Dropbox Hack Exposed 68 Million People’s Data

Dropbox Hack Exposed 68 Million People’s Data

4 years ago Dropbox had experienced a hack that took the passwords and emails of 68 million users. Not cool. The cloud storage company revealed that the data from the hack 4 years ago had been found on the web and so they’re doing some damage control. Dropbox is saying please reset your passwords because if you haven’t in 4 years, you’re at the risk of a hack. Uh oh. Pro tip: Don’t make your password 1234. (Source: Wired)

Apple Gets Lawsuit Over “Touch Disease”

It’s been a bad couple days for Apple. After forking out billions of dollars to Ireland, Apple is now being sued for a flaw called “Touch Disease” on their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. “Touch disease is when a flickering gray bar appears at the top of the screen and the touch screen becomes faulty. Tragic. The lawsuit states that Apple has concealed the defect and is not covering the repair cost of those with the issue. People are “thoroughly annoyed” they need to replace their iPhones. Those experiencing “touch disease” are hoping that Apple will repair, recall or replace their iPhones. (Source: CBS News)

Coming To A Netflix Near You…

Bill Nye The Science Guy!! After a 20 year absence, everyone’s favorite science nerd is back in action. Bill Nye Saves the World is a talk show that will be aired on Netflix beginning Spring 2017. Bill Nye Saves the World will talk about how science impacts society, pop culture and politics. Find the bow-tied scientist on your computer screen soon. (Source: Engadget)

About the Author: Erik Qualman

Often called a Digital Dale Carnegie and The Tony Robbins of Tech, Erik Qualman is a #1 Best Selling Author and Motivational Keynote Speaker that has spoken in 49 countries.

His Socialnomics work has been featured on 60 Minutes to the Wall Street Journal and used by the National Guard to NASA. His book Digital Leader propelled him to be voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling. Qualman is a sitting professor at Harvard & MIT's edX labs.

His latest book What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube is a Pulitzer Prize nominated work.
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