By its very nature, the media has given even the most modest of users an overinflated sense of self-importance. It has turned the egotistical and self-absorbed athlete into an even larger bigger-than-life entity.
Social networks and big digital services are always tweaking their privacy settings, all in the name of helping you make better connections with people you know and don’t know.
Who’s watching you? What are they learning about you? And how can you turn it off?
The City Council held a hearing Wednesday on an Internet privacy bill that would ban employers from demanding access to the social media accounts of current or prospective employees.
Posting Facebook profiles of pets is just a cute novelty for some people, but for others, it can be an important safety precaution.
The next time you’re invited to a wedding, check the invitation, because you may be asked to leave your phone at the door or be expected to help document the big day.
How’s this for a status update? Your Facebook friends may affect your eligibility for a loan with certain companies.
Social media has become an integral part of our lives — but what you put on sites like Facebook and Twitter could get you fired.
Social media has become a sort of diary, minus the lock and key, now many people are having regrets about things that they have posted and shared with the world.
A man has been charged with making a terroristic threat, after police allegedly found threatening messages on his Facebook account linked to the trial of George Zimmerman
Call it a sign of the times. Police officers with the 44th Precinct — an area that includes the south Bronx and Yankee Stadium — are turning to the Internet to help fight crime.
As we reported yesterday, there was happy ending after a man with cerebral palsy had his wheelchair stolen by two 14-year-old boys who rode it around Flower Hill, Long Island and then left it when the battery went dead. Now the man who recovered it is speaking out.
Andrea Syrtash, relationship expert and c0-author of It’s Okay To Sleep With Him On The First Date And Every Other Rule Of Dating Debunked, stopped by The Couch to weigh in on the effect of the Internet in the world of dating.
The superintendent for the West Islip school district said 12 students used Facebook to cheat on their biology homework and exam.
If you’re a social media junkie, you and a few million others know what Tumblr is. If not, you might be wondering why Yahoo! would pay a king’s ransom for it.