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You can discover just how easy and fun technology can be. Craig's entertaining, and sometimes provocative, interactive tech radio format mixes top industry professionals, technology reviews and his solid experience.

You can discover just how easy and fun technology can be. Craig's entertaining, and sometimes provocative, interactive tech radio format mixes top industry professionals, technology reviews and his solid experience.
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Manchester, NH

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You can discover just how easy and fun technology can be. Craig's entertaining, and sometimes provocative, interactive tech radio format mixes top industry professionals, technology reviews and his solid experience.

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English

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855-385-5553


Episodes

AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Health Quick Holiday Shopping Tips

11/20/2017
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Spent a few minutes with Jack Heath doing a quick overview of online shopping. What are some of the best sites out there? We talked about a couple, and of course the standard tips. There is a new one out there. Beware of online shopping sites including Pandora. It's amazing what the bad guys have been able to accomplish. You'd think they'd be able to take those talents in and maybe make some money legitimately. More tech updates over at CraigPeterson.com --- Related Links: Enjoy safe and...

Duration: 00:04:56


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - My First Malware – The Morris Worm

10/3/2017
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Joined Jim today for another tech talk, and shared a quick story on security. Back in 1991, learned it the hard way when I got a wake-up call that the internet wasn't as friendly as it was when it started. A worm attacked my system. And, although it wasn't something that will take down the business, I knew I had to do something about it. Home users and small businesses are being attacked every day. If they are not well equipped or have no one to turn to, their systems become compromised....

Duration: 00:09:44


AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Small Business Overwhelm

10/2/2017
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Today with Jack Heath as we discuss more about one of the world's biggest accountancy and consulting firms. Deloitte who is a provider of cyber security services, was also under attack by hackers. How and when did this happen, and what to do? Also, in the news, did you know that most gas pumps were found to have been using wireless credit card skimmers. So, what to do next? These and more only on CraigPeterson.com Stay safe! --- Related Links: This new app can protect you from credit card...

Duration: 00:07:27


Equifax manages 1,200 times more data than the Library of Congress - This new app can protect you from credit card skimmers - Hackers have already extracted passwords from macOS High Sierra

9/30/2017
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Apparently, Equifax is managing 1,200 times more data than that of the Library of Congress. Being hacked just recently would definitely post security fear for its clients. We'll be discussing more of that recent hack, and how to keep yourselves secure. Also, find out how a new app can protect you from credit card skimmers. These and more over at CraigPeterson.com To get on the Dark Web waiting list, don't forget to sign-up at CraigPeterson.com/darkweb --- Related articles: Equifax manages...

Duration: 00:44:50


AS HEARD ON: WGAN - The Dark History of Equifax – Robocalls Becoming Human Like

9/27/2017
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Joined Ken and Matt this morning. Did you know that Equifax used to be called Consumer Credit, and that they have always been monitoring everything including morality? This and more over at CraigPeterson.com Stay safe! --- Related articles: The Fall of Equifax, and Why the Hacking Manifesto Must Come to an End Equifax's "The Hack" - 2017's Most Formidable Blitzkrieg You don’t need a lawyer to sue Equifax–use this chatbot instead --- More stories and tech updates at: www.craigpeterson.com...

Duration: 00:15:31


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - Another Equifax Hack Earlier This Year - Using a Chatbot to Sue Equifax

9/26/2017
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Getting into more detail about the Equifax hack with Jim Polito today. Finding out that Equifax was hacked earlier this year, and that Experian also was hacked last year. Those were two of the biggest agencies. This and more only on CraigPeterson.com Stay safe! --- Related articles: Equifax's "The Hack" - 2017's Most Formidable Blitzkrieg The Fall of Equifax, And Why The Hacking Manifesto Must Come To An End You don’t need a lawyer to sue Equifax–use this chatbot instead --- More stories...

Duration: 00:07:02


AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Google Acquires HTC Why – The Security of Android

9/25/2017
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With Jack Heath this morning discussing the recent acquisition of HTC by Google. Also, find out how this will impact the security or the lack thereof. Stay safe everyone! More stories at CraigPeterson.com. --- Related Links: Google Acquires HTC - Another Compulsive Acquision? --- More stories and tech updates at: www.craigpeterson.com Don't miss an episode from Craig. Subscribe and give us a rating: www.craigpeterson.com/itunes Follow me on Twitter for the latest in tech at:...

Duration: 00:06:03


Ransomware Plagues 2M Users Per Hour - Equifax’s “The Hack” - Avast Anti-Virus Infection May Lead to Infection of Millions—or Even Billions

9/23/2017
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It has been a long but productive week being able to help listeners and concerned business owners to find if their email addresses have been found on the dark web. After the Equifax hack, another one has plagued over 2 million users by disguising as a click bait. Also in the news is the anti-virus, Avast, getting infected and in turn may infect millions and even billions of devices. The first step is to take action and get checked. To have your email checked and receive a free report,...

Duration: 00:43:41


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - Dark Web Searches - Experian and Equifax Were Both Hacked - You Can't Trust Most Sites Out There

9/19/2017
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Joined Jim today, as I shared an update on the Equifax and Experian mega-breach, and what made it all possible. We also discussed more on why the entire credit bureau system is broken. If you want to know how to stay secure, and if your email address is left on the dark web sign-up at CraigPeterson.com/darkweb. More information and tech updates over at CraigPeterson.com --- Related articles: Equifax’s Mega-Breach Was Made Possible by a Website Flaw It Could Have Fixed You don’t need a...

Duration: 00:12:21


AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Dark Web Search - Equifax Breach

9/18/2017
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With Jack Heath today to find out and learn more of what you can do to find out if your email address is on the dark web. We also learned more about what Equifax is doing with your personal information. And, find out how to protect yourself from the big breach. Get on the waiting list and find out if you have been found on the dark web, by signing up at CraigPeterson.com/darkweb. Stay safe everyone! More stories at CraigPeterson.com. --- Related Links: EQUIFAX: Hackers may have accessed...

Duration: 00:03:19


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - The Equifax Hack - Were You Hacked and What Does it Mean to You

9/12/2017
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Together with Jim Polito this week to know more about what the Equifax hack is all about. In line with that, if you believe you are being hacked, we have more information on how you can get your email address checked. This Equifax has may have affected a lot, especially when it comes to financial security. But, there are ways to prevent security breaches in the future. --- Related articles: EQUIFAX: Hackers may have accessed the personal details of 143 million US customers...

Duration: 00:11:35


EQUIFAX: Hackers may have accessed the personal details of 143M US customers - How to find out if you’re affected by the Equifax hack

9/9/2017
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Should you be worried that Equifax has been hacked and that the hackers may have access to your personal details? You might, as there are about 143 million US customers under the hackers' hands. But, how would you know if you are affected by this Equifax hack, and how do you prevent it? Craig offers a free service to check whether you have been pawned, together with a personalized report about your email address. The report also comes with a free how to do and what to do in with security...

Duration: 00:11:19


AS HEARD ON: WGAN - Google Android Listening to our Conversations – Emergency Services in the Northeast

8/30/2017
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Featured today on WGAN, with Ken Atlshuler and Eric Lusk, as we get updates on Hurricane Harvey. Talked about how to make use of technology in times of crisis, as it advances. Also discussed how what to rely on in times when smart phones will not be useful. Stay safe everyone! More tech news and updates over at CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: Sonos says users must accept new privacy policy or devices may “cease to function”...

Duration: 00:13:48


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - New NASA Satellite Tracking Storms - What You Can Do to Help - Hurricane Harvey

8/29/2017
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Joining Jim Polito over WTAG today, a lot more detail on the technology involved in the hurricane. Brand-new NASA satellite. What that has meant for the recovery effort, and what the insurance companies are going to do down there using the latest technology and of course that also is going to apply to you if you have a claim in the future. --- Related articles: People are challenging each other on Twitter to text a $10 donation to the Red Cross Harvey fund...

Duration: 00:14:46


How to Survive the Great Tech Panic of 2017 - Killer robots are coming, and Elon Musk is worried - Walmart and Google partner on voice-based shopping

8/26/2017
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Elon Musk is back in the news, saying that he's worried that the killer robots are coming, so he bought land in New Zealand. Also, with the revival of "Locky" the ransomware and having two more variants to go with it, we have to be extra careful. More news on CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: How Google is secretly recording YOU through your mobile, monitoring millions of conversations every day and storing the creepy audio files...

Duration: 00:43:34


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - The Security of Biometrics - iOS 11 and the new 911 mode

8/22/2017
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Do you think iOS 11 iPhone Touch ID will keep you safe? Joined Jim Polito on WTAG to talk about the security of biometrics, and how iPhone's iOS 11 can possibly keep you safe via the Touch ID. Find out more, only on CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: iOS 11 has a ‘cop button’ to temporarily disable Touch ID http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/ios-11-has-a-cop-button-to-temporarily-disable-touch-id/13064 --- More stories and tech updates at: www.craigpeterson.com Don't miss an episode...

Duration: 00:12:10


AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Making a solar projector with your kids - NASA solar studies - Technology side effects of the eclipse

8/21/2017
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Hey, we’re going to be talking about a few really cool tech things about the solar eclipse, some things you may not have realized are going on. And also, I’m going to describe how to observe it with your kids for about, well probably, free. I bet you have all of these parts around your house. All of this right now with Jack Heath this morning. Find out more, only on CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: Make a Box Pinhole Projector to Safely Watch a Solar Eclipse...

Duration: 00:07:11


AS HEARD ON: WGIR - Blowout Report on DNC Hack

8/14/2017
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Did you hear this bombshell report that came out of The Nation about the so-called DNC hack? Well, Russiagate goes right out the door and that’s what I talked about this morning with Jack Heath. Find out more, only on CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: Bombshell Report on the DNC Hack by Forensic Experts Claims It Was an Inside Job, Not the Russians...

Duration: 00:10:36


AS HEARD ON: WGAN - The Google manifesto - Can Women Perform as well as Men in the Tech Workplace

8/9/2017
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Well, the Google Manifesto has been the talk of the town this week. Listening to Craig Peterson and I talked a little bit with Ken and Matt about that this morning. Women in tech, what’s going on here? These and more only on CraigPeterson.com. --- Related articles: Google employee fired over diversity row considers legal action http://craigpeterson.com/featured-on/wgan/google-employee-fired-over-diversity-row-considers-legal-action/13011 --- More stories and tech updates at:...

Duration: 00:12:13


AS HEARD ON: WTAG - Black Hat DEFCON - Hacking Voting Machines in Minutes

8/8/2017
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Every year there are two conferences held back to back out in Las Vegas. One of them is called DEFCON. The other one is Black Hat. They hack, they hack, they hack. Well, I talked this morning with Jim Polito, all about what happened when they exposed some voting machines to these hackers. --- Related articles: ‘The bad guys can get in’: Hackers at a cybersecurity conference breached dozens of voting machines within minutes...

Duration: 00:09:38

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