The new devices are billed as lighter, more durable and easier to read than ever before. But with hefty price tags and limited content, they may not lure many holiday shoppers.
A significant number of victims chose a technological solution, with 20% downloading a spam blocker on their phone and 19% downloading a Caller ID app. Other steps include signing up for credit monitoring and/or protection (27%), reporting the scam to authorities (24%), reporting it to the phone carrier (25%), and checking the phone bill (21%).
What Happened: Sean Hannity, Donald Trump’s favorite news personality, manages to turn “Well, that escalated quickly” into an understatement following a comment from a fellow Fox News host.
Where It Blew Up: Twitter, media reports
What Really Happened: As if to prove that 2016 was the year of utterly unexpected political developments (see also: The Atlantic endorsing Hillary Clinton, in only the third official endorsement of the magazine’s 159-year history), civil war seemingly erupted at Fox News this week, with Megyn Kelly making the following comment during her Wednesday night broadcast: “Donald Trump, with all due respect to my friend at 10 o’clock, will go on Hannity and pretty much only Hannity and will not venture out to the unsafe spaces these days, which doesn’t exactly expand the tent.”
“Plus, for writers, one criticism of webzines is their transitory nature,” Sapienza said. “There’s always a chance your work will disappear from the Web if the project folds.”
GIA was inspired by the federal government’s Terrorist Information Awareness, or TIA, program. Government officials have said that TIA’s sole purpose is to identify potential terrorists by comparing information in a broad range of databases that might point to patterns indicative of terrorist activity.
Holmes, who founded Theranos at 19, has controlling interest in the Palo Alto company. If she resigns voluntarily, that would be telling. It would be an admission that she owns up to her role in this fiasco, instead of continuing to live in some fantasy land where she can make everything right without having to deal with the consequences of her actions.
However, there have been plenty of studies on the physical effects of radio and microwave exposure on the brain. Many of those investigations have been conducted by the military.
A woman in striped leggings and a North Face trucker hat climbs onto a park bench. “Good morning!” says Laura McCloskey, the San Francisco tribe leader, in a stage whisper. “We’re going to do a workout that I just came up with! I want everyone to break into groups of four! Find your four! Try to group up with someone you don’t normally pair with!”
“You have to ask, ‘Are these people logging on somewhere else?'” he said. “My suspicion would be that people who have Internet access at home would do a lot of their work at the office.”
VerifyHim, a tool that helps sex workers avoid abusive clients and describes itself as “the biggest dating blacklist database on earth,” also said Thursday that it is “working to change the direction of the site.” Kate D’Adamo, a partner with the consulting firm Reframe Health and Justice, says VerifyHim has been a particularly vital safety and screening mechanism for sex workers.
New iPhones often sell out early, but iPhone 8 preorders on Thursday in the U.S. offered delivery in one-to-three days, indicating either less demand for the iPhone 8 or more supply, said Mr. Cybart.
Of course, advertisers would prefer to know exactly where Johnny lives, because then they can target their brand of blue sneakers directly to him.
If you weren’t already getting your White House fix from the @WhiteHouse Twitter account, the @POTUS Twitter account, the White House Instagram account, President Obama’s Facebook account, or the White House Tumblr account, well, then you might be a little crazy.
Interland, the world’s second-largest Web-hosting company, appears to have suffered an ongoing mass hack attack that has compromised some 1,100 websites, according to a security professional who has analyzed the script.
After record-shattering sales of the Nintendo DS in Japan over the last month (in December alone, Nintendo sold approximately 1.5 million DS systems; early numbers suggest that they sold another 400,000 over the New Year holidays), the thing is completely sold out in Japan.