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July 11, 2016 - Virtual reality is when you wear a helmet and flail your arms around at a computer generated game, hopefully without walking into a wall. Augmented reality is when you overlay computer generated elements onto the real world, using eyeglasses or looking down your phone, hopefully without falling over a fence. Pokemon GO is a mobile game which lets you hunt for Pokemon in the real world, capture them and do battle with your new pets. Augmented reality games which encourage you to walk around doing things have been around for some time, but Pokemon GO is perhaps the first such title to go mainstream. With it, we see some unintended consequences...
December 9, 2014 - Posts created by new accounts on deviantArt are posting spammy links leading to a survey scam, with the scam domain harbouring a PUP.
June 4, 2014 - Websites claiming to generate FIFA 14 coins for you after you fill out some quick surveys.
April 5, 2014 - Login and fill out some never-ending surveys to view a fake Rihanna video.
January 24, 2014 - Fans all over the world cry out in support of the #FreeBieber movement and scammers are finding a prime opportunity to make some cash.
December 5, 2013 - Researchers at CyberWarZone discovered new Facebook scam involving Nicki Minaj and a supposed sextape.
August 20, 2013 - Scammers are at it again with their attempts to get users to download unnecessary software, visit pointless (and potentially dangerous) sites and filling out surveys for their own profit. This time however, their tactic method hit a little close to home.
April 28, 2021 - Cryptocurrency scammers are on the prowl for wallet recovery phrases, under the pretence of trying to be helpful.
December 22, 2020 - Social networks are rife with scams leading up to Christmas. We shine a light on some of the worst offenders.
December 18, 2020 - Not everything on Facebook is a scam, thankfully, but there are some nasty ones that could potentially ruin the Yuletide season for you. Here are some tips on keeping safe.