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Facebook privacy changes coming

facebook privacy

Facebook privacy changes coming

The US Federal Trade Commission is aiming to prevent Facebook from deceiving users.

Change your Facebook password

You need to change your Facebook password

Change your Facebook password

Facebook has admitted to leaving the passwords of up to 600 million users readable to ...

Delete yourself from the internet

How to delete yourself from the internet

Delete yourself from the internet

Fear not: erasing yourself from the internet is possible.

How to unsend Facebook messages

How to unsend Facebook messages

How to unsend Facebook messages

The new unsend feature allows you to remove any message sent within 10 minutes.

What happens in an internet minute?

What happens in an internet minute?

What happens in an internet minute?

Have you ever wondered what happens in just one internet minute?

November 2018 Technology Update

November 2018 Technology Update – What you need to know

November 2018 Technology Update

Drew takes you through some of the changes going on in the world of technology.

Facebook accounts hacked

Facebook accounts hacked

Facebook accounts hacked

The details of 50 million Facebook accounts were hacked last month.

Blocking annoying relatives

Blocking annoying relatives

Blocking annoying relatives

Block social media comments and emails from a family member without offending them.

Apple to stop Facebook tracking

Apple to stop Facebook tracking

Apple to stop Facebook tracking

Facebook’s ability to automatically track web users comes under attack.

Scam costing Australians thousands

Scam costing Australians thousands

Scam costing Australians thousands

This clever scam has already stolen millions from unsuspecting Americans and is now targeting Australians ...

Facebook cheat sheet

Facebook cheat sheet

Facebook cheat sheet

Waste your time more efficiently with our Facebook cheat sheet.

Strangers pay pensioner's rent

Elderly renter finds Facebook group is a friend indeed

Strangers pay pensioner's rent

Rental manager driven to help elderly tenant reclaim pension and pay back debt.

Did Facebook record your calls?

Did Facebook record your conversations?

Did Facebook record your calls?

Facebook has been keeping records of your smartphone activity for years.

Facebook data breach hits millions

Facebook data breach hits millions

Facebook data breach hits millions

Alleged data breach affecting 50 million people the largest in Facebook’s history.

Saying no to Facebook’s new feature

Saying no to Facebook’s new feature

Saying no to Facebook’s new feature

Greg wants to know how to disable the new compulsory Facebook feature.

Make Facebook’s app less intrusive

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Make Facebook’s app less intrusive

A few simple ways to make the Facebook app less intrusive.

Take control of your Facebook feed

Facebook tips: take control of your Facebook feed

Take control of your Facebook feed

Are you sick of only seeing what Facebook wants you to see?

Keep your Facebook account secure

Keep your Facebook account secure

Keep your Facebook account secure

Follow our helpful hints on how to keep your Facebook account secure.

How to turn off your spying tech

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How to turn off your spying tech

Four everyday technologies that are spying on you, and how to turn them off.

How to turn off Facebook emails

Email inbox is full of unnecessary email notifications from facebook

How to turn off Facebook emails

Declutter your inbox by disabling unnecessary Facebook notification emails.

Man found guilty for 'liking' posts

Man found guilty of 'liking' posts

Man found guilty for 'liking' posts

A Facebook user has been convicted of defamation for 'liking' a post.

Is your Facebook being hacked?

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Is your Facebook being hacked?

If you’re worried someone else has access to your Facebook, try this.

Five things never to post online

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Five things never to post online

Sharing may be caring, but not when it’s done online.

Facebook to filter fake news

Facebook and Google launch new tools to filter fake news

Facebook to filter fake news

We may soon be seeing less ‘fake news’.

Facebook’s new ‘Discover’ feature

Facebook’s new ‘Discover’ feature

Facebook’s new ‘Discover’ feature

The feature allows you to discover users who live nearby or attend the same events.

ATO stalking your social media

The Australian Tax Office is stalking your Facebook posts

ATO stalking your social media

Government departments, such as the ATO, are looking at your social media posts.

Share your day

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Share your day

The best features of apps are often uncovered by mistake.

Do you believe everything you read?

Do you believe everything you read?

Do you believe everything you read?

Are you falling for fake news reports on social media?

Are your devices spying on you?

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Are your devices spying on you?

While we all enjoy modern technology; the monitoring these devices perform is another story.

How Facebook is stalking you

Magnifying glass held over Facebook phone app

How Facebook is stalking you

Find out how to stop Facebook snooping around too much.

Hidden FB Messenger tricks

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Hidden FB Messenger tricks

Five fun and functional tricks that you didn’t know FB Messenger had.

Should you post that comment?

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Should you post that comment?

What should you consider before posting a comment online?

Got something to sell? Try Facebook

selling online usine facebook marketplace

Got something to sell? Try Facebook

Facebook is now taking on eBay and Gumtree with its own Marketplace.

How to make friends and keep them

Learn how to make friends (and keep them)

How to make friends and keep them

Once you’ve made new friends, it’s important to know how to keep them.

Are you only alive on Facebook?

Are you only alive on Facebook?

Are you only alive on Facebook?

How often is too often to change your profile photo on Facebook?

How to make Facebook group chats

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How to make Facebook group chats

Find out how you can chat with a group of your Facebook friends in one ...

Beginner’s guide to Facebook pages

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Beginner’s guide to Facebook pages

Facebook pages are convenient for keeping up to date with your favourite interests.

Are you addicted to Facebook?

Woman slouched at desk at night on Facebook

Are you addicted to Facebook?

Have you ever wondered if you’re addicted to Facebook? Why not find out?

Posting iPhone photos on Facebook

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Posting iPhone photos on Facebook

Here are two simple ways upload photos to Facebook from your Apple devices.

Top tech habits you should break

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Top tech habits you should break

Breaking these few bad tech habits will help keep you safe online.

Enhance your retirement with social media

Enhance your retirement with social media

Enhance your retirement with social media

More and more older Australians are using social media to enhance their retirement.

How to stop Centrelink tracking you

How to stop Centrelink tracking you on social media

How to stop Centrelink tracking you

Drew explains how to boost your privacy settings on social media.

Facebook fun with YourLifeChoices

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Facebook fun with YourLifeChoices

Here are the crème de la crème of our Facebook posts, as chosen by you.

Disable Facebook's video auto-play

Turn off Facebook video auto-play

Disable Facebook's video auto-play

This Facebook feature might be chewing through your internet data.

Facebook to help you ditch your ex

Facebook to help you ditch your ex

Facebook to help you ditch your ex

Facebook has plans to help you to obliterate your ex from your social media.

Facebook used to spread the word

Facebook used to spread the word

Facebook used to spread the word

Facebook activated its Safety Check tool to help those affected by the Paris attacks.

MS sufferer’s car park outrage

MS sufferer’s car park outrage

MS sufferer’s car park outrage

A lady with MS has taken to Facebook to defend her right to park in ...

Facebook’s feature for travellers

Facebook’s feature for travellers

Facebook’s feature for travellers

Facebook’s new Safety Check feature is a helpful tool to use when major disasters strike.

Five handy Facebook features

Five handy Facebook features

Five handy Facebook features

Improve your Facebook experience with these handy little-known features.

‘Haha’ is the new ‘lol’

‘Haha’ is the new ‘lol’

‘Haha’ is the new ‘lol’

‘Haha’ is now the most popular, pushing ‘lol’ from its perch.

Would you be happier without Facebook?

Would you be happier without Facebook?

Would you be happier without Facebook?

The Happiness Research Institute in Denmark decided to put this question to the test.

Starting out on social media

Starting out on social media

Starting out on social media

With which social media websites should you sign up?

Hotel bans cyclists wearing Lycra

Hotel bans cyclists wearing Lycra

Hotel bans cyclists wearing Lycra

Perth hotel with “no-Lycra policy” says it was a misunderstanding.

Four hidden Facebook features

Four hidden Facebook features

Four hidden Facebook features

Facebook has plenty of hidden or unknown features.

Keep in touch while away

Keep in touch while away

Keep in touch while away

Keep in touch via social media while away over the Christmas period.

Facebook selling your data to banks

Facebook selling your data to banks

Facebook selling your data to banks

Mastercard has started mining Facebook users’ behaviour information to sell on to banks.

How to share a Facebook page

How to share a Facebook page

How to share a Facebook page

Did you know you can share your favourite Facebook pages with your friends?

How to review a Facebook page

How to review a Facebook page

How to review a Facebook page

Find out how to review your favourite Facebook pages with this quick and easy tutorial.

Facebook's most invasive feature

Facebook's most invasive feature

Facebook's most invasive feature

Facebook’s newest feature has users up in arms again, concerned for their privacy.

Facebook makes privacy changes

Facebook makes privacy changes

Facebook makes privacy changes

This update marks an unexpected change in the company’s direction.

Facebook hashtag faux pas

Facebook hashtag faux pas

Facebook hashtag faux pas

A recent embarrassing hashtag ‘scandal’ gave Debbie’s friend a seriously red face.

Join the Facebook cruise community

Join the Facebook cruise community

Join the Facebook cruise community

Do you have a cruising question, or want to write about your experiences on a ...

Facebook video scams

Facebook video scams

Facebook video scams

Don’t fall victim to this video scam.

Your Facebook Look Back video

Your Facebook Look Back video

Your Facebook Look Back video

To celebrate its 10th birthday, Facebook has introduced a personalised Look Back video.

Don’t miss friends Facebook posts

Don’t miss friends Facebook posts

Don’t miss friends Facebook posts

Drew explains how to prevent Facebook from not showing you friends’ posts.

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook was launched 10 years ago today.

Unfriend notifications on Facebook

Unfriend notifications on Facebook

Unfriend notifications on Facebook

Get notifications via email every time someone unfriends you on Facebook.

Three tech-savvy ways to pay tribute

Three tech-savvy ways to pay tribute

Three tech-savvy ways to pay tribute

Here are three ideas to get your creative muscles working.

Top 10 most popular passwords

Top 10 most popular passwords

Top 10 most popular passwords

Is your password one of the most common?

Getting started with Bitstrips

Getting started with Bitstrips

Getting started with Bitstrips

Create one-panel digital cartoons with your friends on Facebook through Bitstrips.

Facebook implements edit feature

Facebook implements edit feature

Facebook implements edit feature

Facebook users are now able to edit their status updates.

Government data requests increase

Government data requests increase

Government data requests increase

Should you be worried about the government snooping through your emails?

New Facebook shared photo albums

New Facebook shared photo albums

New Facebook shared photo albums

Facebook’s newest feature will allow users to contribute to a shared photo album.

Spotting Facebook scams

Spotting Facebook scams

Spotting Facebook scams

With more than one billion users, scams are beginning to flood the network.

How to tag on Facebook

How to tag on Facebook

How to tag on Facebook

Learn what a tag is, why you would use one and how to tag your ...

Facebook Trusted Contacts

Facebook Trusted Contacts

Facebook Trusted Contacts

‘Trusted Contacts’ will allow for fast Facebook account recovery.

Prevent Facebook photo tagging

Prevent Facebook photo tagging

Prevent Facebook photo tagging

There is nothing worse than a friend uploading an unflattering photo of you to Facebook

Facebook lists

Facebook lists

Facebook lists

A new feature added earlier this week, Facebook has responded to the Google+ threat ...

Facebook Groups

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Facebook Groups

Facebook Groups are designed to be used as a meeting ...

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

There are many facets to Facebook which are fun, social and actually somewhat addictive. ...

Abuse over taking Koran oath

Abuse over taking Koran oath

Abuse over taking Koran oath

Australia’s first Muslim frontbencher has been sworn into his position with a Koran

Facebook after death

Facebook after death

Facebook after death

With aproximately 140,000 registered deaths in Australia last year and more than half the ...

Facebook adds Interest Lists

Facebook adds Interest Lists

Facebook adds Interest Lists

The best feature inclusion since the ‘Like’ button

Hashtags coming to Facebook

Hashtags coming to Facebook

Hashtags coming to Facebook

If you believe the rumour mill, hashtags are just around the corner.

How to video chat

How to video chat

How to video chat

Drew explains how to lower your communication costs by using video chat

Advertisers on Facebook leverage your name

Advertisers on Facebook leverage your name

Advertisers on Facebook leverage your name

Drew explains how advertisers on Facebook are using your name to promote their brands

Facebook adds search function

Facebook adds search function

Facebook adds search function

Facebook has added the first phase of its ‘Graph Search’ function

Facebook photo privacy concerns

Facebook photo privacy concerns

Facebook photo privacy concerns

Internet security experts extremely concerned about the privacy of Facebook users

Connecting through communication

Connecting through communication

Connecting through communication

Catching up with people and keeping in touch can be difficult and time consuming, ...

Deactivating your Facebook account

Deactivating your Facebook account

Deactivating your Facebook account

Drew explains how to deactivate a Facebook account in a matter of minutes

Social media – force for good or evil?

Social media – force for good or evil?

Social media – force for good or evil?

Yesterday saw an escalation of the power of social media in two different, but related ...

Help fix my Facebook woes

Help fix my Facebook woes

Help fix my Facebook woes

Christine has followed Drew’s defragging advice, but Facebook is playing up on her Mac. Can ...

Social solutions for singles

Social solutions for singles

Social solutions for singles

Whether you find yourself suddenly single or have been enjoying your own company for ...

Notifications from friends

Facebook, notifications, updates, status updates, friends

Notifications from friends

If you have a Facebook page, you know how long it can take to ...

Jailed for Facebook

Facebook, jail, social media, Sydney, Australia

Jailed for Facebook

A Sydney man has been jailed after posting nude photos of his ex-girlfriend on Facebook.

Memorialise me

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Memorialise me

We live in an ever changing world and meeting new friends has evolved from ...

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

If you want to know what Google + is and how to use ...

Facebook folly

Facebook, social media, online privacy

Facebook folly

Be careful what you type. We are constantly hearing stories ...

How to untag Facebook photos

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How to untag Facebook photos

Most Facebook users would agree that the site is a great way to share ...

Breastfeeding photos banned from Facebook

Breastfeeding, Facebook, Ban, South Australian Minister for Status of Women Gail Gago, Accounts, Deactivated, News, 375 Users

Breastfeeding photos banned from Facebook

At least 375 Facebook users have had their Facebook accounts temporarily de-activated for uploading ...

Focus on the important matters

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Focus on the important matters

The South Australian Minister for the Status of Women, Gail Gago, commented earlier this ...

Big change to Facebook

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Big change to Facebook

Facebook is currently undergoing one of the biggest changes in its history. The introduction ...

Make the most of Timeline

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Make the most of Timeline

Facebook Timeline will soon be compulsory for all users of the popular social networking ...

Social Media Revolution

Social Media Revolution

Social Media Revolution

Did you know that social media has overtaken pornography as the number one activity on the internet, or that one in eight couples in Americamet online? This four minute video, Social Media Revolution , is full of these kinds of fascinating facts.

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