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Can’t raise the energy to tweet? Feel like Facebook is Today's Fish and chip Paper?? You might have a dose of social media fatigue — a surprisingly, and increasingly common syndrome. Like most things, there is a distinct pattern when a new social networking service appears from the blue, ... Continue Reading

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As a parting shot, the group released a selection of documents apparently including confidential material taken from the Arizona police department and US telecoms giant AT&T. With recent arrests being made, and further investigations taking place around the world in regards to further ... Continue Reading

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With the news last week that the Winklevoss twins had dropped their long running discpute with Facebook, it seems the legal proceedings have started again with a fresh lawsuit against the company. In it, the twins claim that Facebook had "intentionally or inadvertently suppressed evidence" ... Continue Reading

Posted in: Uncategorized | Facebook |

On Monday, it was announced that a bug in Dropbox's Backup Software made password protection optional for around four hours over the weekend on all accounts — meaning that anyone could log into an account simply by entering a correct user name. Given Dropbox's main functionality is used ... Continue Reading

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Travelodge has told customers who've received spam email that the company has not lost their credit card details, which is nice. The letter said: Our main priority is to ensure the security of our customers' data, which is why I wanted to make you aware that a small number of you may have ... Continue Reading

Posted in: Uncategorized | Data Storage |

The Winklevoss brothers, Harvard contemporaries of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, have ended their legal battle with the social network. They reached a $65m (£41m) settlement in 2008, after claiming that Mr Zuckerberg stole their idea. The legal spat was famously immortalised in the ... Continue Reading

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Clearly we werent the only ones having problems with Wordpress yesterday.. WordPress.org has just posted the following on its blog: “Earlier today the WordPress team noticed suspicious commits to several popular plugins (AddThis, WPtouch, and W3 Total Cache) containing cleverly ... Continue Reading

Posted in: Data Storage | Backup |

Yesterday Dropbox experienced a massive security error, allowing users access to any account without the need to enter a password. This must be the work of ‘Anonymous’ i hear you cry?! You’d be wrong of course. The culprits behind this huge security breech were Dropbox’s own ... Continue Reading

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Computer data backup isn’t one of the sexiest topics to talk about. Data backup may not be one of the most interesting things to discuss at a party. It’s a topic that sounds more like talking about car insurance to many people. But if you have ever experienced a crashed hard disk drive or ... Continue Reading

Posted in: Data Backup | Backup |

Just when it seemed that the Data Security grey cloud had disappeared from the gaming and banking industry, its back. SEGA are the latest high profile company to get its database broken into. 1.3 million customers have had their names, birthdates, and email addresses swiped from under ... Continue Reading

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