All posts tagged "Facebook"

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Facebook is NOT Shutting Down on July 15

    Rumors have been swirling this evening that Facebook is shutting down. Even though most people realize it’s just a hoax, there are those who are not so convinced. Where did this rumor begin and is it true?

  • Scams & Deception
    Target, Disney Hoaxes Making Rounds on Facebook Again

    It seems like every few months, there is another fake promotion that spreads on Facebook. In the past 24 hours, we’ve seen the resurgence of two such “offers” on the social network. Users are told they can get either a $250 gift card from Target, free Disneyland tickets – neither of which...

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Rumor: “Public Statement” to Protect Facebook Privacy

    A rumor claims that you must publicly post a statement disallowing public use of your photos and information on Facebook. Today we’ll look a little closer at this claim.

  • How To...
    How to Show the Facebook Ticker

    Yes, everyone hates the Facebook ticker. Well, not everyone. A friend asked if I could help figure out how to show the Facebook ticker on her account. Googling it only seems to show anti-ticker and “how to remove” it posts.

  • Social Media
    Facebook Public-Private Privacy Settings Post Debunked

    I’ve seen a pretty common Facebook status being re-posted over and over again the past week, ever since the newest Facebook features were rolled out. The status reads: Please be aware that the new Facebook is sharing way more than you might imagine via those stupid feeds. Please do me a favor...