BitTorrent Sync: Unlimited & Encrypted

Posted by on Aug 28, 2013 in Fun Stuff, Internet, Linux / Unix, Mac / Apple, Privacy, River Net News, Security News, Smart Phones, Technology, Tips & Tricks, Training & Instruction, Windows

Watch out, DropBox. BitTorrent Sync Launches for iOS, Brings Unlimited File Backup and Encrypted File Transfers Written by Richard Padilla / Courtesy of MacRumors Popular peer-to-peer service BitTorrent has launched BitTorrent Sync for iOS, an app that allows users to sync and backup an unlimited number of files across their...

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Complaints against Microsoft over ‘Secure Boot’

Posted by on Mar 28, 2013 in Internet, Linux / Unix, Miscellaneous, Security News, Technology, Windows

Linux group hits Microsoft with complaint over ‘Secure Boot’ Written by Katherine Noyes / Courtesy of PC World It’s long been clear that Linux users are more than a little unhappy with the “Secure Boot” technology implemented by default in Windows 8 hardware, but in Spain, one group has decided to do more...

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Do you have Java on your computer? Update it NOW!

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Internet, Linux / Unix, Mac / Apple, Miscellaneous, Privacy, River Net News, Security News, Technology, Tips & Tricks, Virus Alert Information, Windows

Oracle releases patch for Java after U.S. government warning Written by Hayley Tsukayama / Courtesy of The Washington Post Oracle said Sunday that it has released a patch for its Java software after a bug in the program opened users to malicious hacking. Security researchers first drew attention to the vulnerability last week,...

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