Category Archives: News

Data Breach – Imgur Affects 1.7 Million Users

According to a post on the Imgur website, they have suffered a data breach that affects 1.7 million users of the site. For those who don’t use the site, Imgur is an online image sharing community and image host founded by Alan Schaaf in 2009.

Instagram Adding Archiving Picture Option

For those of you who use Instagram on a regular basis, have you ever wondered “Wish I could save this picture to Instagram without letting everyone see it”? Well if you have ever thought that (or something like that), Instagram has now given you that option.

Manchester One Love Concert – Live Feed

In support of the victims of the Attack on Manchesters, the One Love Manchester Concert will be going on today June 4th to raise money for the victims.  The concert that was organized by Ariana Grande will include the following music stars Marcus Mumford: ‘Timshel’

Apple iPhone – 10th Anniversary Jan 9,2007

On a stage in San Fransisco, California, on January 9th, 2007, Apple’s Chief Executive Steve Jobs told the audience that was in attendance, “Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes the world,” he said. “Today Apple is going to reinvent

Hoax Alert – John Amos Is NOT Dead

In 2016, we had a large number of celebrity deaths, from Prince to Princess Leia (Carrie fisher). For some reason, a website has decided to post a hoax celebrity death to start 2017. That hoax has now started making the rounds on Facebook. The hoax

Facebook Is Introducing Group Video Chat in Messenger

Seems Facebook is releasing an update to the Messenger App to allow for Group Video Chats in Facebook Messenger.  According to a post in the Facebook Newsroom, the Group Video Chat will be “super easy to use”, and will allow up to 6 people

Yahoo Announces New Hack – Over 1 Billion Affected

Yahoo has just posted information concerning a newly found breach of its systems. This hack of Yahoo systems appears to be unrelated to a previous announced breach in September 2016.  This time the Yahoo breach is reportedly affecting an astronomical 1 Billion (yes that is a B in

Quest Diagnostics Reports It Was Hacked

According to a News Release by Quest Diagnostics, it appears they have suffered from being hacked. The news release states that on November 26, 2016, via a third party app that approximately 34,000 individuals have had Name, Date of Birth, lab results, and (in some cases) phone numbers compromised. The

Netflix Adds Downloading Feature

As posted a short time ago on the Netflix Media Center page, as of now Netflix subscribers can download movies and series from Netflix to watch offline.