You can be the victim of identity theft from malicious mobile apps in the same way desktop computer viruses steal information. Malware writers have moved on to mobile devices as a way to steal data from unsuspecting iPhone, Android, iPad or other tablets and smartphones users. This article gives you three signs that your mobile device has a virus and what you can do to protect your device.
"Musings" because I couldn't think of a better title at the time and it just kind of stuck. What you will find in this section cannot exactly be described as "reflective" or "thoughtful" or even remotely "meditative" (at this time, I have almost no interest in writing about such topics publicly). But I often write tech topics that don't fit nicely in any of my other clear-cut categories (and for some reason, I may not want to put the content in my "Zero Code Tech" category). I dump all off such stuff into this "musings" section.
Recent improvements in technology have led to the development of Solid State Drives, known as SSDs for short. These are new forms of hard drives that enable computers to work at higher efficiency. This article looks at what SSDs are, and explains why they are so revolutionary.
With college costs on the rise, many young people and their parents are taking a hard look at the value of higher education. This article provides some valid reasons why postponing college could be the right move for some people.
Take a job, or start your own business? If this question is drifting around in your brain, it’s time to seriously consider becoming an entrepreneur. This article looks at nine great reasons you should step out of the daily grind and start doing your own thing.
What would aliens look like? Of course, it remains an unanswered question, but scientists have a better idea of the possibilities than many people think. This article takes a look at life on Earth and how its environment and biochemistry have shaped it while comparing the huge variety of other factors that could influence the appearance of life on other worlds. It also touches on the subject of technological levels of possible alien civilizations.
Robotic vacuum cleaners are all the rage these days, and they are great for bringing a bit of modern day technology to our lives.