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What the Ashley Madison Hack Really Exposes

What the Ashley Madison Hack Really Exposes

Shelly Palmer Fake women, fake privacy, real hack – that’s the way my eulogy for Ashley Madison’s IPO would start. Fake women, because the ratio of female names to male names in the hacked database dump is skewed extremely male. Fake privacy, because...
Californians Put Convenience Over Wi-Fi Security

Californians Put Convenience Over Wi-Fi Security

A new survey of Internet users shows the convenience of public wireless networks may come at a high cost. Nearly half failed a quiz about Wi-Fi safety, while tens of thousands admit to online activities that could put their personal information at risk....
Los californianos anteponen la comodidad, a la seguridad en Wi-Fi

Los californianos anteponen la comodidad, a la seguridad en Wi-Fi

Eric Galatas /California News Service Una nueva investigacion realizada por la AARP California entre usuarios del internet detecto que la mayoria antepone la comodidad a la seguridad, y eso puede costarles caro. El estudio reporta que una cuarta parte...
‘Cheezburger’ lanza la plataforma de humor en español ‘Eres Todo un Loquillo’

‘Cheezburger’ lanza la plataforma de humor en español ‘Eres Todo un Loquillo’

SEATTLE Cheezburger, una red de Internet líder dedicada al humor que es conocida por sus populares sitios web tales como I Can Has Cheezburger?, Know Your Meme, FAIL Blog y Memebase, anunció hoy el lanzamiento de su último emprendimiento, Eres Todo...
E3 2015: A World of Wonder and Virtual Reality

E3 2015: A World of Wonder and Virtual Reality

Los Angeles Convention Center during E3 2015. Photo Courtesy: Arturo Hilario Eduardo Hilario /Special to El Observador The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2015 had a massive attendance this year. Hosting 52,200 video game professionals, analysts, journalists...
Got digital clutter? 3 easy ways to spring clean your digital life

Got digital clutter? 3 easy ways to spring clean your digital life

NAPSI For parents and teachers tired of answering the question “Why do I have to learn this?” comes an exciting new activity series called “STEM Behind Health.” Developed by top medical experts and researchers, it provides teachers and students...
Students Learn To Seek A Cure—And Enjoy STEM Learning

Students Learn To Seek A Cure—And Enjoy STEM Learning

BPT Smartphone, tablet, laptop, desktop, GPS device – are you drowning in digital clutter? If so, you’re not alone. Americans spend more than 43 hours per week on a variety of devices, and nearly half (47 percent) have one or more devices they no...
Oakland Considers Privacy vs. Surveillance

Oakland Considers Privacy vs. Surveillance

Privacy advocates recently installed a sign to protest Oakland’s proposed Domain Awareness Center. Photo credit: Oakland Privacy Working Group. Suzanne Potter /California News Service OAKLAND, Calif. – On Tuesday the Oakland City Council Public...
The Internet of Vegetables? Sensors on Plants Could Revolutionize Agriculture

The Internet of Vegetables? Sensors on Plants Could Revolutionize Agriculture

Stav Dimitropoulos / Earth Talk That in the future plants will be able to “talk” to us, broadcasting their water state or signaling s.o.s. in the presence of “unwelcome” parasitic guests is not an extract from a futuristic science fiction novel...
High Tech Can Make  Driving Safer

High Tech Can Make Driving Safer

NAPSI More than 420,000 people are injured each year in motor vehicle accidents involving distracted drivers—but technology can help reduce your risk by improving your awareness behind the wheel, no matter how old your vehicle may be. Safe Solutions Safe...

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