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Actor and social media influencer Josh Peck explains why happy people are boring and more

Part of Kathy Caprino’s “Creativity At Work” series LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JULY 15: Josh Peck attends the Disney+ ‘Turner & Hooch’ premiere at … [+] Westfield Century City Mall… Read more »

Ukrainian banks hit by cyberattack and Defense Ministry site collapses amid invasion fears – Reuters

Stratcom Center’s Ukrainian cybersecurity experts confirmed ‘massive’ DDoS attacks against PrivatBank and Oschadbank, with Defense Ministry website also crashing Ukraine prepares for war ( Image: Reuters) Two of Ukraine’s banks… Read more »

Secret DEA Files Are Selling For Just $5 On Facebook – Here’s How Gangs (And Cops) Use Social Media

Facebook is used by drug, gun and human trafficking gangs to organize, intimidate and boast. Some police say they are glad, from an investigative standpoint, that social media giants don’t… Read more »

New York bill seeks to hold social media companies accountable for disinformation

New York would be able to hold social media companies accountable for promoting disinformation, eating disorders and “other illegal content that could harm others” under new proposal designed as a… Read more »

Iranian hackers stole US voter data to influence 2020 election, federal government says

Members of an Iranian hacking group gained access to confidential information about the American vote and infiltrated a media’s computer network in an attempt to intimidate Democratic voters in the… Read more »

Counterfeits remain a problem in the antiques world, especially Militaria – can YouTube fix the problem?

German WWII helmets on sale at the WWII militaria fair stand. (Photo by: Arterra / Universal … [+] Group of images via Getty Images) Universal Images Group via Getty Images… Read more »

Hacker accused of attempting to extort MLB after illegally broadcasting online games

Getty Images Federal authorities have charged a 30-year-old Minnesota man with extortion, among other offenses, after illegally streaming content from major professional sports leagues online, then threatening to expose vulnerabilities… Read more »

Left-wing billionaires George Soros and Reid Hoffman reportedly funded new media company to fight “disinformation”

Media Headlines October 26 In today’s media, a Washington Post columnist overturns CNN on his coverage of Joe Rogan, President Biden jokes to school children about avoiding questions from reporters,… Read more »

Global wake-up call for social media influencers and small businesses

When Facebook and Instagram fell last week, billionaire Mark Zuckerberg lost a few billion … [+] dollars in equity. But tens of thousands of businesses around the world, from sole… Read more »

Need a COVID vaccine card to enter? Here’s all you can do if yours is lost or damaged.

Your vaccination site may have proof that you have been vaccinated if you lose your vaccination record. Getty Images For the latest news and information on the coronavirus pandemic, visit… Read more »

Facebook was once considered a children’s social network, but parents hated the idea

For nearly a decade, Facebook has sought to defend itself against Snapchat and, more recently, TikTok, two platforms that have attracted young audiences. AFP via Getty Images AAround 2017, Facebook… Read more »

Navient becomes the last student loan manager to leave the federal student loan administration system

WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 27: US President Joe Biden delivers remarks in South Court … [+] White House Auditorium on September 27, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker… Read more »

Yik Yak, a toxic social network that shut down four years ago, is sort of making a comeback

Maybe not a good thing. Screenshot by CNET Yik Yak, a controversial social media app focused on anonymous local posts, announced his return August 16. But the app, which fell… Read more »

Capitol Riot Panel demands registrations from 15 social media companies in high-profile investigation

Top line The House special committee investigating the Jan.6 attack on the Capitol on Friday sent letters to 15 social media companies on Friday seeking documents on any disinformation, extremism… Read more »

Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, Cardano, XRP Could Replace Dollar In Just Five Years As Crypto Market Price Adds $ 1,000 Billion

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have roared over the past month after an induced sell off by China and Elon Musk. Last night, the price of bitcoin exceeded $ 50,000 per bitcoin… Read more »

Biden administration begins overhaul of student loan forgiveness and income-tested repayment programs

WASHINGTON, DC – 05 AOT: Education Secretary Dr Miguel Cardona answers questions during the … [+] Daily White House briefing on August 5, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win… Read more »