Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Your password is the next to be stolen
    Your password is the next to be stolen
    If your password for anything is password, you’re doing it wrong. The good news is that you are in good company- the five most common passwords are 123456, 12345678, password, qwerty, and abc123. The bad news is that 90% of employee...
  • Wix's #ItsThatEasy Super Bowl Ad
    Wix.com gives a look at extended version of #ItsThatEasy Super Bowl ad
    I've written about Wix.com, the cloud-based website platform and their first Super Bowl ad that will air this Sunday, but fans can get a look at an extended version of the ad online.This is an entertaining 70-second spot available only on the...
  • Researcher says HTTPS can track You
    Researcher says HTTPS can track You
    Perhaps you’ve read that “HTTPS” at the start of a website address means that the site is secure, encrypted. However, a feature of the HTTPS can track you, says an article at theregister.co.uk.HTTP is not secure. Carnegie Mellon...
  • DOWNTON ABBEY SEASONS 1, 2, 3, & 4
    WHAT'S THE STORY ON DOWNTON ABBEY SEASONS 1, 2, 3, & 4 BLU-RAY?
    DOWNTON ABBEY is deservedly worth watching, combining a historical perspective amidst dramatic going-ons (and yes a bit of the good old "soap opera" mentality as well). Being that the first 4 seasons are represented, binge watching can...
  • THE JUDGE
    Life Lessons from THE JUDGE
    Those who have only seen Robert Downey JR.’s over-the-top portrayal of Tony Stark in Iron Man movies might think his acting ability starts and ends with grandiose proclamations and smarky comments. For those who see him in The Judge, another...
  • The Snowpocalypse on Social Media
    Facebook, Instagram crashes and internet trembles
    Early Tuesday morning, Facebook,Instagram,Tinder,AIM andHipchat have crashed and social media users wonder has the Blizzard of 2015 crushed the Internet? Fortunately, the outage only lasted for about an hour. And then everyone breathed a sigh of...
  • Outsourcing saves money
    Have included outsourcing in your 2015 budget?
    Congratulations, you have recognized that you can’t do it all alone and identified the best way to fill the needs of your business is to outsource. To ensure you connect with the best person for your needs, do your pre-work.Before you ever...
  • Huge plastic gyre in each major ocean
    5 reasons why seafood may be unsafe
    This list helps explain why it's a good idea to shop for seafood carefully because the pollution in the planet's oceans is making fishing unsustainable and the seafood less healthy. 1. Great Pacific Garbage PatchImproperly disposed plastic...
  • Facebook blocks pages 24 hours after Turkey threatens ban
    Facebook blocks pages 24 hours after Turkey threatens ban
    At the behest of a local court in Turkey, Facebook has blocked an as-of-yet unspecified number of pages that are said to contain images and text that insult the prophet Muhammad. The social network took these steps because otherwise, the country...
  • Bose QuietComfort 25 headphones
    Review: Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise-Cancelling headphones
    Starting Monday, the Bose QuietComfort 25 headphones are on sale at the Bose website. They cost $299, but audiophiles and people who often travel on airplanes may want to take a look at these excellent headphones.The QuietComfort 25 is an upgrade...
  • Android Wear: Sync Loop, Developer Options, and Taking Screenshots
    Android Wear: Sync Loop, Developer Options, and Taking Screenshots
    One of the first things that confused me about Android Wear were the different persistent notifications on my phones. Connecting my LG G Watch to my G3 would alert a simple "Connected". However, linking my Asus ZenWatch to my Note 4...
  • Newest Innovations In Consumer Technology On Display At 2015 International CES
    Coinbase opens first regulated Bitcoin exchange
    Bitcoin San Francisco-based exchange Coinbase has become the first regulated US exchange today according to the NY Post. This announcement follows the investment of $75 million last week by a group of Wall Street investors including the New York...
  • Weird and Wacky from the 2015 PGA Show
    Weird and wacky stuff from the 2015 PGA Show
    This is my favorite column to do each year.I go searching the 10 miles of aisles at the annual PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, this year held January 20-23, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center, for the golf products and items you have...
  • 6 free goods from Creative Market for the week of 26 January 2015
    6 free goods from Creative Market for the week of 26 January 2015
    Each week, the merchant designers and developers at Creative Market give away six, free creative assets.Here are the freebies for this week:Altitude WordPress ThemeCreator: CyberChimps ThemesCategories: WordPress | Landing PageHipsta Script + Hand...
  • Cablevision Moto G Freewheel
    Cablevision Wi-Fi phone service costs 80 percent less than cellular carriers
    Cablevision is slated to launch an all-Wi-Fi phone service called Freewheel that will offer mobile users unlimited data, talk and text. The new low-cost mobile service will be available nationwide in February and isthe first all-Wi-Fi phone...