Huge rise in hacking attacks on home workers during lockdown | Technology

Hackers have launched a wave of cyber-attacks trying to exploit British people working from home, as the coronavirus lockdown forces people to use often unfamiliar computer systems. The proportion of attacks targeting home workers increased from 12% of malicious email traffic before the UK’s lockdown began in March to more Continue Reading

Lockdown laptops: affordable options for those stuck at home | Technology

With a full return to work, school and spending time with family in real life rather than on a video call still not in sight, you may have finally decided that it is worth buying a new laptop. If you want an affordable computer there are lots to choose from, Continue Reading

Did You Know That Trojan Could Steal Money From Your Phone?- Tempemail

Read Article An advisory warning has been issued by the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) by warning people against a trojan called EventBot, that can affect Android smartphone users in India and can also steal their financial information.  Also Read: New Campaign To Distribute Malicious Trojan Uncovered The cybersecurity Continue Reading

Gozem Benin Integrates Etisalat Moov Money into App | Tempemail

Gozem has officially integrated Etisalat Benin’s mobile money capabilities to its app.  Essentially, the integration means that Gozem customers can now use Moov Money to safely top up their Gozem wallets and take trips without cash. This move could see hundreds of Gozem users in Benin benefiting from the simplicity Continue Reading

Best noise-cancelling headphones for working from home | Technology

Coping with lockdown life is hard enough without having to listen to other members of your household while you are trying to work. If you can’t get away physically, a set of noise-cancelling headphones could be just the ticket to isolate you just enough to concentrate. From amazing value to Continue Reading

Facebook doles out money to help more people access Internet- Tempemail

Read Article In a bid to address the digital divide in COVID-19 times, Facebook has partnered the Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC) and NetHope, a global consortium of nearly 60 global nonprofit organisations, to provide internet connectivity to communities most impacted by the pandemic. The social networking giant will Continue Reading

Don’t click on the traffic lights: upstart competitor challenges Google’s anti-bot tool | Technology

The days of clicking on traffic lights to prove you are not a robot could be ending after Google’s decision to charge for the tool prompted one of the web’s biggest infrastructure firms to ditch it for a competitor. “Captcha” – an awkward acronym for “completely automated public Turing test Continue Reading

Dear media agencies, stop acting like you make too much money- Tempemail

If the media transparency crisis of 2015 was not enough, the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis of 2020 is bringing out the best and the worst in the media agencies. Just like in 2007 with the global recession, media agencies are bending over backwards to assist their clients in times of need, Continue Reading

How the Covid-19 crisis locked Airbnb out of its own homes | Technology

“You would not have an empire without us,” an Airbnb host shouts down the lens in a video addressing the company’s billionaire co-founder and chief executive Brian Chesky. “It’s our homes on your platform. It’s our face on millions of listings. It’s our soul that brings the magic … It’s Continue Reading