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You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

mag727 June 3, 2016 0

Facebook announced in recent weeks that they’re expanding their advertising empire. With that change, came a stealthy new privacy setting for users — one that all of us are opted-in to by default. Instead

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Social Media Could Be Driving You To Drink

Social Media Could Be Driving You To Drink

mag727 June 2, 2016 0

Sure, the urge to hit the bottle after seeing yet another pro-Trump Facebook status from your least favorite relative makes total sense. But what about the subconscious desire a beer ad might inspire? A new

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It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

mag727 May 24, 2016 0

Twitter isn’t ready to ditch its long-standing 140-character limit, but it is officially ready to revamp what counts against that boundary. To that end, photos, usernames, links, quoted Tweets, and other attachments will no

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Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

mag727 May 17, 2016 0

Twitter announced yesterday that it is going to tweak its platform such that links, photos, and other media no longer count against the 140 character limit. That’s a great idea, and really they ought to go

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Instagram Just Launched a Complete Redesign

Instagram Just Launched a Complete Redesign

mag727 May 11, 2016 0

Remember that black-and-white redesign that some Instagram users had the opportunity to test out back in April? Well Instagram has officially made it the new look for its overhauled app. Available today, version 8.0

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Facebook Is Creating A Tool To Tell You When Someone Impersonates Your Profile

Facebook Is Creating A Tool To Tell You When Someone Impersonates Your Profile

mag727 March 25, 2016 0

You may have been there: you see a Facebook friend posting a warning not to accept a “friend” request from a fake account bearing their name and photo – it’s a trick, that person isn’t

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Social Media is Really Messing With Your Sleep

Social Media is Really Messing With Your Sleep

mag727 January 27, 2016 0

Instagram models and Snapchat gurus might want to proceed with caution. According to researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, frequent social media users probably aren’t sleeping too well. The study, which

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Science Says This is How Many Friends You Should Have on Social Media

Science Says This is How Many Friends You Should Have on Social Media

mag727 January 25, 2016 0

There’s always someone who has more Twitter followers or more friends on Facebook. This can be annoying and makes some people feel socially inadequate. But take heart, the latest research shows these amazing online networkers

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Twitter May Finally Be Getting Rid Of 140-Character Limit On Tweets

Twitter May Finally Be Getting Rid Of 140-Character Limit On Tweets

mag727 January 6, 2016 0

Even if you’re not a Twitter user, you’re likely familiar with the restriction that limits the expression of every thought, comment, and desire to a mere 140 characters. But once again Twitter is mulling

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Facebook Makes Breakups Easier With New Privacy Settings for Your Ex

Facebook Makes Breakups Easier With New Privacy Settings for Your Ex

mag727 November 20, 2015 0

Up until now, breaking up with your significant other also entailed either keeping them as a Facebook friend and having to live with their continual updates reminding you of your failed relationship, or going

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