Month: August 2022

Beware of QR code scams

Consumers’ use and familiarity with QR codes provide businesses with the ability to direct current or potential customers to their websites, mobile apps, digital marketplaces, or anything else available on… Read more »

Celebrities are tapping into the second-hand clothing trend by selling on pre-loved sites | vintage fashion

Would you buy a pair of Christian Dior sneakers previously worn by Lily Allen? How about a playsuit worn by Olivia Rodrigo or cropped jeans by Maisie Williams? The ability… Read more »

Felix Auger-Aliassime on learning about Federer, wearing the barricade and nights out in New York

Félix Auger-Aliassime loves both tennis equipment and fashion. (Photo by Mike … [+] Laurent/ISI Photos/Getty Images) Getty Images There’s just something about those night games in New York, even for… Read more »

FBI Warns People Employed in Health Care Sector of Ongoing Scam Involving Impersonation of Law Enforcement and Government Officials – FBI

BALTIMORE—The FBI is warning those employed in the healthcare industry about ongoing widespread fraud schemes in which scammers pose as law enforcement or government officials in an attempt to extort… Read more »

Congress ordered agencies to use technology that works for people with disabilities 24 years ago. Many still haven’t.

Ronza Othman, a blind attorney with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Baltimore, lobbied her agency to adopt technology that people with disabilities can use. | Courtesy of… Read more »

TikTok’s in-app browser includes code that can monitor your keystrokes, researcher says

In-app browsers on TikTok and other apps include code that could potentially track user activity on websites. (Photo Illustration by Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty… Read more »

Playmaker Capital Inc. Partners with Content Automation Platform Echobox to Accelerate Social Media Growth

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Playmaker Capital Inc. (TSXV: PMKR) (“Playmaker”), the digital sports media company that delivers authentic content experiences through its portfolio of sports media and technology brands, today announced that it… Read more »

Australia blocks access to popular university cheating websites visited by thousands every month

University students will have to abandon dodgy practices after the higher education watchdog blocked a series of academic cheating websites. Australia’s university regulator, the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency… Read more »

Social Media and Philanthropy: Your Guide

Footnotes : 1. Pew Research Center – Social Media Use in 2021 – https://www.pewresearch.org/internet/2021/04/07/social-media-use-in-2021/ Important information: The article is provided for informational purposes only. The information and data contained in… Read more »