Category: Miscellaneous

Data Leak Shows Vulnerability Of Time Warner Cable Customer Information

While Kromtech is a company most known for their controversial MacKeeper security software for Apple computers, their security team has just unveiled a massive data leak from BroadSoft, Inc. a company associated with several large corporations including Time Warner Cable. This news follows a similar data leak discovery from Kromtech just a few months back involving the World Wrestling Entertainment. The leak was discovered when two of BroadSoft's AWS S3 buckets which offered public access to over 600GB of user data belonging to Time Warner Cable customers. More specifically, this data was dumped from users of the MyTWC mobile app...

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7 Of The Best Royalty Free Music Websites For Filmmakers

Finding the best royalty free music websites isn't easy with dozens of services competing out there. We scoured them all to find the best and determined Soundstripe as the overall winner (AudioBlocks is the runner-up). It offers the best stock audio selection for the annual price. To learn more about SoundStripe and its top competitors, continue through the remainder of this article. A common dilemma for filmmakers when creating content is copyright concerns about audio.  Even more so when you have to be strict about the song genre or tempo for your project. I'll go into detail the best way to...

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5 Places To Find & Buy Used Boosted Boards Online

Electric skateboards are all the rage right now thanks to famous YouTubers like Casey Neistat who has adopted the mode of transportation as his ideal way to commute through New York City. Having picked up a Boosted Board V2 Dual+ model just a month ago, I can personally vouch for the tremendous fun and quality of product that is a Boosted Board, but the price surely isn't feasible for many consumer budgets. In a case like this where you are strapped for cash but want an electric skateboard, you can do one of two things. First off, you can...

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5 Cheaper Alternatives To The Boosted Board Electric Skateboard

Popular YouTubers like Casey Neistat have brought modern electric skateboards like the Boosted Board into the mainstream, and now thousands of consumers are buying them every month. While the models that Casey and others ride are undoubtedly the best on the market, they are also costly for the average consumer who is just looking to enjoy themselves on a casual ride and not as a means of commuting like he often does around NYC. In the following article, I've rounded up five of the best cheap electric skateboard alternatives to the Boosted Board based on brand reputation, design, specs, performance, and...

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7 Of The Best Electric Skateboards & Longboards (2017)

Electric longboards/skateboards are all the rage right now in consumer tech thanks to popularity from social media celebrities and popular YouTubers. While the technology has been around for a few years now, the latest boards are vastly improved from the first models to hit the market, so it is now the right time to invest in one. In the following article, I'll cover seven of the best boards currently the market (as of July 27th, 2017) based on a few different criteria including design, specifications, performance, quality, and pricing. Keep in mind, everyone's needs are different, and the right...

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7 Of The Best Helmets For The Boosted Board & Electric Skateboards

Electric skateboards like the Boosted Board, Inboard M1 and other brands are quickly taking the consumer market by storm. While they can be a legitimate form of short-range transportation and a blast to ride, they can also put the rider in very dangerous circumstances due to their speed and versatility. While many riders are experienced enough with a skateboard/longboard to ride comfortably and safely, riding on the road or sidewalk can bring in obstacles that are unavoidable especially with other pedestrians, cyclists or vehicles sharing the space (I learned this first-hand as I was almost run over by an unlawful...

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