Amazon Fire: Another Way to Watch TV

There’s a new box in town – for streaming content to your television. It’s called Amazon Fire TV, and it costs $99. For years, Amazon Prime members (those who pay the company for unlimited shipping) have had access to Amazon’s massive database of movies and TV shows from their “smart” TVs or Blu-ray players. Some programming is free, some can be rented or bought. Now it’s a little easier to connect with that content through the company’s new Fire TV …

Fear Is Back! Jury Duty, Other Intimidation Scams Return

As the forecast faithful can verify, March certainly came in like a lion. But out like a lamb? Scammers continue to be anything but sheepish in trying to steal your money and identity. Witness the recent return of the jury duty scam. That’s when fraudsters, posing as courthouse officials or police, telephone with claims you missed jury duty. Because of that, they threaten, you’re going to be arrested unless a fine is immediately paid – sometimes requested by credit card, but usually a …

7 noticias de impacto esta semana

Estas son las 7 noticias más impactantes de la semana. ¿Estás de acuerdo? Si no es así­ comparte tu opinión en los comentarios: 1. El diálogo se asoma en Venezuela – La oposición venezolana y el gobierno de Nicolás Maduro finalmente se pusieron de acuerdo esta semana para entablar un diálogo que busca poner fin a la grave crisis polí­tica, social y económica que vive el paí­s. Hacemos votos para que cesen la violencia y la represión y para que, mediante el …

7 noticias de impacto esta semana

Estas son las 7 noticias más impactantes de la semana. ¿Estás de acuerdo? Si no es así­ comparte tu opinión en los comentarios: 1. La misteriosa desaparición de un avión con 239 personas a bordo: De “misterio aéreo sin precedentes” calificaron los expertos la desaparición del vuelo MH370 de Malaysian Airlines, que cubrí­a la ruta Kuala Lumpur-Beijing. Los rumores y especulaciones se pusieron a la orden del dí­a: ¿Fue una bomba? ¿Una falla mecánica? ¿Un secuestro fallido? Hasta la publicación de este …

Online Fraud: Are You Next?

The difference between computer users who get scammed and those who don’t often comes down to a simple checklist: In just-released research, AARP identifies 15 particular behaviors, life situations and knowledge attributes that significantly increase vulnerability to online fraud. The kicker: Nearly 1 in 5 American adults - roughly 34 million people - engage in at least seven of them. These eye-opening findings are pooled from detailed surveys of more than 11,000 adults across the U.S., comparing the online actions, behaviors and life experiences …