The Dugle Report: Clear your smartphone memory

Ever go to take a picture of the kid’s first steps or that wild car chase, and you get the message: “Not enough memory”? It’s frustrating, and it always seems to happen when you’re trying to capture the best moments. That’s why you need to clean out your phone every so often. No one needs … Continue reading “The Dugle Report: Clear your smartphone memory”

Facebook hiring thousands to look for violent videos

We’ve been talking about this on The Dugle Report for the last few weeks – violent videos posted on Facebook. In one instance, video of a murder was on the social media platform for two hours before Facebook was alerted and took it down. Today – Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook was adding 3,000 people to … Continue reading “Facebook hiring thousands to look for violent videos”

The Dugle Report: 7 ways to spot ‘fake news’

The term “fake news” isn’t new – it’s been around for decades, but last year Mark Zuckerburg, founder of Facebook, used the term in a speech. Then, in January, then President-Elect Donald Trump called a major media outlet “fake news”. The term has taken off and it seems more and more hoax websites are popping … Continue reading “The Dugle Report: 7 ways to spot ‘fake news’”

How to talk to your kids about social media safety

This week, we heard reports of a 14-year-old Chicago boy charged with sexual assault after broadcasting the assault of a¬†young girl over Facebook Live. Then in Michigan, a mom claims her 11-year-old son killed himself after his girlfriend faked her death on social media. It’s a reminder that parents need to talk to their kids … Continue reading “How to talk to your kids about social media safety”

Don’t get caught in a Facebook spear phishing attack

The scams are getting more intricate online as scammers will do anything to steal your data. They’ll even create fake friend profiles and try to get you to friend them. Have you ever gotten one of those friend requests from someone you’re already friends with? The latest approach is where scammers take your friend’s pictures, … Continue reading “Don’t get caught in a Facebook spear phishing attack”