About: SharnitaSanders

Bio: Sharnita is a nerd at heart with a love of all things geeky. She also has this odd obsession with collecting books of all genre, ranging from contemporary to manga. When not writing, she can be found surfing the web and battling her online shopping addiction.

Posts by SharnitaSanders:

United States and Canada Argue over NAFTA and Softwood Lumber

Posted on: 27 Apr 2017

The softwood lumber dispute between the United States and Canada is just one trade argument that seems like it’s going to take a few years to sort out. President Donald Trump announced this Monday that there will be countervailing duties of up to 24 percent on any of the softwood lumber brought from Canada. In response to this, Cana threatened legal action. The last time the United States and Canada had a spat over softwood lumber it lasted from 2001 to 2006. Yet many say that this won’t be easily…

Man Sentenced to two Years for Hack on Xbox Live

Posted on: 27 Apr 2017

What happens when you create a program that allows you to make 1.7 million attacks on Xbox Live, Minecraft, and TeamSpeak? A young man from the United Kingdom found out the hard way and is going to spend up to 2 years in jail for it. The teenager in question is Adam Mudd. He created Titanium Stresser when he was just sixteen. After creating the program that performed millions of attacks, he sold his creation to random cyber criminals. That earned him over £386,000 ($400,000). Mudd is twenty now and…

Small Town on Sale for $3.5 Million in Oregon

Posted on: 26 Apr 2017

The tiny town of Tiller, located in southwest Oregon, is looking for a buyer. The asking price for the timer town is just about $3.5 million. It may just be a small blip on the map, but the buyer of the town would be getting their money’s worth. The price includes six houses, a general store, gas station, the land under the post office, undeveloped parcels, water rights as well as the infrastructure that includes the fire hydrants, sidewalk and a working power station. There’s also an elementary school that…

Malware Tricks Over 600,000 Android Users

Posted on: 26 Apr 2017

Android users might have put themselves in danger and not even know it. It’s estimated that over 600,000 users accidentally downloaded malware from Google Play. The malware, once downloaded, attempts to create a botnet which then brings fraudulent mobile adware and earns money for the cyber criminals responsible for the malware’s creation. Cyber security researchers at Check Point discovered the sneaky malware and named it FalseGuide. The malware is hidden within over 40 fake companion guide applications for app games like Pokemon GO and FIFA Mobile. Check Point also found…

Trump Says ‘Won’t Stand’ for Canada’s Dairy Tax

Posted on: 26 Apr 2017

Some might be worried about the fights being started overseas but what about the one right in our own back yard? On Tuesday, President Trump attacked Canada about their tax on ultra-filtered milk. It wasn’t long until Trump took to Twitter about his outrage over the dairy tax. Canada has made business for our dairy farmers in Wisconsin and other border states very difficult. We will not stand for this. Watch! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 25, 2017 It was just last week that Trump made comments on the…