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🎁 Don’t be scammed by “fake” Oprah

Scammers have dared to try to make money using Oprah’s name and avatar image. Now the Queen of talk is fighting back. She posted...
Happening Now December 22, 2017

Are you on the password “worst list”?

Every year people get their passwords hacked. Security companies gather the data and come up with the most common passwords of the year. And...
Happening Now December 19, 2017

Use Facebook snooze on annoying friends

Sometimes we just need a break from our friends - especially on Facebook. We all have the crazy political friend, the obsessed pet friend,...
Happening Now December 18, 2017

Fake malware apps on the rise. How to spot and delete them

When it comes to app safety, we always recommend the official app stores for your mobile gadgets. But sometimes, a sneaky developer finds a...
Happening Now December 13, 2017

Read now: 7 ways to avoid this year’s top holiday hacks and scams

The holiday season is the time of year when cybercriminals are out to get you. They know we're busy with the hustle and bustle....
Happening Now December 10, 2017

Keyboard app caught collecting users’ data after 31M records leaked online

Have you downloaded a keyboard app lately? They are handy and make typing so much easier. But this popular app left 31 million people's...
Happening Now December 8, 2017

3 clever scams spreading on Facebook right now

There are 3 different scams popping up on Facebook. Two of them we see every holiday season, but it never fails as people fall...
Happening Now December 7, 2017

If your kid's on YouTube you need to know what the site is doing about its pedophile problem

In our social media world, anyone can post pretty much anything online, good or bad. Earlier this year, Facebook hired 3,000 people to monitor...
Happening Now December 6, 2017

Baffling illusion tricks you into hearing silent GIF! Try it now!

People are always searching for the next big internet sensation. Do you remember the dress optical illusion that went viral? Millions of people around...
Happening Now December 5, 2017

Here’s why I don’t trust Facebook Messenger for Kids

Facebook is a great way to connect with long-lost high school pals and family members who live hundreds of miles away. But what about...
Happening Now December 4, 2017

3 secrets “They” want to hide from you

I'm sure you've heard the phrase, "It's not paranoia if they're really out to get you." In the world of conspiracy theories, the mysterious...
Happening Now November 28, 2017

Mom punished son with a Facebook post and it worked

When it comes to punishing kids, parents throughout the centuries have come up with innovative ideas. But technology has presented a new challenge in...
Happening Now November 25, 2017

7 things to stop doing online right now

You step into a Starbucks, open your laptop and sign onto the local Wi-Fi. But wait! Is that the coffee chain’s actual Wi-Fi network,...
Happening Now November 24, 2017

Google incognito mode isn't so incognito!

We used to worry about our boss or others in a public setting being able to snoop on our browsing history. But then Google...
Happening Now November 22, 2017

How to give your parents the "cyber-security talk" over the holidays

Talk around the Thanksgiving table is a lot different in this tech age than it used to be. We used to ask our parents...
Happening Now November 22, 2017

Video proves that Facebook is always listening

Well over a billion people in the world use Facebook. We use it to tell friends our birthdays, the cool places we went last...
Happening Now November 15, 2017

Facebook wants you to upload naked pictures of yourself to help them, really

Facebook has an amazingly high number of users and you're probably one of them. One reason it's so popular is the way it's constantly...
Happening Now November 9, 2017

Watch out for these Texas shooting hoaxes and rumors

On Sunday, another horrific tragedy struck the nation as a man attacked a church in South Texas, killing 26 people. Unfortunately, internet trolls and...
Happening Now November 6, 2017

People swear Facebook listens to their conversations and fighting back in strange ways

As a Facebook user, you probably know the social media giant tracks your every move. It does this to provide users with targeted ads....
Happening Now November 4, 2017

Facebook ads - See the fake Russian ads target Clinton, Trump, race, guns

You've probably been hearing tons of news about Russia lately. There have been allegations that Russian actors tampered with the 2016 U.S. presidential election...
Happening Now November 2, 2017