Samsung reminds rabble to scan smart TVs for viruses – then tries to make them forget

Tweet deleted as telly maker reconsiders damning but refreshingly honest messaging Samsung on Sunday sent out a tweet urging people to check their Sammy smart TVs for viruses – and then deleted the message, as if someone realized that highlighting the risks posed by connected TVs may be bad for business.… The Register – Security

A Planet of Viruses

A Planet of Viruses The past year has been one of viral panic-panic about viruses, that is. Through headlines, public health warnings, and at least one homemade hazmat suit, we were reminded of the powerful force of viruses. They are the smallest living things known to science, yet they can hold the entire planet in […]

Viruses (Updated)

Explore the lytic and lysogenic viral replication cycles with the Amoeba Sisters! This video also discusses virus structures and why a host is critical for viral reproduction. Expand details for table of contents and further reading suggestions! This updated video replaces our older virus video from 2013. Table of Contents: 0:29 Intro to a Virus […]

What's the Difference Between Viruses and Malware?

Are all the things people call “computer viruses” actually viruses? Squarespace link: Visit and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Techquickie Merch Store:… Techquickie Movie Poster:… Leave a comment with your requests for future episodes, or tweet them here: Follow: Join the community:

How to Protect Your Computer From Viruses and Hackers

Get 7 Days of Storyblocks Free ⇨ Don’t leave your computer vulnerable to malware and hackers! More Tech Discussions ➤ Subscribe Here ➤ ⇨This video contains a paid sponsorship and product placement. Computer viruses after everywhere these days, but that doesn’t mean you need to leave yourself vulnerable. With some basic knowledge, […]