More than 10 million people saw the political ads Russia bought on Facebook last year

Remember when Facebook was so quick to dismiss the reports saying fake news spreading on the social network may have played a crucial role in last year’s presidential election?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/03/more-than-10-million-people-saw-political-ads-russia-bought-on-facebook-last-year.html

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7 simple ways to save money online

You probably remember that problem from high school math class: If you saved $5 a day and invested it at a nominal interest rate, you’d make $147,000 after 35 years. The point your math teacher was trying to make was that little amounts add up.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/13/7-simple-ways-to-save-money-online.html

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Stop unwanted calls and texts from hitting your cellphone

You may find this surprising. Many of us remember when people’s names, addresses and phone numbers were listed in the telephone book and distributed for free

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/26/stop-unwanted-calls-and-texts-from-hitting-your-cellphone.html

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Final FCC Set-Top Box Proposal: Free Apps and Integrated Search for All

Remember how earlier this week the rumor mill had it that the FCC’s long-awaited final set-top box proposal was due out this week?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/08/final-fcc-set-top-box-proposal-free-apps-and-integrated-search-for-all.html

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3 ways to speed up your computer's startup time

Remember those old tube TVs that took minutes to warm up after you turned on the power? How about dial-up modems that took half a minute to connect to the Internet? In the age of fast-booting TVs and always-connected Internet, you probably don’t miss the waiting.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/18/3-ways-to-speed-up-your-computers-startup-time.html

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Please Hold the Music


Remember when your mother used to yell up the stairs to get you to turn your music down? Sometimes, in the age before sensitivity awareness, your dad would do the yelling and he’d substitute noise for music. Ah, the good old days. Too bad they aren’t here right now yelling at vendors. ConsumerAffairs.com is the brainchild of James R. Hood, a former Washington, D.C., journalist and public affairs guy. It’s located in Lake Tahoe, according to the website, so I’m just guessing that it’s the retirement project for Mr. Hood.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83333.html?rss=1

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AT&T says 5G will be 100 times faster than LTE and may even launch this year

Remember back when 4G LTE came out and we were all amazed by the super-fast Internet speeds we could get on our phones? Well just wait until you get a look at what you’re going to get with 5G connectivity. AT&T on Friday unveiled its 5G network roadmap for 2016 and if all goes according to plan, the carrier could launch services on a limited basis starting this year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/12/at-t-says-5g-will-be-100-times-faster-than-lte-and-may-even-launch-this-year.html

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T9000 malware steals your information

If you’ve seen any of the “Terminator” movies, you might remember that Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a deadly T-800 assassin robot. In “Terminator 2,” there’s an even more deadly robot called the T-1000. So, when you hear about a virus called the T9000, you know it has to be bad.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/12/t9000-malware-steals-your-information.html

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US official says '16-year-old computer nerd' behind high-profile hacks

Remember the hacker who broke into CIA Director John Brennan’s personal email as well as the accounts of other high-ranking US security officials?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/12/us-official-says-16-year-old-computer-nerd-behind-high-profile-hacks.html

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How to back up your Apple Watch and pair it with a new iPhone 6s

Article Image Before you reset your old iPhone, remember to unpair and back up your Apple Watch to ensure a seamless transition to the new iPhone 6s. Here’s how to successfully transfer your Apple Watch from your old iPhone to a new one.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4a7d193e/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C10A0C0A70Chow0Eto0Eback0Eup0Eyour0Eapple0Ewatch0Eand0Epair0Eit0Ewith0Ea0Enew0Eiphone0E6s/story01.htm

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AT&T changes ‘unlimited’ data throttling policy following $100M fine from FCC

Remember back in June when the Federal Communications Commission slapped AT&T with a $100 million fine for misleading subscribers on its “unlimited” data plans? Well you can be sure that AT&T remembers, and the nation’s No. 2 wireless service provider just quietly made a huge change to its throttling policy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/16/att-changes-unlimited-data-throttling-policy-following-100m-fine-from-fcc/

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