The US Government poses the greatest threat to US trade, all for the illusion of increased security


The United States Government has thrown a cat amongst the pigeons with its ramped up forced data exposure policies affecting travellers to their country.┬áThere are reports┬áthat increasing numbers of travellers are being forced to unlock and hand over their electronic devices to Border Control agents, who may then download an unencrypted clone of your device's … Continue reading The US Government poses the greatest threat to US trade, all for the illusion of increased security

Switch (back) to JIRA Mobile view bookmarklet


JIRA from Atlassin has a mobile view (in recent versions), which is optimised for use on a mobile device, supporting various actions such as setting comment┬ásecurity and so-forth.Although it's easy to switch from Desktop view to Mobile view (using the link at the bottom of the issue), going back to Mobile view isn't so easy.The … Continue reading Switch (back) to JIRA Mobile view bookmarklet

“Your PC is infected” scam gets nasty


You've probably heard about it, but here's how it works in case you haven't. You receive a phone-call from a pleasant but persistent Indian who says they're "representing" Microsoft or something like that, and they've discovered that YOUR PC is infecting other computers on the Internet, and isn't that horrible, but thank goodness they're here … Continue reading “Your PC is infected” scam gets nasty