Top 10 Consumer Complaints
The FTC just released its annual list of consumer complaints received. The top two complaint categories: debt collection and imposter scams. Here is their full report broken down by state.
How to Disable a Snooping TV
With the recent disclosure that investigative agencies may have developed the ability to spy on people through their television sets, some people may be freaked out. Here are instructions from Consumer Reports on how to turn off potential snooping features of your (too) smart television.
30 Novel Uses for Baby Oil
Who knew you could use baby oil for a whole host of things unrelated to babies! You can remove makeup, ear wax buildup, price stickers, and even paint. Here are a couple of dozen more novel uses.
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Mouse Print* -- Fake News Fakes Out Bing's News Search
Consumer World finds the consumer stories it features every week primary by searching through thousands of news stories each week on Google News and Bing News. Lately, however, the consumer stories found on Bing News have not all been legitimate stories. Rather, they have been fake consumer news or sites openly peddling prescription drugs and other potions.
That story is in Mouse Print* this week.
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