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‘That was your wife’s friend testing you’: Husband receives ‘spam’ sexts in viral TikTok

'Smart Man.'

On Mar 16, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

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AT&T customers say they’re receiving an onslaught of spam texts

Complaints have skyrocketed in recent weeks.

On Sep 22, 2021 by Claire Goforth

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Bitcoin, porn, and more: Telegram has become a spam magnet

The far-right haven is littered with bitcoin ads, work-from-home claims, and porn spam.

On May 27, 2021 by Claire Goforth

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Turning Point spam network shut down by Facebook, Twitter

The conservative organization is accused of secretly paying teenagers to spread pro-Trump content.

On Sep 17, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Joey Salads permanently suspended by Twitter

The conservative YouTube prankster says he will file a lawsuit against Twitter if it doesn't reinstate his account.

On May 12, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Facebook just purged a massive network of fake pro-Trump accounts

Many of the fake accounts used AI-generated faces for their profile pictures.

On Dec 20, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Is this the end of the Instagram’s follow-unfollow trick?

Blocked from liking accounts? You're not alone.

On Nov 1, 2019 by Brooke Sjoberg

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How to do a reverse phone number lookup without paying a dime

Don't get scammed by paying sketchy services.

On Jun 12, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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Facebook is sending spam texts to people who use two-factor authentication

Don't reply, or your message will get posted to your profile.

On Feb 15, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

We fact-checked FCC commissioner Ajit Pai's 'facts' on net neutrality

1 million net neutrality comments came from Pornhub email addresses

Pornhub has only 55 employees...

On Jan 23, 2018 by David Gilmour

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Facebook will punish users who post ‘engagement bait’

The changes will take effect in the coming weeks.

On Dec 18, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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Arrests in Thailand offer rare look at the strange operation of ‘click farms’

Nearly 350,000 SIM cards and 474 iPhones were used to spam WeChat.

On Jun 13, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

Throttle Pro

Blast spam away for good with this efficient browser extension

Get complete control over what gets into your email.

On May 8, 2017 by The Daily Dot Bazaar

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What is Trash Dove, and can Facebook do anything to stop it?

The purple bird is infesting comment pages everywhere.

On Feb 14, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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Apple’s working on a fix for that annoying spam calendar bug

Apple's aware of the latest iOS bug, which lets spammers insert events into your calendar.

On Dec 1, 2016 by Christina Bonnington