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How to Find Help Online for Your Errands and Odd Jobs

April 18, 2013
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Empty fridge. Piles of laundry. Unassembled Ikea furniture and a leaky bathroom faucet. When the odd jobs and errands pile up, find help online! Personal tech expert Carley Knobloch reviews TaskRabbit, an online service that connects you with pre-screened and background-checked folks who bid on the tasks you need completing.

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Target Data Breach Shines Focus on Lack of IT Security Talent

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TheStreet (Feb. 26, 2014) — Hewlett-Packard's head of security products Art Gilliland says cyber attacks, like the one at Target late last year, highlight the need for more skilled workers in the IT security space. Gilliland says the latest figures show there is a 40-percent vacancy rate in IT security jobs in 2014 and a 58-percent vacancy of jobs at the supervisor level. HP, along with the Ponemon Institute, also found roughly 56-percent of companies do not have chief information security officer as part of their C-Suite team. Gilliland says companies are also competing with each other on the pay front where the competition for talent is fierce and some aren't able to offer competitive salaries. TheStreet's Ruben Ramirez has details from Wall Street. Video provided by TheStreet
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Cyber Security Tips for Safe Surfing

Cyber Security Tips for Safe Surfing

Howdini (Apr. 18, 2013) — The thought of online identity theft is frightening. Hackers can find everything from your banking infomation to your family's medical history, steal it and wipe it away! Personal tech expert Carley Knobloch shows us how to protect ourselves from cyber thieves.
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How to Keep You and Your Family's Identitiy Safe Online This Holiday Season

How to Keep You and Your Family's Identitiy Safe Online This Holiday Season

Howdini (Nov. 24, 2014) — The hectic holiday season is a prime time for online identity theft, so make sure you’re protected.Be cautious when shopping online Internet security software makes a great holiday gift and protects your loved ones from cyber attacks and identity theft. Video provided by Howdini
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