Author Archives: Tareq

Need Your Kids to Focus? Comcast Xfinity Expands Wi-Fi Control Tools | News & Opinion

Are your kids online too much? If so, Comcast’s Xfinity broadband service is introducing a new feature to help parents better control when their children can access the web on their various electronic devices. Comcast is rolling out a new “Downtime Scheduling” mode for the Xfinity xFi service, which lets customers control Wi-Fi access in […]

Feds Arrest 2 for Stealing Crypto Via SIM-Swapping Scams | News & Opinion

Two Massachusetts men have been arrested for using “SIM swapping” attacks to help them steal cryptocurrencies from victims and take over access to social media accounts. On Thursday, federal agents arrested 21-year-old Eric Meiggs and 20-year-old Declan Harrington for the suspected crimes, which involved duping cellular providers into handing over access to victims’ mobile phone […]

Newegg Tips Black Friday Deals on Gaming Laptops, Desktops, More | News & Opinion

Online electronics retailer Newegg just released its Black Friday 2019 ad, which tips steep discounts on laptops, desktops, monitors, smart home devices, TVs, and more. Newegg will be offering deals the whole week of Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. Its Black Friday sale officially kicks off Monday, Nov. 25 at 12 a.m. PST. The company promised […]

Here’s Why You Should Never Give Money to Randos From Dating Apps

A criminal ring of Nigerian-based romance scammers has been using WhatsApp, Google Hangouts, and online dating sites to help them swindle funds from users. On Wednesday, federal investigators charged 10 US-based suspects for helping Nigerian romance scammers launder funds amassed from their schemes, which pulled in as much as $546,000 from individual victims. The romance […]