Category Archives: Tools

Malware Found in Android Apps

It looks like the bad guys are at it already.  Users love the Android OS because of the openness, but that openness also makes it vulnerable to malware.  The malware was discovered apparently in pirated versions of legitimate apps. Google … Continue reading

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Survey Scam Spreads Quickly in Twitter

Beware of this rogue application on Twitter.  It uses the file shortening service of bit.ly. http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2011/03/02/11-6-hours-survey-scam-spreads-like-wildfire-on-twitter/

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Problems Posting Pictures: Solved

I recently had been unable to add pictures to my posts.  The problem was cured by deactivating the plugin “HeadSpace2.”

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Android Growth in Video

Watch this video showing the huge growth of Android.

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What, No Internet?

During the recent uprising in Egypt the Egyptian government shut down the internet.  They accomplished this by essentially shutting Down the DNS servers. So, the question becomes if the U.S. government decided to take similar action, how would we communicate? … Continue reading

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Is Consumer Reports Wrong about Verizon iPhone?

Tech Crunch seems to think Consumer Reports is off base on their recommendation to not rush in for the Verizon iPhone. Read mere here.

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Has Bing Improved?

Here’s an interesting article about Bing.

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