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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

These Facebook accounts spread malware for years, affecting thousands

Despite pulling billions of fake accounts in May, Facebook missed about three dozen of them that had been spreading malware for years. It's only...
Happening Now July 3, 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

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 June 19, 2019

What you need to know about Facebook's new digital currency

Facebook is introducing a cryptocurrency that it hopes will become the go-to digital cash for shopping, investing and exchanging. It's even backed by some of...
Happening Now June 18, 2019

4 tools for fixing Facebook annoyances

Even with the constant barrage of security problems Facebook exposes its users to, people can’t seem to stay away. There are still over 2...
Cool Sites June 17, 2019

Facebook still really wants your phone data, and they'll pay you for it

From scandals to breaches, Facebook has a poor track record when it comes to your data. Yet time and time again, they try to...
Happening Now June 12, 2019

Hurricane season is here -- watch out for scams

June 1 is the official start of hurricane season, so I want to remind you to watch out for natural-disaster-related scams. You know what...
Happening Now June 1, 2019

Yes, Alexa, Siri, and Google are listening -- 6 ways to stop devices from recording you

Seems like we owe the tinfoil hat club a big apology. Yes, there are eyes and ears everywhere in just about any large city...
Tips June 1, 2019