Protect Your Internet Accounts from Hijacking and Hacking

Account hijacking is on the rise, and will continue to rise in the future. It’s important now more than ever to be sure you are taking steps to protect the accounts you use on the Internet. We see people who are careless and pay for it nearly every month every time we see that a…

Apple Should Change iPhone Cables To Micro-USB

After going through my cable collection the other day, I came across a ton of different power supplies for the various wireless phones I’ve owned over the years. The bin contained tons of car and wall chargers that I will never need again, thanks to Micro-USB being standardized by wireless companies. This standardization will prevent…

R.I.P. Follow Friday

Yesterday was Friday. I started to shut down my computer at the end of the day and didn’t even realize that Friday had passed. I think it was mainly because I went through my entire day of tweeting without seeing a single #FollowFriday or #FF hashtag on Twitter. It then occurred to me that #FollowFriday has been…

Comcast Fails to Think Outside the Box With Video On Demand

I have been thankful to have moved to an area with cable provider that is not Comcast. I can watch Netflix or Hulu videos without worrying about eventually paying an extra charge or being shut down for exceeding a bandwidth cap. Comcast however claims to be burdened when its customers use these video on-demand services. Comcast’s answer is…

Kansas City, KS Gets Google Fiber

Google has announced that Kansas City, Kansas will be the city chosen for the company to roll out its high speed Internet network. The annoucnement was made on the Google Blog this morning. After a careful review, today we’re very happy to announce that we will build our ultra high-speed network in Kansas City, Kansas. We’ve…

Install BlackBerry PlayBook Simulator

Emulate the new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet OS right on your PC with the PlayBook Simulator. This tool doesn’t have many OS features added to it just yet as it is mainly used for development purposes. It provides you an excellent feel for what the device will be like to use though. This tutorial was done…

Apple Removes “Gay Cure” App From App Store

Apple has removed a controversial app from its app store that was intended to “cure gays” after an online petition was signed by over 150,000 people. Exodus International released the app with the intention of “helping those struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction to live a life congruent with biblical teaching.” Apple hasn’t commented on the reason as…

AT&T Acquires T-Mobile

It’s being reported that AT&T will Acquire T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom in a transaction worth $39 billion. The deal will greatly increase AT&T’s network, which has been a problem in recent years as far as coverage. “With this transaction, AT&T commits to a significant expansion of robust 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) deployment to 95 percent…