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Elizabeth Olsen Explains Why She Avoids Social Media

Elizabeth Olsen speaks about her aversion to social media.

At one time or another, every one of us feels like social media gets too intrusive, but Elizabeth Olsen feels that way more often than not. In fact, Ms. Olsen is so adamant about not letting social media intrude upon her personal life that she doesn’t use them. No Facebook. No Twitter. No Instagram. “I… Read more »

EU Warns: Leave Facebook If You Value Your Privacy

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A stark warning has been issued by the European Union: delete your Facebook profile if you don’t want your privacy to be compromised. A report from Naked Security says that the EU is recommending people who don’t wish to have their personal details spied on by US agencies should leave Facebook for good. The statement… Read more »

Facebook Tests Laser Drone Over UK Skies

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Social media giant Facebook has successfully tested a laser drone that’s been circling over the UK, a report from the Guardian can confirm. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that the drones beam internet access to more rural or disconnected areas of the country that don’t yet have access to the internet. Zuckerberg said that… Read more »

Facebook Knows What You Did ‘On This Day’ Five Years Ago

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From time to time, Facebook enjoys throwing out a new feature that keeps the social networking giant relative and fresh. A few times, Facebook has offered viewers an opportunity to put together a year in review type video. On its anniversary, Facebook put together videos for their users that utilized pictures and events from users’… Read more »

Utah High School’s Bake Sale For Gender Equality Stirs Things Up

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In Sandy, Utah a bake sale at Jordan High School has stirred up some controversy The bake sale was held by the high school’s Young Democrats club. Surprisingly, the issue causing the controversy is the long debated one of gender equality, equal pay for equal work, reports Good4Utah. At this bake sale 2 chocolate chip… Read more »

Pinterest Just Entered A Partnership That May Put Facecbook In Jeopardy

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The five-year-old social media site, Pinterest, just entered a partnership with Apple. The union is thought to be a threat to many social media sites, mostly Facebook. The first noticeable change to Pinterest was the adding of app pins. Originally on Pinterest, users could only pin photos. Now, users can pin links to individual iOS… Read more »

British Woman Goes To Jail For Trolling Herself On Facebook

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A British woman has been jailed for 20 months after using fake Facebook profiles to send herself hundreds of abusive messages. Michelle Chapman, 24, allegedly had a falling out with her father and new stepmother and set up fake Facebook accounts with their names, then sent herself hundreds of foul and sexually explicit messages before… Read more »