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iCalendar Spam - It's Not Just You

iCalendar Spam - It's Not Just You

It's been happening to everyone lately - the random pop-ups telling you of events that you have no memory of setting. These spa...

4 days ago, 3:27pm CST

 iPhone Calendar App Spam is Rising, Needs Fix

iPhone Calendar App Spam is Rising, Needs Fix

Besides the iOS 10.1.1 Battery drain issue there is another issue drawing attention....

4 days ago, 1:41am CST

Secret of Spam Revealed: This Drives You to Click on Links from Unknown Senders

Secret of Spam Revealed: This Drives You to Click on Links from Unknown Senders

Despite knowing that e-mails and Facebook messages from unknown senders can contain dangerous links, most people click on them...

Aug 30 2016, 1:52pm CDT

Security Alert: The Alarming Lifecycle Of American SMS Spam

Security Alert: The Alarming Lifecycle Of American SMS Spam

Detailed graphics, blowing wide open the alarming way text message (SMS) spam spreads across the U.S., have prompted chief info...

Jan 27 2014, 10:05am CST

Google destroy’s Rap Genius’ search rankings as punishment for SEO spam

Google destroy’s Rap Genius’ search rankings as punishment for SEO spam

Search engine giant Google has recently hit back hard today after it learned that the famous lyrics site Rap Genius had been us...

Dec 31 2013, 1:18am CST

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Rap Genius Gets Rapped By Google For SEO Spam

There’s two lessons to be learned from this little episode of Rap Genius getting rapped over the knuckles by Google concerning...

Dec 26 2013, 9:41am CST

Facebook Spammers Earn $200 Million per Year

Facebook Spam Yields $200 Million per Year

The spam content on Facebook is big business. It is reported to yield close to $200 million per year. Ways of eradicating this...

Aug 29 2013, 1:52am CDT

Apple Releases iMessage Spam Reporting Tool

Apple Releases iMessage Spam Reporting Tool

Apple now allows its iMessage users to report unwanted or spam messages. A new iMessage spam reporting tool has been launched....

Jul 31 2013, 4:00am CDT

New Foul-Mouthed Spam Hack Hits Facebook: Are You Next?

New Foul-Mouthed Spam Hack Hits Facebook: Are You Next?

'Removing' it only spreads it further....

May 12 2011, 12:44pm CDT

Google: "Spam is Up, We're Working On It"

Google: "Spam is Up, We're Working On It"

"Unless the spammers are friends of ours, of course."...

Jan 21 2011, 1:30pm CST

ISPs Close Spam Firm Reducing Spam by 70%

Spam is certainly the scourge of the Internet for most users. According to BBC News, the amount of spam has plummeted since ISP...

Nov 13 2008, 6:56am CST

Today Marks 30 Years of Spam

Today Marks 30 Years of Spam

Today marks 30 years since the first spam message was sent and 15 years since the term spam was first coined. The term Spam is...

Mar 31 2008, 11:40am CDT

Google Profiles the Key to Spam Free Email?

Google Profiles the Key to Spam Free Email?

Google introduces yet another services building block - Google Profiles. A Google Profile lets you have a coherent identity a...

Dec 16 2007, 2:29am CST

New UK company promises '100% spam free' e-mail

New UK company promises '100% spam free' e-mail

ClearMyMail has launched in the UK, and the site's creators are calling it the world's first e-mail provider that offers a "100...

Apr 4 2007, 12:00am CDT

Spam Goes into this Colorful Spam Cube Over Here

Spam Goes into this Colorful Spam Cube Over Here

Fighting Spam is a noble cause. Spam Cube is offering a hardware gadget in the shape of a cube to make fighting spam easy for e...

Apr 14 2006, 3:55am CDT

I4U Gadget Flyer: Nokia 779, iRobot Scooba, Google Spam Filter

The new and receive a 1 year subscription to Sync Magazine for FREE! That is right! I4U gives away a 1 year subscription to...

May 29 2005, 2:06am EST

New Bayesian Google Result Spam Filter Software - Spacilus

New Bayesian Google Result Spam Filter Software - Spacilus

Spacilus is a Search Engine Assistant for Google that uses Bayesian statistics (like many email spam filters) to categorize se...

May 25 2005, 7:35am EST