Technology / Social Networking

  • Waze alert: Hackers could track you when using app

      

    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — A vulnerability in a popular navigation app could let hackers track your driving, researchers say. Fusion reports that a security flaw makes it...

  • How your smartphone is affecting your skin (and what you can do about it)

      

    Have you ever considered the effects of technology on your skin?  You're probably aware that technology, despite all its benefits, has some downsides, too -- including eye...

  • Facebook will not charge you to keep your profile private

      

    Some old Facebook scams are making the rounds again! If you see a status update about Facebook coming for your photos or other personal information, it's probably a hoax, and...

  • 5 Facebook tips you didn't know about

      

    Facebook is more than a place to connect with friends and share baby photos. There a numerous tips and tricks to make the social network platform fun and helpful to use. Here are five tricks and...

  • Fired for a Facebook post before the first day on the job

      

    I've said it again and again: Be careful what you post on Facebook -- or any other social media site -- because it might just cost you your job! Mom's big social media...

  • 3 online mistakes that are killing your career

      

    NYT bestselling author Jon Acuff says the basic rule of thumb is this: don't be an idiot online! But if you're looking for some more specific guidance, here are a few things you...

  • Could kids sue parents for Facebook photos?

      

    PARIS — Parents in France are being warned about posting all of those photos of their kids on Facebook.  And the warnings aren't coming from the friends who are tired of seeing...

  • Your social media score isn't what it used to be!

      

    Financial tech companies have started backing away from the idea that social media data on you could be a key indicator of your creditworthiness. Read more: MasterCard allows users to confirm...

  • Florida man sues Facebook for Happy Birthday texts

      

    SPRING HILL, Fla. — A Florida man is suing social media giant Facebook because he says they sent him unsolicited text messages. Fortune.com reported that in the lawsuit, filed Friday,...

  • New way to monitor and cut off a kid's screen time

      

    Parents often ask me how to control their children's use of the Internet, tablet, phone, game machine, smart TV and whatever device comes along next. In the past, I've always had half...

  • Avoid these common Facebook scams

      

    Online scammers are hard at work, and facebook users are big target.What to look for and how to avoid becoming a victim.

  • Sorry, Mark Zuckerberg is not giving millions away to Facebook users

      

    You guessed it. A message circulating on Facebook that founder Mark Zuckerberg is offering up millions of dollars for sharing the post is a hoax. The rumor is the byproduct of...

  • Warning: That great 'deal' on Facebook is no deal at all!

      

    Facebook users beware! An old scam is back and causing people some serious trouble. In addition to all the other Facebook scams going around, you'll want to know about the...

  • Warning: 3 Facebook scams you want to avoid

      

    Social media scams are nothing new, but right now there are three specific Facebook scams that are spreading like wildfire!  For cyber criminals, what's the easiest way to reach...

  • How social media could affect your credit score

      

    There's a new credit scoring model being used that takes your social posts into account. Clark explains