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Searching for the city of the future

Different projects are taking shape around the world to define the characteristics of the city of the future. In these first decades of the new millenium, the increase in the world’s population  and concerns about climate change are driving a new way of urban planning: charging stations for autonomous electric vehicles, artificial trees that absorb pollution
Publish At:2020-02-26 09:24 | Read:186 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Technology Smart Cities

TikTok Explained to a Millennial

The chances that you have heard of apps such as TikTok and Byte are high, but the likeliness of you having one of those apps on your phone are pretty slim unless you were born after 1997. Over the last couple of years, TikTok has been causing a real stir among teenagers making the app the second most downloaded app in the world for 2019. With more than a bil
Publish At:2020-02-20 05:31 | Read:191 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Social Media apps TikTok

Mac Malware Becomes More Common – Are You A Victim?

Behind the fancy interface and icons, the MacOS operating system which powers Apple computers is significantly different to alternatives like Microsoft Windows. The system has been built from the ground up to increase security and protect users. This design has been incredibly successful, allowing Apple to create the impression that iMacs and MacBooks are in
Publish At:2020-02-17 05:29 | Read:303 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security antivirus for mac Mac

How to claim Yahoo data breach settlement?

One of the many things that corporations do not want ever to be associated with is data-breaches. Between 2012 to 2016, the Verizon owned web services provider Yahoo was unfortunate enough to not only get hacked but be in the headlines as the biggest data breach ever, on multiple occasions. As you might remember, Yahoo suffered multiple data breaches during
Publish At:2020-02-15 15:46 | Read:107 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Tips Yahoo

Senior’s Complete Guide to Internet Scams

Seniors have become the main target of cybercriminals. A report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that Suspicious Activity Reports for elder financial exploitation quadrupled from 2013 to 2017. When there was a loss of money, the average loss per filer was $16,700. Shockingly, one-third of the individuals who lost money were ages 80 and older
Publish At:2020-02-07 09:15 | Read:277 | Comments:0 | Tags:Family Safety Mobile News Technology cybersecurity scams

Why Are People Worried About Huawei?

The UK government was the centre of a storm of criticism surrounding plans for the country’s new 5G cellphone network. Although the new network is desperately needed, experts are concerned about the decision to include Huawei technology. What’s the problem with Huawei? In China, successful companies tend to be very closely aligned with the government. This m
Publish At:2020-02-06 09:15 | Read:223 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Technology 5g Huawei UK

How to Fix “Your Connection is Not Private” Error

It’s essential to make sure that the websites you browse are secure. There are a few ways that you can check this. One is by looking for the lock symbol. Another is heading the warning on “your connection is not private” windows. If you ignore error messages like the “your connection is not private” error, you are putting your online information at risk. To
Publish At:2020-01-29 09:15 | Read:309 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Panda Security cybersecurity Privacy tips

Tens of Thousands of Legal Cannabis Users from the USA Exposed in a Data Breach

A software company has accidentally exposed the details of approximately 30,000 legal weed customers. THSuite, an entity that specializes in developing software for marijuana dispensaries, ended up revealing the details of tens of thousands of American cannabis buyers. The data belonged to dispensaries, located in Maryland, Ohio, and Colorado. Even though so
Publish At:2020-01-24 09:15 | Read:357 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News privacy data breach security

Grindr Records a Spike in Phishing Attempts

Over the last few days, Grindr’s customer support has been sending cybersecurity alerts to its user database. The warning addresses an ongoing spike in phishing attempts monitored by the company’s IT team. The phishing attempts come from fake profiles registered on the platform and emails. According to the alert, the phishing scam attempts consist mainly of
Publish At:2020-01-20 04:15 | Read:519 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security grindr Phishing

Dating apps are leaking some of your most sensitive data

Meeting new people has never been particularly easy, which is why dating apps have become so popular. Using carefully calculated computer algorithms, these services match our interests and preferences with other people who have similar tastes. We can then arrange a date – and hopefully find love in the process. But in order to make matches, each service coll
Publish At:2020-01-17 09:15 | Read:435 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News privacy apps gdpr tinder

Travelex Hit By $6m Ransom Attack

Travelex, a global foreign exchange company with hundreds of stores across the USA alone, is being held hostage by hackers demanding $6 million ransom. The cybercriminals from a gang known as Sodinokibi and REvil, claim that they are in possession of approximately 5GB of what they say is very sensitive data. They claim the stolen data consists of national id
Publish At:2020-01-13 09:15 | Read:466 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Cybercrime Ransomware

US-Iran conflict shifted to the Cyber World

Iranian Hackers Launched Thousands of Cyber Attacks against the USA The tension between the USA and Iran significantly increased after the USA’s drone strike that eliminated Iran’s Gen. Qassem Soleimani. Iran promised to retaliate and launched a dozen unsuccessful missiles aiming at Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. Iran rockets even landed in the Green Zone
Publish At:2020-01-09 09:15 | Read:456 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Security cyberattacks

How to use your new phone at work (safely)

Did you get a new phone for Christmas? You’re not alone – smartphones are a popular gift each year. You’re probably also eager to use your new phone at work. You can send and receive work email, use Skype or WhatsApp to chat with your colleagues, and you can take calls any place any time. You’re a productivity powerhouse – if your boss agrees to
Publish At:2020-01-08 09:15 | Read:436 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security smartphones tips

Les Banques En Ligne Sont-Elles Sûres ?

Depuis les années 2000 sont apparues les banques 100% en ligne. Elles sont des atouts indéniables et des millions de personnes les ont déjà adoptées. Cependant, il existe encore une réticence chez certaines personnes à confier leur argent à ce type d’établissement. Leurs craintes ? La solidité de ce type de banque et la sécurité sur internet. Alors, dans les
Publish At:2020-01-07 04:15 | Read:468 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security banque cybersecurity

Your 2020 New Year Cybersecurity Resolutions

For many people, new year resolutions are an important opportunity for self-improvement. 38% of us promise to exercise more, 33% aim to lose weight and 32% want to eat more healthily. Almost all of the resolutions are health-related – but cybersecurity and IT health don’t make the list. Here are four cybersecurity new year resolutions everyone should be maki
Publish At:2020-01-03 09:15 | Read:591 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security cybersecurity tips

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