IRS Will Require Photo ID and Live Selfie to Access Online Account

The IRS will soon begin requiring a photo ID, paired with a live selfie, in order to access online accounts.

COVID/WFH Has Broken Big Tech

In a huge Twitter thread, a big tech insider reveals that COVID and generous work from home privileges are destroying the morale of big tech employees.

Cyber Pets: The Metaverse and Pet Ownership

Thousands of users have already made their mark in cyberspace, creating and owning millions of unique pets and animals

How To Use Videos For Social Media Promotion

A study shows that people who spend time watching videos online have increased by at least 32% per year.

Crypto.com Halts Transactions After Thefts, Upgrades Account Security

Crypto.com halted all transactions Monday, after a small number of accounts were compromised, and is beefing up account security in response.

UK Government Planning Full Media Assault on End-to-End Encryption

The UK government has hired a high-powered ad agency for a full-fledged assault on end-to-end encryption (E2EE).

AT&T, Dish, and T-Mobile Top Spenders at FCC’s 5G Auction

AT&T, Dish, and T-Mobile were the biggest spenders at the latest auction for 5G spectrum. 

DuckDuckGo Grew by 46% in 2021, Averaging 100 Million Daily Searches

DuckDuckGo is making major headway in the search market, growing by 46% in 2021 and averaging more than 100 million daily searches.