This morning at breakfast, my friend Thomas told me about Apple being hacked and the need to change my password. Although it feels like I’m constantly updating passwords, it’s better safe than sorry. The short end of the story is, basically a group of London-based hackers have stolen 250 million Apple accounts and passwords, and are holding it for ransom.
So, in short, you need to update your Apple ID password as soon as you can. This should protect you from any unwanted result if they do indeed follow through on their threat.Read More
When an iOS8 came out this fall, I was anticipating an update to the iCloud Control Panel as well. Sure enough, 4.0 was released out of beta and available for the general public to download and install. Anxiously awaiting to have everything in my Apple world updated, installed, and working seamlessly, I was frustrated to find that iCloud Control Panel 4.0 and Microsoft Outlook 2013 were not playing nice together.Read More
In today’s world, everything is done over the internet. This is not the same world it was 20 years ago. It’s not the same world it was 10 years ago. The digital age moves at lightspeed, and you will get plowed over if you don’t at least try to keep up. One of the most common issues people have is online account security. There are several reasons for this, one being insecure passwords. According to this TIME article, some of the worst passwords of 2013 include, “123456”, “password”, “iloveyou” amongst others.Read More