Yearly Archives: 2014

19 10, 2014

I have 2 Secure Email Accounts to Give Away

By |2014-10-19T10:21:18+00:00October 19th, 2014|Internet Security, Technology|15 Comments

Startmail gave me two companion accounts to give away with the subscription. Rather than waste them by just forwarding the links to people who may not be tech savvy enough to use them, I figured I would post them to the blog, although I do think the service is great for those who are not tech savvy either.

27 08, 2014

Facebook Privacy Issues Driving More People to Instagram… which is Facebook!

By |2015-11-05T15:56:39+00:00August 27th, 2014|Facebook, Internet Security, Technology|3 Comments

Most people I talked to about the new Messenger app were outraged that Facebook has access to everything on their phones so everyone is now a privacy expert and going around encouraging each other to delete the Facebook Messenger app. "Privacy Experts" agree that the app has access to your camera, photo's, your location data, everything you post to Facebook, all your contacts info and all your personal info which users themselves freely give up. How did this happen!?!?!?

21 08, 2014

The #NoIceBucketChallenge is On! Why Can’t Charities Find Cures For Their Causes???

By |2014-08-21T10:08:23+00:00August 21st, 2014|Technology|2 Comments

Not nearly as popular as the #ALSIceBucketChallenge, the #NoIceBucketChallenge will really make you think… Why am I pouring Ice Water over my head? Are we aware that the entire state of California is in a drought? Children in Africa have to walk 3 miles or more for their bucket of water? Hey, are we just doing this to get out of donating???

5 05, 2014

Look Up! A Little Something About Social Media Addiction

By |2015-11-06T21:20:17+00:00May 5th, 2014|Social Media, The Blog|1 Comment

This past weekend was about the 6th straight weekend I have practically disappeared from "The Net" despite having the latest and greatest gadget in my back pocket. Disconnecting... something I have struggled within in the distant past but have learned how to master