There may be some helpful hints to help you around the hose in this 5 minute video about household hacks (good hacks).
Google is making it easier for you to find out what it knows about you. In a blog post on Friday Google said it has redesigned its privacy and security dashboard “from the ground up” to better integrate it into other privacy controls and to make it more touchscreen-friendly. The main dashboard was created in 2009 and […]
New Zealand Facebook users have been infected by a new Facebook malware attack which is believed to steal private information including passwords and browsing history. https://tvnz-a.akamaihd.net/963482464001/201708/747/963482464001_5549551297001_5549545640001.mp4 Users receive a message through Facebook Messenger from one of their friends saying “[your name] video [emoji]” and a shortened link to what looks like a video player. When […]
by BEN POPKEN For 20 years, the standard advice for creating a “strong” password that is hard to crack has been to use a mix of letters, numbers and symbols. It’s so ingrained that when you go to create a new email account you’ll frequently get praising or finger-wagging feedback from the computer on how […]
Another successful hacking, this time on HBO and hackers demand US$6 million and leak private information. BY GRAHAM CLULEY Congratulations, you’re famous. You’re paid a small fortune to prance around exotic occasions, saying other people’s words, accompanied by CGI dragons… and millions of people are glued to your antics every week on TV. Yes, you’re an […]
Today WordPress still separates itself from the competition, recently disclosing that the content management system accounts for powering over 28% of all websites. What makes this all the more impressive is that it is used by over 59% of websites which use a CMS. The developments in technology, the rise of platforms such as Medium, and […]
Today we rely on fibre like we used to rely on copper. Since the late 1800s, shortly after the telephone was invented, landlines relied on copper to transmit sound. Switchboard operators were in high demand and rotary diallers were all the rage. Our communications technology was quite a different scene a hundred years ago. Today’s […]