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Taylor Swift's Twitter and Instagram Accounts Hacked - Hacker News

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thehackernews.com - The very popular Pop star Taylor Swift became the latest celebrity to have their social media accounts hacked on Tuesday. The 25-year-old "Shake It Off" singer, who has the fourth-most popular Twit...

White House Drone Crash Is Tied to Drunken Spy Agency Employee - NYTimes.com

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nytimes.com - WASHINGTON — It was 42 degrees, lightly raining and pitch black near the White House when an inebriated, off-duty employee for a government intelligence agency decided it was a good time to test-fl...

Apple Releases iOS 8.1.3 - Hacker News

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thehackernews.com - Apple has rolled out iOS 8.1.3 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices, after weeks of extensive testing. The iOS 8.1.3 update contains bug fixes, stability enhancements and performance improvement...

Data privacy isn’t dead with the internet of things, just different — Tech News and Analysis

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gigaom.com - Even as websites, wearable computers and, increasingly, every piece of technology we touch gathers and analyzes our data, there’s still hope that privacy will survive. Making that case, however, mi...

Landing your big data on cloud without compromising security

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ibmbigdatahub.com - The amount of data managed by enterprise data centers is expected to explode at a compound annual growth rate of 53 percent between 2011 and 2016 according to the International Data Corporation (ID...

Kevin Gregg

Entrepreneur and business developer. Owner-operator of Infination Technology Solutions. Enjoy sports, music, humor, information services/security, privacy, and truth. Interested in protecting critical infrastructure, cybercrime, hacking, business ethics, international law, freedoms & justice.

Editor's note

The Boardtown Blast is a Beacon and Bugle for the Golden Triangle Area in North Mississippi. Enjoy a 'sip of our unique brand of Oddfellows Ale. Headquartered in Possum Town, The Blast covers events from LeFleur's Bluff to New Orleans, back up to Memphis, all along the Mississippi River, and up and down the Natchez Trace. Our primary focus is local event promotion, including but not limited to: sports, music, technology, education, business, real estate, health, arts, culture, entertainment, travel, science, and various happenings in all parts of society from many unique voices in our region.  Enjoy!