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Why I Stopped Using Facebook’s Mobile App

Over the past 4 years, I have gone through periods of installing and uninstalling Facebook’s mobile app out of frustration and protest because of reasons you are all likely familiar with, but this past winter, I found my reason to stop using Facebook’s mobile app: it was listening to my private conversations!


How to Protect your Internet Passwords

Some time ago, a very popular social network (whose name rhymes with PinkedIn) revealed that 6.5 million hashed user passwords were liberated and published to hacker sites on the internet. The alarming bit of that news is that it was…


Well, that sucked

Apparently, even though I upgraded my wordpress install to avoid the vulnerability found last Oct/Nov, I got ‘hacked’ all the same.