Category Archives: internet

How to Protect your Metadata


The Information About Your Information ‘What if someone could tell that you were going to have credit problems before you knew? Could they deny your loan or quote you higher interest rates? What if someone knew that you were having … Continue reading

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Prevent a Thermal Hack on Your ATM PIN


‘You’ve just finished your trip to the grocery store with your debit card, making sure to hide your pin number. But before you get home, the funds in your account are wiped clear. How did this happen? ‘Thanks to an … Continue reading

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Do You Need To Get Yourself a Pseudonym?


‘…This may be useful to you even if you aren’t, like Ms. Donath, a public figure with a reputation to uphold. Potential bosses or suitors will be Googling you, you can be sure of that, and it may not be … Continue reading

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Trolling of Zelda Williams Triggers Suspension of Twitter and Facebook Accounts


Robin Williams’ daughter swears off social media after trolls trash her Twitter ‘Although most of the world expressed its condolences and well-wishes to the daughter of Robin Williams, cruel posts by trolls on her Twitter account has forced her to … Continue reading

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Brains on Auto-Pilot


Playing with very low brain activity. I think I have achieved this in video games. But could this be achieved in purely mental games like Chess? ‘Brazilian superstar Neymar’s brain activity while dancing past opponents is less than 10 percent … Continue reading

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Robber Caught in Call of Duty Game (not Facebook at last!)


Attack was Heard over Call of Duty Online Game ‘During the robbery, Georgiou, who was wearing a crash helmet, hit one of the men over the head with an imitation handgun, while the second grabbed a knife from the kitchen. … Continue reading

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3 Projects to Prove Privacy Is Not Dead


‘…Services such as Britain’s Mydex offer the ability to store, manage and share personal information in an encrypted central repository called a data store, which only the person who creates the store can fully access. Anyone wanting information contained within … Continue reading

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