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Amazon Prime’s New One-Day Shipping Standard

Amazon Prime’s New One-Day Shipping Standard

Amazon rocked the boat in 2005 when the company offered two-day shipping. Now, other retailers have caught up and can match that same luxury. The result? Amazon is raising the bar again soon by offering one-day shipping as the standard for Prime members.Currently, the...

Facebook Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency Called Zuck Bucks

Facebook Plans to Launch a Cryptocurrency Called Zuck Bucks

Facebook is planning to jump into yet another market: cryptocurrency. That’s right, scoot over Bitcoin, “Zuck Bucks” are joining the ring, according to the Wall Street Journal.First off, is “Zuck Bucks” the official Facebook currency name? Maybe, but the whole project...

An Android Hotspot Finder App Leaked Over 2 Million Passwords

An Android Hotspot Finder App Leaked Over 2 Million Passwords

Thousands of users downloaded a popular hotspot finder app for Android that recently leaked over two million Wi-Fi network passwords, according to TechCrunch. The app developers are believed to be based in China. Here’s what happened:The popular hotspot app allowed...

Check Engine Light On? There’s an App for That Now

Check Engine Light On? There’s an App for That Now

Many people can relate to starting their car, seeing an indication light pop on and not knowing what it means. However, most people can recognize the dreaded check engine light and understand that it’s not a good sign. What many people can’t figure out on the spot,...

Apple’s 2019 iPhones Won’t Have 5G. Here’s Why:

Apple’s 2019 iPhones Won’t Have 5G. Here’s Why:

Many agree that the new 5G technology is the next big thing. However, Apple won’t be participating…yet.  Later this year, Apple plans to release the new iPhone but it will not come with 5G capabilities. Here’s why:Apple’s partnership with chipmaker Intel experienced a...

Why You Need a Password Manager

Why You Need a Password Manager

Password managers are a great solution for creating and storing strong passwords and to help protect your computer access and personal information from hackers. There are pros and cons to using these systems, but until websites create better authentication, all we...

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