Whatsapp 4G VIP Scam fooling users again

I’m sorry to be writing about Whatsapp again so soon and I’m sorry that it’s about yet ANOTHER Whatsapp hoax message but I had to warn you that there is a new scam going around – because I’ve seen it so many times already!   Its similar to the last one Whatsapp 4.0.   This Whatsapp 4G VIP Scam is fooling users into thinking that it is a real update.   Its more like an extention of the phishing scam Whatsapp Version 4.0 where the post action lists the extra features that you can get. The promises on this new VIP scam […]

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Another WhatsApp hoax, David D Suretech

Every time there are changes, on something like Facebook or WhatsApp the tricksters try it on again. There is, yes another WhatsApp hoax fooling users and its really just a reworded version of the last whatsapp hoax message  and the one before that….  This time they are using the recent down time to fool users in to thinking this is real. I was alerted of the new hoax a few days ago when someone asked me if it was real.  I wondered if I should warn users, but thought most people would understand by now. It seems not – as […]

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Socialmeter.me – Fun twitter statistics or just spam?

Socialmeter.me is an application that apparently tells you how many hours you have spent on Twitter. Calculations are not actually real – they say that they are based on account age, followers, friends and tweets. The result is then tweeted to your followers. Edit, See update below – due to suspension and blocking by twitter its now appearing as SocialTracker.me  Socialmeter.me not exactly accurate. Surprisingly my amount on hours on time were virtually the same as someone with half the amount of followers, and a 10th the amount of friends (ppl they follow back) as me, so I’m not sure how that […]

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How to remove a contact from LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a professional social networking website with over 200 million members, its a great place to manage your professional identity and to engage with people on a professional level.  So why would you want to how to remove a contact from LinkedIn? People are usually careful about who they connect with on LinkedIn as its not the same as other networks it is usually for work purposes but some people like to be open networkers, and connect with many people, and on LinkedIn these are called LIONs. What is a LinkedIn LION It stands for Linked In Open Networker, it basically means that they will accept invites from anyone, […]

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Here we go again – Whatsapp status – hoax message

  It seems that Whatsapp are having a few problems today – as their account on twitter called Whatsapp status suggests WhatsApp Status ‏@wa_status WhatsApp status functionality is currently not available. We are working on resolving it soon-ish… So on the band wagon the spammers jump…… they changed a recent hoax to be applicable the status problems –  It explains this is why your Status and everyone elses says  – error – Status unavailable. This is to scam you into forwarding.  The first clue we have that this is fake is the message says from summer 2012 whatsapp will start charging.  Are they charging ?  […]

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