So how do you catch a catfish scammer in the act? Here, we'll go over the search process I used to find the real identity of a woman whose pictures stolen by a suspect catfish, as well as provide some tips on how to spot a catfish and what to do about being catfished.
Do you pay attention to what celebrity says, even though they have absolutely NO expertise in whatever they are saying? You've been a victim of a meme terrorist. Find out how.
Real Racing 3 is a freemium game from Electronic Arts... Play for free, optional in-app purchases. Without cheating, here's how to spend almost nothing and still have fun!
Your luggage, once handed over at the ticket counter, is bashed, thrown, and generally abused (without malice) on its way to the plane and back. Know what you can do help your belongings survive.
Germany was willing to spend a lot of money on the "wonder weapons" in World War II research in search of something to crush the Allies. Here are 5 of the forgotten inventions.
Ever wonder how does one win Medal of Honor, the highest military honor of the United States of America? You have to do something truly extraordinary. Here are three of those stories.
A common modelling agency scam targets younger females looking for work as amateur models, and ends up costing them a lot of money without giving them jobs.
Romance Scams plague the modern online relationships. Scam gangs prowl cyberspace looking for the next mark and steal photos from real people. Learn how they operate and how to spot them.
You can't trust reviews online, as they are often faked. However, scammers have gone even further, creating fake social proof for their scams. Learn how not to fall for such.
Does your upline tell you about bogus products, bogus testimonials and studies, bogus business models, and other costs of Network / Multi-level Marketing?
Rippln came onto the Internet scene with a bunch of pretty sleek videos promising to give money back to the people. Is it for real and who is behind it? Just the facts, no hype.
Android devices can use whichever launcher you want. Here are several launchers that emulates the Windows Phone 7 and 8 (i.e. "metro" or "modern") style. This is one part of a multi-part series.
Trying to convey a message and persuade other people? Here are 7 mistakes you need to avoid at all costs, lest you enjoy being embarrassed and humiliated in public.
Zeek Rewards Ponzi scheme recovery Q&A, including recovery efforts by receiver, when can you get money back, related lawsuits, even reports on the effort to restart Zeek (and its chances).
Do you know who to complain to when you are a victim of a Ponzi scheme or pyramid scheme? Do you know what agencies go after them? Do you know how they do so? Find out here.
If you are looking for income opportunity, you need to learn critical thinking BEFORE you look at any particular opportunity, so you can TRULY evaluate the opportunities and look past the spin, omissions, lies, and logical fallacies. Get started here.
How do Ponzi schemes even now manage to lure in people despite its invention almost 100 years ago? Learn the three disguises of a Ponzi scheme and avoid being a victim of one.
Did China really made pills from dead babies? Watch me track down the ORIGINAL Korean news source, and see how it got mutated as it was passed and copied and cited around the world.
How do scammers and manipulators convince people to be stupid? By using these compliance techniques and exploiting the six compliance factors. Learn them, and watch out for them being used on you.
What is ZeekRewards? Should you join or not? Does it value you for your work, or for the money you put in? Find out all this and more right here in this review.
Ever wonder where did personal armor came from, how did it develop, and where will it go from here? This explains it all.
Gullibility part 2: now that you know what makes you gullible, and thus, you start asking some some tough questions, how do you detect "crap" answers, "dodge", and other evasions? Common evasive answering techniques are shown and discussed so you can tell when you're being scammed.
Did you know that RC helicopters vary from 8 inches to over 60 inches in size? Do you know what 2-, 3-, 3.5-, 4- and 6-channels actually mean? Find out there.
How do you research income opportunities on the Internet? Watch me research Wazzub.com (and Wazzub.info) and determine is the company reputable or not, and whether you will see any money.
Did you know there are companies around the world promoting FAKE bomb detectors? By using technobabble, pseudo-science, rigged demos, and a bit of stage magic and misdirection, (and in some cases, bribes) they convinced even senior officials that their bogus devices worked. Find out how these fake...
Ever heard about that MLM that pushed a $500 glass disc that can make your food taste better? Or a bottle of oxygen that is certified to do nothing? How about a MLM designed for UFO enthusiasts and conspiracy theorists? Come visit the wacky side of MLM. Just don't stay there, please...
What is Gullibility? What makes a person gullible? And how does one go about correcting it? Four factors of gullibility and 8 tactics to decrease gullibility are discussed here.
On September 1, 2004, a group of terrorists took over 1000 hostages in Beslan, North Ossetia, Russia. By the end of the siege, over 300 died. Find out what happened here.
Multi-level marketing, i.e. MLM / network marketing, has five fundamental flaws that you need to know before you join.
Atom Zombie Smasher is an indie game about depending a city from the zombie horde and rescue as many citizens as possible. Here are some of the best strategies to help you accomplish that goal.
How to fix the economy? Abolish minimum wage (at least decrease it). Learn why here.
Complete Android Customization Guide, how to change wallpaper, ringtones, Custom ROM, Camera, Browser, boot animation, dialer/contacts, keyboard, themes, and more.
Do you know the four stages of a scam? They are "tease", "please", "seize", and optionally "squeeze". Learn how they work on your risk, cost, and reward perception.
Confirmation bias: root of most evils? How your mind traps itself in a circle, and how to get out.
Just how do you apply a theme to an Android device? Different types of themes explained, how to use and more.
Do you know that Congressional medal of Distinction is NOT issued by Congress, nor is it merit-based? Find out more here.
LinkedIn claims to have listing for over 100 million professionals. However, that includes a LARGE number of fake profiles, as such data is virtually NEVER verified. So how *do* you spot fake profiles on LinkedIn? Click here to find out.
Do You Know Why Experts are MADE, not born? Do you know what is effortful study? Do you know that any one can master any subject? Find out why and how here.
A U-Visa is a shortcut to legal residency in the US, intended to help victims of crime testify in court. However, it seems to be easily abused. Learn more about the U visa, its history, and its future.
iPhone and Android phones have viruses? Yes they do. Learn how they can affect you and how to deal with them.
Here are the 7 Strangest Android devices (including but NOT limited to phones) that exists... Did you know there is an Android-powered espresso machine? Find out more here.
Do you want to be a game designer? Most people who do have misconceptions about the job. Learn what it really takes to be a game designer (hint: it's NOT great ideas)
Stop-loss is an important too if you trade stocks, but what level to set it at is very complicated. Here is a simple to calculate way to minimize your risk with stop-loss.
Robert Kiyosaki, the financial writer best known for "Rich Dad Poor Dad", is more of a philosopher and motivator than a financial adviser. Learn why his books should not be taken literally.
John Rabe is not famous as Oscar Schindler (Schindler's List), but he may have saved far more people in China. Learn who really is John Rabe and why he remained in obscurity.
Do "work at home" jobs really exist? Can you make money assemble stuff at home? 7 Questions people looking for second incomes should ask before committing.
Your Android phone slowing down? I explain why this is so and how to fix it without spending any money! 10 Tips to revive your sluggish phone right here.
Ford Duratec engine was one of best engines Ford designed. Learn how this engine evolved and spawned a whole series of modern engines for Ford.
Strategy and hint guide for Steambirds a 2D air combat game for Flash, iOS, and Android. Hints for every mission and more!
Google's Android division certainly has a sense of humor: It named all of its version codenames after desserts. What are they? Find out here.
While vaccinating your children is a personal decision, NOT doing so can harm others by weakening herd immunity. Learn how herd immunity works.
Data Mining is all around you, and not always in marketing. Data Mining is heavily used in law enforcement, cheat detection, counter-terrorism, and more. Learn how.
Learn how Internet Pyramid Scheme and Ponzi Scheme operate, and how you can spot them with simple list of 5 questions and a dose of skepticism.
There are a lot of ridiculous car accessories you can get (like eyelashes, decals, truck nuts, and other appendages). Here's a list of the some of the weirdest car ornaments on the market.
Why should you secure your Wi-Fi Network? Because people can be using YOUR network to do bad things, to others and to you. See six reasons why bad things can happen to people who don't secure their nework.
Have you suffered injustice at the hands of a big corporation? Are you on your local dealer's "do not answer" list? You can get satisfaction via Youtube, and here's how.
There are six things you must know before you join any network marketing, MLM, or direct selling company, and I don't mean sales techniques. Learn how to avoid scams and bad uplines.
Your Motorola Droid (or other Android devices) probably do not have AVI file player. So which of the 6 different AVI playback app should you download?
Ever looked at a car and wondered which genius at the car company decided that it was a good idea to put this car in their lineup? Discover the black sheep of the modern auto industry.
Do you have questions regarding TVI Express that were never answered? Who owns TVI Express? Did Warren Buffet invest in TVI Express? How much do you really get paid by TVI Express? What does TVI Express really sell? Is TVI Express legal? Find out here.
Can your Android phone substitute for a speedometer, G-meter, race timer, or even one of those RaceLogic (tm) car performance measurement boxes? What free apps are available to do that? Find out here!
Immigration reform idea: a new class of immigrant? Should there be "provisional residency"? Should native-born children of illegal immigrants be made permanent resident first, citizen later?
Racial profiling: the new Arizona immigration law is accused of doing it. What is racial profiling, are there different types, how it is related to the AZ law, and how can it affect you?
Laptop coolers: are they useful gadget that will prolong life of your laptop (or notebook, or netbook), or are they just peripherals that don't really serve a purpose, but cost money? Find out here.
The national controversy about the new Arizona law, SB 1070, which modifies the immigration enforcements of Arizona law, is all over the place. Do you know what it really says and what are the complaints about?
Android web browser... Browser, Dolphin HD, Opera 5 Mini, xScope, or Skyfire? How about Firefox/Fennec and other browsers? Find out which is the best choice on Android device.
If you are looking for complaints about an outfit called TVI Express, also known as Travel Ventures International, that claim to be headquartered in London, UK, you came to the right place. Here are various complaints about TVI Express, separated into four categories.
Live Wallpapers are wallpapers (backgrounds) that are, well, live! They move! Which ones are worth your download and show off your Android phone? Can your phone use it? Find out here.
TVI Express is an international scam prosecuted in multiple countries on multiple continents. Here are questions they have refused to answer or have given bogus answers. How does your upline respond to these questions?
TVI Express is an international scam that relied on lies and vagueness to mislead everybody about its legitimacy. Here are 7 lies it had told and the truth behind the scam, and how US, Australia, and China are prosecuting the members.
You may have heard of various guns and rifles, and "used" them in various games, but do you know what are the REAL differences between them, and how each is developed? Learn about practical history of modern firearms, from pistols to assault rifles here.
Are you in a real MLM, or a fake MLM which is in reality a pyramid scheme in disguise? Here are 9 signs you must be aware of to not get scammed.
TVI Express a.k.a. "Travel Ventures International", is an international scam that had ensnared up to 1 million people. Here are just some of their lies and obfuscations that you will NEVER hear from its members, with proof that you can verify.