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A Target account got hacked and stole money

Sometimes, criminals and hackers can be quite smart. They use unique ways of getting our information and stealing our hard-earned money. Recently, hackers used...
Happening Now November 14, 2018

If you have an Apple ID, you may have been hacked

If you have an Apple device, you already know what Apple ID is. In fact, you know it very well because you have to...
Happening Now November 13, 2018

New app speeds up your internet and protects your privacy on iPhone or Android

We have all been so spoiled by fast internet speed that when we go to look something up or watch a video on our...
Happening Now November 12, 2018

Warning! Identity theft and credit card fraud attacks hit the US Postal Office mail scanning feature

Today, in this modern era, many of our lives and careers are being affected and even enhanced by a rise in technology. It makes...
Happening Now November 10, 2018

Why is the robocall plague getting worse every year?

If you are like me, you get plenty of spam calls every day. So many, in fact, that it can feel like you are...
Happening Now November 9, 2018

Boss asks you to buy gift cards? It might be a scam!

You know a scam is pretty severe when the FBI has to weigh in. That's the case with this new gift-card scam. These clever...
Happening Now November 8, 2018

Bank data breach leaked account numbers, balances

Sometimes, hacks can be more annoying then necessarily dangerous or life-changing for those impacted. This latest data breach is not that. A recent hack...
Happening Now November 7, 2018

Google Play Store dangerous apps can fill your Android with malware and steal your money

The internet can be a dangerous place. We need to make sure we don't download any programs that may be malware or viruses in...
Happening Now November 7, 2018

Woman claims her ex-partner used smart home gadgets to harass her

Technology these days has made most of our lives so much easier. We no longer have to go to the store to buy anything....
Happening Now November 6, 2018

Beware of this new hi-tech banking scam that's making the rounds

Scammers are continuously using advances in technology to steal money and personal information. With the advent of what are called cardless ATMs, which give...
Happening Now November 5, 2018