Spooks, ghouls and creepy things are set to ascend into the world of the living as Halloween is celebrated the world over. Never mind that the original meaning of the celebration was intended to honour the Christian faithful who had left this world of dense matter, it’s much more fun to dress up and pretend to be an incarnation of evil, while bagging some sticky, sickly sweets at the same time.
That’s right, the number one social networking site has been studied by scientists and they have found that it is strongly linked with a decline in well-being. Apparently, the more time those participating in the study spent on Facebook, the worse they felt. It’s no substitute for human connection, in fact, those that talk to their friends on the phone or meet up with them in person have much greater levels of happiness.
Dropbox is an extremely popular online file sharing service with something like 175 million users. And it’s now being targeted by cyber criminals who are using well-known malware to try and steal financial details.
‘Ello chaps! Today is Plush Animal Lover’s Day, and as a rather plush, albeit real animal myself, I encourage you all to celebrate and rejoice! It’s simple really, today is the day to love your stuffed animals a little more than normal. Perhaps they’re not as plush as they once were, it shouldn’t matter, they still deserve to be celebrated.
There must be something in the stars. Just recently, the FBI nabbed Ross Ulbricht the founder of the dark web ‘drugs ‘n’ guns’ Silk Road web site when he was hunched over a computer in a San Francisco library.