Monthly Archives: October 2015

Smartphone Security: Apple Discovers, and Eliminates, Ad Blockers That Posed Security Threat

Whether we like it or not, advertising is what the Internet runs on. From search engines to dating sites, newspapers to gaming blogs, ad revenue is one of the biggest ways that websites make money so they can keep producing content for their viewers. However, ads are also inconveniences that a number of users simply don’t want to deal with. In other words, they want access to videos and articles, but they don’t want to have all the ads that creators use to fund their efforts cluttering up the page. Continue Reading

Online Threats: Viruses, Spyware, and & Adware

With the onslaught of technology, more and more people have access to the internet – and with that, an increased exposure to online threats. Laptops and personal computers tend to be targeted by online threats in the form of viruses, spyware, and other malicious applications. Here are some of the threats that you should be cognizant about when connecting to the Internet. Being educated on online threats will ensure the safety of your personal information and your personal devices. Continue Reading