There’s a line in “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” that says: “he sees when you are sleeping, he knows when you’re awake”. Turns out – Santa’s not the only one tracking your every move. The apps on your phone are keeping tabs on you, even while you sleep. And that information is available to … Continue reading “Your apps are tracking your every move, and you may not even know it”
In recent weeks, several high-profile people have come under fire for tweets they made years ago. Disney fired director James Gunn from the third installment of Guardians of the Galaxy for “inappropriate tweets” and a Milwaukee Brewers pitcher came under fire for tweets he made when he was 17 years old. So what do you … Continue reading “How to delete your Twitter history”
Friday, April 6 7:20 a.m.: Rev. CJ Rhodes talks about the Clergy for Prison Reform 8:06 a.m.: The Dugle Report: Dawn Dugle takes a look at what information social media platforms are gathering about you. What she learned shocked her and might just shock you too.
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’”
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”
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”
This week, Fox News released a survey of President Donald Trump’s tweeting, and 50% disapproved of his tweets. Love him or loathe him, President Trump can teach us all a lot about branding. He remains consistent to his brand, and isn’t afraid to tell you about it. He engages with people on social media. He … Continue reading “What Donald Trump can teach you about branding”