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Big Tech Firms March To The Beat Of Pentagon, CIA Despite Dissension

WASHINGTON — A funny thing has happened to Google and Amazon on their path toward high-tech success: They have become crucial cogs in the U.S. national security establishment. Both companies are expanding teams of employees with security clearance...

Guide To Using Public Wifi Safely And Securely

It’s always a satisfying feeling when you find that free wifi connection at a hotel, airport, or café. The temptation to hit connect is irresistible – what’s not to like about saving your mobile data? Complimentary internet, somehow, just feels better t...

Welcome To Crypto Week

The Internet is an amazing invention. We marvel at how it connects people, connects ideas, and makes...

That Sign Telling You How Fast You’re Driving May Be Spying On You

The next time you drive past one of those road signs with a digital readout showing how fast you’r...

What happens if a cop forces you to unlock your iPhone X with your face?

Imagine you’ve been detained at customs, waiting to cross the border. Or maybe you’ve ...

Virtual and Cyber Crime: Security Threats

Technology represents a new area of security threats. The danger of identity theft, cyber crime, and...

Amazon Key door-entry flaw: No easy fix to stop rogue couriers burgling your place unseen

Analysis Amazon has pushed out an emergency security update to its door-unlocking system called Key...

Face to face with Nest’s smartest home security camera

Nest’s new home security camera is supposed to be so smart that it can identify people it’s been...

What are the security risks of wireless Qi charging ?

It is well known that plugging your mobile device for charging in public/uncontrolled places throug...

Why you should be using a password manager

Every few weeks, we hear the news that another major website has been hacked. Often these hacks mean...