Tag : scam

Incremental Innovation at its Best

2 years ago / 0 comments

Every year millions of Apple users around the world go into a frenzy when the next iPhone, Mac, iPad and now even the Apple Watch get released into the ever changing technology market. But is Apple’s strategy of incremental innovation worth the dent to our bank accounts or is it … Read More

Guiltless Trump pays £25 million in lawsuit

2 years ago / 0 comments

President-Elect Donald Trump will face tough challenges once in office but in the meantime he’s been facing some challenges of his own, finally settling a six year long lawsuit against his company, ‘Trump University’. The settlement has been set at 25 million dollars, with $21 million to be divided between … Read More

Phishing scams target students

2 years ago / 0 comments

More observant students may be aware that screens around campus have been encouraging vigilance when online and answering the phone. The messages are in response to known new phishing schemes that target students, particularly those from abroad. The Gryphon contacted the university for more information. A University of Leeds spokesperson … Read More

Student falls victim to money laundering scam

6 years ago / 0 comments

A student has fallen victim to a nationwide money laundering scam in Leeds. The Saudi Arabian student, currently studying at the University, went to the police after he was concerned a large deposit in his account was suspicious. The student was looking for a job, and decided to use a … Read More

White Van man speaker scam

6 years ago / 0 comments

A student has parted with hundreds of pounds after falling victim to a well-known sales scam. The second year student was sold some speakers while walking home from University. Two men pulled up in a white van and offered him a set of what they claimed was high quality sound … Read More