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Is Your Pacemaker Secure?
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By: Jackie

Is Your Pacemaker Secure?

Your BBB® just received an article from Wired magazine that has the scary headline, “Medica...

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Kids II Recalls 680,000 Baby Rattles
By: Oana Schneider

Kids II Recalls 680,000 Baby Rattles

Your BBB® has learned that over 680,000 baby rattles are being recalled over choking hazard concerns. The manufacturer, Kids II, announced the vol...

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Evanger Dog Food Recall: Euthanasia Drugs and Horse Meat Contamination
By: Oana Schneider

Evanger Dog Food Recall: Euthanasia Drugs and Horse Meat Contamination

Your BBB® would like to share information regarding the Evanger dog food recall.  Recently, the company issued a voluntary ...

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Consumers to Get Full Refund for Indoor Tanning System Purchase
By: Jackie

Consumers to Get Full Refund for Indoor Tanning System Purchase

The FTC recently announced that consumers who pur...

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How Your Speakers Could Be Turned Into Eavesdropping Microphones
By: Michael

How Your Speakers Could Be Turned Into Eavesdropping Microphones

Not only can your computer or phone camera be hijacked, but your microphone as well. Computers typically have two audio jacks: one for sound input when you record something or talk on a Skype call,...

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Every Week is Consumer Protection Week at the BBB
By: Michael

Every Week is Consumer Protection Week at the BBB

National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) takes place from March 3 through 9. Government organizations and nonprofits across the country are offering consumers a wealth...

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Most Dangerous Celebrities to Search for Online
By: Jackie

Most Dangerous Celebrities to Search for Online

Want to find out the latest scoop on your favorite actress Emma Watson?  Better think twice before clicking on a website promising the latest info, says a recent study...

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Is That iPhone 5 a Fake?
By: Jason

Is That iPhone 5 a Fake?

The BBB in Hawaii is warning consumers to watch out for fake iPhone 5s sold online from overseas. In an interview with a local news station in Hawaii, Timothy Camino, ...

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