In 2016 and 2017, a series of data breaches affecting government bodies, businesses and private individuals has led to an increase in spending on cybersecurity. The Equifax Inc. breach had enormous implications for the approximately 145 million people whose data was compromised. Consequently, the company is in the throes of a significant internal overhall. In...
On July 28, one of the most anticipated boxing matches of the year will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. At 3:25pm PST, the build-up to the Lightweight Unification Fight between Garcia and Easter Jr. begins. With an undercard that includes Luis Ortiz vs Razvan Cojanu, this is sure to be a...
So you’ve decided that you are no longer comfortable using Twitter, or you have decided that you really do need to halt the spread of that embarrassing Tweet that you posted. Well, the good news is that it is entirely possible to permanently delete your account. It’s also really simple to do – once you...
During my four years working at Google, I was amazed by the extent of the information the company has on its users. To create this article, I also spoke with 14 engineers currently working at Google, so you can understand what Google knows about your gender, age, and home and work addresses – not to mention...
ExpressVPN is one of the fastest and most secure VPNs available, but it is not one of the cheapest. However, by applying the right codes, you can get great value for money with this top VPN provider. ExpressVPN is currently offering 49% off the cost of its subscription; dropping the cost to just $6.67 per...
Adrenaline levels are rising ever since the launch of the F1 Grand Prix 2018. You can hear the roar of the engines firing. You can smell the burnt tires. You can feel your heart pound every time the racers pass in front of you when finishing a lap. All that excitement is coming to the...
Netflix is a crowd favorite for streaming the shows and movies you love. That is, unless you can’t actually stream them. Unfortunately, licensing and distribution deals are a big issue for those who want to access the full range of Netflix content from anywhere. Because your Netflix library depends on your current location, you may miss...
When you connect to the internet, your data goes over an unsecured network. It can easily be monitored, recorded, altered, or stolen as it travels from your computer to web servers. When there are no strong preventive measures in place, hackers can grab your data. For example, in May and July this year, hackers store...
It’s been nearly 2 years since the Council of the European Union, European Parliament and the European Union passed the privacy legislation known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Beginning on May 25th, 2018 any company that hasn’t updated their privacy policy during the two-year grace period will be in violation of the law...
Online privacy was dealt a major blow at the end of March 2018 when the Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data (CLOUD) Act was added in the near the end of a 2,232 page budget bill. The CLOUD Act was never voted on by the US Congress or even reviewed. Instead it was slipped into...