Your phone knows more about you than your computer does, but do you do enough to protect it?

The 70% increase in smartphone usage during the current pandemic raises many security and privacy concerns. A cybersecurity expert provides his insights about what’s at stake and how users can avoid the risks in the article below “Scary things your smartphone knows about you”, which is also attached to this email for your convenience

Pixlr: The easiest to use photo editor

Pixlr gives anyone the tools to manipulate photos just like the pros - one try and you'll love it! No long video tutorials, no expensive software to download -- Pixlr’s editing software, AI-powered tools and massive image library empower everyone to create eye-catching photos, graphic images and even memes. Say goodbye to expensive photo editors that require weeks of training and say hello to Pixlr, the world’s favorite, free, online photo editor that works right from your browser. Cutting-edge AI-powered tools make it easy to master the same techniques professional designers use, while a massive image library gives you the freedom to take your photos from ho-hum to oh wow!

Survey reveals that women do more to protect themselves online

Today is World Password Day! The best way to celebrate is to upgrade your passwords. Let's face it, sometimes you keep your email or bank password for quite some time. With so many companies being vulnerable there is a great probability that your password is expossed in the black web, hence good cyber hygiene is … Continue reading Survey reveals that women do more to protect themselves online

With help of reports, IT leaders could analyze end-user issues and needs, to be responsive and implement solutions – a collab with @ComputerWorld

I feel so honored to collaborate with Computer World. Along with 10 other influencers of the Information Technology industry, we provide advice on how IT can improve the relationship with their End Users. My opinion is stated below: Technology Helping Technology Systems Engineer Martha Cisneros points out that data from help desk solutions can be brought to … Continue reading With help of reports, IT leaders could analyze end-user issues and needs, to be responsive and implement solutions – a collab with @ComputerWorld

Prefixes of the Net-Driven Economy e‑ / virtual / cyber / digital or net ?

The prefixes e‑ / virtual / cyber / digital / net are used to describe various ICT/Internet developments. Typically, they are used interchangeably. Each prefix describes the Internet phenomenon. Yet, we tend to use e‑ for commerce, cyber for crime and security, digital for development divides, and virtual for currencies, such as Bitcoin. Usage patterns … Continue reading Prefixes of the Net-Driven Economy e‑ / virtual / cyber / digital or net ?

What does #InternetGovernance mean?

During The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)1 came up with the following working definition of Internet governance: Internet governance is the development and application by governments, the private sector, and civil society, in their respective roles, of shared principles, norms, rules, decision‑making procedures, and programmes that shape the evolution and use of the … Continue reading What does #InternetGovernance mean?

Please, do not share your passwords over an open wireless network.

Would you share the keys to your house to a complete stranger? Well, I thought I was never going to do it, but I did. Moreover, I am not talking literally about the keys to my real house, but rather to the essentials of my digital life, meaning the password of my email account. At … Continue reading Please, do not share your passwords over an open wireless network.