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Catfish scams target everyone. Here’s how to keep kids safe | Internet

Catfish scams target everyone.  Here's how to keep kids safe |  Internet

Catfishing crimes have ensnared people for years. This week, a grieving family implored parents to monitor their children’s online activity after a former Virginia state trooper catfished a 15-year-old girl online. He then traveled to Southern California, where he allegedly killed the girl’s mother and grandparents. “Parents, please, please know your child’s online activity. Ask …

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Tech giants not forced to remove harmful content

Tech giants not forced to remove harmful content

The UK’s Online Safety Bill, which aims to regulate the internet, has been revised to remove a controversial but critical measure. Matt Cardy | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — Social media platforms like Facebook, TikTok and Twitter will no longer be obliged to take down “legal but harmful” content under revisions to …

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Ayushmann Khurrana recreating the iconic Shah Rukh Khan poses outside Mannat is winning hearts on the internet : Bollywood News

Ayushmann Khurrana recreating the iconic Shah Rukh Khan pose outside Mannat is winning hearts on the internet

To get a glimpse of Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, his fans stand outside Mannat for hours. His fans often click photographs outside his house. However, this will be the first time when a film star is standing in a crowd outside someone’s house. Here, we are talking about multi-talented actor Ayushmann Khurrana. Ayushmann Khurrana …

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Tesla shares rise on Citi upgrade, Musk talk of a new factory in Asia

Tesla shares rise on Citi upgrade, Musk talk of a new factory in Asia

Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk attends the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai, China August 29, 2019. Ali Song | Reuters You’re here shares jumped almost 8% on Wednesday after hitting a 52-week low a day earlier. The rally followed an upgrade by analysts at Citi and an indication from Tesla CEO Elon Musk …

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Truth Social parent Trump Media’s merger with DWAC officially delayed

Truth Social parent Trump Media's merger with DWAC officially delayed

This illustration photo shows Donald Trump’s new social media app Truth Social’s logo on a smartphone in Los Angeles, February 21, 2022. chris delmas | AFP | Getty Images Digital World Acquisition Corp.., the blank check company that plans to take Trump Media and Technology Group and its Truth Social platform public, said Tuesday that …

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Snapchat and internet safety | Lifestyles

Teens often use social media to socialize. Although the internet is an amazing tool for our children, that reality is that it can also negatively affect their mental health and safety. It is very important that parents stay up to date on the apps their child is using, set clear expectations for internet usage, and …

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The Cartoon Mystery That Stumped the Internet

The Cartoon Mystery That Stumped the Internet

Over a fifth-anniversary dinner with my girlfriend recently, conversation turned to a mystery that has driven us both mad for almost the entire duration of our relationship. It is an image of a cartoon character, who appears on a clunky TV set in the background of an old family photo. The character is an elf-like …

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Why deleting something from the internet is ‘almost impossible’

Why deleting something from the internet is 'almost impossible'

CNN Business — Most people may live out their digital lives with the assumption they can delete their posts, messages and personal data from services whenever they choose. But a tech hearing this week threw that core assumption into question. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, the former security chief at Twitter, told a Senate committee on Tuesday …

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Avoiding Twitter? Try These Interest-Based Discord Servers

Avoiding Twitter?  Try These Interest-Based Discord Servers

Are you looking for an alternative to Twitter since Elon Musk acquired it? Some social media users switched over to Mastodon, a decentralized option with similar structures. For anyone who’s retiring those Twitter fingers and feels open to trying something different, Discord is another great choice. Unlike Twitter, Discord is divided into interest-based servers without …

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