...

How is your Social Credit Score? It turns out that some American Universities use them to track their students.

How is your Social Credit Score? It turns out that some American Universities use them to track their students. Have you heard of the app called SpotterEDU? Initially developed by a college basketball coach who used it to track his athletes as they traveled to their...
Call 611 Now — Hackers Breach 1M Cellular Customers

Call 611 Now — Hackers Breach 1M Cellular Customers

Call 611 Now — Hackers Breach 1M Cellular Customers   Cybercriminals will go after anyone who has an expolitable vulnerability.  Businesses must work to protect themselves and must put into place an incident response plan along with a disaster recovery plan...
Cellular Throttling and Why it cost AT&T a Chunk of Change

Cellular Throttling and Why it cost AT&T a Chunk of Change

Cellular Throttling and Why it cost AT&T a Chunk of Change   We are all familiar with cell carriers and their different plans — some of which seem to change as fast as the weather in New England.  All of them have some type of an ulimited plan —...
Hand in Hand On Black Friday — Shopping and Privacy

Hand in Hand On Black Friday — Shopping and Privacy

Hand in Hand On Black Friday — Shopping and Privacy   Black Friday is almost upon us!  The day that retailers finally able to move from a red accounting register on to the black and it is always met with sales and loss leaders (great prices but not for the...