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Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

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Infographic: 6 social media marketing trends to watch | Articles | Social Media

When it comes to social media marketing, one thing is certain: Nothing lasts forever.<p>What worked last year for your marketing strategy might not this …

Even if you clear your history, Google has a record of all of your search activity — here's how to delete it

YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there's a new hack to worry about.<p>This ever-expanding list has many people realizing their personal information is less secure than they thought. Consumers are looking for ways to limit their online exposure and take proactive measures to …

How to save your privacy from the Internet’s clutches

Another week, another massive privacy scandal. When it’s not Facebook admitting it allowed data on as many as 87 million users to be sucked out by a developer on its platform who sold it to a political consultancy working for the Trump campaign, or dating app Grindr ‘fessing up to sharing its …

Privacy

This is the last VPN you are ever going to need, and it's on sale

There's an age-old adage that goes, "get a VPN or risk getting your Google search history exposed to the entirety of the Internet."<p>Okay, fine, so …

Privacy

How to keep your ISP’s nose out of your browser history with encrypted DNS

Using Cloudflare’s 1.1.1.1, other DNS services still require some command-line know-how.<p>The death of network neutrality and the loosening of …

Elon Musk Urges People to Watch Chris Paine's A.I. Movie While It's Free

"Do You Trust This Computer?" is now available to stream.<p>Elon Musk is concerned about the future of humanity. The tech entrepreneur shared a link …

How to ghost your internet provider with a secret IP address

Two new projects just launched that could hinder internet-service providers’ ability to eavesdrop on their customers, helping internet users protect …

Information Security

How you're tracked online _ and what you can do about it

NEW YORK — Though Facebook gets the attention because of a recent privacy gaffe, the social network is far from alone in collecting massive amounts …

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How to use Facebook while giving it the minimum amount of personal data

The Cambridge Analytica revelations illustrate why we can’t trust Facebook to police its own platform<p>Facebook has found itself embroiled in yet another colossal controversy related to how its sprawling, multibillion-person social network has been abused by bad actors. This time, the culprit is …

Privacy

8 emerging tactics to enhance your marketing strategy

As the world changes, your customer outreach should, too.<p>People today are more mobile, more informed and more inundated than ever before. We are …

Instagram Unleashes the Ultimate Weapon for Marketers

In the battle of the social media networks, Instagram’s latest salvo against the competition may be a powerful new marketing tool for brands.<p>The new …

Social Media

This Company Acts as a Tinder to Pair Brand Marketers With Celebrities and Influencers

Finding the perfect influencer for your brand or company is a notoriously tricky business. You want someone who connects with your audience, but also …

Public Relations

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>1 min read<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is …

Public Speaking

How to Reclaim Your Digital Privacy From Online Tracking

<i>In our new series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline.</i> …

Information Systems

The Biggest Content Trends in 2018, According to 11 Experts

Reaching the members of your audience through a content-cluttered landscape -- and their ad blockers -- will be harder than ever in 2018. Fortunately, there are new technologies and techniques that can help.<p>Marketing moves fast, and working in this industry means you've got to get comfortable with …

Marketing

How to check if your Airbnb host is secretly filming you

It's straight out of a nightmare. You're staying in an Airbnb with your partner on a romantic getaway, and discover as you're packing up to leave …

13 tech trends that shaped 2017 and new predictions for 2018

The technology trends of 2017 were big and impactful, with artificial intelligence (AI) topping the charts, along with on-demand workforce platforms and designing for the human experience. In 2018, technology is set to shift an even bigger focus on the internet of things (IoT), AI and machine …

The Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked

Do you want to stop criminals from getting into your Gmail or Facebook account? Are you worried about the cops spying on you? We have all the answers on how to protect yourself.<p><i>Editors note: This is Motherboard's comprehensive guide to digital security, which will be regularly updated and replaces</i> …

Information Systems

How to find things online even Google doesn't know

Research like an expert.<p>The internet is a big place overflowing with information—which makes it a great place to do research. However, as good as your Google skills might be, even the most well-known search engine doesn't always cut it. Sometimes, you just don't get the results you want—or any …

Social Media

Be prepared to hand over your device passwords or face indefinite detention at the US border

<i>By Asheeta Regidi</i><p>Recently, reports of the US Department of Homeland Security demanding the <b>social media passwords</b> of persons seeking entry into the US …

With my cell-phone number, a private eye found 150 pages on me

Our cell phone numbers are increasingly used for identity theft, the modern-day linchpin to most personal data.<p>Now I know that first hand.<p>After reporting on how phone number identity theft had doubled last year, and warnings about how cell-phone numbers are being used as the new Social Security …

Identity Theft

Here are the companies you can trust with your data, according to the EFF

The Electronic Frontier Foundation today released a handy graphic letting you know which of the major players in the tech world have your back when it comes to government data requests. Like most tech problems, the issue isn’t a simple one. But the EFF’s list breaks it down into five data points in …

WhatsApp e Telegram, sicurezza o privacy? | Webnews

I recenti attentati terroristici hanno nuovamente portato alla ribalta la presunta “pericolosità” dei servizi di messaggistica, come WhatsApp, che …

10 Breakthrough Technologies That Are About to Change the World

The future is coming faster than you think. You need to prepare.<p>Any fool on the street can tell you that technology is changing at a whiplash-inducing pace. What's much more difficult to predict is which technologies specifically are about to hit big. Manage to divine that information before the …

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I chatbot spiegati da chi li produce e i dati sulla diffusione

I <b>chatbot</b> sono una delle grandi innovazioni nel modo do comunicare, soprattutto con le aziende. I più famosi sono i <b>chatbot Facebook</b>, anche perché sono …

The Surprising Truth About Online Marketing (According to Science) | Inc.com

Good news for those of you looking to using LinkedIn to generate more sales leads with your content. New data released from LinkedIn reaffirms the importance of using original, unique and free content you create to "buy" the time, attention and interest of prospects on LinkedIn.<p>Releasing their …

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This creepy tool reveals how Facebook's AI tracks and studies your data

Well, now there's an app that can answer these questions.<p>Available for free, Data Selfie is an open-source Chrome extension that helps you discover how machine learning algorithms track and process your Facebook activity, and gain insights about your personality and habits.<p>To accomplish this, the …

Keep your texts private in Trump's America (and everywhere else, too)

So, here we are: With a new president come new concerns over surveillance powers that could so forcefully bite us in the ass.<p>The public has good …

Privacy

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