About brianforge

Brian Forge is in his early 30s. He is a veteran, writer, DJ, musician, techie, and an all around nerd with a lust for life. He also maintains his own blog at http://brianforge.net

Phone Authentication Made Easy With TeleSign

Security is one of the most important things that can be focused on and leveraged within any company. TeleSign offers many different products that are set utilize your phone to assist in the continuing fight against fraud, specializing in phone authentication. All of their products are fully designed to focus on scalability, deliverability, and reliability.  They specialize [...]

2012-09-27T08:51:21-07:00September 27th, 2012|Categories: Technology|Tags: , |

How To Change Your Boot Order in BIOS

Need to change the boot order on your computer? From time to time, we need to make sure our computers are booting from a source that is not our internal drive. This could be a recovery disc, a USB install of another OS, or even running another utility. Your computers BIOS may not be set [...]

2012-09-21T10:36:03-07:00September 26th, 2012|Categories: Technology|

Apple Device IDs Hacked by Anonymous

courtesy: Apple, Inc.   It appears Anonymous and/or Anonymous related teams are at it again. This time over 12 million Apple iPhone and iPad device identifiers from an FBI computer have been stolen. Specifically the AntiSec project, which is a joint project consisting of Anonymous and LulzSec members, are the ones behind it. [...]

2018-03-11T20:16:03-07:00September 5th, 2012|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , |

Share Music and Videos Legally and Free With EmoPlayer

If you are like me, you have a ton of different programs and sites for your media. These range from YouTube, iTunes, Spotify, etc. People also keep sharing these via Facebook. Sometimes it is a pain to swap between everything, pause one and visit the other, and then remember what you were doing after. Thanks [...]

2012-08-20T11:11:48-07:00August 23rd, 2012|Categories: Entertainment|Tags: , , , |

Mac OS X Targeted By Malware Attack

Some people over the years have been convinced to buy Apple products and computers solely because they think they are invulnerable to viruses, malware, spyware, etc.  Most of us in the know have learned and just plain know better. For those lulled in to a false sense of security that comes with that glowing apple [...]

2012-07-31T16:30:35-07:00August 1st, 2012|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , |

YouTube Now Using Real Names For Comments

Google has been making some big changes to YouTube recently. Some hate it, some love it. A huge one that is sure to get mixed reviews is their newest policy or wanting you to use your real name when posting comments to YouTube. Their theory? If you are held more accountable for your posts and [...]

2012-07-31T15:48:05-07:00July 31st, 2012|Categories: Technology|Tags: |

Is Facebook Reading Your Messages?

Photo: Reuters Recent reports have come to light letting us know Facebook is actually monitoring your chats and messages. You may think this is some move out of a B-rate cyber thriller or political blockbuster, but it’s not. Facebook and other social media sites are screening and monitoring your messages and chats using [...]

2018-03-11T20:16:07-07:00July 26th, 2012|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |