Is Your Smart Home Spying On You?

Imagine getting home from work with the oven already preheated to 350 degrees for that pizza, the thermostat set to cool you off, the vacuum already finished with its job, and soft...


Read This Before Downloading That New App

Last year, the total number of mobile app downloads worldwide was calculated to be 178.1 billion. And that number is only expected to go up this year, as more and more apps...


What Is The Dark Web – And Should You Be Worried About It?

Does the term “Dark Web” conjure up images of shifty eyes, hooded capes, shadowy dark lanes, maniacal laughter, and maybe a bat signal? If you’ve been staying up to date with...


Enough Is Enough: 2018 Has Seen 600 Too Many Data Breaches

Well folks, we all breathed a sigh of relief after the tumultuous year of 2017 drew to a close, but 2018 might prove to be just as tiringly eventful. So much has already happened...


California Thinks It’s Fixing Data Privacy. It’s Not.

“Your move,” says the new California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. Except, this isn’t a game of chess—picture it more like a million-piece jigsaw puzzle called “Cats...


Are We Ready For AI In Our Schools?

With the 19th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education (AIED) being held later this month, it might be a good time to start thinking about the very possible...


Forget The Royal Wedding—Get Ready To Walk Down The Aisle With The GDPR

While some of us were watching the royal wedding and eating cake, others have been working hard to implement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and counting down the...


Empower Your Money With This Powerful Finance App

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Gone are the days when dropping quarters into a...


Has Facebook Learned Its Lesson From the Cambridge Analytica Privacy Breach—And Should You Be Worried?

We all use Facebook in different ways—maybe you get on it solely to watch viral videos of pandas shared by your friends, or to stay updated on your sister who just moved to...


Technology for Social Good: How This Simple App is Joining a Global Movement

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Technology and medicine are two forces that have...