KDKA's Shelby Cassesse reports on Instagram's decision to set "Like" counts to only show to the person who posted the photo.
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Reporter Update: Shelby Cassesse - Instagram Changes LikesKDKA's Shelby Cassesse reports on Instagram's decision to set "Like" counts to only show to the person who posted the photo.
Reporter Update: Bob Allen - High School Cell Phone BanA local school is banning cell phone use during the school day. KDKA's Bob Allen explains.
Reporter Update: Lindsay Ward - CybercrimeKDKA's Lindsay Ward reports on how people and businesses can protect themselves from cyber attacks.
Lindsay Ward - Reporter Update: Norwin Snapchat ConcernsA male Snapchat user is contacting grade school students, asking for nudes in exchange for money. KDKA's Lindsay Ward explains.
Officials Warn Apps, Social Media Can Help Predators Groom, Entice TeensThere are hundreds of apps that kids can easily download for free to post, snap, share and tweet, but advocates and law enforcement say often, kids share too much; KDKA's Kym Gable reports.
Law Enforcement, Advocates Warn Of Apps Putting Young Users In DangerThere are hundreds of apps that kids can easily download for free to post, snap, share and tweet, but advocates and law enforcement say often, kids share too much; KDKA's Kym Gable reports.
Your Pittsburgh: How To Make Your Pet An Insta CelebrityKDKA's David Highfield has a look back at a story on how you can make your pet in social media star!
Le'Veon Bell Sends Upside Down Tweets To FansAfter creating a buzz at a local fitness center last night, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell tweeted a message in upside down lettering to his Twitter account on Wednesday evening.
Gab CEO 'Horrified' Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect Was Using SiteMessages and posts from Robert Bowers appeared on his account on the website Gab.com. The site was taken down and now, the CEO is speaking publicly about Bowers; KDKA's Rick Dayton reports.
Lyft Launching 'Ditch Your Car Challenge' To PittsburghersLyft wants you to keep your car in park for a month, and it's willing to pay; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Butler County Enacts Social Media Policy For EmployeesButler County commissioners are adopting a policy to dictate how its 600 county employees use social media; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Pittsburgh Teen Explains How He Was Recruited By TerroristsParents try to steer kids away from pitfalls and guide them toward a positive circle of friends, never thinking that circle could include terrorists; KDKA's Pam Surano reports.
Trending Instagram Accounts Could Be Putting Teens In DangerMore than a billion people around the world use Instagram and it's especially popular with teens. However, some of the accounts that have been trending lately could be jeopardizing their safety; KDKA's David Highfield reports.
FBI: Number Of Sextortion Cases IncreasingThe FBI says it's seen an increase in the number of extortion attempts of a sexual nature, otherwise known as "sextortion;" KDKA's John Shumway reports.
Expert Offers Advice After Facebook Uncovers Fake AccountsA technology expert is offering advice after Facebook uncovered "sophisticated attempts" to influence the upcoming midterm elections.
People Using Payment App To Keep Tabs On Friends, Significant OthersVenmo is more than a helpful tool to send or receive payment; it is also a social network — with a public feed; KDKA's Heather Abraham reports.
Get Time Back In Your Day By Cleaning Up Your Digital WorldThere are some simple ways to clean your online world, which can help put more time back into your day; KDKA's Julie Grant reports.
Get Marty: Facebook Shuts Down Local Woman's PageWhat would you do if Facebook shut down your page? KDKA's Marty Griffin reports.
Offensive Instagram & Snapchat GIF Stirs Controversy During Gay Pride MonthInstagram and Snapchat are at the center of some controversy during Gay Pride Month; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Pittsburghers Weigh In On Snapchat's Controversial New FilterA new Snapchat filter is causing controversy; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Your Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Pets Become Social Media CelebritiesSome Pittsburgh pets are gaining lots of followers on Instagram; KDKA's David Highfield reports.
Zuckerberg Faces Grilling On Capitol HillFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress today; CBS's Angelica Alvarez reports.
Police Called Over ‘Crazy Person’ Talking To Self, Turns Out To Be KDKA Reporter On Facebook LiveA KDKA-TV reporter found herself on the opposite side of the law Thursday morning, thanks to social media.
Computer Science Expert Weighs In On Facebook Data ScandalWith the Facebook data scandal, users are left wondering what, if anything, can be done now? KDKA's Julie Grant reports.