Headlines with a Hacker – December 2017 Edition

With the holidays in full swing and on the brink of 2018, we’ve decided to dive deep once again into the latest tech headlines and trends. In this episode, Skip welcomes back our resident white hat hacker, Bill Gardner to discuss the latest holiday hubbub in the tech world including e-commerce trends, cyber currency, Android’s location data gaffe and Twitter’s new character count. They also riff on holiday gift-giving and drones.


As a triple-threat author, professor and white-hat hacker, Bill uses his experience to pass on crucial IT security tips. Bill is always on the lookout for the latest tech headlines currently affecting the industry. He presents his valuable perspectives on the IT news of the day to give your business a competitive edge. Listen in to stay up to date with the hottest happenings in the world of tech.


References and Resources

Black Friday 2017

2017 Holiday Tech Trends

The Rise of CryptoCurrency

Google Collecting Android Users’ Locations

Google Is Watching You (Even More Than You Thought)

Twitter Increases Character Count to 280

Tech Infrastructure Recovery After a Disaster

What business recovery planning resources are available?

Security and Protection Plans by Frontier


Contact Our Guest Expert

Connect with Bill on LinkedIn



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