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How to control what advertisers know about you on Facebook

It's not exactly a surprise to find out that Facebook uses its members to make money. It is a business, after all. But Facebook...
Tips August 17, 2019

Your guide to setting up a VPN

Hackers have a ton of tools to get your personal information. They can use social media, emails, fraudulent websites and so much more to...
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Check this map to see if police are using Amazon Ring's surveillance network in your neighborhood

Amazon is working with police around the country on using its Ring smart doorbell. Learn how police might be using Ring to create surveillance...
Happening Now August 13, 2019

10 tricks for getting the most from Pinterest

When Pinterest first staked a claim on social media in 2009, most people didn't quite know what to do with it. Now, it's quietly...
Cool Sites July 28, 2019

FaceApp, the Russian-backed app that ages you, has a serious privacy risk

Despite its popularity, FaceApp is no stranger to controversy. A previous version of the app received backlash when it allowed users to change their...
Happening Now July 18, 2019

6 ways to protect your phone from hackers, snoops and intruders

If someone were to get hold of your device, it'd be easy to learn an uncomfortable amount of personal information -- maybe even enough...
Tips July 13, 2019

Your driver's license photos are 'gold mine' in mass facial recognition searches

Facial recognition isn't just used heavily in other countries, it's already here and a shocking new report details just how widely it's being used...
Happening Now July 8, 2019

How to detect hidden cameras in Vrbo, Airbnb and vacation rentals

You're not paranoid -- you are being watched. Facial-recognition cameras, store surveillance cameras, traffic cameras are all watching. Then there are cases where cameras...
Tips July 6, 2019

Find out what Apple knows about you

You already know that your online activity is constantly being tracked. Online shopping, completing surveys, and participating in social media are all ways companies...
Happening Now June 24, 2019

Google Chrome now lets you flag scam websites

On the internet, nothing is as it seems. A number of hackers and cybercriminals are deploying sketchy websites that look exactly like their trusted...
Happening Now June 21, 2019
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