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29.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Congratulations survivors – it’s been a long week, but things are looking up because hey guess what, it’s Friday! This week we’ve looked at the BYOD basics, had some hilarious new gTLDs, and discovered exactly what vulnerability scanning is. Now, in the wise words of Taylor Swift, it’s time to shake it off and say hiiii to the weekend! Our digital handwriting A Swedish company has found a way to look at ‘behavioural biometrics’, which basically means that when we type on our phones it’s actually possible to recognise that it’s us. Apparently everything from how hard we type, to the…

Don’t .Fail At Gtlds

27.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Welcome to Wednesday everyone, and a cracking gTLD update! Remember falling out of the car the other day? Or how about when you missed your mouth with your drink? Well now you can share your escapades with the…

Are You In The Right 50 Percent?

26.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Many of us will be familiar with BYOB, but BYOD is a term that’s not only important to a business strategy, it’s also much less likely to get you fired if you implement it at work – well, as long…


22.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Well hello long weekend, we’re a-happy to see ya! It’s been a mental week, full of smartphone anniversaries, intense parenting apps, Facebook [satire], and an old friend made an appearance too. So, get your bank holiday off to a cracking…

Sacred Heart(Bleed)

21.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

There are two types of old friends: the ones that you look forward to catching up with over a cocktail and a curry, and the ones that steal your data and leave you weeping and ashamed in the eyes of…


20.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

With each passing day, Facebook is becoming more like an overbearing parent: it controls what we see on our newsfeed, pries into our love lives, reads our messages, and now it’s telling us when to laugh. Well, kinda. To help…

Trust No More

19.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Sometimes my mum calls me while I’m at work to ask - usually well-meaning - but infinitely non-urgent questions like: “How do I record every episode of Lark Rise to Candleford?”. As much as I’m well past the age where…

Survival Of The Smartest

18.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

The Smartphone turned twenty this month, which means that it’s legally old enough to vote, remember the original DangerMouse, and drunk dial itself. If you don’t have a smartphone nowadays you’re considered practically prehistoric (even my technophobe stepdad has one,…


15.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

Congratulations everyone – you’ve made it to the weekend!! As a reward you get the lowdown on Ceph, what Brits are doing more than sleeping, the new gTLDs and why sites should be secure by default, as well as the…

Safety By Default

14.8.2014 by Jenn Granger

It’s amazing the difference one little letter can make. For example, changing http to https can mean the difference between security and insecurity, even though it’s a little squiggle up in our address bar that many of us may not…