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Has Government Been Scanning All Yahoo Email Messages?

Did they, or didn’t they? That seems to be the central question surrounding the recent revelation reported by Reuters. According to the news story, Yahoo complied with a Federal government request to ...

Google Gets Facts Straight By Adding News Fact Checker

Back in September, President Obama called the news media out for their complacency. In a year marked by an extremely divisive political campaign, people have lamented the fact that many of the ...

Internet Of Things (IoT's) attack DYN a major web traffic company

On Friday OCT 21st, multiple highly calculated Distributed Denial Of Service (DDOS) attacks were launched against DYN, a major company involved with the routing of internet traffic.  Some of the larger clients affected by this were Twitter, Amazon, Netflix and PayPal.   A Denial Of ...

FAA Threatens Prosecution For Samsung Note 7 On Planes

It was supposed to be a landmark achievement for Samsung, and the start of an era of record-breaking profits. The release of the Note 7 was widely anticipated, and when it hit ...

Will Your Body Provide Passwords To Devices In The Future?

Researchers at the University of Washington have developed an intriguing new technology that can actually transmit secure password signals through the body, using the fingerprint sensors and touchpads on smartphones and laptops, ...

Study Shows More People Are Worried About Cyberthreats

There may be some good news where cybercrime is concerned. Increasingly, Americans are beginning to take the threat more seriously. A recently released survey conducted by TransUnion showed an unmistakable increase in ...

Space Buffs Watch Out For Mac Virus

Say what you will about Russian hacking group “Fancy Bear,” but they’ve definitely got a sense of style. Fancy Bear is the group widely believed to be responsible for hacking the Democratic ...

Chrome Users On Mac OSX Seeing Better Battery Life

Laptop users in general have been unhappy with Google’s Chrome browser. There are several aspects of the software’s design that cause it to drain battery power at an alarming rate. Fortunately, the ...

Microsoft Enticing Edge Users With Malware Protection

In a bid to increase its share of the browser market, Microsoft has made some interesting moves recently, which make its new “Edge” browser software stand out from the crowd. The most ...

Using Non-HP Inks In HP Printers? HP Is Stopping That

From the very earliest days of the PC revolution, printer manufacturers have relied on a very specific model to sell their wares. They sell the printer itself as cheaply as possible, relying ...

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