It’s time for us all to stand together and Protect Net Neutrality on July 12

It’s time for us all to stand together and Protect Net Neutrality on July 12

Today is the day the Internet-wide protests come together to defend online privacy, protect  freedom of expression and stand against the proposed FCC net neutrality internet rules which will grant more power to the ISPs by allowing them to control our online activities and end Net Neutrality once and for all. It’s time for us… Read more »

Online Safe Spaces : A secure place for internet users or a breeding ground for terrorists?

Online Safe Spaces : A secure place for internet users or a breeding ground for terrorists?

Last week, a tragedy struck the people of London when a group of three terrorists started stabbing passersby on the London Bridge and then in the pubs of Borough Market, leaving behind 48 people injured and 10 dead. ‘Online Safe Spaces’: A secure place for internet users or a breeding ground for terrorists? In the… Read more »

Tracking Cookies What are they and what can they do to your privacy

Tracking Cookies: What are they and what can they do to your privacy?

What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word “cookies”? I’m sure that the sweet delicious edible ones are the thing that crossed your mind right now, unfortunately these are not the ones I’m talking about, but rather the cookies that track your online activities. Tracking Cookies: What are they and… Read more »

How to secure your Bitcoins from hackers and cybercriminals

How to secure your Bitcoins from hackers and cybercriminals

Money has changed forms over the years, from gold coins, to paper bills, to proof of credit. Regardless the huge difference between these forms of money, they are all still supported by governments. But that all changed in 2009, when Bitcoin introduced the world to a whole different kind of currency. A currency created through… Read more »

Smartphone apps: Is your privacy protected?

Smartphone apps: Is your privacy protected?

It’s quite difficult to imagine to spend one day without using our smartphones and switching from one App to another. In fact, a recent study shows that the average smartphone user has at least 26 apps installed from chatting apps, recipes, gaming, social networking, or even educational apps. While using these apps excessively, most of… Read more »

WannaCryRansomware: It’s not over yet!

WannaCryRansomware: It’s not over yet!

It’s nearly impossible to find an internet user who still haven’t heard about last Friday’s cyber-attack that hit major networks and carriers around the world. WannaCry, aka WannaCrypto, is the most widespread cyberattack ever, according to experts. The attack has hit 200.000 victims in at least 150 countries since Friday, using vulnerabilities in older versions… Read more »

Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure

Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure

It is evident today that technology has made living facile, comfortable, and reduce workload. From communicating, shopping, studying, to even taking care of our health. Technology has definitely made it a lot easier for us to conduct our daily tasks. Fitness Geeks, here are some tips to keep your fitness apps more secure Fitness apps… Read more »

Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for wider internet surveillance

Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for wider internet surveillance

A leaked document reveals that UK government has secretly drawn up a new disturbing and infringement of privacy surveillance powers, which would give authorities full permission to monitor Brits’ live communications, and effectively breaking encryption by forcing tech companies to introduce “back doors” into their private messaging apps. Leaked documents reveals UK government plans for… Read more »

Parents, your kids should not be using these dangerous apps!

Parents, your kids should not be using these dangerous apps!

The double-edged sword known as Technology made the whole parenting experience in 21st century more demanding than it was ever before. Of course, we can’t say that everything online is evil, nor does danger lurk behind every new app that comes to market. In fact, technology has helped parents simplify many parenting tasks, and allowed… Read more »

Straight talk about Cyber stalking What are the signs and how can you protect yourself from it

Straight talk about Cyber stalking: What are the signs and how can you protect yourself from it?

Technology opens our lives up in ways that weren’t possible even less than a decade ago. Nowadays, children laugh themselves silly when they hear their parents waxing nostalgic about the days when they had to call someone on the phone for directions or go to the library to search for information. Today you can easily… Read more »