Stop Making These 8 Risky Password Mistakes

Elaborate passwords are a necessity in today’s internet-obsessed world. Unfortunately, too many of us still rely on simple passwords that make us easy targets for hackers. A study by the online security provider Preempt found that 35 percent of LinkedIn users have exceptionally weak passwords that pose no challenge to hackers. (See also: 18 Surprising […]

7 Ways Your Devices Are Spying on You

Microwave ovens aren’t spying on us (yet), but plenty of other products seem to be. From smart TVs to tech toys for kids, there are a slew of common household items collecting data about our location, habits, and preferences — and some are more sinister than others. Here are some of the ways your possessions […]