…a software called “Conduit”. It appears to hijack your home page, create pop ups, and install extensions to Google Chrome and Firefox. It even has a component that will prevent it from being fully removed. If you change your home page, and even remove the extensions, it will change your settings right back, then after you use their search page…
It has been quite the adventure setting up yet another Linux distro, although Ubuntu has been so much more cooperative than bleeding-edge Fedora. […] Which brings me to this latest issue: What is the appropriate backup method?
How many of you have received this message lately? Whether you believe that the Facebook Messenger app is spying on you or not, it can be annoying to have yet another app in your drawer, or draining battery life, when you don’t need it there. While not a perfect fix, I’ve found a way that […]
There has been a rather large outcry by people this week about the permissions used by the Facebook Messenger app. Nothing has really changed about it recently. It’s the same it always has been, more or less. Except, someone with a little knowledge read the requested permissions list, and freaked out. There really is no […]