Snapchat Confidentially Files for an IPO

Last October, researchers surveyed thousands of teenagers across America and found that Snapchat is the most popular social media app among teens beating Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. Several weeks later, Snap is confidentially working on...
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Study: Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Linked to Homicide Increase

A new study finds Florida's "Stand Your Ground" Law is linked to an increase in homicides. Following the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Florida's "Stand Your Ground" was thrown into the national spotlight. Now, researchers...
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Google To Start Banning Fake News Sites From Using Adsense

Google will soon ban websites that write fake news stories from using their advertising network. As critics assert Facebook's news feed prominently features news stories with false information, Google will begin banning websites from using...
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Over 400 Million Adult Friend Finder Accounts Hacked

Friend Finder Network, Inc. is an adult services company and was reportedly hacked last October affecting 400 million accounts, which makes it the largest security hack ever. The hack Friend Finder Network, Inc. has several different...
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Update: Lawmakers Call Facebook To Remove “Ethnic Affinities” Feature

Update: Facebook will ban advertisers from using "ethnic affinity" targeting. After a backlash by civil rights groups, Facebook users, Congressional Black Caucus and other U.S. lawmakers, Facebook has announced they will no longer allow users to...

How Google and YouTube Will Announce Election Day Results

Google announced that as soon as the election polls close in the United States election results will be displayed within search engine results. Users who search for "election results" will be able to see a detailed breakdown...
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Largest Supermoon in Nearly 70 Years Will Occur on November 14th

This month’s supermoon will be the largest in nearly 70 years. On November 14th, people will be able to see the moon extremely close-up, the result of the moon’s elliptical orbit and the position of...
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U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.9 Percent

An October employment report illustrates employers have been actively hiring causing the unemployment rate to decrease, which could mean a December interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve. There were 161,000 payroll jobs created last...