Tag: Risk

Jun 12 2012

‘Cloud’ Storage and my 3 concerns

For the past couple of years everything ‘new’ has been about the development of the ‘cloud’. The new operating systems from Apple and Microsoft are going to integrate cloud storage as a primary function to the operating system. I understand the function that cloud storage can provide, but my overall opinion of cloud storage is …

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Dec 13 2010

10 Things To Protect You While Shopping Online

Shopping online has its own threats. Shopping online has the benefit of removing the risk of you not getting your leg broken or getting trampled trying to get into the local Wal-Mart, but something worse can happen to online shoppers, which is getting your credit card stolen or having your identity stolen; placing you in …

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Sep 30 2010

Zemanta’s [Latest] Plug-in Isn’t Supported By Windows Live Writer 2011

It was announced just a few weeks ago that Zemanta released an updated version of their plug-in. I just reported on how the new plug-in from Zemanta was having issues with Windows Live Writer; causing it to crash. What a funny turn of event this is… Well, Windows Live Writer 2011 was officially released today …

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Aug 07 2009

Dragon NaturallySpeaking coming to Blackberry [first]

Nuance is still working on the release of their Dragon NaturallySpeaking for smart phones. While the release for the iPhone is still planned, it seems to be delayed a bit. The first release or beta testing of Dragon NaturallySpeaking for a smart phone will be for the Blackberry. The release of the iPhone version is …

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Jun 09 2009

Google AdSense suspends LEHSYS for being attacked

Yesterday, was a rare occurrence. I normally get a steady amount of traffic on my website and it’s pretty consistent with day a to day operations. But yesterday, I received 5000+ hits on my website; that’s 400% better than the average day. It’s also suspicious. While I didn’t quite understand the issue, GOOGLE AdSense has …

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Feb 12 2009

How to: Install Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 on Windows 7 64-bit

Nuance has officially announced that they will now support Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 on on a 64-bit operating system, but I have successfully installed Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 on Windows this to 64-bit and Windows 7 64-bit.   Installation process for this versus Windows 7 for Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is virtually identical. There’s nothing dangerous about this …

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Oct 10 2008

WiFi is Cracked – Time to Start Using VPN’s

As security professionals have been chatting for a while about WiFi security, but now it’s official WiFi can be cracked in about 50 seconds using the an Nvidia graphics card. I was personally alarmed at this article/notice. WiFi is no longer a viable secure connection – SC Magazine UK. And here is the release from …

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