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How to Waste A Scammer’s Time

How to Waste A Scammer’s Time

Online scams.  Chances are your email inbox or spam folder is full of them. These messages are sent out in bulk by the ten of millions with the scammer hoping to catch just a few people out for financial gain. Honestly there’s not much you can do about it, apart from being able to spot a scam message hitting delete,[Read More…]

Unlimited Data from Telstra

Unlimited Data from Telstra

Unlimited broadband data… If you live in a data hungry household with multiple entertainment streams and connected devices those 3 words should grab your attention. The good news is that more internet service providers now offer Unlimited data plans, and the latest is Telstra  offering new and existing customers new unlimited data plans starting at 99 dollars a month.   [Read More…]

Rewarding your kids with Screen time

Rewarding your kids with Screen time

If you feel like you’re always competing with smartphones, tablets and other screens to get the attention of your kids, Australian company TipSticks has developed a system where children earn their screen time through positive actions at home. Each ‘Stick’ in the Screen Time Rewards bag has as chore along with a reward, such as Clean your Room…for 30mins screen[Read More…]

Home Internet Routers Targeted

Home Internet Routers Targeted

As homes become ‘smarter’ with more connected devices, cybercriminals are now looking to use these devices to infiltrate home networks . The weak spot in many cases is the network router which has become a prime target for attacks.  I recently spoke to Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia about this and he offers up some great tips to ensure[Read More…]

Foxtel Now Box doesn’t quite do it all

Foxtel Now Box doesn’t quite do it all

Earlier this year Foxtel launched Foxtel Now to better compete with other streaming TV services….and now you can get the Foxtel Now Box. Ok so it’s more barrel shaped than box, but the idea is that you can quickly get access to the Foxtel Now streaming service by connecting the device to your TV…and it even has it’s own remote[Read More…]