Sometime after noon CT today (6/27/2019) Marriott forced me to change my password and use Multi-factor Authentication (MFA). Uh oh? Here’s hoping it is just Marriott being proactive and not another breach yet to be announced like the one from last year: https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/30/tech/marriott-hotels-hacked/index.html If they are being proactive they should probably read the research that
A constant bane of my existence while traveling is connecting to insecure WiFi guest networks. Yes, I avoid scam networks the best I can. Chrome recently changes to not try and reload every tab if connection is not present. However, it always says WARNING insecure website and you have to select advanced and accept risk.
I travel a lot. A long time ago I realized the rewards programs were great for doing nothing as I travel a lot. Most people know the airline, car, hotel, and train travel programs. ThanksAgain is one more for Airports. Note: The website encourages you to download the app. I registered straight from the
As a Level 5 Local Guide, you can: Get access to test new Google products before public release Apply to attend our Level 5 Local Guides summit This is the highest level you can currently achieve with Google Local Guides. Other levels have nice Benefits. Like 1TB of Google Drive storage. I travel a
As of September 2016 Marriott purchased SPG. If you have status with any of the following (high enough) then you have status at them all! Marriott SPG Delta United Marriott Platinum or SPG Platinum gives you the other. http://Members.marriott.com Marriott Platinum Status gives you United Silver – https://mrrewardsplus.com United Mileage Plus Gold or Higher Gives you Marriott