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Google Is Probably Still Tracking You Even if You Think You Opted Out

Not cool - but you can fix it.<p>When you tell Google to turn off location tracking, seems like the company takes it as more of a suggestion than a …

Google is tracking your movement, even when you deny permission: Report

GPSAn Associated Press investigation found that many Google services store your location data even if you've used privacy settings to prevent it.M …

Online Privacy

Reddit Parenting Advice: The 23 Best Caregiving Tips From a Careless Website

So many people on Reddit want to help raise your kids.<p>Every parent worries about their kid’s safety and well-being. And every parent wants to raise a …

Parenting

Twitter co-founder: We're overdosing on tech

"Letting anyone publish anything for free and get rewarded based on the attention that they can drive was -- is a bad concept in itself," says Ev Williams.

Evan Williams

All the questions about 'Fortnite' you were too embarrassed to ask

<b>(CNN) —</b> What might it take to unite people of all ages, backgrounds and interests toward a common goal? Easy: An impending ecological crisis threatening the survival of humanity.<p>That's one appeal of the multiplayer video game "Fortnite," an unlikely cultural phenomenon that is sweeping the globe …

Summer slide? There’s an app for that

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Pop quiz: How many weeks has it been since your child did a math worksheet or practiced spelling words?<p>For some parents, the …

Apps

25 STEM toys under $25 that educate and entertain kids at the same time

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>A lot of things have changed since I was growing up, but watching my young cousins play has reassured me of one thing: kids still love …

Kids

Keyword Research Tools to Help Your Content Research and Brainstorming

Keyword research is much easier these days. There are so many tools out there that you could get lists longer than you could ever use for keywords …

Want More Instagram Followers? Here Are 12 Proven And Successful Organic Strategies

Instagram is the star child of the social media scene at the moment. Its popularity is on a continuous rise, and the implementation of Instagram Stories mid last year has only amplified that fact. This week— they announced the addition of their latest feature, IGTV; adding long-form video to the …

Social Media

Every Marketing Tool You Need in 2018

100+ free and affordable utilities to free up time and power up efficiency<p>Every marketer needs the right tools in order to succeed in running marketing campaigns.<p>Good tools make your life easier, from blogging tools to research and tracking tools.<p>Unicorn tools are unique and magnificent time-savers …

Google Search

Tips and Tricks to boost your profile on Instagram - Jerusalem Post

Instagram has become a worldwide sensation. There are more than 800 million monthly active users on Instagram. Anyone who wants to promote their …

How much screen time is too much? Here are the limits 10 tech executives set for their kids

Before having kids, tech entrepreneur Nirav Tolia spent hours online each day catching up on his favorite sports teams, doing research, or scrolling through social media.<p>Now the father of three young sons, Tolia, the co-founder and chief executive of neighborhood-based social network Nextdoor, goes …

Facebook's new side project, Riff, tries to blueprint the recipe for viral videos

From Instagram and Hyperlapse to, more recently, an embeddable video player, Facebook has slowly woven video sharing into many of its products and …

Should we tech down kids?

The idea of limiting your child's technology use may sound like the best way to decrease its negative impacts on mental health, but the reality for …

Sleep mode? Tech giants' kids' 'fixes' amount to baby steps

Facebook is adding a "sleep" mode to its Messenger Kids service to let parents limit when their kids can use it.<p>It's the latest concession that tech companies are making as critics question whether they should be targeting kids at all. Among their chief concerns: The effects on kids are not yet …

Google's Grasshopper app is a fantastic way for beginners to start coding

Google's workshop for experimental projects, Area 120, released a really interesting new app for Android and iOS.<p>Grasshopper: Learn to Code for Free …

The best sites for finding a new job in every industry

You're probably well-acquainted with the most popular job boards and if you're deep in the job search trenches, you might even be getting "customized" alerts from every single one of them.<p>But how many of the job postings cluttering your inbox are opportunities you actually want? Or are a good fit …

Employment

Facebook tells kids to take a break from social media

Facebook is to give teenagers tips on taking breaks from the website amid fears that too much social media use is leading to stress.<p>The company has told young users it is "OK to take a social media break" if they feel stressed on the social network and spend some time in the real world, and …

This Parenting Hack Keeps Kids From Being Glued to Their Devices All Summer

Back when I was a kid, there wasn't much in the way of screen time aside from giant box TVs and the early generations of Nintendo systems, so my friends and I spent the duration of our Summer vacations outside on our bikes, running through sprinklers, and climbing trees. Times have certainly …

If you want Facebook to stop targeting you for ads, follow these instructions

Much of the controversy surrounding Facebook comes from to the company’s ability to very precisely target its users for the purpose of serving ads. Users often find the ads creepy and intrusive, even wondering if Facebook is listening to their phone conversations because they’re so …

Personal Information

6 Hacks to Improve Your Facebook Ad Conversions

The trick, with Facebook ads, is to make sure that you're targeting the right kind of audience with the right kind of offers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Facebook sees over 1.4 billion active users a day, with Mark Zuckerberg himself reporting that users spend …

Social Media

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t make you rich, they can earn you some respectable pocket …

Apps

Instagram and Facebook videos can now be played in WhatsApp so you no longer have to switch between apps

You can now play Instagram and Facebook videos directly within WhatsApp, thanks to a new feature added to the messaging service.<p>That means when you …

Apps

11 Big Changes Coming to Facebook: What You Need to Know

Here are the most significant announcements made at Facebook's F8 Developer Conference and what they mean.<p>Facebook's F8 Conference brought to light multiple announcements from Mark Zuckerberg himself. Here are some of the major takeaways from this presentation.<p>1. Facebook Dating Service<p>Facebook is …

My 14-Year-Old Daughter Watched Porn And It Changed Our Lives In Ways I Never Imagined

One fateful night in November 2014 my then-14-year-old daughter woke up my husband and me at 2 a.m.<p>Crying and visibly distraught, she whispered, “Mom, I have to tell you something.”<p>Those dreaded words are guaranteed to jolt even the deepest sleeper into full-alert mode. Immediately my mom brain …

Parenting

This 21-year-old millionaire was hired by Facebook at 17 and now works at Google — and his career advice is wise beyond his years

Twitter/Michael Sayman<p><b>21-year-old Michael Sayman started working at Facebook at the tender age of 17.</b>• <b><br>Now, he's a product manager at Google.</b>• <b><br>He's also</b> …

Disney World

How a 34-year-old turned $200 into a company he sold for over $10 million in a matter of months

Thirteen years ago as a broke college student, Trevor Chapman took a job selling pest control door-to-door to make extra money. Eventually, he …

This 22-year-old college student makes $10,000 a month off Amazon's Alexa

David Markey, a 22-year-old senior studying applied mathematics and economics at Brown University, got his first Amazon Echo during the e-commerce …

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

Google

Instagram: Here’s How to Add a Profile Link or Hashtag to Your Bio

Instagram introduced the ability earlier this week for users to add profile links and hashtags to their bios. Our guide will show you how this …