According to the FBI’s internet crime report, complaints rose 69% from 2019 to 2020. Money loss jumped around $700 million, from $3.5 billion to $4.2 billion.
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Working From Home Is Exposing Us To Another Type Of Virus: CybercrimeAccording to the FBI’s internet crime report, complaints rose 69% from 2019 to 2020. Money loss jumped around $700 million, from $3.5 billion to $4.2 billion.
Find Out If You Suffer From 'Zoom Fatigue' And How To Prevent ItStanford professor Jeff Hancock helped research and identify the major factors of Zoom fatigue. He said excessive amounts of eye contact for long periods of time can make people feel more tired than usual.
Some North Texas Seniors Get Their First SmartphonesErin Jones reports on the group of Bedford seniors.
Dallas Police Department To Implement Tracking System Aimed At Identifying Potential Officer Misconduct“The goal is to be able to identify problematic behaviors and correct them before they become an issue,” said Dallas Police Lt. Stephen Williams in an email.
Federal Regulators Accuse Zoom Of Misleading Users About SecurityOn Monday, Nov. 9, the Federal Trade Commission said it is putting the brakes on some of Zoom's practices.
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Texas Wesleyan Offering Scholarships For Online GamersTexas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth is one of more than 200 colleges in the country that offers scholarships for online gaming. And director Eugene Frier says their program is built to make sure students have the tools they need to succeed.
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Some Coronavirus Patients Using App-Based Monitoring System While Recovering At HomeMore than 15,000 COVID-19 patients have used the monitoring app to help with treating their illness at home.
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Hacker Sends Threatening Messages To Plano ISD Student During Online Lesson: 'I Didn't Expect That To Happen'Cyber security experts say these types of hacks will keep happening with so many schools forced to make a quick transition to full e-learning this year.
Many Texas Students Head To Class Online Without Reliable Internet ConnectionAt 42%, Dallas has the worst connection rate among the ten largest cities in the country.
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Dallas Tech Firm Helps Connect Loved Ones VirtuallyWhen Covid-19 prevents face-to-face interaction, video is the second best thing. Dallas-based technology company OneDay takes families inside of senior living centers, virtually.
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Dallas Museum Of Art Offering Virtual Art Summer CampsDallas Museum Of Art Offering Virtual Art Summer Camps
Pandemic Has Changed How Many Receive Health Care From DoctorsPatients are connecting via telehealth visits on their phone or computer to reduce risk of being around sick people at a doctor's office.
Governor Temporarily Approves Expansion Of TelemedicineGovernor Abbott expanded telemedicine to include telephone calls to new patients for diagnosis, treatment, ordering of tests and prescribing for all conditions.
Ones For Texas: Arlington Church Having Virtual Easter Egg Hunt That Everyone Can JoinA church in Arlington is having a virtual Easter egg hunt that everyone can join. Go to www.tatesprings.com/minecraft to register.
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