Category: Safety/Security

A Cautionary Tale: Do You Really Own Your Domain Name?

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The birth of a website About three years ago, I decided I wanted a website. I researched web designers, exchanged emails with a pile of web designers, looked at their viable sites, and checked out their artwork and graphics. I wanted to be a voracious and nit-picky editor and proofreader – The Word Shark was …

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Is Your Smartphone Putting You At Risk?

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I am not usually an alarmist, but this news report was scary about how easy it is to track the location and private information of people (including our children) whose pictures we take with our iPhones or iPads and post to Facebook or other picture-sharing sites. Watch to the end to find out exactly how …

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