Online Tracking – How to cover your tracks

Big Brother is watching you. With the new Facebook Search starting to roll out, people are talking a lot about online privacy and online tracking.  There’s a difference of opinion with people I speak to about online tracking, some say – I don’t care I have nothing to hide, let them track me, and others are paranoid that search engines, website and even social networks are tracking our every move.  How do you feel, that while you are leaving this digital footprint you are also leaving a digital trail. What information is tracked? Online Purchases Searches Social networking activities Profile information IP Addresses […]

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How to insert iFrame on WordPress, without a plugin or a widget

What is an iFrame An iFrame which stands for Inline Frame,  nothing to do with iPod iPhone or any Apple product – is an HTML code that creates a window that is embedded on to your website from another website – The thing about iFrames is that the web designer can change an iFrame content without you even knowing and years ago were subject to hackers placing malicious iFrame codes. However, usually you know the source of the code and are happy to use it on your website. Recently I wanted to use an iFrame for a post I was […]

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How do I remove the Ask toolbar from Google Chrome

How do I remove the Ask toolbar from Google Chrome I’m not sure how I got this darn thing, but I have been downloading a few different drawing packages so I’m assuming I allowed it entry from something there. What was happening is that every time I put a word in the address bar (omnibox) – whereas normally it would bring up Google search – this annoying Ask search thing would come up. Look what happens when I type in Walk Off The Earth in the address bar……   <– see my review there – Great Band Useless!! These are Asksupports instructions that […]

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How to find your #UDID for your iPhone as #Anonymous posts 1,000,001 IDs on Pastebin #Antisec

It appears that Anonymous have posted 1,000,001 UDID’s from a total of 12,000,000 iOS devices that they “retreived”  from the FBI This is the message on Pastebin – http://pastebin.com/nfVT7b0Z which they say had 370,000 hits 1 hour ago at the time of posting this. The reason for this was to aparently expose the FBI Agent for having 12m Apple UDID on his laptop – why we wonder is the reason for this, are they being tracked? On the Paste bin it says….. why exposing this personal data? well we have learnt it seems quite clear nobody pays attention if you just come […]

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Where to find the URL or Link for a tweet or post on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and more.

Many people ask me how to find the direct url or link or address – for a tweet on Twitter or posts from other social networks so that they can repost elsewhere – maybe for a mission in Empire Avenue for instance. So here is how to… How to find the direct link of a tweet using Twitter.com 1. Click on your twitter name ( or someone elses) in your profile it will bring up a page that says view more tweets.   2. Find the tweet that you require, and hover over the right hand side – it will […]

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How to find the IMEI on iPhone and other codes

While I was looking for my IMEI number on the iPhone I found a secret shortcut code list; codes that you dial into the phone. Here are some of those codes – including… How to find your iPhone IMEI number.  *#06# – Displays your IMEI *777# and tap Call – Account balance for prepaid iPhone# *225# and tap Call – Bill Balance (Postpaid only) *#43# and tap Call – Determine if call waiting is enable *#61# and Press Call – Check the number for unanswered calls *#67# and Press Call – Check the number for call forwarding when the iPhone […]

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