3 Reasons To Use a VPN On Your Mobile Device

Be careful, entrepreneurs, small businesses owners, frequent travelers, and coffee shop snobs regulars aren’t the only ones taking advantage of free public Wi-Fi. Other “users” are dying to get a hold of your public browsing data that you’re potentially serving up to them on a silver platter every time you log on to public Wi-Fi via your smartphone, tablet, or laptop. 

Not Using a VPN While Browsing the Web on Your Mobile Device? Think Again

It’s all about the data…and everyone (and I mean everyone) wants to know what you’re doing, where you’re going, what you’re reading, and what you spend you money on when you browse the innanets on your smartphone or tablet.

Let them tell it, they use this information “to provide you with a better experience”. C’mon, Son. We know why they want the data – To either figure out how to sell you more stuff, or to sell your data to make more money while the buyer of your data figures out how to sell you more stuff.

If you’re not really feeling folks all up in your mobile data, deploying a VPN may just keep your data under lock and key.

#TechTip: How To Deal With Business Cards

I’m headed off to a networking event, and the business cards will be flowin’. Even though I’m not a fan and have tried, and tried…and tried to get rid of using business cards, but…

Just when I thought I was out they pull me back in -  http://laubredelcosmos.tumblr.com/

Since I WILL be handed business cards, and feel lame for not reciprocating for the foreseeable future, here is how I deal with business cards the geek way.

8 Best Mac OS and iOS Features From The Apple WWDC Keynote

I'm glad I didn't miss this year's WWDC keynote because Apple has announced some pretty interesting features that many Apple enthusiasts like myself had on their wish-list for quite some time. There were a ton a features announced and since this is my blog, I'm going to you the run down of the features that I was most hyped about in addition to what I think you should know about....

New Apple iOS Blocks Concept – Best Of Three Worlds?

UX designer Jay Machalani has taken it upon himself to create an iOS Blocks concept that uses tricks from both Android widgets and Windows Phone Live Tiles. Does Apple have/need to take ques from Android and Windows Phone to stay on top? Or can they continue to iterate to provide the ideal mobile experience Apple users have grown accustomed to?...

Now You Can Text 911 In An Emergency

The FCC and wireless carriers are recognizing that times are changing as it relates to communication and are working together to roll out new functionality that will allow consumers to contact 911 via text message versus placing a phone call....

Mobile Tithes And Offerings?

Yesterday, the Tech Fam' attended our church's Easter Service, and for the first time I payed my tithes and offerings via the church's mobile app. I wonder how others feel about skipping the traditional "cash or check in the envelope" and opting for punching in your church giving via mobile phone?...

About Time An App Forced You To Shoot Videos in Landscape

The new Horizon app records iPhone videos in landscape mode no matter which way you hold your phone. Those thick black bars on the sides of smartphone videos are one of my TOP pet peeves. That means if you have videos you've recorded on your smartphone with thick black bars I HATE YOU. I hate, I repeat...