August 9, 2012
The abominable behavior of Rupert Murdoch’s tabloid newspapers seems to have no bounds. Now it turns out that the phone hacking investigation in Britain now includes allegations that information was obtained from stolen cellphones.
This charge goes along with the other two: payoffs to public ... [More]
July 22, 2012
Have you ever been to Five Guys Burgers? I have to tell you it is the best fast-food burger in the country. Yes, it is even better than California’s famous In & Out Burgers!
Now, in addition to having great burgers attached to their name and reputation, there is a new image – theft!... [More]
March 12, 2012
The music industry has always been a prime target for thieves. With blank tapes and CDs people made copies for their friends and family. Ten came Napster and everyone was sharing their music with people they did not even know.
Two Michael Jackson fans accused of stealing unreleased music by the lat... [More]
November 2, 2011
New technology always comes at a price. Not only is it a higher dollar price, but usually some new form of problem comes too – with cell phones and Internet service, that bad item is malware!
A recent report has revealed an increase in Android malware, including an eavesdropping trojan, along... [More]
July 30, 2011
Oh the irony of it all. In olden days your name signified what you did for a living. For example if your last name was “Smith” you most likely were a blacksmith. If you name was “Miller” you milled grain. If your name was "Fletcher" you fletched arrows. What do you think Roge... [More]
July 25, 2011
How much attention was paid to the news (7/14/2011) that the United States Government had just suffered its greatest “cyber-theft” in the nation’s history? I read a major metropolitan newspaper every day and somehow I missed it.
As a counselor for both in class and online st... [More]