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Smishing Is Seriously Growing As Scammers Update Their Tactics

Smishing certainly sounds silly and harmless but it has become a serious fraud risk that can rob a person's life savings in the blink of an eye. The word smishing combines SMS, the primary technical format for text messaging, and phishing. As in other phishing attacks, the criminals masquerade as...
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Practice How To Break Up Via Text The Right Way

Technology has change the way we live and communicate. It's also brought us a slew of new words that singles are aware of. Ghosting is breaking off a relationship by stopping all communication and contact with the partner without any apparent warning. Many times it's because the Ghoster doesn't...
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Using Your Phone In The Grocery Store is Making You Fat And Broke

Texting is a double-edged sword. While being a convenient and fun way to communicate with friends and family, it can be dangerous behind the wheel. Last week the Florida legislature approved a bill to make texting and driving a primary offense and if signed by Governor DeSantis, would become law...
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The Nuclear Option That Blocks All Spam Phone Calls

All estimates are that the spam call epidemic will only get worse. While we are wising up to robo calls of offering a lower credit card interrest rate, special court notices or whatever the pitchof the day, it is more of an annoyance of your phone ringing when you are in a meeting, making dinner of...
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Pure Evil: App Anonymously Texts Game Of Thrones Spoilers To Your Frenemies

No need to remind Game of Thrones fans of another new episode airs Sunday night (May 5), which should run for an hour and twenty minutes. For many running the gauntlet of avoiding spoilers as become epic until you get a chance to watch it yourself. However if you were waiting for a chance to get...
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Four Digital Rules For Loving Couples

On average, we check our smartphone about 46 times a day! That's so much time that it can seem our phones are a third party in the relationship between you and your sweetie! There are numerous reports that support the idea that putting your phone down is not only healthy for yourself but your...
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Sleep Texting Is A Real Thing And You May Be Doing It Without Knowing it

If you check your phone in the morning to see a text you don't remember sending, you are not alone. New research suggests that sleep texting is on the rise, especially in young people. Researchers took a look at a group of university students and found nearly 26% of them reported texting in their...
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Latest Banking Scam Is Pretty Convincing If You're Not Paying Attention

Scammers are relentless and are finding even more cunning ways to get their hands on your information. The latest one of the more convincing ones yet and it involves a combination of fake texts and cardless ATMs to steal thousands of dollars. The newest trend among that banks are offering to...
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Find Out Where To Vote With Help From Daryl Hall & John Oates

Unless you've taken advantage of early voting, Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day. If you are unfamiliar of where to go to cast your vote, Daryl Hall and John Oates want to help. Well, John Oates anyways. The band partnered with Twilio to create Getting Out the Voates, a Hall & Oates hotline...
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Safety Apps For Students Who Feel Unsafe While Walking Alone

With school back in session and the reality of the modern era is that our kids aren't as safe as we want them to be, especially when they are waking to and from class, the library or a friend’s house by themselves, it can add anxiety to know if your loved one is safe. Fortunately there are many...
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