Tag Archive

#Moviemath action films Amazon Amazon Cloud Player Amazon Instant Videos Android antivirus Apple apps audiobooks bad ideas digital video ebooks email Facebook financial free stuff geek-fu Google how-to internet iTunes Kindle Kindle Fire Kindle Fire HDX made of win malware movies MP3 music privacy reviews ripoffs Roku savvy consumer security social media trojan TV shows unhelpful virus webfail why go digital Windows WTF

Facebook-ery: Facebook Emoticons & Emoji

FB Emoticons! You can enter specific keyboard combinations and Facebook will automatically convert them into those full-color pictures for you (though the full-color picture won’t be visible until AFTER you’ve posted the status update). Alternatively, you can copy certain symbols from one page or window and paste them into your Facebook status update to achieve […]

Facebook-ery: New Friends’ Videos Feature

Once a month or so this entire year, I’d see some new feature or change on Facebook, grab a bunch of screenshots, and then when I went back the next day to use it again so I could take notes for a post, the thing would be gone. I guess I’m part of some test […]

Facebookery: Scammers Targeting Middle-Aged, Single Women

The holiday season brings friends and family together, but it also brings out the scammers. Because they know the holidays can be a lonely time for single, middle-aged women, scammers are out in force to target those women. Many women of a certain age who list their marital status on Facebook as single, divorced or […]

Facebook-ery: Facebook Friends Enhancements

Facebook has quietly rolled out some new Friends features you might not have even noticed, but they’re pretty useful. Note that the information in this post is only applicable to the full Facebook site, as viewed in a web browser on a computer. The mobile app versions of Facebook will differ.   New Posts From […]

LinkedIn Ordered To Pay $13M Settlement For Spam

  Way back in 2011 LinkedIn introduced its Add Connections feature. Members were told this feature would help them connect with other LinkedIn users among their contacts list, so many signed up. However, those who opted in for the feature were horrified to learn the result was a mass spamming of their email contacts list, […]