London Underground passengers told to turn off their Wi-Fi if they don’t want to be tracked

May 24, 2019

From July 8 2019, travellers on London’s underground tube network may wish to turn off their Wi-Fi first… if they don’t like the idea of being tracked. 97% of London Underground stations offer free wireless internet access via a partnership with Virgin Media, and this week Transport for London (TfL) announced that it would be starting its “secure, privacy-protected data collection” via these hotspots from Monday 8th July. According to…


NBlog May 21 – real-world physical impacts

At the moment, as currently scoped, June’s NoticeBored awareness module primarily concerns physical security measures protecting information, data and IT systems, including health and safety protection for workers … but there’s another aspect that po…

May 21, 2019

Chrome Android adopts Grid Layout of Firefox

Google Chrome just made some changes on the Android version of their Google Chrome, If you are in their beta program you will be getting the update. Personally this particular grid layout in the multiple tab view was one of the reason for not adopting Firefox for android as I shared it in Why I […]

May 17, 2019

Dark Theme For Xiaomi Smartphones: Screenshots And Download Link

MIUI is the customization of Android that Xiaomi implements on its devices. Among the many customization options it offers the possibility of installing system themes and today we show you a particular dark theme. Parallel Dark is a theme designed for MIUI that involves practically in all aspects of the user interface. From the above […]

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May 15, 2019

BrandPost: Are You Ready for Next-Gen Mobile Personalization?

People use their mobile devices to interact with the web more often than they use their desktops. In fact, for many, a mobile device is all they use. Unfortunately, many companies still treat the mobile experience as “less than.” The legacy approach of creating a separate and distinct mobile experience and personalization process results in less engagement. As Drew Burns, Group Product Marketing Manager at Adobe, notes, “Personalization on mobile is…

May 15, 2019

IDG Contributor Network: Peace or ‘Star Wars’ – US vs. China

Collateral damage is not important to China as it demonstrates its insatiable thirst for advancement and economic domination. China’s leverage of its year over year 10% economic growth has made its technological R&D arsenal in 5G, AI, mobile devices, lasers and space weaponry formidable. China’s Huawei, the world’s number one telecommunications company whose founder Ren Zhengfei was once a member of the People’s Liberation Army, holds second place for most…

May 7, 2019

Ivacy VPN: Hand-Picked Review For Secure Internet Users

VPNs are no longer a tool for technology obsessors, nor exclusive for companies. VPNs are weapons against threats to online security, hackers, or even excessive prices. No matter what you do online, there are always clear benefits to starting a VPN first. The security thus increased means that you can surf privately and anonymously, even […]

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May 1, 2019