Category Archives: Technology

GoDaddy

Top 10 Domain Sales of 2012

Domain names or “digital real estate” can be a lucrative investment for experienced or early purchasers. This is a list of the ten most expensive domain purchases of 2012.

UMHS Omnicell HIPAA

UMHS Patient Data Stolen

Omnicell, a vendor for UMHS (University of Michigan Health Systems), violated policy and allowed an unsecured laptop to be stolen. The device contained patient data and medical information.

Mildura Victoria Australia Apple Maps

Apple Fixes Australia Map Issue

Australian Police issue warning to Apple Maps users. The application will leave them into the outback over 43 miles from their destination.

Biolite Campstove iPhone Twigs

BioLite CampStove Green Christmas Gift

The new BioLite CampStove, is a great Christmas gift for friends and family who love the outdoors. The green product uses renewable resources to cook your food and charge your iPhone at the same time. It folds down to the size of a water bottle so it’s easy to carry as well.

FreeBSD Hacked

FreeBSD Servers Compromised

The FreeBSD security team have discovered two of their servers have been compromised. If you have installed any software from their site after September 19th, it is recommended that you reinstall your machine.

Wahoo Balance Smartphone Scale

Wahoo Fitness Smartphone Scale

Wahoo Fitness is company dedicated to designing exercise products for athletes. Their new product called the “Wahoo Balance Smartphone Scale” has been designed to look sleek as well as track your weight. Moreover, it can sync to your favorite smartphone app and help set goals.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Dollar Sign

Black Ops 2 Debut Grosses $500M

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) has delivered the biggest entertainment launch of the year. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, debuted with sales of more than $500 million worldwide in the first 24 hours of its release.

Adobe Connect Hacked

Connect Forum by Adobe Hacked

Adobe took their ConnectUsers forum offline, after they discovered it had been hacked. An official announcement said it would reset the passwords of all the forums users today.

CTIA Stolen Phone

Stolen Phone Database to Deter Thieves

Wireless carriers are now reacting to the significant rise in stolen phones by creating a database to store IMEI numbers.

New Zealand Work and Income

New Zealand Exposes Personal Info

Over the weekend, it was discovered that Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ) was exposing personal information on public self-service kiosks throughout government offices.

Florida University Hacked 276,500 at Risk

In an official memo released on Wednesday, Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC) revealed that hackers breached one of their primary servers.