Chrome Will Soon Block Autoplay Videos With Sound—Here’s Why You Should Be Worried

Image Sources: Google, Adblock Google has surveyed the advertising landscape that it dominates and determined that it’s time for a change. Beginning in January, its Chrome web browser will block autoplay video ads with sound by default. The effort is being framed as a drive to clean up the web, but it could just as […]

What to know before you check Equifax Security 2017 data breach website – The Washington Post

The credit reporting agency, Equifax, announced on Sept. 7 that a hack has impacted the credit histories of up to 143 million Americans. Here’s what you should do if you believe you are affected. (Jhaan Elker/The Washington Post) This story has been updated with comments from the CFPB and the New York Attorney General’s office. […]

After breach, Equifax Security 2017 site asks consumers for last name, other personal info – The Washington Post

The credit reporting agency, Equifax, announced on Sept. 7 that a hack has impacted the credit histories of up to 143 million Americans. Here’s what you should do if you believe you are affected. (Jhaan Elker/The Washington Post) Equifax said Thursday that it will offer free credit monitoring services to all U.S. consumers for one year, after […]