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10 things you should never do online

We're all vulnerable and can be caught off guard and make silly mistakes online. We put together this list of 10 things you should...
Tips April 20, 2019

Facebook’s sloppy data protection now affecting Instagram users

Another social media site has been affected by a Facebook fail. Hundreds of millions of Facebook users' passwords were stored in plain text and...
Happening Now April 19, 2019

Facebook uploads 1.5 million users' contacts without asking

Facebook made news again this week for a privacy issue -- only this time, the breach was not from outside actors. According to Facebook,...
Happening Now April 18, 2019

Worst companies for data privacy? You've got to see this list

Many companies turn significant profits by harvesting your data and selling it to advertisers, agencies and research organizations. A company that specializes in privacy...
Happening Now April 17, 2019

Facebook probably exploited user data, again

It's no secret that in today's world big data is big business. Your information gets collected, cataloged, analyzed and fed through algorithms designed to...
Happening Now April 16, 2019

Is that Facebook friend request legit? Here's how to find out

Don't recognize that person who just sent you a Facebook friend request? Careful, it could be a scammer phishing for personal information to set...
Tips April 16, 2019

Stop Facebook’s targeted advertising by changing your account settings

Like many tech giants, Facebook actively collects information about you and uses this data for “targeted advertising.” You’ve seen this before: An ad closely...
Columns April 13, 2019

How to protect your privacy on neighborhood sites like Nextdoor

Everyone's talking about Nextdoor. It's the social networking site that brings back good old-fashioned neighborhood chatter between your neighbors. Nextdoor is great in many...
Tips April 13, 2019

New innovative app shows your Facebook, Google and Twitter privacy gotchas

We're so deeply plugged into social media these days that untangling ourselves from these services seems like more trouble than doing nothing. With tech...
Apps April 11, 2019

See what your neighbors are up to with this local social media site

There is a social media platform that is a little different than Facebook. It has the same type of features, but it’s more in...
Cool Sites April 9, 2019
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