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Major tax services are sending your data to Meta and Google

A new report claims that Meta’s tracking Pixel has been used to collect your financial information when using popular tax filing services to send in your return. This is disturbing news for taxpayers that likely assumed these online tax services were keeping such information locked up securely. The types of data collected vary but are […]

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The Worst Twitter Policy Offenders Musk Is Giving Free Rein To

Donald Trump’s Twitter account was permabanned back in 2021 after the Jan. 6 insurrection. The company’s stated reasoning for the ban remains up and active, despite his account being reinstated in recent days.Photo: pcruciatti (Shutterstock) Last month, Gizmodo considered who could be the worst people to get their Twitter accounts back under new CEO Elon […]

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The Esports Winter is coming. Diversify to survive

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit Next 2022? All sessions are now available for viewing in our on-demand library. Click here to start watching. The esports winter is coming. Like many ad-supported businesses, esports organizations are preparing for the worst. Our GamesBeat Summit Next 2022 panel Navigating the Esports Winter all but confirms […]

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Current Refinance Rates on Nov. 23, 2022: Rate Drops

The average rate for a 15-year fixed-rate refinance advanced, while 30-year fixed refinance rates decreased. The average rate on 10-year fixed refinance didn’t fluctuate. Like mortgage rates, refinance rates fluctuate on a daily basis. With inflation at a 40-year high, the Federal Reserve has hiked the federal funds rate six times in 2022 to try […]

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How do noise-canceling headphones work?

Bose Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) is one of the top features shoppers look for in headsets but what is it exactly?  As the name suggests, ANC works to actively cancel out the ambient noise that interferes with what you hear from the headphones themselves. It can be great for locking in and blocking out.  Noise-canceling […]