Archive for July, 2014

How the bad guys can drain your Google Ad Words budget

July 30, 2014

The service allows companies to attack competitors by raising their costs or exhausting their ad budgets early in the day. Advertised on YouTube and run by a guy boldly named “GoodGoogle,” the service employs a combination of custom software and hands-on customer service, and promises clients the ability to block the appearance of competitors’ ads. […]

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Ad Blocker to stop annoying ads

July 28, 2014

I finally had enough with too many ads especially video ads that would start running on my browser. These ads would start running and interrupt what I was doing. I took this in stride for a while because I understand displaying ads is how many sites pay for the content I am using. Once the […]

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Another round of Fake emails from shipping companies are infecting computers.

July 24, 2014

The message claims that the recipient must click a link to verify his or her or shipment information. However, the email is not from FedEx. In fact, it is just one incarnation in a long list of fake “delayed package delivery” emails designed to trick people into installing malware on their computers. Those who fall […]

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