I’d almost throw this up as a straight consumer warning, were it not so blatantly ludicrous. Nobody’s actually falling for this… are they?
Once more, unto the phone lines with the crackly digital noise and “the viruses that are harming your computer”. Only this one was a stayer. Real endurance.
Merely having a smartphone in your pocket doesn’t make you smart. It may make you considerably less smart with regards to your online actions than you might think.
Online scams continue to proliferate, largely because they only need a really small strike rate to actually be profitable. It doesn’t take too much work to eliminate one of the most frequent points of failure — and that’s you.
So, a new sparkly look for the ol’ blog. I spent hours on Sunday mucking around with various themes and bits of style sheet hackery, most of which plain didn’t work. Then found this theme, which I mostly like. Still need to get something to replace the default clouds, though. I’ve also been busy writing …