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Here's why there's no quick fix for robocalls

Robocalls waste everyone's time, come when you least expect them, and multiply in number if you make the mistake of picking up. In a...
Happening Now May 16, 2019

Kim got hit by this recent data breach, and maybe you did too!

If it can happen to the Digital Goddess, it can happen to you. We're talking about being involved in a data breach. Kim just...
Happening Now May 8, 2019

Facebook still a popular place for cybercriminal groups to plot attacks

Facebook has always been a hotbed for fake news, misinformation, conspiracy theories, scam advertisements and hate groups. Apparently, it also has a cybercriminal problem. As...
Happening Now April 5, 2019

How to block spoofed calls on your iPhone

With the amount of spam and spoof calls going around right now, it can feel like we get more calls from robots than from...
Apps March 9, 2019

Protect your phone number! How cheap technology spreads the robocall plague

Take a guess: Where do you think the most-spoofed area codes that robocallers like to use? I'll give you a hint: Three of them...
Happening Now February 28, 2019

Use *77 on your home phone to stop robocallers right in their tracks

If you're like me, when your phone rings there is a good chance it's not that friend or family member you were expecting a...
Tips February 6, 2019

Complete guide to stopping robocalls in 2019

We've been telling you about robocalls every week, so we assembled a complete guide to stopping and fighting robocalls. Learn about tools from your...
Tips January 19, 2019

Robocalls skyrocket during government shutdown

Have you noticed that the amount of robocalls has spiked in the last few weeks? Don't worry, you're not crazy. Due to the government...
Happening Now January 10, 2019

Great tactic to block spam calls on your smartphone

No one wants to answer a call from a telemarketer but, they just keep on coming. It seems like they are even getting worse...
Apps January 1, 2019

Spam protection added to popular messaging app ... but is it safe?

Spam is so annoying. Constantly getting advertisements or scams in our inboxes or even text messages can be overwhelming. It seems to be growing...
Happening Now January 1, 2019
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