Month: April 2015

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Simda Botnet Taken Down

April 21, 2015 | 3 Comments

You may think you are in control of your computer but are you? Have you ever heard the term “in the background?” That is computer terminology meaning your computer is performing a task while you...

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How Not to Get Hacked in Six Easy Steps

April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Getting hacked is so easy that it is almost comical. Black people need to be aware that most hackers take advantage of human kindness, weakness, curiosity and even stupidity to get inside computer networks. Hacking...

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App of the Week – Transit App

April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Getting around town, any town, can be a hassle. Using public transportation in a strange city is a test of your will, patience and resourcefulness. No matter what city you are in business travelers and...

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Currently there is a clever fraud scheme that is striking VISA card holders in the midwest. Card holders are receiving calls from criminals claiming to be VISA Security and Fraud Department. The scam works like this...

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Black Parenting in the Digital Age

April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Black parents you need to face it. It ain’t like the old days. This is the age of the Internet, cell phones, social media, text messaging and email. Your children are exposed to technology unlike...

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App of the Week – USDA FoodKeeper

April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you don’t know by now most expiration dates on food is inaccurate and misleads you into spending more money by throwing out perfectly good food. That’s why USDA¬†FoodKeeper is the App of the Week....

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Obama; Foreign Hackers Face Sanctions

April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Obama is weilding yet another sword in his fight against foreign hackers and cyber attacks. Using his presidential powers the president has issued an Executive Order authorizing the federal government to levy sanctions against...

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Tax Season Safety

April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

As tax season gets into full swing here is something you are going to want to be aware of before something bad happens. First off, there is a procedure that the IRS uses to confirm...

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App of the Week – Out to Eat with Kids

April 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

Going out to dinner with the family can be expensive. But it can also be a great family bonding experience. Many restaurants focus on familes and provide great deals, discounts and even free meals for...

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Far too many African-Americans ignore their Internet security. When we do this we are gambling with our lives. Our financial life, our professional life, our identity, our children’s identity or the identity of our husbands...

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