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Equifax asks consumers for personal info, even after massive data breach
By Hamza Shaban and Hayley Tsukayama
Sep 8, 2017 6:53 AM
The website created by Equifax to help consumers after a massive data breach leaves people with more questions than answers.
Making sense of Facebook Watch
Aug 12, 2017 7:20 AM
Facebook Watch, the social network's new video site, started rolling out Thursday. Watch is the social network's first attempt to showcase videos made specifically for Facebook -- and change the way we watch video in the process. Or perhaps more accurately, it's mashing up the many ways we watch and communicate around video into a way that best suits Facebook.
David Letterman, Netflix working on new show
Aug 8, 2017 10:42 AM
David Letterman, who said goodbye to his long-running talk show two years ago, will say hello to TV again with a new show for Netflix.
R.I.P. Gchat -- You let us pretend we were working
Jul 1, 2017 7:18 AM
This week Gchat went with the wind. Born in that interlude between the launch of Facebook (2004) and the release of the iPhone (2007), it has now been replaced by something called "Google Hangouts."
Aspiring YouTube star shoots, kills boyfriend in stunt gone wrong
By Katie Mettler
Jun 29, 2017 9:26 AM
Before Monday, before the 911 call and police investigation, Pedro Ruiz III, an aspiring YouTube star in rural Minnesota, spent considerable time convincing his girlfriend to shoot a gun at his chest.
Feder: Robin Amer to launch investigative podcast series
Daily Herald staff report
Jun 20, 2017 2:03 PM
Robin Amer, a stellar investigative journalist and former deputy editor of the Chicago Reader, has joined Gannett's USA Today Network to launch "The City," an ambitious podcast series examining how cities really work.
Burger King's 'OK, Google,' ad is a Whopper of a problem for fast-food chain
Apr 13, 2017 1:13 PM
While commercials -- often those about home hubs -- have accidentally triggered voice assistants in people's homes before, Burger King's "OK, Google" commercial seems to be the first time an ad has tried to do it intentionally. Based on comments on the ad's YouTube page, many consumers did not appreciate having their devices hijacked.
What Facebook is doing about its 'revenge porn' problem
Apr 8, 2017 7:16 AM
Facebook on Wednesday said it is taking new steps to crack down on its network's "revenge porn" problem, including a new process that prevents users from reposting intimate images shared without the subject's consent. While posting revenge porn was already against the social network's community guidelines, Facebook said it will now identify and catalog specific images reported as revenge porn.
Facebook Town Hall helps you call your congressman
Apr 1, 2017 8:43 AM
Since the election last November, U.S. lawmakers have seen a deluge of phone calls from Americans weighing in on the GOP's congressional agenda. Now, those floodwaters may rise even higher as Facebook rolls out new tools making it easier for users
What the death of broadband privacy rules means for you
By TALI ARBEL
Mar 29, 2017 10:59 AM
NEW YORK -- Now that both houses of Congress have voted to block Obama-era broadband privacy rules, what does that mean for you? In the short term, not so much. The rules, which would have put tough restrictions on what companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T can do with information such as your internet history, hadn't yet gone into effect. So if President Donald Trump signs the measure, as the White House has indicated he will, the status quo will remain.
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