Category: Noteworthy (page 1 of 65)

Is Your Child Oversharing on Social Media

Kids share a lot on social media. Your child might use Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, or another platform you haven’t even heard of. But how do you know when your child is sharing too much, or oversharing? Hear from teen psychiatrist Jodi... Read More

QSnatch malware already infected thousands of QNAP NAS devices

Thousands of QNAP NAS devices have been infected with the QSnatch malware Hackers have infected thousands of network-attached storage (NAS) devices from Taiwanese vendor QNAP with a new strain of malware named QSnatch. Over 7,000 infections... Read More

Terms To Know For Wildfire Evacuation Incidents

California Office of Emergency Services (OES) will be adopting statewide standardized language. The words “advisory” or “mandatory” will no longer be used. Following is the terminology the state will use for wildfire... Read More

Are The Effects Of Cord-Cutting Slightly Exaggerated?

The rate of cord-cutting in the US has been exaggerated, according to a report by VAB. In the survey, ‘A Culture of Extremes: Exposing the Myths About Video Viewing Behavior’, VAB argued that pay-TV remains the leading video distribution... Read More

DeepFakes and the Quality of Online Information

It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. This is an internationally-recognized campaign first launched by the National Cyber Security Alliance and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in 2004.  With so much information floating... Read More

DOLITTLE starring Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. electrifies one of literature’s most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic tale of the man who could talk to animals: Dolittle. After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle... Read More

Here’s your recap for #ElCaminoABreakingBadMovie

Ready for a Breaking Bad refresher ahead of El Camino? “Yeah, b**ch!” — Jesse Pinkman’s got you covered. Aaron Paul recapped all 62 episodes in just under three minutes. El Camino: A Breaking Bad... Read More

Don’t borrow a stranger’s iPhone cable

Bad news: A hacker has created a rogue Lightning cable that lets bad guys take over your computer. Worse news: Now it’s being mass-produced. Read in Fast Company: https://apple.news/AhR2QuuSHSiO_8AessLPAFg ... Read More

Protecting Yourself in the ‘Words with Friends’ Data Breach

Zynga, who makes Words With Friends, FarmVille and other addictive online games, released a statement saying they had been hacked and user data was taken. Keep reading for everything you need to know. According to the statement, the... Read More

Managing Privacy Settings on Websites and Social Media

In this digital age, more companies than ever are collecting your personal information. If you are not sure how this works, check out this interesting article about how Google first discovered the value of online surveillance.  Of... Read More

If College Sports Were A Stock, You Should Hurry Up And Buy

Big money and big-time college sports have been entwined for some time. But that connection may have grown even closer recently when California passed a first-of-its-kind law that allows student athletes to hire agents and make money on endorsement... Read More

Every #NYCC2019 TV and Movie Trailer Released

If you were not one of the 200,000+ fans lining up to see the new footage in person at New York Comic Con this weekend, don’t worry: we’ve got you covered with a roundup of all the TV and movie trailers to premiere during NYCC. The... Read More

Are you planning to sign up for Disney+ next month?

There’s been a lot of hype around Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, which is set to launch in early November. We wanted to find out just how many Americans are planning to sign up and if they’ll stay loyal to streaming-giant... Read More

NFL and Facebook Extend Video Highlights Agreement

In 2017, the NFL and Facebook announced a two-year partnership that brought game highlights and other original content to the social network. Two years later, they’ve decided to re-up and build on that agreement. The new partnership,... Read More

Three Common Scams to Protect Yourself

With the summer holiday season right around the corner, scammers are looking to target vacation goers. As attractive as some summertime deals might seem, how can you tell the difference between the real deal and a dangerous scam? Check out... Read More

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