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What You Can Do To Keep Your Data Private When Crossing The Border

Travelers looking to keep device data private at border crossings need to rely on technology, not the law.<p>Anyone who has traveled internationally knows the drill: body scans, bag searches, and lots of questions. But there’s something else U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers increasingly …

Privacy

How (and why) to use Google Photos on your iPhone or iPad

Many iPhone users have wrestled with storage limits, especially when it comes to managing the device's camera roll. Apart from deleting old pics and …

Google Photos

Report: 300B Passwords at Risk by 2020

There will be 100 billion passwords for online accounts and 200 billion for IoT devices, the report predicts.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

You'll Be Much More Productive Yet Relaxed Once You Realize This Human Limit

Employees that work long hours in the office are not uncommon. In fact, a Gallup poll1 found that in the United States, an average full-time employee …

Amazon had the weakest response to Trump’s immigration ban yet

Amazon has advised employees from countries affected by President Donald Trump’s temporary immigration ban from seven majority-Muslim nations to avoid traveling outside the United States, and is working on “contingency plans” for those who are currently abroad, according to an email provided to <i>The</i> …

Immigration

9 Search Tricks That Work on DuckDuckGo But Not On Google

Search engines have evolved to make it easier to find any information you need without having to go through different websites. Google is undoubtedly …

DuckDuckGo

In the time you spend on social media each year, you could read 200 books

Somebody once asked Warren Buffett about his secret to success. Buffett pointed to a stack of books and said,<p>Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. All of you can do it, but I guarantee not many of you will…<p>When I first found this quote …

Self-improvement

Branding: The Secret Sauce for Driving Demand and Controlling Price

In my last post, I talked about <i>Corporate Image</i> and how it forms the foundation of your brand. In this one, I add <i>Positioning,</i> which drives demand for each of your products and gives you control over the price you can charge. Because it gives you control over <i>Price,</i> it also gives you greater control …

Encryption is a human rights issue: Your privacy and free speech depend on it

On October 23, 1786 — three years before the Constitution replaced the Articles of Confederation, and five years before the Bill of Rights — Congress …

Privacy

This low-cost device may be the world’s best hope against account takeovers

Privacy-preserving “cryptographic assertions” are impossible to guess or phish.<p>The past five years have witnessed a seemingly unending series of …

Information Systems

What is encryption?

Recently, we've had a few questions about encryption. We've talked about how Android incorporates encryption and the changes that Nougat brings, and …

Information Systems

This Encrypted Email App Is Benefiting From Yahoo's Security Disaster

ProtonMail, the encrypted email service that touts itself as NSA-proof, claimed that user growth doubled in the wake of the latest Yahoo email hack …

Here Are the Dangers of Surfing an Unsecured Site

The US got a little extra shaken up this year about encryption and security, especially after the FBI asked Apple to unlock someone’s phone and basically half the internet got taken down in October. The point of that attack wasn’t to steal our information, thank goodness, but the fact that it was …

6 Brutal Truths About Productivity No One Wants to Talk About

Humans are prolific procrastinators. People have struggled with habitual hesitation going back to ancient civilizations. It’s easy to make plans and …

The Year Encryption Won

Between the revelations of mega-hacks of Yahoo and others, Russia’s meddling in the US electoral system, and the recent spike in ransomware, it’s …

Online surveillance will give Trump a lot of information on us. Here’s what you can do to resist

Donald Trump is about to have a lot of information on us. When he assumes the US presidency in a few weeks, he will oversee two separate but deeply interconnected surveillance apparatuses—which means that even Americans who typically take a blasé attitude toward privacy may be about to take it a …

Mental Disorders

Google project has small name but tackles big security issue

Google on Monday released Project Wycheproof it described as "a set of security tests that check cryptographic software libraries for known vulnerabilities."<p>In cryptography, Google said, small mistakes can lead to catastrophic consequences. The project aims to stem mistakes that "repeat too often" …

Want to become a marketing whiz? This SEO certification training is essential

SEO Remains the secret sauce of the web. Everyone knows understanding Search Engine Optimization is vital to a high-performing website — but very few know how to execute it in a way that matters. Be among those learned few with this Expert Lecture Series for SEO Certification, now just $29 from TNW …

Passwords and hacking: the jargon of hashing, salting and SHA-2 explained

Keeping your details safe in a database is the least a site can do, but password security is complex. Here’s what it all means<p>From Yahoo, MySpace and TalkTalk to Ashley Madison and Adult Friend Finder, personal information has been stolen by hackers from around the world.<p>But with each hack there’s …