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Study: Excessive Use Of Facebook Can Lead To Infidelity

Excessive use of the social-media website Facebook can cause major problems in relationships, according to a recent study.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2014

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New App For Your Nightlife: OC’s Own Nightmade

The night is young, you’re ready to hit the town, but where to go, how’s the scene and who’s there now? Maybe you don’t have to be clairvoyant or have friends in every bar to […]

CBS Los Angeles–09/27/2012


Digital Parenting Expert Hilary DeCesare Talks About Cyber Bulling

Digital Parenting Expert and CEO of Hilary DeCesare stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to discuss cyber bulling, teenage text etiquette, and how parents can decode new terms! is a safe social networking site for kids.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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More Women Using Social Networking Site Pinterest To Feed Eating Disorders

It’s one of the most popular and fastest growing social networking sites online but some women are using Pinterest to feed their eating disorders.



Pinterest Among Fastest Growing Social Media Sites Among Women

It’s being called “Facebook on steroids”. The hot new social media site called Pinterest already has millions of users.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2012

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FBI Responding To Growing Number Of Online Stalking Complaints

Online stalking is a disturbing new trend that has prompted the FBI to beef up their cyber crimes unit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/21/2012

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Ready Or Not, You’re Getting Facebook ‘Timeline’

You’ll soon be forced to use a new profile page design — better known as the Timeline — on Facebook.


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Police: Sexual Assault Suspect Lured Girl He Met On Social Networking Site

San Bernardino police are searching for a man they believe sexually assaulted an underage girl he met online.


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Police: Twitter Checkpoint Alerts Are A-OK

Law enforcement agencies in Los Angeles County are teaming up to crack down on drunk driving during the holiday season. The “Avoid 100” safety campaign has police setting up checkpoints all over LA during the last two weeks of December.


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Facebook To Organize Friends In ‘Smart Lists’

Facebook will start organizing users’ friends into smaller groups to make it easier to share photos, posts and links.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2011

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Social Network-Directed Film Shows Audience ‘Much Smarter’ Than Expected

A veteran Hollywood director offers audience participation to the Internet generation with a new “social” film called “Inside”.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/05/2011

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Facebook, Time Warner Announce Anti-Bullying Partnership

Facebook and Time Warner are ganging up on bullies to address a problem that torments millions of children and young adults.


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Google Unveils Latest Social Networking Feat

Online search leader Google is taking yet another stab at social networking, this time with a project it calls Google+.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/28/2011

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News Corp. Looking To Sell MySpace This Week

News Corp. is aiming to sell its struggling social network site MySpace this week, but it hasn’t selected from among several buyers yet. That’s according to a person familiar with the matter.


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Facebook, Google: ‘Plain Language’ Privacy Settings Unconstitutional

A letter from Facebook and other firms calls SB 242 “unnecessary,” claiming that the bill would not only hinder growth in the state’s tech sector, but that it may potentially violate First Amendment rights.