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How to keep other people off your Wi-Fi network

Give digital trespassers the boot. Make sure only welcome guests have access to your Wi-Fi. Stux/Pixabay You don’t want neighbors or passers-by stealing your Wi-Fi any more than you want them stealing your water, electricity, or carefully curated collection of Blu-ray movies. In fact it’s more serious than ...
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Personal Data of 198 Million Americans Exposed from Unsecure GOP Server

Good grief.  The Republican Party can get jack right.  Earlier today, the personal data of 198 million Republican voters from an unsecured private Amazon server. The data leaked:  names, addresses, telephone number, voter registration details and profiling information such as religious affiliation, ethnicity, etc. The Daily Caller by ...
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North Korean Hackers Emerge As “Culprits” Behind Global Malware Cyberattack

Zero Hedge by Tyrler Durden Remember when North Korea “hackers” breached several firewall layers at Sony, exposing gigabytes of confidential data, only for it to eventually emerge that it was all the work of a disgruntled Sony employee? Apparently not, because the same plot line is being re-run ...
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WannaCry 2.0 ransomware arrives – no kill switch

  The Hacker News If you are following the news, by now you might be aware that a security researcher has activated a “Kill Switch” which apparently stopped the WannaCry ransomware from spreading further. But it’s not true, neither the threat is over yet. However, the kill switch ...
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Tech CEOs Arrested for Defrauding H1-B Visa Program

Unsealed federal grand jury indictments name Jayavel Murugan, CEO of Dynasoft Synergy, and Syed Nawaz of Santa Clara as having filed false paperwork with the U.S. government to import foreign workers and then supply workers to American corporations. The duo filed applications for H1-B visas that grant temporary status ...
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Apple supplier Foxconn mulling $7-billion investment in US to create 50,000 jobs

More jobs for Americans in the era of Trump but the company bringing the jobs, Foxconn Technology Group, based in Taiwan is looking into investing in electronic manufacturing jobs in the United States, the state of Pennsylvania to be exact.  The investment would create at least 50,000 jobs.  ...
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Mattel Is Building An Alexa For Kids, Called Aristotle

Americans spend thousands of dollars on technology and the technology is spying on us and now our children.  Cortana, Alexa, Echo and Aristotle.  Yes, Aristotle. Technocracy News by Mark Wilson Her name is Aristotle, and she has eyes, and ears, inside your child’s bedroom “What do you want ...
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NBC Touts Clinton Campaign ‘Lashing Out’ at Facebook for Loss

Oh, that’s rich, Hillary Clinton campaign has been blaming everyone but themselves and their candidate for losing the presidential election and now it is Facebook’s turn for failing to police “fake news” and Clinton News Networks are more than happy to push these tainted realities. Newsbusters by Kyle Drennen ...
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