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MegaCortex ransomware and “The Matrix”

It’s easy to forget that malware authors are regular human beings with hobbies and interests – not that different from their many victims, in fact. Take the tendency to embed references to popular culture in malware – as the creator of a new... Read More

Leading depression research organization ‘Bullying and Mental Health’ Discussion 5/29

The country’s leading depression research organization, Hope for Depression Research Foundation (HDRF), today announced it will host a public symposium on Bullying and Mental Health, on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the Paley Center for Media... Read More

Facebook warns advertisers about ‘Clear History’ tool

Facebook is preparing advertisers for the “clear history” tool that will let people erase their personal data from the social network, affecting ad targeting. On Tuesday, Facebook announced the long-awaited “clear history” feature would... Read More

Black Mirror Season 5 – Trailer

The season will be slightly shorter this year following the release of Bandersnatch, made up of just three new episodes. Season five will be released on Wednesday 5th June 2019 according to the first trailer. ... Read More

Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil – Trailer

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” is a fantasy adventure that picks up several years after “Maleficent,” in which audiences learned of the events that hardened the heart of Disney’s most notorious villain and drove her to curse a baby... Read More

How You Connect to the Internet

Many people suggested using a virtual private network (VPN). We couldn’t agree more. Here at our office we use NordVPN because: It shields your browsing from hackers and surveillanceIt has Quick Connect buttons that make turning it... Read More

Chief Homework Officer: New Survey Reveals U.S. Moms’ Homework Habits

As a kid your mom is like a superhero that knows how to fix everything and instantly make you feel better. Don’t get us wrong, fathers are important too. But mothers, mothers are not only our creators, but our teachers, our mentors. They are some... Read More

Is Netflix Connected To The Rise In Teen Suicides?

Netflix has responded to a recent report that claimed the suicide rate among teenagers rose following the release of its drama 13 Reasons Why. Earlier in the week, the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry... Read More

Keep your Kid’s Brain Active with GSK Science in the Summer

GSK Science in the Summer™, a free STEM program for students in underserved communities across the country, announced its new curriculum for summer 2019: The Science of Me. This summer enrichment program—sponsored by global healthcare... Read More

Uber and Lyft drivers plan strikes in major cities to protest pay

Ride share drivers are planning coordinated protests against Uber, Lyft, and other companies later this week, to draw attention to their push for higher wages.  An organization representing for-hire drivers in New York City says its members... Read More

3 Tips for Supporting Mental Health and Well-being in Our Children

Children from all walks of life experience stressful situations. Thousands of children walked from South America to the United States with their families and endured hardships and danger along the way. Children in many parts of the world have been... Read More

Verizon Media Brings NFL Streaming to Fantasy App

Football fans will have a new way to stream games this season, as Verizon Media announced it’s bringing unauthenticated NFL live streaming to its Yahoo Fantasy Football app, in addition to its Yahoo Sports app. Fans will get all local and... Read More

Weather Channel goes off air because of ‘malicious software attacks’

We live in an age where companies suffer data breaches and hacks of various types on a disturbingly regular basis. Credit card companies, social networks and online retailers are the usual targets and sometimes the thieves make off with payment... Read More

Netflix to build 6 sound stages in NYC and invest $100M

Queens lost Amazon, but Brooklyn and Manhattan are cashing in on Netflix. The popular streaming service is investing $100 million by 2024 to build six new sound stages in Brooklyn and add 127 jobs to the 32 it already has in Manhattan, officials... Read More

Microsoft repeatedly tried to acquire Zoom – pre IPO

Video conferencing company Zoom is set to go public this week, but its future could have been a lot different, according to a new report. Recode reported that Microsoft has persistently tried to acquire Zoom over the years, with the latest... Read More

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