The worst malware, security and privacy breaches of 2023

cyber It was quite a roller coaster ride in 2023 when it came to cybersecurity.  Cybercriminals continue on a rampage, taking advantage of weaknesses in all sorts of devices, platforms and networks.  From sneaky phishing tricks to dreaded malware infections and data breaches, it felt like we were under constant siege.  It’s safe to say … Read more

How to protect your Android from a banking threat that bypasses fingerprint unlock and steals your PIN

You might think that using your fingerprint or face to unlock your phone is more secure than using your PIN.  But you could be wrong. Hackers have developed sophisticated Android malware that can disable your biometric security and steal your PIN and data. What is the Chameleon Android banking malware? The malware is known as … Read more

What’s next for tech in 2024?

Have you ever wondered what the future will look like? Well, you don’t have to wait too long, because 2024 is going to be a year full of amazing innovations that will blow your mind. Here are seven emerging trends and innovations in tech that will no doubt transform our lives over the next year. … Read more

Start the year with a clean inbox

Email stinks. OK, it’s not that bad, but I’d much rather get things done in person, in a video meeting or over chat. My rule of thumb: If we get into an email back and forth, I’m calling you instead. That said, email has its place and you might as well make your inbox as … Read more

The next generation of Tesla’s humanoid robot makes its debut

Tesla, the company known for its electric cars, solar panels and batteries, has also been working hard on developing humanoid robots that can perform various tasks and interact with humans.  The company has recently unveiled its latest version of its robot, called Optimus Gen 2, which is lighter, faster, smoother and more capable than its … Read more

The very worst and weakest passwords of 2023

Passwords are our first line of defense against cyberattacks that can expose our personal and financial information to crooks, hackers, thieves, snoops, catfish creeps and criminals.  If you choose weak or predictable passwords, you’re just asking for trouble and risk losing your privacy and security to these bad people who can cause you serious damage. … Read more

8 drones that surprised, scared and amazed us

Drones are everywhere these days. They can fly, swim, and even transform into different shapes. They can deliver packages, be used to spy, pick fruits, and even explore the ocean depths. Some of them are downright creepy. Others are a bit bizarre. Then there are those that are, well, kind of amazing. Here are 8 drones … Read more