How To Hide Facebook From Your Boss

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So you’re at work or at your internship and you want to check Facebook because lets face it you’re a junky. But what happens if your boss catches you! Hmm… what ever shall you do? Well, we have the answer. Well we personally don’t, BUT lucky for you we’ve found some brilliant and sneaky people who do. The great people at HardlyWork.in have created a way for you to check Facebook like… Read More

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Facebook Returns to Its College Roots With ‘Groups for Schools’

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There was once a time when only college students with an .edu email address could have a Facebook account. I know crazy right? However, now that your mom spends all her spare time playing Words With Friends and Farmville through Facebook, it’s hard to recall that it used to be the place to connect with your college community. Lucky for us the social media behemoth is headed back to its campus roots… Read More

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How To Force a Friendship on Facebook in 3 Easy Steps

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We’ve all been there: you desperately want to look at someone’s Facebook profile, but whatever you do, they won’t accept your friend request. Worry no longer, because with some trickery you can force anyone to be your friend. Ars Technica reports how Brazilian researcher Nelson Novaes Neto set out to convince a tough target — a Web security expert he called “SecGirl” — to accept his friendship using social engineering. It worked,… Read More

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Time on Facebook (kind of) helps your GPA

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Facebook might not be to blame for that C you got in economics, a new study published last week finds. The survey of 1,839 undergraduates found no real evidence to support the popular belief that spending time on Facebook hurts student’s grades.

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Putting your best Facebook forward

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THE QUESTION COMES UP ALL THE TIME AMONG COLLEGE AND GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICANTS: Are admissions officers looking at me online? Followed by: “Do I need to ‘clean up’ my Facebook profile and Twitter feeds before applying to college, and if so, how?Might I be denied or accepted based on my online life?

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How to Ensure That Your Profile Pic is Stalk-Worthy

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Your profile picture is the first thing that any random stranger stalker on the internet sees when he types in “Penelope Custard,” so it had better be good. And GOOD IT CAN BE.  In order to determine where your current profile picture stands on the cuteness scale, simply admire these incredibly realistic drawings that I did by staring at my friends’ facebook pages all day.  It’s not creepy because it’s for the… Read More

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