Star Trek Cryptocurrencies that William Shatner could totally help found

News broke a few weeks ago that Star Trek’s William Shatner will be spokesperson for a Canadian start-up that rents solar-powered computing space to cryptocurrency miners. This...


How to know if you’re talking to a human or to a Google voice assistant

Google recently unveiled an advanced AI Assistant capable of understanding variables and modifying its requests based on unforeseen circumstances. The stunning demo, which you can...


How much does your employer know about you?

Businesses and the military in China have taken to monitoring personnel’s brainwaves using something that’s being called “emotional surveillance technology.” While the...


Quantum Computing Will Change Cybersecurity - If We Can Figure Out What It Is

Quantum computing is the next type of computing that is going to be important. How do I know? Because people throw the term around in casual conversation the way they add a cloud,...


Good Idea / Bad Idea: Protecting Yourself Online Edition

I have always loved to think of my life decisions in the simplistic black and white terms of the classic Animaniacs Good Idea / Bad Idea segments. Here’s a great example: Good...


KFC, Dog Bowties, And Politicians: What You Can Really Buy With Cryptocurrency

To say that cryptocurrency is popular is an understatement. The cryptocurrency craze that started with Bitcoin is in full swing, and there are now dozens, probably hundreds, of...


The Phish In The Room: Human Emotions And Cybersecurity

It was in my first corporate role, at a bank, when I first became a cybersecurity threat to myself. I had just come from a meeting with a senior manager that I was eager to impress...


Alexa on Dogecoin, Bruno Mars, and why she signed an NDA with Beyonce

Alexa, Amazon’s signature voice assistant, has tongues wagging this week after her tendency to cackle maniacally at seemingly nothing was brought to light on social media. Amazon...