A few interesting tech links

I collate the various tech news links I bookmark (using delicious) and get Postalicious to format them as a neat little blog post, here are my latest findings:

  • A guide to not getting scammed – A relatively new opponent in the War on Scamming, Smishing is the cellular version of phishing. Since text messages are considered by most people to come from a reliable source, many will follow the instructions within without thinking twice. Whether it’s a URL or a phone number, many will click or call and ask questions later. The effects and consequences are similar to that of phishing, and the same basic rule applies: Only trust what you know, and never click on something of unknown origins.

A few interesting tech links

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