Keeping Kids Safe from Identity Theft

Your kids may not be able to do much with their social security numbers, but cyber criminals can! Identity thieves can apply for credit cards, housing, government benefits, and more if they can get their hands on a child’s information. Each year, about 1.3 million kids have their identity stolen. It’s easy for these crimes to go unnoticed too until a child turns 16 or 18. So what can you do,

3 Ways IoT Technology Will Change The Future Of Marketing

No matter what industry you are in or the market you serve, your company depends on accurate data about your customers to make profitable business decisions. This is true for product development and customer service, but it is also vital for marketing professionals. Marketers are always working to push the envelope to develop focused marketing messages to meet the needs of their audience. Marketers and business owners alike are rethinking

Closing the Skill Gap For The Internet Of Things Opportunities.

When I was writing down my thoughts on this topic, a friend came in and on looking at my screen asked “What is IoT”, I replied “Internet of Things”. He said “You mean everything having internet”, I smiled and answered “Yes”. He went further to define Internet of Things (IoT) as everything that has internet. What is IoT The Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or “things”

PetyaWrap: Another Ransomware Outbreak Similar to WannaCry Hits Computers Worldwide

PetyaWrap: A new ransomware attack similar to last month’s self-replicating WannaCry outbreak is sweeping the world with at least 80 large companies infected, including drug maker Merck, international shipping company Maersk, law firm DLA Piper, UK advertising firm WPP, and snack food maker Mondelez International. It has attacked at least 12,000 computers, according to one security company. FURTHER READING NSA-leaking Shadow Brokers just dumped its most damaging release yet PetyaWrap,

NITDA Revealed Government Agencies With Inactive Websites

The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, has berated Federal Ministries and agencies over inactive websites and poor online service delivery. A statement signed by Isa Pantami, Director General of the agency, said an assessment done by the NITDA revealed that some government agencies do not have websites. According to Mr. Patanmi, the assessment was done in compliance with the Executive Order signed by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbanjo, on the

How Technology Is Improving Your Health

We hear all the time about how technology is bad for us. Since the introduction of computers, we spend more time sitting at a desk than moving around at work. We have created this sedentary lifestyle that is causing havoc in our overall life. What if I were to tell you that technology has produced benefits? Would you believe me if I said that technology is good for your health?