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Facebook updates privacy policy

Facebook updates privacy policyFacebook's privacy updates
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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New England Patriots accidentally tweet out racial slur

New England Patriots accidentally tweet out racial slurNew England Patriots apologizes after accidentally tweeting out racial slur
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Credit card numbers are for sale (or free) on the Cyber Blacklist

Credit card numbers are for sale (or free) on the Cyber BlacklistWhat happens AFTER the data breach? A reformed hacker showed us credit card numbers and more online for the taking.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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12 Scams of Christmas

12 Scams of ChristmasHolidays mean sharing, shopping, & celebrating. Scammers and hackers know it. For them, it's a time of opportunity.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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U.S. Postal Service hacked, told Congress Oct. 22

U.S. Postal Service hacked, told Congress Oct. 22Roughly 800,000 employees were affected by the intrusion.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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5 steps to keep your accounts safe from hackers and scammers

5 steps to keep your accounts safe from hackers and scammersHere's how to help make sure your accounts are secure and safe from attack.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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App makes ordering fast food even faster

App makes ordering fast food even fasterA new app allows customers to complete their fast food orders before arriving at the restaurant.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Why Facebook launched its own 'Dark Web' site

Why Facebook launched its own 'Dark Web' siteFacebook on Friday launched a Tor hidden service, a version of its website that runs the anonymity software Tor.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Atlanta Alive FitBit contest

Atlanta Alive FitBit contestThe Atlanta Alive anchors are battling in a FitBit contest. You can enter to win one for yourself!
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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AT&T offers beefier data plans

AT&T offers beefier data plansAT&T is offering two new data plans for smartphone users as the price war in the wireless industry heats up.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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8 awesome shopping apps to save you money

8 awesome shopping apps to save you moneyDon't let the holiday season stress you out -- use your phone to score deals.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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5 tech myths you hear all the time

5 tech myths you hear all the timeHumans are great at creating myths. From Marduk and Zeus to unicorns and mermaids, there's no end to what we can imagine. That's even true with technology.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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1 in 10 parents will track kids with apps on Halloween

1 in 10 parents will track kids with apps on HalloweenDads are 3 times more likely to track their kids with technology this Halloween.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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FTC: AT&T slowed speeds of unlimited data smartphone users

FTC: AT&T slowed speeds of unlimited data smartphone usersAT&T slowed the data speeds of millions of smartphone customers with unlimited data plans, in some cases by nearly 90%, according to the Federal Trade Commission.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Experts: Major cyberattack will hit in next 11 years

Experts: Major cyberattack will hit in next 11 yearsAlmost two-thirds of technology experts expect a "major" cyber attack somewhere in the world that will cause significant loss of life or property losses in the tens of billions of dollars by 2025.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Essential security apps for your phone or tablet

Essential security apps for your phone or tabletHackers would love to weasel their way on to your smartphone or tablet.
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  • 1 month ago
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Officials warn 500 million financial records hacked

Officials warn 500 million financial records hackedThe FBI and Secret Service urge businesses to contact them when data have been hacked.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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How a 23-year-old makes $500K off Twitter

How a 23-year-old makes $500K off TwitterKris Sanchez started Uberfacts after joining Twitter to follow Britney Spears
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Twitter explains why users see random tweets in timeline

Twitter explains why users see random tweets in timelineIf you use Twitter, then you may have noticed random tweets appearing in your timeline coming from accounts you don't follow.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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7 things you didn't know your browser could do

7 things you didn't know your browser could doGet the most out of your browser with a few simple tricks that you really need to know.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Download the new and improved 11Alive app!

Download the new and improved 11Alive app!Stay up-to-date with the latest local and breaking news with the new and improved 11Alive news app!
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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New app for parents to protect child's digital identity

New app for parents to protect child's digital identityNew app for parents to protect child's digital identity
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Hackers to leak thousands of unauthorized Snapchat pictures

Hackers to leak thousands of unauthorized Snapchat picturesAverage Snapchat users may find themselves in the same position celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence: with nude photos posted unauthorized online.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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3 ways crooks attack you using public Wi-Fi

3 ways crooks attack you using public Wi-FiFree Wi-Fi spots do come at a price: security. Here's how to stay safe.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Apple announces Oct. 16 event

Apple announces Oct. 16 eventApple on Wednesday sent invitations to media members for next Thursday under the headline, "It's been way too long."
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Face scan on 'NBA 2K15' creates terrifying monsters

Face scan on 'NBA 2K15' creates terrifying monstersThe new face-scanning feature a was supposed to be one of the signature additions to 'NBA 2K15,' but instead, it is creating grotesque monsters from the depths of our worst nightmares.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Q and A: Avoid this money-stealing virus

Q and A: Avoid this money-stealing virusIs it really true that there's a virus that can steal money in bank accounts right from your computer?
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Celebrity searches most likely to lead to cybercrime

Celebrity searches most likely to lead to cybercrimeA study by cyber security firm McAfee tracks the celebrity searches most likely to land you on a malicious site.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Ga. Tech offers Bitcoin payment on campus

Ga. Tech offers Bitcoin payment on campusGeorgia Tech is known for being on the cutting edge of things, so it's no surprise the university is the first to offer Bitcoin payment on campus.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Genius things to do with an old smartphone

Genius things to do with an old smartphoneHere are five fantastic ways to repurpose that trusty gadget so it can go on faithfully serving you for many years to come.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago