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Read this if you have a Chinese-built drone, DHS sounds alarms

Despite their popularity in both consumer and professional fields, drones have recently fallen under scrutiny from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The government...
Happening Now May 21, 2019

Free way to track GPS, phone calls, text messages and web activity on a phone

Thanks to smartphones, tablets and the internet, there are many threats to your kids and grandkids that you might not see coming. But, constant...
Tips May 16, 2019

Warning for parents: That Echo Dot might be illegally recording your kids

While Alexa might be useful for homework and music, the voice assistant's penchant for logging conversations might not sit too well with parents. In...
Happening Now May 9, 2019

The CIA's first Instagram post has people scratching their heads

When you think of the CIA, Instagram probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind. Well, the organization made its Instagram debut with...
Happening Now May 1, 2019

How to make sure your phone isn't being snooped on

Our smartphones are the epicenter of our digital lives. It's no wonder that we go through so much pain to protect them from spyware...
Tips April 27, 2019

Alexa employees can see where you live

Recently we discussed how Amazon employees are manually reviewing the contents of interactions with Alexa, along with some of the disturbing details they have...
Happening Now April 25, 2019

How to find out if Facebook uploaded your contacts without permission

We've previously reported on Facebook's irresponsible harvesting of user email contacts. This brazen disregard for privacy has already launched a firestorm for the Silicon...
Happening Now April 25, 2019

Find a hidden GPS tracker on your car

Miniature GPS trackers are commonly used to help locate objects or animals that stray from a single location. Wildlife agencies track mountain lions and...
Tips April 24, 2019

Pro Tip: Do an Nmap scan to find hidden cameras in an Airbnb or rental property

If you're a frequent traveler, you probably have plenty of experience staying at hotels and Airbnbs. That's why you need to know about a...
Tips April 13, 2019

Alexa IS listening to your conversations

Many people have welcomed Amazon's Alexa system into their homes without so much as a second thought. The device provides instant web services by...
Happening Now April 11, 2019
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