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Top Tips and Tricks for Facebook Messenger

  Top Tips and Tricks for Facebook Messenger There's a plethora of messaging apps available, with Facebook Messenger being one of the most well-known. Initially the app was unenthusiastically downloaded by people because Facebook stopped allowing users to send or see messages in-app. But it seems

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Technology research|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Top Tips and Tricks for Facebook Messenger

Holidaymakers ‘regularly telling strangers their home is unoccupied’

Although a huge number of people know that if they want to avoid having their gadgets stolen while they're on holiday they should not post social media updates about their vacation plans, Brits cannot resist the temptation to tell their friends about their trips abroad. Research from the Co-Operative Insurance found that 75.5% of UK

By | July 30th, 2014|Categories: Technology research|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Holidaymakers ‘regularly telling strangers their home is unoccupied’

Consider what you share – cybercriminals could be watching

Cybercriminals could be monitoring your social media feed to decide when and where to strike. Legal & General warned that people putting details of their location on their social networking pages could be increasing their risk of being burgled, as criminals can use this information to determine when a house will be unoccupied. Research by

By | December 23rd, 2013|Categories: Gadget|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Consider what you share – cybercriminals could be watching

‘Pets beat partners’ for profile picture and screen saver space

Choosing a profile picture for a social media profile or a background for a smartphone can seem fraught with social pitfalls. Should I include my partner in the image? Can I switch to another image without my partner in it without causing strife? Am I upsetting a friend by failing to include them in my

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