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Now displaying: February, 2018
Feb 28, 2018

Did you know that people still use some of the older word processors? Craig spoke with Ken this morning about his use of one of these.

What is the best kind of voting technology? Craig spoke with Ken and Guest Host Andy Smith about voting and voting technology and the controversies surrounding it.

Do you regularly do your computer updates? Craig talked about the latest Apple update and the importance of updates.

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Stay safe!

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Apple iOS 11.2.6 Release Has A Nasty Surprise

State election officials across country returning to paper ballots

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Feb 27, 2018
If you thought the National Security Agency was only here to protect you — you may be surprised with the information that Craig and Jim talk about today including a simple website update at the NSA and the Three hop rule.
 
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NSA Deletes “Honesty” and “Openness” From Core Values

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Feb 24, 2018

On today's show, Craig talks about a number of things starting with Apple's nasty surprise with iOS 11.2.6 update. Also, NSA admits not to be the best agency, as they have deleted "openess" and "honesty" from their core values statement.

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Apple iOS 11.2.6 Release Has A Nasty Surprise

NSA Deletes “Honesty” and “Openness” From Core Values

State election officials across country returning to paper ballots

Conservative Twitter Users Lose Thousands of Followers, Mass Purge of Bots Suspected [Updated]

Google Pay - Say hello to a better way to pay, by Google

Edge browser suffers security flaw which Microsoft failed to fix on time

Litchfield Native helps train the Navy’s best pilots at TOPGUN


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Feb 21, 2018

What happens after you leave the voting booth? Matt Gagnon and Craig launched today’s discussion on the Technology of Elections following the Maine Secretary of State’s review about the safety of Maine’s voting machines.

What’s up with Facebook? You’ve got to read the article about Facebook in the March Issue of Wired Magazine. Craig and Matt discussed some of the varied activities of Facebook and its effects.

Should we be using Chinese Components? John Richardson, a guest host this morning, asked Craig about Chinese Influence and Manufacturing and whether we should be concerned about using Chinese components.

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Facebook's free VPN acts like spyware to iOS users in the U.S.

Don’t use Huawei phones, say heads of FBI, CIA, and NSA

Facebook Hit Over Role In Spread of Fake News

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Feb 20, 2018

Have you wondered how Russia manipulated Facebook, and was able to place ads? Jim Polito and Craig delved into ongoing Russian hacking campaigns and Facebook’s plans to prevent foreign entities during future election cycles.

Election machines are vulnerable, and States are talking about throwing away their newly-purchased technology. What else can they use?

VPNs don’t always keep you safe. Sometimes they steal your privacy. Listen to how Facebook’s “Free” VPN actually makes you less safe. 

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Feb 10, 2018

For this Saturday show, Craig talks about possibly the 'biggest leak in history' as a secret code from the iPhone was posted to Github. Also in the tech news, this week is a peek at how China's surveillance state can do when it comes to privacy, and why it should scare everyone.

Plus, some good news from Apple where you can have all your medical records in the palm of your hand.

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Secret code from the iPhone was posted to Github in the ‘biggest leak in history’

How One Person Caused the Price of Cryptocurrencies to Plunge

China's Surveillance State Should Scare Everyone

YouTube Ads Infected by Cryptocurrency Malware

Apple looks to put all your medical records in your iPhone

How Apple Built a Chip Powerhouse to Threaten Qualcomm and Intel

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Feb 7, 2018

Craig joins Ken and Matt this week to talk about why Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, won't let you have your kids use social media.

Also in today's discussion, sensitive information is revealed by a wearable technology, and dangerous for U.S. soldiers. What is the brand of this wearable tech?

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U.S. soldiers are revealing sensitive and dangerous information by jogging

First ‘Jackpotting’ Attacks Hit U.S. ATMs

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Don't let your kids use social media

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Feb 6, 2018
What if you could take control of your phone's battery life?
 
Joining Jim Polito over today to get more updates on how to make the most of your iPhone's battery. With reference to Apple's statement, giving their users a choice on how to handle the phone's battery life.
 
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Apple will give users the option to control their own battery’s destiny

Apple's December 28, 2017 Open Letter

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Feb 5, 2018

Craig joins Jack Heath for another Monday of technology security updates.

Today Craig shares what's in store for the medical industry with the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) this 2018.

Is the medical industry ready security-wise?

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Why The Internet Of Medical Things (IoMT) Will Start To Transform Healthcare In 2018

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Feb 3, 2018

Compared with the Amazon Echo and Google Home, is the new Apple Homepod worth the wait? Can it impose a great deal in security or is it far more secured because it is made by Apple?

Talking about security, with the new car technology always being updated, cars can now spy on you. How else can we stay secured?

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U.S. soldiers are revealing sensitive and dangerous information by jogging

Microsoft issues emergency Windows update to disable Intel’s buggy Spectre fixes

First ‘Jackpotting’ Attacks Hit U.S. ATMs

Why VPNs Are Incredibly Important for iOS 11 Users

Ransomware Tools, Attacks Become More Business-Focused

The NSA’s voice-recognition system raises hard questions for Echo and Google Home

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Don't let your kids use social media

Florida Cop Bought Powerful Phone Malware That Can Intercept Emails and WhatsApp

Why The Internet Of Medical Things (IoMT) Will Start To Transform Healthcare In 2018

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