Category Archives: The Web

Passwords – That Thing That Annoys Me

For most people, when you say anything about passwords, you basically get “Oh That Thing That Annoys Me”. Yes it does seem that everything we do these days has a password and there are too many passwords to try to remember.

Alert: Marriott Reporting Breach At Starwoods

Marriott today reported that they have become aware of a breach at their Starwoods brand that goes back to 2014. the Breach could affect up to 500 million customers who used the Starwoods reservations system. Marriott reports that they “recently discovered that an unauthorized party

Alert: Dunkin’ Donuts Data Breach

If you are a Dunkin Donuts customer, who has a DD Perks reward program account, this matters to you.  According to reports, DD Perks has suffered a breach, so depending on how much information you filled in, your data could be compromised.

Deal Alert: Xbox Live 3 Month Membership

For those with an Xbox console, or if you are looking for a gift for someone with an Xbox, Wal-Mart may have a deal for you. Wal-Mart is offering the 3 month Xbox Live Gold Membership for $12.50. That happens to be half off

Deal of Day: Best Buy Has 55″ 4K TV Under $250

Update: Deal has ended. For those looking to start their Black Friday / Cyber Monday early, Best Buy may have the deal for you.  As part of the Best Buy Deal of the Day, today (Sunday 11-18-18), they are offering the Insignia 55″ Smart 4K

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Alert: Changes Coming To Flickr For Free Users

Do you use the free version of Flicker?  If you answered yes, there are Changes Coming To Flickr For Free Users, and they will affect you if you have over 1000 pictures stored. If you use Flickr, you will want to read this, as you

How To: Why Clear YouTube History

Do you live on YouTube? For videos, YouTube is still the gold standard. The problem is that YouTube tracks everything you do. So that can cause a couple of issues. You may not want to have others see what you have been looking at

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Deal Alert: Beats Studio 3 Wireless Sale (Updated)

Update 8/25/18 – It seems Walmart has slightly adjusted the price on this sale. The 4 colors on sale are Blue, Matte Black, Red, and White.  All 4 colors are now priced at $279.95 / ea.  Keep in mind this is not the Beats Solo

Deal Alert: WD 2TB/4TB Hard Drive

For those looking for a great deal on an external hard drive, Best Buy may have what you are looking for. Best Buy is offering the Western Digital Easystore 2TB and 4TB (that’s Terra Byte) external USB 3 hard drives for $59.99 (2TB) or $99.99