Ben Dickson is a software engineer and founder of TechTalks. His work has been published by TechCrunch, VentureBeat, the Next Web, PC Magazine, Huffington Post, and Motherboard, among others.
How an Oath Keeper brought QAnon to the masses
How JuiceLand strikers and ride-hailing drivers are organizing online
‘Love Island’ and the future of the reality TV-to-influencer pipeline
Ring has a number of flaws.
On Jan 11, 2020 by Ben Dickson
From gridlocking Manhattan to weaponizing appliances, internet-connected cities may become a security nightmare.
On Sep 28, 2019 by Ben Dickson
Companies need to take the help wherever it comes from.
On Jul 28, 2019 by Ben Dickson
The servers belonged to organizations in the health care, telecommunications, media, and IT sectors.
On Jun 2, 2019 by Ben Dickson
There are ways to mitigate buffer overflow hacks, but they are not perfect.
On May 29, 2019 by Ben Dickson
There's a smarter way to consume your news.
On May 13, 2019 by Ben Dickson
Your banking app could be stealing information.
On Apr 30, 2019 by Ben Dickson
McAfee researchers were able to hack two home devices.
On Feb 25, 2019 by Ben Dickson
Hackers have a dangerous new loophole.
On Feb 8, 2019 by Ben Dickson
These iPhone Touch ID scams are one to watch for.
On Dec 21, 2018 by Ben Dickson
Cryptocurrency isn't completely private.
On Dec 3, 2018 by Ben Dickson
Wallets have become an essential tool.
On Nov 20, 2018 by Ben Dickson