Unfortunately we’re not talking about a Bring Your Own Appetizer party… B.Y.O.A stands for Bring Your Own App, and is the latest in the ‘bring your own’ trend, the most recent being B.Y.O.D (Bring Your Own Device).
Over-Sharing vs. Government Snooping
With the recent uproar coming out of Edward Snowden’s leak on PRISM, it begs the question, what’s hurting us more? Over-sharing on social media or government snooping on our private conversations?
Voluntary self disclosure of information vs. Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act: who’s the Big Brother watching you?
Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), formally known as H.R. 3523, is a cybersecurity bill currently in the House of Representatives that allows the US Government to share confidential “cyber threat intelligence” with private companies, and the other way round.
It’s not new news that texting has taken over. You’ve got at least one friend that doesn’t like to talk on the phone anymore, and only texts. That friend isn’t alone, in fact, 55% of those that text a lot, agree they’d rather text than talk.
You don’t need to be a technological genius to know that tablets are all the rage. Take Android tablets for example, Android has seen an increase of 137% in sales since 2011 and shipping an estimated 45 million tablets plus this year.