5 Security Tools for your Smartphone

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Since the dawn of the smartphone, it seems as if digital communication has become more common than face-to-face interactions. It is not uncommon for one person to have two computers, a tablet, and a smartphone. In this increasingly tech-reliant world, how secure is that constant stream of data travelling between all of these devices? While up-to-date tech is crucial to … Read More

Meet Echosec at #GeoInt2016 to see the latest in Location-Based Social Media Search

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Echosec is the next generation of Search that connects you with billions of pictures and posts made by millions of people, which never normally make it to common search engines. Victoria, BC., Canada, May 10, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., has announced their participation at the annual GEOINT Symposium where they  are excited to be providing attendees of the event … Read More

Why Not Just Facebook?

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The following is a summary from last week’s webinar hosted by Ben Milsom and titled: Why Not Just Facebook. You can sign up for future webinars here. Please let us know if you have any questions, comments or concerns about this content: info@echosec.net The introduction of Facebook has brought about an entirely new way to communicate. The app currently has … Read More

Echosec to Showcase Geospatial Social Search Solution for Defense, Military, and Homeland Security at GEOINT 2016 Symposium

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Victoria, BC., Canada, April 28, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., will be sharing their industry leading social media search solution at the 2016 GEOINT Symposium, May 15-18 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Hosted and produced by USGIF, the annual GEOINT Symposium is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include the … Read More

Echosec named one of Douglas Magazine’s 10 to Watch Award Winners

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Echosec Systems Ltd. has been named by Vancouver Island’s business magazine Douglas as one of its 10 To Watch Awards winners for 2016. The cover line of the Apr/May issue says it all: “They Dare to think Different.” This Victoria, British Columbia-based company is redefining and expanding the boundaries of conventional Internet searching by tapping into geographical tags embedded in … Read More

Meet Echosec at the NALI conference

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Echosec, a leading location-based search and data monitoring platform, will be showing off its latest product features at the 2016 National Association of Legal Investigators Conference. You can visit the Echosec team in the Atlanta Ballroom C/D. NALI is an organization for “legal investigators actively engaged in negligence investigations for the plaintiff and/or criminal defense.” This conference will provide delegates … Read More

What is Hacking? How Does it Work?

Jason JubinvilleEducational

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Estimated Read Time: 9 minutes HACKING HAPPENS In our era of “Internet everything,” it is safe to assume that all services are going to be the target of malicious users. It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when. BUT…HOW…? And what IS hacking anyway?

How do I Emoji? :S

Tylynn HaddowEducational

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Technology has revolutionized the way we communicate every day, and continues to do so. The vast majority of us are constantly sending emails and text messages. To add additional context and personality to these messages, most new devices are packaged with a huge library of small, whimsical pictures – emojis.The appeal is clear. Why use words when you can send … Read More

Perception Is Everything

Nancy PaineEducational

What Can You Gain From A Different Perspective? Eye-witness reports are not objective accounts of an event. The reason is quite simple. Everyone has a different perspective of what they’ve seen or experienced.  Every single person who views an event or place will hold a different perspective of what they observed.  Our perceptions are as unique as our fingerprints.  “We … Read More

China’s Most Popular Social Media Network

Kira KirkEducational

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Everything You Need to Know About Sina Weibo There are more than 590 million Internet users in China. They are all blocked from accessing the most popular social media networks. This includes Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram and VK. Why should you care? Blocking this many users from accessing popular social media networks means that the largest nation in the world has … Read More