Category Archives: News

Teen Phone Monitoring App Compromised (Via ZDNet)

To parents with teenagers, life isn’t always easy, and today it seems it just got a bit harder for parents who use the monitoring app Teen Safe. The app Teen Safe allows parents to monitor their child’s phone activity, such as call logs, texts,

Xbox 360 SmartGlass Retired – Via Xbox

Heads up Xbox 360 owners, per a post on the Xbox support site, as of May 18, 2018 the Xbox 360 SmartGlass App is being retired. Per Microsoft, Xbox 360 users will need to either move to the Xbox app for iOS, Android, Windows 10

Data “Incident” – Chili’s Bar & Grill

On Saturday (May 12, 2018), Chili’s Bar & Grill reported that “some of our Guests payment card information from certain restaurants was compromised”. Chili’s is calling it a Data “Incident”.

(Updated)ABC TV (USA) Websites Are Down

It appears whatever happened to the ABC tv owned websites has now been resolved. •••••••••••••••• As of 8a (ET) All ABC TV owned sites still appear down. At this time 6 ABC in Philly has acknowledged the issue via Twitter. And ABC 7 NY has

Via Wired: Explanation of What Net Neutrality Vote Means

Via Wired: Explanation of What Net Neutrality Vote Means On 12-14-17 the FCC (in the USA) voted to end Net Neutrality rules that were put in place in 2015. One of the interesting parts of the vote, is that the person that was put in

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.