Other stories about Facebook & Social Media

Facebook helps recover kidnapped newborn

It's every parent's worst nightmare. Melissa McMahon had given birth to a healthy baby girl, only to have her abducted from the maternity ward...
Happening Now May 29, 2014

Facebook will stop automatically posting stuff you didn't choose to post

Facebook has changed a setting again - but this time, instead of compromising your security, it's really protecting it. Every now and then, you'll...
Happening Now May 28, 2014

Someone is giving away $1,000 a day through Twitter scavenger hunts

This is a fun scavenger hunt that has had a great payout. Somebody is hiding chunks of cash all around San Francisco, and is...
Happening Now May 28, 2014

How much is your Facebook profile worth?

You'd think that, with the lengths that companies go to find out our personal information, it would be worth a lot more money. But your...
Happening Now May 28, 2014

Netflix just fixed a hilarious glitch

This silly glitch was fun while it lasted. Netflix makes sure you know what you're going to watch by giving you a quick plot...
Happening Now May 28, 2014

Facebook is devouring your data plan - here's how to stop it

If it's not one thing it's another over at Facebook. It recently changed its messenger, ditched its regular design, and even wants your private...
Happening Now May 23, 2014

Facebook's new expanded privacy

It's not every day I get to tell you about how Facebook is actually doing something good to protect your privacy. It's one of...
Happening Now May 22, 2014

A new Facebook feature hears everything you hear

Want Facebook to know even more about you? Your wish is granted! Facebook has unveiled a new feature that helps you share and discover...
Happening Now May 22, 2014

The selfie capital of the world? London

Selfies are a part of everyday life now. Don't believe me? Just ask the folks at Merriam-Webster. So since everybody is snapping pictures of...
Happening Now May 20, 2014

Google+ is the easiest way to make a gorgeous photo slideshow

You just got back from vacation, and your camera, phone and backup SD cards are all overflowing with photos. Now what? It's just too...
Happening Now May 20, 2014

Now people can bug you about your relationship status on Facebook

As if Facebook doesn't know enough about you already. There's a new "Ask" button on the site and it conveniently sits next to a...
Happening Now May 19, 2014

One simple trick to clean out Facebook strangers

Do you have too many Facebook friends? If the answer is yes, ask yourself this question: "Are they really my friends?" Like most people, you probably...
Happening Now May 18, 2014

Get ready for Instagram printed shoes

Do you use Instagram? It's a great app that everybody uses to take pictures of their food to upload and share. Now, you can take...
Happening Now May 17, 2014

She found her birth mom on Facebook - after only 15 minutes

Back in 1991, shortly after joining the Army, Colette Brasseur found out she was pregnant. She knew she couldn't afford take care of her...
Happening Now May 13, 2014

Swapped logos will have you doing double takes

Wait a second. Something doesn't look right with that Instagram logo. Isn't that YouTube's logo? Artist Fabio Di Corleto decided to take on the...
Happening Now May 12, 2014

'Swatting' - Cops bust teen for 30+ dangerous hoaxes

It seems like things are never dull for cybersecurity investigator and reporter Brian Krebs.  He was the first person to expose the massive Target...
Happening Now May 12, 2014

What are moms up to on Twitter?

Moms are constantly on the go. They juggle kids, housework, school, meals, family, friends, shopping, and a host of other things. They really are...
Happening Now May 11, 2014

Facebook users furious over 'related articles'

Facebook is in hot water again, but - amazingly - this time not for privacy reasons. It's testing out a new system called "related...
Happening Now May 10, 2014

Facebook scam targets Rolling Stones fans

Rolling Stones fans beware! There's a new Facebook scam out to get you! The Stones will be on tour this summer, and their tickets...
Happening Now May 9, 2014

Snapchat app settles charges that they misled users

Snapchat was supposed to be that safe place for you to share private photos. You upload, send and seconds later, the photo would self-destruct. But it...
Happening Now May 8, 2014