Even the biggest tech companies can fall prey to phishing. Last month, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that two tech companies had been taken by a scammer for more than $100 million. It was recently reported that those two companies were Facebook and Google. The phishing job that managed to get to these two […]

The current presidential administration has recently shown signs of making significant changes to the way H-1B visas are awarded, potentially impacting the hiring practices of tech companies large and small. The H-1B visa program is designated to provide work visas to highly skilled workers from abroad, and is primarily used to bring in scientists, engineers, […]

Debuting at the end of April, Samsung’s Galaxy S8 smartphone is set to update popular features from the S7 and add a few new ones. Here’s a look at what you can expect from the new device: Infinity Screen: Stretching from edge to edge of the device, Samsung claims this display is the first of […]

AOL and Yahoo may remind you of the 90s internet rather than 2017, but they still have more than a billion users. This month, Verizon announced it would be combining the two legacy brands, along with several other owned properties, into a new umbrella brand named Oath. The original brand names will stay in place, but […]

Do you need to update something on your router? Maybe change the WiFi password, or open a port? Check with your IT provider to make sure you’re making correct and secure changes first. Here’s an easy way to access your router’s admin page so you can make changes. (These instructions are for Windows 10.) Find […]

Next month, Intel will roll out Intel Optane Memory, a chip designed to boost the power of PCs. Intel says Optane will make systems run 28 percent faster and increase storage 14 times the current average. Part of this increase comes from the chip learning which apps and files you access the most, and then making them […]

Oracle is best known for its database software. In a recent call with investors, however, the CTO Larry Ellison emphasized Oracle’s fast-growing internet hosting service. Amazon Web Services (AWS) currently leads the pack for cloud hosting, but the potential market is huge. Oracle claims its databases run up to 10 times faster on Oracle hosting than […]