Social Networking in Tips

How to see if your apps are spying on you

When you sign up for a new app, you can often use credentials from social media to automatically log in. That's scary because the...
Tips October 6, 2017

5 online advertisements to stay away from (No. 4 is the worst)

We all see them. Those Facebook ads popping up by reputable-looking companies offering beautiful dresses, swimsuits, coats and shoes. They make them so appealing,...
Tips October 5, 2017

Sponsored: Three things you probably didn't know about your backup service

Gadget disasters can strike anytime. We sometimes take for granted how our computers, tablets and phones seem to work all the time - until...
Tips October 4, 2017

How to use Twitter like a boss

Anyone can tweet, but not everyone can tweet like a boss. Here are five little tricks to help you master your Twitter account.
Tips October 3, 2017

5 steps to a successful campaign to raise money on Facebook

More than a billion people connect with friends on Facebook, but there's more behind this social media giant than originally meets the eye. Aside...
Tips October 3, 2017

Secret Siri commands you're probably not using

We all know that Siri can help with directions. But, if that's all you're using Apple's virtual assistant for, you're only scratching the surface...
Tips September 29, 2017

Forget privacy! New feature lets you record ANYTHING, texts, photos, and videos on your phone

Think your messages, photos and videos are private? You're in for a big shock. A new feature in your phone's operating system is going...
Tips September 9, 2017

Does your teen have a fake account online?

You follow your kids on Instagram and they've friended you on Facebook, but is the profile you see the real one they use for...
Tips August 8, 2017

You have a public Amazon.com profile page that others can see

There's another side to Amazon most people aren't aware of. You have a private Amazon account for purchases and video streaming, but Amazon automatically...
Tips July 22, 2017

3 ways to keep your kids safe online

The internet is filled with tons of information, but there are several gutters that are easy to slip into. It's hard enough for adults...
Tips July 15, 2017

How to delete your Gmail account

With over 1 billion active monthly users, Gmail is king when it comes to private email services. But that doesn't mean everyone wants to...
Tips July 3, 2017

How to stop Facebook from showing you old memories, photos and updates you’d rather forget

Not all memories are pleasant, but that doesn’t stop Facebook from sharing them in "On This Day" posts that show up in your feed....
Tips July 2, 2017

5 things you should never post on Facebook while on vacation

It's natural: When you're on vacation, you want to brag. You get on social media and tell everyone about what you've been up to....
Tips June 20, 2017

3 ways hackers hide malware on Facebook

Hackers have a brand new way of infecting your computer with malware. You won't believe these three super-easy ways you can get lured into...
Tips June 14, 2017

5 details Facebook asks for that you shouldn't give

Facebook is all about making it easy to share your life with your friends and family. Unfortunately, there are just some things you shouldn't...
Tips June 13, 2017

Read this before you take a Facebook quiz again

We get it. Facebook quizzes are fun. We all enjoy taking them, but they can also have a negative effect on your privacy. Keep...
Tips June 4, 2017

The Facebook profile they don't want you to see

Ever wondered if there is publicly available information on your Facebook profile that you're not aware of? Setting the privacy for every single thing you do...
Tips June 1, 2017

Make Amazon, Facebook and your other favorite services smarter

Tired of sites showing you recommendations for things you don't even like? Tell them what you want to see.
Tips May 15, 2017

5 ways people are getting scammed online

Between phishing scams, spyware, ransomware and the like, there are already tons of threats out there. But now there are other ways people are...
Tips May 13, 2017

Where to search when Google can't answer your question

Have you ever asked a question so obscure or specific that Google's search results couldn't pin down a satisfactory answer? From questions about unique...
Tips May 9, 2017

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