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By: V_S | July 08, 2017

Bad guys are increasingly targeting you through your smartphone. They send texts that trick you into doing something against your own best interest. At the moment, there is a mystery shopping scam going on, starting out with a text invitation, asking you to send an email for more info which then gets you roped into the scam. 

 Always, when you get a text, remember to "Think Before You Tap", because more and more, texts are used for identity theft, bank account take-overs and to pressure you into giving out personal or company confidential information.  Here is a short video made by USA Today with some information about "Smishing": 

By: V_S | June 20, 2017

iOS 11 will render older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete (And potentially cause issues with 32-bit apps in compatible 64-bit devices).

Apple’s iOS 11 update means iPhone 5 and 5C will no longer receive updates because they are 32-bit devices. Even on compatible 64-bit devices that started with the iPhone 5S and iPad Air in 2013, some 32-bit apps and games will be incompatible after switch to 64-bit.

Users can check which apps and games are affected by navigating to:

Settings > General > About > Applications > App Compatibility

This is analogous to the upgrade from Windows XP (32-bit) to Windows Vista / 7 (64-b...