Scam? – OpenOffice Writer Usability Study with a single task

| October 3, 2017

I received an email from Lucrecia Llerena ( lucreciallerena2016n@gmail.com ) with the subject line – Re: OpenOffice Writer Usability Study with a single task It claims to be from the Open Office people. It asked me to take part in a survey that would provide them with data that would help them improve Open Office. […]

New Zealands shortsighted Government gets caught out.

| September 18, 2017

While Australia tries to deport New Zealanders, we can’t even get our Aussies off the ground!

The next Ransomware threat is here – Fireball

| June 11, 2017

Unlike WannaCry, this threat makes no attempt to conceal the source, a large Chinese marketing company called Rafotech. It has two main functions:

It could make a great movie.

| May 22, 2017

It also highlights a flaw too! We are engrossed in connecting everything to the Internet – the IoT or Internet of things.
In hindsight, is that wise?

United Airlines – the fine print doesn’t matter.

| April 14, 2017

I trust my airline to treat me fairly and get me there safely. I don’t expect them to beat me up before the plane has left the tarmac. I accept that turbulence might throw me around and trust the airline’s employees will do their best to limit my injuries – not cause them while we are still on the ground!

P2P Lending as an investment for beginners -2

| September 13, 2016

The risks rise accordingly in relation to the interest rate. The higher the rate, the higher their assessment of the risk of default but there are some ways to reduce the effects a default would have on your total portfolio:

Will 10th May bring on a “bacon day” in NZ Parliament ?

| May 16, 2016

I have a feeling we might see bacon, and lots of it, on the menu soon at Parliament House in Wellington.

Online dating – Avoiding the disasters

| October 26, 2015

To help proof yourself from these scams, set a simple few rules before you start.

Online dating – Why would you?

| October 19, 2015

So if you are normal, over 30 and have a life, online dating is probably your best option.

The Ashley Madison Affaire

| October 4, 2015

Firstly, which is the biggest sin here? . . .To be on such a site or to try and wreck thousands of marriages?