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If You Can’t Sleep, You May Want to Blame Your Cell Phone

While the technological advancements of the Smartphone might be helping you keep your busy life somewhat organized, new research suggests that it might actually be putting it in disarray by causing you to lose sleep.

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Would You Get a Root Canal Before You’d Give Up Facebook?

People who love social media really love it — and a new poll shows just what they’d be willing to do before they’d consider giving it up.

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Don’t Have a Lot of Twitter Followers? You Probably Like President Obama

During the last race for the White House in 2008, Barack Obama got many of his campaign donations from people who gave small amounts — but since there were a lot of them, they quickly added up to a substantial sum.

As this year’s presidential campaign heats up, there’s a similar narrative — only this time it involves overall influence, and it’s playing out on Twitter.

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Do You Feel ‘Phantom’ Phone Vibrations? [POLL]

As our cell phones evolve to perform more and more functions, we become more and more tethered to the devices.

In fact, our phones have become so much a part of us that the majority of people report feeling ‘phantom’ phone vibrations during times in which nobody is actually trying to contact them.

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FBI Warns Thousands Could Lose Internet Access Monday – Here’s How to Stay Online

So this whole thing sounds a little like something from a high-stakes cyber crime movie.

Apparently back in November the FBI brought down a ring of hackers in a move deemed “Operation Ghost Click.” The hackers h

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Could a Video Resume Be Your Ticket to a New Job?

If you’re having trouble finding a job, maybe it’s your resume. And that could mean it’s time to take drastic measures — like ditching the standard format and trying a video resume instead.

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Warning to Parents! Your Kids Might Be Hiding What They’re Really Up to Online

It’s no secret that our children are more adept at using technology than we are, but a new survey by computer security company McAfee suggests their using their skills to be sneaky.

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How Dangerous Is It to Be a ‘Smartphonatic’?

People who’ve changed their shopping, banking and payment behaviors after getting a smartphone — dubbed “smartphonatics” — are changing the way we work, play and manage our money.

But are the devices themselves making us less civilized?

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