1. DemoWhip

    Facebook now says up to 87 million users' data improperly shared

    Facebook now says up to 87 million users' data improperly shared By Lucien Bruggeman ==================================================== Are YOU on Facebook? If so, it behooves you to read up on this!
  2. johnflesh

    Facebook Surveys Users Over Adult/Child Contact, Extremism Once again, the man-child Zuckerberg shows us all his talented ability to tap the pulse of everyday users. "Should adults be able to ask for pics from kids.." Of course the survey was removed as "a mistake"...
  3. Southern Dad

    Alexa has literally lost her voice as users report outages and unresponsiveness

    About an hour ago, the podcast that I was listening to here via Alexa suddenly stopped. Asking Alexa to continue did not work. I asked Alexa to turn on my fan, she did not. I asked Alexa the time, she didn't know. Is this what happens when our virtual assistants disappear? Is she on strike...
  4. Chief

    A mysterious syndrome in which marijuana users get violently ill is starting to worry I'm still against legalization. For decriminalization, but against legalization. Pot use is dangerous, imo, and...
  5. WisconsinCheeseNip

    Pay-TV Users Are Bailing Faster Than Ever, Clouding Media Stocks

    "Major pay-TV operators lost 1.4 million subscribers last year, according to Bloomberg Intelligence." "Cable, satellite providers lose half a million subscribers" - Bloomberg By Paul Barbagallo and Gerry Smith "U.S. cable and satellite-TV providers suffered their worst first quarter...
  6. jacobfitcher

    Wheelchair users dragged away from McConnell’s office for protesting health care bill

    Activists in wheelchairs protesting the Senate’s newly-released health care bill were arrested and dragged from outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office on Thursday. The incident occurred after about 60 members of ADAPT, a U.S. disability rights organization with fierce...
  7. DemoWhip

    Windows 7 Users Hit the Hardest by WannaCry Ransomware

    Those Windows 7 users should be more careful and upgrade their system's defenses in order to protect against this stuff in the future or even in the near future! Kinda' makes you WannaCry! ---------------------------------------- Windows 7 Users Hit the Hardest by WannaCry Ransomware...
  8. DemoWhip

    NSA’s Windows Hacking Tools Leaked, Millions of Users Exposed Updated

    Here's more news that should be of great interest to all computer users! ---------------------------------------- NSA?s Windows Hacking Tools Leaked, Millions of Users Exposed - Updated By Bogdan Popa
  9. Friday13

    How Russia hacked 500 million Yahoo Users

    Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users
  10. Spookycolt

    Tesla will charge users a fee if they park too long at a Supercharger

    Yet another reason to go electric, so someone can dictate what you do in your car. Tesla will charge users a fee if they park too long at a Supercharger
  11. cpicturetaker12

    Internet users: "Most disgusting human on earth", REPULSED by Trump's pre-debate...

    Most disgusting human being on earth’: Internet users repulsed by Trump’s pre-debate presser DAVID FERGUSON 09 OCT 2016 AT 20:44 ET Republican presidential nominee makes campaign stop in flood-ravaged Louisiana (Screen capture) With an hour to go before the second presidential debate...
  12. BDBoop

    P*rn Giant Bans North Carolina Users Because Of Anti-LGBT Law

    P*rn Site Bans North Carolina Users Due To State's Anti-LGBT Laws We are appalled by the recent events that have transpired in North Carolina. We have spent the last 50 years fighting for equality for everyone and these laws are discriminatory which does not tolerate. As of today...
  13. Crusher

    Microsoft Created a Twitter Bot to Learn From Users. It Quickly Became a Racist Jerk.

    Microsoft set out to learn about “conversational understanding” by creating a bot designed to have automated discussions with Twitter users, mimicking the language they use. What could go wrong? If you guessed, “It will probably become really racist,” you’ve clearly spent time on the...
  14. C

    Viagra users to Swear Fidelity on Bible

    those American Christians are at it again..... Kentucky Bill Would Require Men Seeking Viagra to Swear Fidelity on Bible Melissa Chan The bill is symbolic A Kentucky lawmaker has introduced a bill that would require men who are seeking erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra to be...
  15. P

    800,000 Users Received Wrong Tax Information

    The federal government sent incorrect tax information to about 800,000 people who purchased health insurance last year through and asked them to delay filing their returns, Obama administration officials said Friday. 800,000 users received wrong tax information -...
  16. J

    Teen cannabis users have less chances to success

    Here we have some stats about marijuana users among teenagers. Teenagers under 17 who use cannabis daily are 60 percent less likely to complete high school or get a degree than peers who have never taken the drug, researchers said on Wednesday. They are also nearly seven times likelier to...
  17. meridian5455

    New gender options for Facebook users

    MENLO PARK, Calif.—You don't have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them. Facebook said the changes...
  18. bajisima

    Court rules Yelp must identify real names of users

    A court has ruled that the popular website Yelp must use the real names of reviewers that bashed businesses. How does everyone feel about this? I have used Yelp quite a bit and don't take the reviews as gospel but rather a guide. Will this prevent people from giving reviews at all? Court...
  19. chip

    Welcome to the Political Hotwire community!

    Please post up a new topic with a little information about yourself so we can get to know you! :)
  20. nonsqtr

    heroin users are getting anthrax all over Europe

    This one is interesting, I came across this while answering a post in another thread. It appears that lately, within the past couple of months, European intravenous heroin users have been mysteriously contracting anthrax. legalize heroin. - Twelfth European Heroin User Diagnosed with Anthrax...