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  • Senate budget committee increase defense spending (Video)
    Senate budget committee increase defense spending (Video)
    U. S. Senator Graham (R-SC) and U. S. Senator Ayotte (R-NH) introduced and passed an amendment in the Senate Budget Committee, today, that would increase spending on defense. The vote of the Committee was 12-10. Sen. Graham stated the amendment...
  • cyber security
    Cyber Security Predictions for 2015
    Cyber attacks and data breaches aren't new, but they're steadily increasing as more and more data-storing devices come into circulation. Cyber security is an issue that affects nearly everyone in some capacity.The widening awareness and...
  • White House knew of Clinton’s emails, JW takes lead on email scandal
    White House knew of Clinton’s emails, JW takes lead on email scandal
    As the email scandal grows against Hillary Clinton, who while serving as U.S. Secretary of State, conducted all of her official business on a private email account, news is being reported that the White House, the State Department, and Clinton...
  •  Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
    Hillary Clinton used personal email for State Dept. business contrary to the law
    The New York Times dropped a bombshell on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday when it revealed that she never used a State Department email address while conducting official business. This practice has profound effects on not only...
  • Cybercrime and security online
    Can ethical hacking safeguard your business from cybercrime?
    Pretty much any business today needs a good website to stay competitive. But when you're running a business that operates even partly online, you're going to face plenty of risks that you have to be aware of be proactive about. One of the...
  • Jail
    Black Guerrilla Family sends armed gunman into police station to test security
    On Tuesday, WBAL reported that 29-year-old Jason Armstrong was arrested after entering the Northeastern District police station in Baltimore, Maryland. According to authorities, Armstrong was armed with a loaded .22-caliber pistol. WMAR said the...
  • Hacking can hit you at home
    Keep yourself and kids safe while using your smartphone
    It was just recently that a number of high profile celebrities were hacked and some very personal photos and videos of themselves were released to the public. Shocking as that was for those celebrities few people thought that same level of...
  • What to Do if Accosted on Street and Dragged by a Man
    What to Do if Accosted on Street and Dragged by a Man
    The video of Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, 22, being grabbed on a street corner and forced along a sidewalk to her assailant’s car gripped the nation, bringing more attention than ever to how easy it seems for an unarmed man to abduct a woman...
  • Dutch physicists develop first fraud-proof credit card
    Dutch physicists develop first fraud-proof credit card
    Credit card fraud, the attendant hassle of restoring maimed credit scores, and the threats of the loss of personal information are now things of the past due to a few inherent properties of light. Pepijn Pinkse, a researcher from the University of...
  • Identity Theft, Then and Now
    Identity theft, then and now
    Identity Theft has been a concern for a while. There have been (scary) movies made about it and the concern has grown as access to information has become easier for hackers and criminals.While it may have increased with this easier access, in this...
  • A new app can help with protecting your home and yourself from harm
    Apt safety from security app
    A home and personal safety app offers alerts from break-ins and other predators during the holiday season and year round.The Securify mobile app for iOS and Android, brings emergency response into the 21st Century, enabling users to alert...
  • Need to know: Samsung SmartCam
    Need to know: Samsung SmartCam
    What was that noise? It sounded like it came from the front porch. With a quick tap at the SmartCam app a face (or critter’s face) can be attached to that noise. Expecting a delivery but you are stuck at work? With a few quick taps at the...
  • Clobbered by clutter, millions of Americans agree
    Clobbered by clutter, millions of Americans agree
    A recent survey concluded: Millions of Americans clobbered by clutterA new survey shows that millions of us are buried in clutter.In the survey—conducted for SpareFoot.com, which helps people find self-storage—6 percent of American...
  • Stay safe during the holidays & always
    Stealing during the holidays (and anytime) is not new
    Be smart & aware of your surroundings during this time of the year. When pumping gas, and you leave your purse in the seat next to you, lock the car doors. Turn your back & your purse or belongings may be gone; grocery store, airport &...
  • Cybercriminals love the holidays
    Don't be a victim to cyber theft during holiday shopping season
    With Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday looming, shoppers are thinking about bargains and getting the most for their dollars. They should also be thinking of protecting the dollars they don't spend, as well as their...