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Trump Administration Cyber Attacks Iran

Trump Administration Cyber Attacks Iran

So by now, you all know last week was a tense week between the US and Iran. But suddenly, President Trump cancelled any potential Iran strike. Does that mean we're all going to live happily ever after? I doubt it. Because first of all, Trump Administration cyber attacks Iran. According to many sources, US President Trump approved a cyber attack on Iran's missile systems. This particularly means an attack on Iran's computers that control the missiles. This happened on June [...]

AI Helpful or Annoying?

Is AI Helpful, Annoying or Both?

So while grocery shopping last week, I saw an AI robot cleaning floors, and serving as...ahem...'security'. Basically, that means it watched everything I do and bought. It was a strange experience, but not a shocking one. Then I read this article on Tech Crunch. So it made me thing. Is AI helpful, annoying, or both? The article gave a few examples. For instance, AI can now make your appointments, from dinner reservations to beauty salon to business meetings. The author [...]

US States vs. T-Mobile

US States vs. T-Mobile: What This Means

So Monday, I talked about a merger between two software data companies. But nobody's really raising Cain about that. However, this potential merger could effect everybody. And lots of people, from IT service to US senators are ticked off. It's US States vs. T-Mobile. So T-Mobile is the third largest phone company in the US. But they plan to purchase Sprint, the fourth largest phone company in the US. This merger will cost $26 billion, and many are not happy. [...]

Licence Plate Hack

Security Alert: Licence and Traveler Images Stolen

So according to the CPB (US Customs and Border Protection), a security breach took place on May 31. This data breach stole photos and car info that travel in and out of the US. This is a security alert: Licence and traveler images stolen. First, they sent the photo to a sub-contractor network. Then, the hackers used a cyber attack to steal them. They did not hit the CPB's networks during this breach. But they did compromise drivers licence [...]

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The 2019 WWDC Highlights…So Far

So Apple's World Wide Developer's Conference is now underway. It's taking place between June 3-7 in San Jose, California. But it started with a keynote speech that lasted well over 2 hours. I can't cover everything, but here are some things that struck me. The 2019 WWDC highlights...so far. So this is a developer's conference right? If you're a developer, then you may be happy with the ARKit 3 and SwiftUI. The ARKit 3 uses better argumented reality to [...]

China Threatens Blacklist

China Threatens Blacklist Over Huawei

So I predicted the US vs. China trade war and the Huawei controversy had no end in sight. I appear to be right. Because China threatens blacklist over Huawei. So most of you know, the US pretty much banned Huawei from doing any business in this country. But now, China seems ready to retaliate. According to Gao Feng, a China's commerce spokesperson, they're putting a list together. This list includes any company, or nation, that hinders business with Chinese [...]

Big Tech vs.

Big Tech vs. British Surveillance

So you think major IT service companies don't get along, huh? That is true sometimes. However, there are times they put their competitive nature aside to fight for a greater cause. It's big tech vs. British surveillance. So what they're fighting against is the the United Kingdom's GCHQ bill/law. Well, let me go back to 2016. That year, they passed a law letting all governments and law agencies snoop and hack all computers. This means whether they're suspected of doing [...]

So A Vaccum and Mop Talk To Each Other

So A Mop And Vacuum Talk to Each Other

So this is not the plot for a cartoon show. This is about iRobot's latest product. Also, iRobot's headquarters are in Bedford, MA, just 15 miles from our computer servicing headquarters. So a mop and vacuum talk to each other. The names of these cleaning bots are Rooma S9+ and Braava Jet m6. These robot cleaners use technology to tag team with each other and clean floors. They also use map technology and Imprint Link to talk to [...]

Tech Leaders Build Suersonic Plane

Tech Leaders Build Supersonic Plane

So we all know there's a race in the IT service community. That race is to build, sell, and profit off the first driveless car. However, you may not know there's another tech travel revolution brewing. Tech leaders build supersonic plane. If they get their way, then we'll soon by on passenger jets traveling over 800 mph. One of these companies is Hermeus. In fact, their goal is to build a plane that goes from New York to London [...]

The Chelsea Manning Drama Continues.

The Chelsea Manning Drama Continues.

So the WikiLeaks drama is a gift that never stops giving. If you want a refresher course, then here it is. One of the main players of this is Chelsea Manning; the Chelsea Manning drama continues. So Manning is back in jail . Let me explain. Back in March, they locked her up because she didn't cooperate with a grand jury subpoena. But last week, it expired and they had to let her go. But yesterday, they sent her [...]

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