Slashdot Items Tagged "social"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @11:49AM Pop Star Tells Fans To Send Their Twitter Passwords, But It Might Be Illegal
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:52PM Glassdoor Exposes 600,000 Email Addresses
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:04PM Twitter, a 10-Year-Old Company, Is Still Explaining What Twitter Is
Monday July 25, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Admits Blocking WikiLeaks' DNC Email Links, But Won't Say Why
Saturday July 23, 2016 @03:43PM Turn Your Android Phone Into a Laptop For $99 With the Superbook
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:44PM Salesforce CEO Told LinkedIn He Would Have Paid Much More Than Microsoft
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:41PM Facebook Took Its Giant Internet Drone On Its First Test Flight
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @11:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:17PM Emirati Man Gets 3-Month Prison Sentence Over Instagram Insult
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:31PM Google's New Emoji Aimed At Promoting Gender Equality Are Coming
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:09PM Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes?
Monday July 11, 2016 @02:24PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Saturday July 09, 2016 @07:02PM Yahoo and Twitter CEOs Have Their Twitter Accounts Compromised
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:34AM Tech Job Postings Are Down 40% On Popular Job Boards
Saturday July 09, 2016 @08:45AM Ashley Madison Admits It Lured Customers With 70,000 Fake 'Fembots'
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:12AM Facebook Messenger To Get End-To-End Encryption
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @04:22PM Baton Rouge Police Database Hacked In Retaliation For Killing of Alton Sterling
Thursday July 07, 2016 @12:52PM Facebook Decides Which Killings We're Allowed to See
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:26PM Facebook Lays Out Blueprint For Connecting Hard-To-Reach Rural Areas
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @01:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:06PM Why Tech Support Is (Purposely) Unbearable
Monday July 04, 2016 @11:16AM China Bans the Use Of Social Media As a News Source
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:10PM Israel Accuses Facebook Of Aiding Terrorists and Hampering Police Investigations
Sunday July 03, 2016 @12:28PM Multitasking Drains Your Brain's Energy Reserves, Researchers Say
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:00AM Why Twitter Can't Even Protect Tech CEOs From Getting Hacked
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:24PM Here's How Pinterest Plans to Get You To Shop More
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:19AM Facebook Backtracks, Now Says It Is Not Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest Friends
Monday June 27, 2016 @08:05PM US Customs Wants To Know Travelers' Social Media Account Names
Monday June 27, 2016 @12:26PM Google CEO Sundar Pichai's Quora Account Hacked
Sunday June 26, 2016 @05:20PM Google and Facebook May Be Suppressing 'Extremist' Speech With Copyright Scanners
Friday June 24, 2016 @06:17PM Scientists Force Computer To Binge On TV Shows and Predict What Humans Will Do
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:29PM You Could Be Paid To Post Snapchat Selfies With Products, Patent Filing Suggests
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:23PM C-SPAN Uses Periscope and Facebook Live To Broadcast The House Sit-In
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:16AM Mark Zuckerberg Tapes Over His Webcam. Should You?
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @06:15PM 3 Million Strong Botnet Grows Right Under Twitter's Nose
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:07PM New York Senate Passes Bill That Bans Short-Term Apartment Listings On Airbnb
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:27PM Twitter Pays $150 Million For Magic Pony Technology
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Sunday June 19, 2016 @06:06PM One Million IP Addresses Used In Brute-Force Attack On A Bank
Sunday June 19, 2016 @03:58PM New Ransomware Written Entirely In JavaScript
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:42PM New Algorithm Could Help Predict Future ISIS Attacks
Saturday June 18, 2016 @10:43AM Court Slams Record Companies in New Vimeo/DMCA Ruling
Saturday June 18, 2016 @09:42AM Businesses Lose $3.1 Billion to Email Scams, FBI Warns
Thursday June 16, 2016 @05:54PM Twitter, Facebook and Google Sued For Facilitating Paris Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:55PM Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emojis On Twitter
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:18AM Facebook Will Track What Physical Stores You Go Into
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:00AM Facebook Is Wrong, Text Is Deathless
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:21PM Executive Says Facebook Will Be All Video, No Text In 5 Years
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Steals 45 Million Accounts From Hundreds of Car, Tech, Sports Forums
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:22PM Twitter Invests $70 Million In Music Streaming Service SoundCloud
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:06PM Instagram Competitor Storehouse Is Shutting Down
Monday June 13, 2016 @09:07AM Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion
Saturday June 11, 2016 @05:24PM Twitter Denies Breach of 32 Million Accounts
Saturday June 11, 2016 @05:19PM How Activist DeRay Mckesson's Twitter Account Was Hacked
Saturday June 11, 2016 @10:35AM Facebook Threatens To Delete Users' Photos If They Don't Install Moments app
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:25PM There's No Evidence That Google Is Manipulating Searches To Help Hillary Clinton
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:04PM Chinese Government Fakes Nearly 450 Million Social Media Posts a Year
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Developers Can See Private Links Shared Through Messenger
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:23PM Sir Tim Berners-Lee: Internet Has Become 'World's Largest Surveillance Network'
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:31AM Russian Hacker Selling Information of 32 Million Twitter Accounts, Report Says
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:35AM Huge Vulnerabilities In Facebook Chat and Messenger Exploitable With Basic HTML
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @02:59AM 'Alarming' Rise In Ransomware Tracked
Monday June 06, 2016 @06:27PM Weary Homeowners Wage War On Waze
Monday June 06, 2016 @04:30PM BuzzFeed Ends $1.3M Advertising Deal With RNC Over Donald Trump
Monday June 06, 2016 @10:23AM Over 100M Accounts of Russia's Largest Social Network VK On Sale
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:59AM Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:40PM Facebook Says It's Not Secretly Recording You
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:00AM Working at Facebook Sounds Like Joining a Cult
Saturday June 04, 2016 @09:25AM TeamViewer Denies Being Hacked, Blames Users, Introduces New Security Measures
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:45PM FBI Developing Software To Track, Sort People By Their Tattoos
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:01PM Snapchat Secretly Acquires Seene, A Startup That Lets Mobile Users Make 3D Selfies
Friday June 03, 2016 @02:37PM Instagram's New Algorithm That Puts the Best Posts First Goes Live For All
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:32PM TeamViewer Servers Go Down, Users Believe They Are Hacked
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:31PM TeamViewer Servers Go Down, Users Believe They Are Hacked
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:23PM Facebook Spares Humans By Fighting Offensive Photos With AI
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:53PM Apartment In US Asks Tenants To 'Like' Facebook Page Or Face Action
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:12PM PayPal To Suspend Business Operations In Turkey Following License Denial
Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @05:37PM Ray Kurzeil's Google Team Is Building Intelligent Chatbots
Saturday May 28, 2016 @01:20PM Is Facebook Sabotaging A Face-Recognition Law?
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:31PM That North Korean Facebook Clone Has Already Been Hacked
Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:25AM Mark Zuckerberg Is Dictator Of Facebook Nation; There's No Democracy Online: The Pirate Bay Founder
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:21AM 62% Americans Get News On Social Media
Friday May 27, 2016 @03:45PM Someone In North Korea Is Hosting a Facebook Clone
Friday May 27, 2016 @02:45PM Hackers Claim to Have 427 Million Myspace Passwords
Friday May 27, 2016 @10:46AM Facebook Begins Tracking Non-Users Around the Internet
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:02PM Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women
Thursday May 26, 2016 @05:39PM Scott Walker Rents Out Email and Donor Lists To Pay Campaign Debt
Thursday May 26, 2016 @03:45PM Study: '50% of Misogynistic Tweets From Women'
Saturday May 21, 2016 @08:23PM Abrams Says Paramount Will Drop Star Trek/Axenar Lawsuit
Friday May 20, 2016 @09:52AM China Fakes 488 Million Social Media Posts a Year To Deceive Its Citizens
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:13PM The Average Age For a Child Getting Their First Smartphone Is Now 10.3 Years
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @11:47PM PornHub's 'Bangfit' Program Uses Sexy Exercise To Build Muscle
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:53PM Face Recognition App Taking Russia By Storm May Bring End To Public Anonymity
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:58AM Twitter To Stop Counting Photos And Links In 140-Character Limit
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:25PM Amazon To Sell Its Own Private-Label Groceries
Sunday May 15, 2016 @03:10PM Scientists Crowdfund The Theory of Everything
Sunday May 15, 2016 @01:23PM Anonymous Begins Teaching Hacktivism on IRC
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:58AM Attacker Compromises Pornhub, Sells Shell Access for $1,000, Says Columnist
Thursday May 12, 2016 @10:06PM Mark Zuckerberg: 'No Evidence' Facebook Staff Suppressed Stories With Conservative Viewpoints
Thursday May 12, 2016 @01:47PM Internal Docs Show Human Intervention at Almost Every Stage Of Facebook's News Operation
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:09PM Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Up To $25,000
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @04:02PM French Inquiry Launched After Live Suicide Broadcast On Periscope
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:22PM Senate GOP Launches Inquiry Into Facebook's News Curation
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:45PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:10AM Former Facebook Workers: We Routinely Suppressed Conservative News
Monday May 09, 2016 @09:40AM Parents Could Be Sued By Their Kids For Posting Pictures of Them On Facebook
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Friday May 06, 2016 @02:29PM Facebook's Newest Privacy Problem: 'Faceprint' Data
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:21PM A Small Group of Journalists Control and Decide What Should Trend On Facebook
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:40AM 'I'll Make Their Life Miserable': Tech CEO Bullies Low-income Vendors By His Home
Monday May 02, 2016 @02:33PM WhatsApp Blocked in Brazil for 72 Hours Over Data Dispute
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:24PM US Spy Court Didn't Reject a Single Government Surveillance Request In 2015
Saturday April 30, 2016 @03:28AM Yahoo's Marissa Mayer In Line For $55M Severance If Fired Within A Year Of Sale
Friday April 29, 2016 @11:41PM Slack To Disable Thousands of Logins Leaked on GitHub
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:39PM Facebook Is Building A Standalone Camera App To Encourage Its 1.6 Billion Users To Share More
Sunday April 24, 2016 @09:51PM U.S. Goverment Shames Texting Drivers on Twitter
Sunday April 24, 2016 @05:13PM Schools Are Helping Police Spy On Kids' Social Media Activity
Sunday April 24, 2016 @01:06AM Fired Reddit Exec Launches Competing Site
Saturday April 23, 2016 @05:33PM 'I Hacked Facebook -- and Found Someone Had Beaten Me To It'
Friday April 22, 2016 @10:48PM Facebook Might Finally Kill Clickbait With New Algorithm Tweaks
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:09AM Pro-Clinton Super PAC Caught Spending $1 Million On Social Media Trolls
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:45PM RIP Prince, A Legendary Musician With A Complicated Internet History
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @03:54PM US Treasury To Feature Harriet Tubman On $20 Bill
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @02:07PM Stephen Fry Urges Young To Flee 'Dystopian' Social Networks
Monday April 18, 2016 @03:10PM Twitter Appoints Chief In China With Former Chinese Military Ties
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:17PM Facebook Promises It Won't Mess With Voters' Minds
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:30PM Facebook Employees Ask Mark Zuckerberg If They Should Try To Stop a Donald Trump Presidency
Friday April 15, 2016 @09:44AM CIA Is Investing Heavily In Firms That Do Social Media Mining and Surveillance
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:34PM Report: US Government Worse Than All Major Industries On Cyber Security
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:55PM Facebook Hires Google 'Moonshot' Exec For R&D
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @01:36PM Facebook Launches 'Agents On Messenger' Platform With Chatbots
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @10:00AM Medium, Twitter Founder on Media: We Put Junk Food In Front Of Them and They Eat It
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @09:52AM Google Introduces Voice Access To Make Android More Accommodating For People With Disabilities
Monday April 11, 2016 @11:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Friday April 08, 2016 @07:36PM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Friday April 08, 2016 @03:51PM Small and Heavy Arms Traded On Facebook By Libyan Militants
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:27AM Adobe Patches Flash Zero-Day Exploited By Magnitude Exploit Kit
Thursday April 07, 2016 @04:39PM Blizzard Shuts Down Popular Fan-run 'Pirate' Server For Classic WoW
Thursday April 07, 2016 @01:52PM Facebook Messenger Hits 900M Monthly Active Users; To Get Snapchat-Like Features
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:45PM Reddit Launches New Block Tools To Help Temper Harassment
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @05:41PM Facebook Rolls Out Major Live Video Update
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @07:29PM PayPal Pulls North Carolina Plan After Transgender Bathroom Law
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:46PM GE's Move To Boston Could Revive Local Tech Business Ambitions
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:58AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:11AM Reddit Deletes Surveillance 'Warrant Canary' In Transparency Report
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @06:12PM Skype is Getting Cortana and Crazy Bot Messaging
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:27PM Why ISIS Is Winning The Online Propaganda War
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:03PM Is Old Tech Putting Banks Under Threat Of Extinction?
Friday March 25, 2016 @05:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:17PM Wrecking Crew Demolishes Wrong Housing Duplex Following Google Maps Error
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:57PM Heavy Social Media Users 'Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression'
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:40PM Gmail's Encryption Warning Spurs 25% Increase In Encrypted Inbound Emails
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:24PM Starboard Launches Proxy Fight To Remove Entire Yahoo Board
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @04:28PM FBI Grows "Cyber Most Wanted" List With Syrian Electronic Army Members
Sunday March 20, 2016 @05:26PM Infamous French Hacker Calls Internet a "Digital Shantytown"
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:50PM Facebook Exec Explains Why Technical Skills Aren't Enough To Be a Great Engineer
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:07PM Facebook and Whatsapp Discontinue Support For Blackberry
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:19PM Jury Orders Gawker To Pay $115 Million To Hulk Hogan In Sex Tape Lawsuit
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:33PM Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: the 140-Character Limit 'Is Staying'
Friday March 18, 2016 @04:38PM Sexism Is Still a Thing At Microsoft's GDC Party
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:17AM Algorithm Deduces Drunk Tweets From Geolocation, Behavioral Data
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Saturday March 12, 2016 @05:03PM Children To Parents: 'Don't Post About Me On Facebook Without Asking Me'
Saturday March 12, 2016 @12:07AM Twitter Can Predict Hurricane Damage As Well As Emergency Agencies
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:13PM 4chan Founder Chris Poole Will Try To Fix Social At Google
Monday March 07, 2016 @05:38PM Hacker May Have Discovered Plans For A Tesla P100D
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:21PM Anonymous Claims Twitter Is Suspending 'OpISIS' Member Accounts
Sunday March 06, 2016 @09:30PM Google Is Testing Self-Promotion Ads On Search Results
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:23PM Facebook Hit By German Antitrust Probe Over User Data
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @07:08PM Brazil Facebook Head Arrested For Refusing To Share WhatsApp Data
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @05:18PM YouTube Promises Changes To Copyright Claim Policy
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @04:47PM Israeli Troops Who Relied On Waze Blundered Into Deadly Palestinian Firefight
Monday February 29, 2016 @02:54PM Snapchat Employee Data Leaked Following Phishing Scam
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:17PM Anonymous Goes After Miami Police Officer Who Doxed An Innocent Woman
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:55AM WhatsApp To End Support For BlackBerry, Nokia, and Other Older Operating Systems
Saturday February 27, 2016 @02:53PM Mark Zuckerberg Confronts 'Hate Speech' In Germany And At Facebook
Friday February 26, 2016 @06:50PM Did Twitter Exec Censor #WhichHillary In Advance of Sunday Fundraiser, Key Primary?
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:31PM How Donald Trump Uses Twitter As a Weapon of Fear
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:25AM Turkish Gov't Retaliates After Hackers Release Police Data Via Twitter