All posts tagged "Scam"
Tech/ 1 year ago
The number of phone scams is soaring – here’s how you can stop them in their tracks
With the rise of spam calls in America and the evolving nature of the calls themselves, it’s wise to practice vigilance...
This guy made an absolute killing selling overpriced printer toner – now he’s going to jail for it
He's been running the scam for decades.
The teen who hacked Musk, Bezos, and more for a Bitcoin scam gets three years in jail
The sentence would have been longer, but the Youthful Offender Act in Florida reduced the sentence.
Apple/ 2 years ago
An iOS developer is showing just how messed up Apple’s App Store can be
Apple is making apps more transparent, but bad apps still run wild.
In a 197 IQ play, Trump’s campaign website was briefly hacked with a cryptocurrency scam
Nothing surprises me anymore.
Forget video deepfakes, audio-only deepfakes are now a very real threat
Now we can't even trust a simple phone call
PSA: There’s a widespread tech support scam targeting Alexa and Echo device users
Be on the lookout.
PSA: Scammers are setting up bogus stimulus payment sites to trick you out of your cash
Because of course they are.
PSA: There’s a nasty Cash App scam on Twitter that is targeting folks affected by coronavirus
People are terrible.
Apps/ 3 years ago
DoNotPay’s newest feature will sue annoying robocallers for you
For the amount of spam calls I get, I may never have to work again.