February 6, 2018

How to Prevent Fake News from Turning Into Identity Theft

Many people think “fake news” is usually those crazy stories you see on social media and never really consider how these wild stories can affect them personally.   I can tell you the fake news being spread in our neighborhood very recently did not seem all that crazy.   A couple of weeks ago, a letter from “Solid Waste Management” was left in the mailbox of many of our neighbors.  The letter was advising people that they left unacceptable items in their […]

Can the Internet Collapse? “Broken Web” Explains

  I just finished reading the book “Broken Web The Coming Collapse of the Internet” by George A. Ure, who runs the widely popular UrbanSurvival website. Before I go into my review, a quick background story.  To be honest with you, the book was on my “read sometime in 2013” list, but I had not planned on reading it right away.  Until I lost my home internet connection for two and a half weeks that is.  That’s right, the last […]