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Technology

Engagely

At the WordPress Louisville meetup this week I heard about a new tool, Engagely. We were doing a bit of show and tell and one site had a member signup form and included a Captcha. The room groaned, as you’d expect. No matter how useful they may be, people hate figuring out those warped letters and numbers. A couple […]

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Life

Credit Card Security

Amber and I switched to Chase when we combined bank accounts. It’s seriously been a wonderful experience. Today I had some fraudulent charges appear on my account and Chase sent me some emails asking me to let them know if they were valid or not. Of course, I’m always on the lookout for a phishing […]

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Technology

Slack and Two Factor Authentication

Slack had to make a rather unpleasant announcement on Friday: We were recently able to confirm that there was unauthorized access to a Slack database storing user profile information. We have since blocked this unauthorized access and made additional changes to our technical infrastructure to prevent future incidents. The good security news to come of it: two […]