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It's time to dump those old iPhones and iPads | ZDNet

ZDNet--The leak of Apple's iBoot source code onto GitHub is likely to turn older devices into a toxic hellstew of vulnerabilities.
February 10, 2018 Go to story on ZDNet

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150 Million Users Of The MyFitnessPal App Had Their Data Stolen By A Third Party

BuzzFeed--Under Armour, the owner of the food and nutrition application and website, recently learned that an unauthorized party acquired users' usernames, email addresses and passwords.
March 29, 2018 Go to BuzzFeed

People are really worried about IoT data privacy and security

Network World--Despite rising spending on IoT security, consumers and businesses are right to worry about how data will be used and protected.
March 28, 2018 Go to Network World

Facebook's Privacy Problem Isn't Just Likes: It's Phone Calls and Texts

Inc.com--Can you trust having the Facebook app on your phone any longer?
March 28, 2018 Go to Inc.com

The Most Cost-Efficient Inkjet Printers

Consumer Reports--Looking for a printer that performs all sorts of tasks without drowning you in ink costs? Consult this Consumer Reports list of the most cost-efficient inkjet printers.
March 16, 2018 Go to Consumer Reports

How to use the Magnifier on iPhone and iPad

iMore--How can you use your iPhone to more easily see the world around you? With the all-new magnifier!
March 08, 2018 Go to iMore

New documents reveal FBI paid Geek Squad repair staff as informants

ZDNet--A freedom of information request revealed that the FBI used the Best Buy division's repair staff to flag illegal content.
March 07, 2018 Go to ZDNet

iOS 11.2 power user tips and tricks | ZDNet

ZDNet--Here's how to get the most from iOS 11.2 on your iPhone and iPad.
March 03, 2018 Go to ZDNet

Know Your Cyber Attacks: Five Common Exploits

SecurityRoundTable.org--Know Your Cyber Attacks: Five Common Exploits - When two major security flaws located in the microprocessors driving most of the world’s computers became public earlier this year, it was big news. Those...
February 28, 2018 Go to SecurityRoundTable.org

The best mobile VPNs can ensure your privacy anywhere | ZDNet

ZDNet--Going mobile? Stay secure. Here's how find an effective VPN service. (Hint: You can't trust every VPN provider.)
February 25, 2018 Go to ZDNet

Vivio Technologies Parlays ColdFusion Expertise Into Powerful, Reliable, and Well-Supported Hosting for Savvy Developers - HostingAdvice.com

HostingAdvice.com--TL; DR: Built by developers, for developers, Vivio Technologies grew out of two friends’ frustrations with finding expert hosting and knowledgeable support for their ColdFusion applications. Co-Founder, CFO, and COO Mark Keymer gave us a candid look at how the company started and continues to compete with large-scale global competitors. Jordan Michaels and Mark Keymer …
February 23, 2018 Go to HostingAdvice.com