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Microsoft Reveals Their Emails Were Hacked

Microsoft Reveals Their Emails Were Hacked

On the morning of April 13, 2019, Microsoft disclosed that a hacker has been accessing Outlook.com accounts across a three-month span. From January 1 through March 28, this hacker has been able to see the email addresses, folder names, and subject lines, but not the contents of the email or folders. No personal information has […]

Apple Scammed Out of Nearly $900,000 by a Pair of College Students

Apple Scammed Out of Nearly $900,000 by a Pair of College Students

Two college students have been accused by the government of fraud after almost two years of making false claims to Apple to get new phones, according to a CNBC report on April 5, 2019. Quan Jiang and Yangyang Zhou, now both in their early 20s, were reportedly students at Oregon State University, majoring in engineering. […]

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Since Apple started creating computers, the company and technology have come a long way, especially in the evolution from the PowerBook to the MacBook Air. The PowerBook 100, Apple’s first successful laptop was released on Oct. 21, 1991, with a price tag of $2,500. This Mac portable series was on the market from 1991-97. In May […]

Alexa Is Now Available on Windows 10

Alexa Is Now Available on Windows 10

There is no need to buy the Amazon Echo or any Amazon devices since Alexa can now be downloaded on a PC.  The first pitch for the Echo was made in 2011 by Amazon executive Dave Limp. It has become one of Amazon’s hot-sellers. One of the reasons for its success is the company’s drive to make its virtual […]

Email Phishing Alert: Requesting Updated Links for PayPal Account

Email Phishing Alert: Requesting Updated Links for PayPal Account

Most of the time the Gmail and Yahoo servers will identify malicious emails if similar ones were previously reported as phishing. However, if for some reason it does not, be aware of a scheme to rob users of their vital information for PayPal. On October 4, 2018, the fraudulent message in this writer’s email read: […]

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