Other stories about Social Media

Don't fall for this Facebook hoax that's making the rounds again

It bears repeating that Facebook is one of the top hubs for disinformation on the web. A perfect example of how hoaxes flourish on...
Happening Now July 21, 2019

The new Komando Community is here! Join to get exclusive access to all things Kim Komando

Kim has been secretly planning something big for her audience, and she's very excited to announce it's here! If you're tired of ad-filled social...
Happening Now July 19, 2019

Pay up, Facebook! FTC approves record $5 billion fine over privacy blunders

It's not often that a major company takes accountability for wrongdoing. One of the most-criticized offenders looks like they're about to pay the piper....
Happening Now July 12, 2019

Take this test to see if you can spot fake news

As hard as they may try, social media platforms have a lot of trouble shutting down the misinformation and conspiracy theories that make up...
Happening Now July 7, 2019

Facebook outage shows just how well its AI 'sees' all the photos you post

Facebook doesn't just monitor the words you post or how you interact with the site, its artificial intelligence also "sees" the contents of your...
Happening Now July 6, 2019

Facebook is STILL trying to fix its fake news problem

Raise your hand if you've ever seen mentions of a "miracle cure" in your Facebook news feed. Nearly everyone has to deal with spam...
Happening Now July 5, 2019

Twitter adds label to 'public interest' tweets that violate their rules -- what that means

Twitter just made an announcement that has shocked some users. It’s starting to crack down on certain content that doesn’t follow the rules. The...
Happening Now June 27, 2019

What you post on social media could be used to diagnose a medical condition

It's well-known that Facebook watches what you post, along with an endless number of advertisers. According to recently-published research, what you post online could...
Happening Now June 25, 2019

What you need to know about a new 'anonymous' app gaining popularity among teens

Cyberbullying is a major problem facing kids and now there's a new app that is making this type of behavior easier. Parents are being...
Happening Now June 20, 2019

Instagram AdPocalypse: More ads coming to your feed

Current Instagram users are already familiar with the presence of ads. Even though they're tailored to your interests and browsing habits, some users argue...
Happening Now June 7, 2019
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