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Walmart is suing Tesla over fires at stores with solar panels
The retail giant says millions in damages were caused by fires at seven stores.
The best and safest torrenting sites you should be using in 2019
With a proliferation of streaming services out there, some are turning back to torrenting.
Why does everyone keep falling for that Instagram and Facebook hoax?
The fake claim has been circulating for years and continues to fool internet users.
A bunch of celebrities fell for that viral Instagram hoax
At least Trevor Noah had a good response to it.
Up to 20 states are banding together to probe Facebook, Google
A states probe would come shortly after a federal investigation was announced.
How to make sure you have access to every Instagram filter
Thought you were working with all of Instagram's filters? Think again.
1 million ‘anonymous’ users of popular porn site exposed in breach
Users are urged to immediately change their usernames and emails on the site.
Everything you need to know about the Facebook conservative bias report
The report was not well-received on Twitter.
Facebook is finally rolling out its clear history tool
The new tool will be available in Ireland, South Korea, and Spain initially.
Going broke over the App Store? Here’s how to turn off in-app purchases
The lure of Candy Cash can be strong. Save yourself a few bucks and just go ahead and turn off the temptation.
People are transfixed by a TikTok cat dancing along to ‘Mr. Sandman’
'This is the best TikTok I've ever seen in my entire LIFE.'
Anti-abortion centers are getting around Google’s misinformation policy
Google's policy only works for specific keyword searches.
Twitter, Facebook remove Chinese accounts spreading Hong Kong misinformation
The social media giants made announcements around the same time.
The CDC is investigating cases of severe lung damage linked to vaping
The CDC points to 94 cases in 14 states between late June and mid August.
Facebook-branded coffee shops are coming
Patrons will be encouraged to run a privacy checkup on their account.