As companies offer flexibility to employees in the workplace, more businesses are opting for BYOD policies where employees can use whatever technology they have to do their work. For the employee, this is an easy way to work on more expensive and modern technology that the company might not pay for while the employer saves money and resources. However,...

People are flocking to download mobile payment apps. You don't have your physical credit cards on you, which means you can't leave them anywhere after you've paid. Splitting the bill at restaurants is easy when you can send money to the person across the table from you with a few clicks. In all the convenience, don't forget that mobile...

Cybersecurity is a major concern for private companies, individuals, and the federal government. Hearing about large hacks and security breaches on the news is almost commonplace today, but that doesn't make it any less frightening when it happens. Humanity is quickly reaching a point where a hack in the right place could compromise the safety of nations. To keep...

While most tech-savvy readers are well versed on the topic of malware, many of us might still be unclear as to why it’s so dangerous. In the simplest terms, malware is “malicious software”. While a lot people are aware of the damage that malware can cause to computers, many haven’t yet learned that it can also be harmful to...

Computer hackers have already played influential roles in the 2016 election cycle. Leaking Democratic National Committee (DNC) emails and private Clinton speeches have given many people pause about the Democratic nominee. Trump's leaked tax returns and recordings have brought just as much scrutiny against the Republican. These hacks have done more than expose serious problems with the nominees of both...

Businesses today face an astounding number of cybersecurity risks. One major risk factor for businesses both big and small is the workforce itself. Millennials, especially, may pose a large security problem for organizations thanks to a combination of their attitudes towards technology security in general, and their habits when using technology both at home and in the workplace. A Low...

Dave Eggers' 2013 novel The Circle caused lots of well-earned hype for the technological future it painted. With a distinctly Orwellian tone, the novel (also a major motion picture as of 2017) predicts a future without privacy, filled with a world of digital connections. Is this future possible, with everyone wearing cameras around their necks and privacy on its way...
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