Posted: 3:13 am Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Autofill Option Hit By Hackers 

By Ann Kelly

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If you’re a fan of using autofill online, you might want to think twice about that. It turns out hackers are also taking advantage of that convenience and stealing personal data. It was a researcher in Finland who figured it out, but many local tech experts say to turn that feature off for safety’s sake.

There’s an interesting new bill being proposed by Florida State Sen. Jeff Brandes. He wants us to be able to donate our medical records after our death for research purposes. He compared it to donating organs after death.

tampaIt turns out Tampa is a fairly affordable place to live. The latest cost-of-living date from the Council for Community and Economic Research has our cost of living below the national average. Least affordable honors went to New York City.

An adult manatee and her calf were pulled from a retention pond in Oldsmar. Florida Fish and Wildlife officials think the two came in at high tide and were trapped in Bicentennial Park, next to the Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve. They’re now out and safe back in the Bay.