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A2Z Adz Scam - Beware!

So, here’s my new blog. This isn’t the way I wanted to start my blog – but I need to warn everyone of this scam going on. 827 more words

A2Z Adz

Qualcomm counter-offensive reminds NY Times readers who put the 'smart' in smartphone

Qualcomm is the first known patent licensor to tout its invention prowess in a New York Times ad directed at the business community.

One of the world’s most successful licensing businesses reminded… 395 more words


Internet Privacy Back on the Agenda

On April 3,  President Trump signed legislation repealing the Federal Communications Commission privacy rules.  During their spring recess, Republican members of Congress received an earful from angry consumers. 346 more words

Online Privacy

Caught in Telemarketing Hell: 7 Tips On How To Deal With Nuisance Phone Calls

Until the early 90s most of the phone calls we received were from friends, family or the occasional wrong number. By 1991 telemarketing became a big business which led to widespread abuse and resulted in the passage of the FTC Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991. 1,045 more words


Trump & Pai Set To Wreck The Internet

I am sure by now you have all heard the term ‘net neutrality’.  Many do not understand quite what the term means, and others may have misconceptions based on political rhetoric, so for starters let us make sure we are on the same page with what it is and why it is so important. 766 more words

Political Commentary

Thanks For The Memories, DraftKings And FanDuel

A NOTE TO READERS: NASCAR comes to New England this weekend, and On Sports and Life will be at New Hampshire Motor Speedway taking in the action. 926 more words