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Pass the password, please

Posted by Kevin on April 26, 2015

We are told to use strong passwords – a long and random mix of uppercase, lowercase, numbers, punctuation and special characters. The reason is to make them difficult to crack. Well, that’s only half true. A password is a password is a password. It doesn’t need to be cracked. It’s what it is – it’s […]

Whatever happened to journalism? Part 1: Gaming

Posted by Kevin on September 23, 2014

If you’re a gamer, you’ll immediately know that I’m talking about GamerGate. If not… This is a summary, so it presents the gist rather than chronological fact. Female developer Zoe Quinn produced a text-based game called Depression Quest. She tried to get it released on Greenlight, a service offered by Steam for small and individual […]