Android Helps to Block Telemarketers

Posted by - February 01, 2016

Avoiding telemarketers can be done as easily as not answering the phone but now there is an easier way. Recent models of Android smart phones come equipped with a feature to blacklist phone numbers. Older devices won’t be equipped with this features but most of the newer models will have a similar way of blocking… Read more »

Researchers at Pen Test Partners have discovered a flaw in the doorbell that could lead to Wi-Fi passwords being easily accessible.

Posted by - January 15, 2016

Ring is a Wi-Fi doorbell that sends a message to a user’s mobile device when someone approaches the doorbell. It can also be used to lock and unlock the door to the user’s house. Researchers at Pen Test Partners have found that Ring had very insufficient security measures. The orange setup button to the device… Read more »

The importance of a secure password cannot be emphasized enough.

Posted by - September 29, 2015

It has been stated that the best passwords are longer with symbols, numbers, upper and lower case letters. While long passwords are considered the strongest, they are difficult to remember and prone to error input. Small Business Computing detailed how Windows 10 now offers several different options for you to log into your PC that… Read more »

Do you hate those banner ads that you see on websites?

Posted by - September 23, 2015

Press Releases Ad Blockers and the possible threat to websites Do you hate those banner ads that you see on websites? September 23, 2015 03:00 PM EST According to an article on WTOP, Apple is now permitting apps to block them on their iPhone and iPad. The idea is to help users navigate on the… Read more »