Location-Based Search Provider Named to Douglas Magazine’s 10 to Watch

echosec location-based search

The cover line of the Apr/May issue says it all: “They Dare to think Different.” This Victoria, British Columbia-based company is redefining and expanding the boundaries of conventional Internet searching by tapping into geographical tags embedded in social media posts. [Read more…]

Location Privacy and What you Might be Sharing Over Public WiFi

Maybe Better If You Don’t Read This Story on Public WiFi

An interesting read from Maurits Martijn as a test from an Internet Cafe in Amsterdam reveals just how easy it is for a hacker to exploit you and ruin your life if they want! “We took a hacker to a café and, in 20 minutes, he knew where everyone else was born, what schools they attended, and the last five things they googled.”  [Read more…]