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SB #205

Folks, another ‘interesting image’ for your weekend.

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“Not Alone II” by Ed Sweeney, courtesy of Flickr Commons.

Today’s quote:Our problem right now is that we’re so specialized that if the lights go out, there are a huge number of people who are not going to know what to do. But within every dystopia there’s a little utopia.” ~ Margaret Atwood

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All we really have, in the end, are our stories.
Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

August 29, 2015 Posted by | Digital Images | Leave a comment

SB #204

Folks, another “interesting image” for your Sunday.

Click on image to see more by this artist.

Click on image to see more by this artist.

“Sacred Valley NGOs 056 – Awamaki weaving tour” by McKay Savage, courtesy of Flickr Commons

Today’s quote:please believe that things are good with me, and even when they’re not, they will be soon enough. And i will always believe the same about you.” ~ Stephen Chbosky

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All we really have, in the end, are our stories.
Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

August 23, 2015 Posted by | Digital Images | Leave a comment

Alert: another emergency Windows patch

Folks, please make sure your Windows PC (all versions) is up-to-date with security “updates”.

* Microsoft issues emergency patch for all versions of Windows

The security flaw is the second “critical” out-of-band patch issued in as many months.Read more..

And, some of you might enjoy some strong drumming..

Today’s quote:In an era of parental paranoia, lawsuit mania and testing frenzy, we are failing to inspire our children’s curiosity, creativity, and imagination. We are denying them opportunities to tinker, discover, and explore – in short, to play.” ~ Darell Hammond

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All we really have, in the end, are our stories.
Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

August 19, 2015 Posted by | Microsoft, News, security, tech, Windows | Leave a comment

Just keeps getting better…

* IRS Tax breach much worse than originally thought

The cyberattack on U.S. taxpayer data reported by the Internal Revenue Service earlier this year now appears to be much worse than originally thought, the agency announced Monday, with as many as 300,000 citizens now believed to be potential victims.Read more..

“Breach” means “hacked” with means “broke in and stole”.

Today’s quote:Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.” ~ Ayn Rand

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All we really have, in the end, are our stories.
Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

August 18, 2015 Posted by | cyber crime, hackers, Internet, News, security, tech | Leave a comment

SB #203

Folks, another pretty picture for your weekend.

Click on image to see more by this artist

Click on image to see more by this artist

“July 7 2009 Extravaganza – Prediction = True” by Pilottage, courtesy of Flickr Commons.

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All we really have, in the end, are our stories.
Make yours great ones. Ones to be proud of.

August 16, 2015 Posted by | computers | Leave a comment

15 scariest things

As I mentioned before, recent tech security conferences have made for plenty of alarming headlines. Here’s an interesting synopsis:

* The 15 Scariest Things We Saw at Black Hat

We’re back from the Vegas-based security conference, these are the most terrifying among the many disturbing things we learned this year. Break out your tinfoil hat!” Read more…

Today’s quote:Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get” ~ W.P. Kinsella

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August 13, 2015 Posted by | cyber crime, hackers, Internet, News, security, tech | , , , , | Leave a comment

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