Lesson to Be Learned From Apple's Up and Down Security Developments

Mar 28, 2013 16:57:47Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Lesson to Be Learned From Apple's Up and Down Security Developments Apple has been on a bit of a rollercoaster over the past couple weeks in terms of internet privacy issues. After announcing a new feature to enhance security for Apple users, the company discovered a loophole that actually exposed its users to major security threats. That hole has thankfully been patched, but let's... Read More

Online dating, Catfish and the Media

Mar 27, 2013 16:55:49Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Online dating, Catfish and the Media Have you seen the movie Catfish? It tells the true story of an online romance, and while we don't want to give away any spoilers, let's just say that the story could prompt some people engaging in online romance to become a bit paranoid. The movie has spawned a TV show on MTV that features real people who have ... Read More

Updated Law Facing Congress Would Mean Online Privacy Changes

Mar 26, 2013 19:42:09Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Updated Law Facing Congress Would Mean Online Privacy Changes Internet privacy is a tricky subject for lawmakers. The web is constantly changing, and it's difficult if not impossible for the lengthy legal process to keep up with new technology and the privacy concerns that come with it. Two senators attempted to make progress in this area last week by presenting the Electroni... Read More

Text Etiquette: On Group Texts

Mar 22, 2013 17:22:16Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Text Etiquette: On Group Texts In previous articles, we've touched on proper etiquette for the technological age. But recently, Kashmir Hill, who writes about privacy for Forbes, penned an article on a certain texting trend that we had yet to discuss - group texts. Sending mass messages to a bunch of people you know can be useful in some scenari... Read More

Safe Dating Tips From a Pro: Julie Spira

Mar 22, 2013 14:58:51Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Safe Dating Tips From a Pro: Julie Spira With so many different websites and services, the world of online dating can be complicated and overwhelming. Seeking out the guidance of an online love guru can make the entire process simpler, which is why many single folks look to individuals like Julie Spira, Online Dating Expert, for help. Spira is the woman behin... Read More

What Do Your Facebook Likes Say About You?

Mar 20, 2013 12:46:45Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

What Do Your Facebook Likes Say About You? If you're a regular Facebook user, you've probably gathered that the website has collected certain information about you and uses it for targeted advertising. For example, if you like the pages of several action flicks, you can expect to see ads touting the next Bruce Willis movie when scrolling through your Fa... Read More

New Online Dating Trend: Group Dates

Mar 19, 2013 17:01:18Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

New Online Dating Trend: Group Dates When you think of online dating, you probably conjure up images of two strangers sharing a drink or meal in an intimate setting. A new dating service, however, takes that idea and turns it on its head. It's called Grouper, and by using social media, it helps groups of single friends set up dates together, according... Read More

Stay Safe on St. Patrick's Day

Mar 14, 2013 15:34:21Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Stay Safe on St. Patrick's Day Though it's not as intertwined with romance as holidays like Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day (March 17) still has an air of fun and excitement about it. As such, the event is a great time to meet new people, and possibly make a love connection. When the green beer begins to flow, however, it can be easy ... Read More

NO MORE Day Hopes to Stamp Out Domestic Violence

Mar 13, 2013 15:25:50Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

NO MORE Day Hopes to Stamp Out Domestic Violence The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that one in four women will experience domestic violence within her lifetime, and the global figure is even more alarming. In an effort to help combat this epidemic, the people at NoMore.org have marked March 13 as NO MORE Day, an event they hope will kick ... Read More

Celebrities' and Politicians' Mobile Identities the Latest Targets of Hackers

Mar 12, 2013 17:52:14Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Celebrities' and Politicians' Mobile Identities the Latest Targets of Hackers Being rich and famous certainly has its perks, yet while the distinction and acclaim that comes with being a celebrity is the dream of many, it is not without its risks. Several news sources are reporting that a veritable "who's who" of celebrities from the worlds of entertainment and politics have r... Read More

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