Ed's Tech Notes: Walgreens New Drone Delivery, Amazon New Pay Option, Facebook Rumored RebrandToday in tech notes, a new way to pay without your wallet, a huge social media platform could get a rebrand, and a new drone delivery service is beginning test flights.
Facebook, Instagram Crashed For Several Hours Worldwide, Social Media Giant 'Apologizes For Inconvenience'Facebook, along with its Instagram and What's App platforms, have crashed.
Facebook Picks Des Plaines To Test New 'Neighborhoods' Feature, Taking On Popular Apps Like NextdoorFacebook seemingly wants to take over the world - one neighborhood at a time. It has a new product to take on the likes of popular apps like Nextdoor, and the Facebook plan is being tested in one Chicago suburb.
Facebook Hack 'Could Jeopardize My Job,' One Victim FearsA West Side woman says someone is using her face and name to run scams--from fake government assistance to listings for puppy sales.
Story Of Suburban Mom Being Hacked And Locked Out Of Facebook Resonates With Many Others Around Country Who've Had It HappenOur story on a local Facebook hacking victim touched a nerve with people across the country, and now they're telling us about their own struggles to regain access to their accounts.
As CPS Watchdog Investigates Dean's Homophobic Facebook Posts, Mayor Vows Review Of City's Social Media PolicyMayor Lori Lightfoot just promised to crack down on city employees and what they display on their personal platforms.
Suburban Mom's Facebook Was Hacked, And She Was Locked Out, Years Of Memories DisappearingThe social media giant would not help until Morning Insider Tim McNicholas got involved.
Chicago Facebook Mom's Group Embroiled In Israeli-Palestinian DisagreementWhat started as a Facebook group for moms trading tips has turned into a war of words.
Oak Lawn Woman Got Locked Out Of Her Facebook Business Account, And Even Facebook Can't Be Sure If The Email To Blame Was A ScamAn Oak Lawn woman said she was shut out of her company’s Facebook page – and even Facebook itself isn’t sure whether it’s a scam or not.
Facebook Group Reunites Owners With Stolen Or Carjacked Cars That Were Dumped In Englewood AlleyWe have told you about case after case of carjackings in Chicago over the past several months, and some victims have now been reunited with their cars.
'Frosted Donuts' In Tinley Park Celebrating Sweet Success After Nearly Shutting Down A Year AgoIt's been a year since the owner of a Tinley Park donut store thought she'd have to give up her dream and close up shop.
Facebook Apologizes For Removing Video Of Congresswoman Marie Newman Displaying Transgender Pride Flag"Supporting transgender Americans is NOT hate speech," Newman wrote in a Twitter post Thursday morning.
Cicero Paramedics, Retired Firefighter Sued Over Photo Of Dying Man Shot During Civil UnrestA woman whose brother was fatally shot during last summer’s unrest in suburban Chicago filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday alleging that two paramedics allowed a photo to be taken of the dying man, and that a retired fire department lieutenant posted it on Facebook along with a disparaging caption.
Pro-Trump Demonstration At Twitter Headquarters Appears To Be A Bust, Twitter Claims To Respect ‘People’s Right To Express Their Views’:A demonstration by supporters of President Donald Trump to protest his ban from the Twitter social media platform outside the company's San Francisco headquarters appeared to be a bust Monday morning.
Jason Nightengale, Man Police Say Killed 3 And Wounded 4 In Shooting Spree, Posted Disturbing Social Media Videos And Had Extensive RecordCBS 2 News has learned that Jason Nightengale, the man who police say killed three people and injured four on a shooting spree that spanned the city this weekend before he was shot dead by Evanston officers, has a criminal history spanning more than a decade.