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Facebook (finally) blocks quizzes that mine your personal info

What's your spirit animal? Which soda flavor defines you? Those silly Facebook quizzes have been putting your personal data at risk for years. We've...
Happening Now April 30, 2019

How to find out if Facebook uploaded your contacts without permission

We've previously reported on Facebook's irresponsible harvesting of user email contacts. This brazen disregard for privacy has already launched a firestorm for the Silicon...
Happening Now April 25, 2019

The truth about mommy blogs

Mommy blogs, as they came to be known, started as ways for women to reach out to other women about the challenges and joys...
Happening Now April 22, 2019

How clinical trials can help beat cancer

Clinical trials help doctors test medications on real patients. Successful clinical trials have helped patients beat cancer and added more years of quality life....
Happening Now April 7, 2019

Seen any solar power tax break ads on Facebook? They're scams

Have you seen any of the hundreds of Facebook ads that were promising big tax breaks if you installed new solar energy panels? The...
Happening Now April 4, 2019

You'll never believe Facebook's most-shared story of 2019

Local TV stations, radio stations and newspapers dot the landscape around the country to keep nearby residents informed. Most local happenings, however, are never...
Happening Now April 2, 2019

Viral prank could lock you out of your social media account

You might think Twitter is just a place where people post Throwback Thursday photos, but it's not. The company recently said that it has...
Happening Now March 28, 2019

Watch out! 'Florida Man Challenge' might be phishing scam

What has Florida Man gotten into this time? A beloved internet meme that lampoons weird news from the Sunshine State has made the jump...
Happening Now March 25, 2019

What you post on Facebook could impact your disability claims

It's always smart to make good decisions when it comes to posting on your social media. For example, maybe don't post that picture of...
Happening Now March 20, 2019

Woman attacked by jaguar at zoo while taking a selfie

We are truly living in a "selfie culture." We have seen this run the gamut of extremes from a normal selfie with friends to...
Happening Now March 11, 2019