It’s the run up to Christmas and at the time of writing it’s only about 10 weeks until the big day. Of course this is a peak time for the e-commerce industry with record numbers of consumers expected to be surfing the Internet for the best deals around. And of course this also means cyber […]
Facebook Scams and Hoaxes
We take a look at the latest Facebook hoaxes, scams and news. Here you can keep up with all the Facebook related articles on our website.
From Facebook rumours, hearsay, scams, news, privacy information. This section of our site aims to keep you up-to-date with everything concerning the largest social networking website in the world. Make this your go-to place for anything Facebook related. For the latest Internet hoaxes (that you may have seen on Facebook) click this link instead.
For those not familiar with phishing, you can read our article here for a full description – but essentially phishing is a popular online confidence con that involves a scammer pretending to be someone they are not in order to extract personal information from a victim. The scammer will typically pretend to be some kind […]
Last updated on September 12th, 2012“Please do me a favor and move your mouse over my name here, wait for the box to load and then move your mouse over the “Subscribe” link. Then uncheck the “Comments and Likes”. I would really rather that my comments on friends and families posts not be made public, […]
Last updated on May 17th, 2012With the latest “Facebook is charging” rumour doing the rounds, we take a closer look into why these pointless hoaxes are as illogical as they are persistent. Some hoaxes will simply never be put to rest. Those hoaxes – that have been so ingeniously shaped as to immediately and effortlessly […]
Last updated on September 20th, 2011We’re still waiting for our brand new I-pod Nano. It has been 2 long months, but that’s understandable, since the nice folks that set up that Facebook Page are going to be giving away about 100,000 of them, so I guess we just have to wait until it’s our turn. […]
Last updated on September 12th, 2011If you’re worried that us at ThatsNonsense.com have gone and gotten ourselves pregnant, you really needn’t be. The curiously worded title to this post is actually the result of the latest Facebook status “game”, and with hundreds of users posting a message like this every minute, it has truly gone […]
Last updated on September 13th, 2011It rarely seems a month passes by without some sort of specious claims about pedophiles running riot on social networking sites, and this December is certainly no exception with yet another viral rumour hitting the Facebook. It all started in November when messages started to appear in Greece and Cyprus […]
Last updated on September 12th, 2011The only thing more perplexing than the reasons why Facebook hoaxers constantly conjure up silly time wasting rumours to spread across the social networking site is the curious viral success their unoriginal drivel seems to enjoy. It seems the same moronic, illogical nonsense circulates every few weeks across sites like […]