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Google Chrome users, beware of malware scam

Google Chrome users, beware. Cyber security experts are cautioning those who use the Google Chrome browser on Windows that there is a scam that could infect your computer with malware. Chrome users report receiving a message that prompts you to install a certain font. It reads: ‘The ‘HoeflerText font not found.’ If downloaded, the malware could serve incessant ad offers,…

Lucky woman gets Bill Gates as her Secret Santa

One lucky woman got the best possible Secret Santa this year: the richest man in the world, Bill Gates As a part of Reddit’s 2016 gift exchange, 30-year-old Alicia from Nebraska was ‘flabbergasted’ to find Bill’s generous box of gifts on her doorstep. The package included several video games, a classic NES video game system, some video game-related paraphernalia and a…

Apple AirPods finally go on sale

(WFXB) – Apple’s much-hyped AirPods are finally available, but if you’re looking to get them by Christmas…yeah…probably not happening. The tech company opened up online orders today, about two months later than the original release date. The estimated shipping time for the wireless headphones is about four weeks. Apple says they’ll be available in stores by sometime next week. Tech…

American Red Cross accepting donations to victims of Hurricane Matthew

Visit redcross.org, call 1-800-RED CROSS or text the word MATTHEW to 90999 to make a $10 donation

MYRTLE BEAHM S.C. (WFXB) – While Hurricane Matthew is long gone, the effects of the storm are still lingering in the Carolinas, and many residents need your help. Most charities prefer monetary donations, but the Red Cross has put out a call for volunteers to help the affected areas in the Carolinas. If you can’t donate money or travel to…