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Now Facebook is going to monitor your browser use, too

As if Facebook doesn't know enough about you already. The social media giant has announced a new scheme to deliver you more relevant ads, and...
Happening Now June 12, 2014

Hospital workers shame patient on Facebook

It just seems like there's no way to prevent your personal information from getting out, even your medical history. A Cincinnati woman found that out...
Happening Now June 9, 2014

Facebook strikes back at 'always listening' myths

Facebook hears what you're saying, and it says it's not listening! A new Facebook app will use your smartphone's microphone for audio recognition. It will listen...
Happening Now June 6, 2014

Man goes to jail for Facebook post

If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand times: What you share on the Web can have real-life consequences! In some cases,...
Happening Now June 6, 2014

Facebook hoax targets Oscar Pistorius supporters

Facebook has a big problem: hoaxes. From claiming Facebook is about to ban discussion of religion, to terrible hoaxes about injured children, to dumb...
Happening Now June 4, 2014

Scary Facebook security bug

Here's a privacy concern that Facebook isn't considering a flaw. The flaw lets savvy hackers cull your friends list by viewing "mutual friends." Why...
Happening Now June 2, 2014

NSA collects millions of facial images from the Web - every day

Here's some more scary news from the NSA to start your week. As it's going through all the information it intercepts, the NSA has...
Happening Now June 2, 2014

A mugger stole her iPod and purse - then friended her on Facebook

Another day, another dumb criminal busted on Facebook. This time, a man in Washington had the nerve to try and add his victim on...
Happening Now June 2, 2014

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

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

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

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

Google and Facebook team up to end fake tech support scams

One of the most devastating scams on the Internet is called a Tech Support Scam. It's actually a million-dollar industry that's been terrorizing the Web...
Happening Now May 14, 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

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
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