Slashdot Items Tagged "social"

Date / Time Story
Saturday June 24, 2017 @07:02PM Germany Cracks Down On Illegal Speech On Social Media.
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:31PM The People GoFundMe Leaves Behind
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:42AM Chinese Government Fabricates Social Media Posts for Strategic Distraction, not Engaged Argument
Thursday June 22, 2017 @01:54PM Facebook Has a New Mission: Bring the World Closer Together
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:13PM Time Warner Will Spend $100 Million On Snapchat Original Shows, Ads
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:54PM Supreme Court Rules Sex Offenders Can't Be Barred From Social Media
Friday June 16, 2017 @01:47PM Facebook Exposes Employee Data To Terrorists
Monday June 12, 2017 @06:38PM Man Sentenced to Death For Blasphemous Facebook Comments In Pakistan
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:49PM 'COVFEFE Act' Would Make Social Media a Presidential Record
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @08:07PM Facebook Wants To Spy On People Using Their Phone's Camera and Analyze Facial Emotions
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:54PM The Public Is Growing Tired of Trump's Tweets, Says Voter Survey
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:36PM Facebook Unveils New Tools To Help Elected Officials Reach Constituents
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:14PM Airbnb Announces Its Plan To House 100,000 People In Need
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:07PM Russian Malware Communicates Using Britney Spears's Instagram Account
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:59PM Slashdot Asks: Is Trump's Blocking of Some Twitter Users Unconstitutional?
Monday June 05, 2017 @02:00AM Can Twitter Survive By Becoming A User-Owned Co-Op?
Saturday June 03, 2017 @02:57PM Twitter Isn't Removing Enough Hate Speech, Complains The EU
Friday June 02, 2017 @10:52PM Pioneering Link-Sharing Site Del.icio.us Shuts Down
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:49AM Hillary Clinton Rips 'Bankrupt' DNC Data Operation
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:41PM Man Fined $4,000 For 'Liking' Defamatory Posts on Facebook
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:02PM Parents Have No Right To Dead Child's Facebook Account, German Court Rules
Sunday May 28, 2017 @07:13PM Leaked 'Standing Rock' Documents Reveal Invasive Counterterrorism Measures
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:48AM Mark Zuckerberg Calls for Universal Basic Income in His Harvard Commencement Speech
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:19PM Facebook's Instant Articles Platform To Support Google AMP, Apple News
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:07PM Instagram Ranked Worst For Young People's Mental Health
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @06:35PM Facebook Signs BuzzFeed, Vox, Others For Original Video Shows
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @01:49PM Imzy, the Kinder and Gentler Reddit By Ex Employee, Is Shutting Down
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:28PM Mark Zuckerberg Is Working On a Way To Connect You To People You 'Should' Know
Monday May 22, 2017 @12:28PM Facebook Flooded With 'Sextortion' and Revenge Porn, Files Reveal
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:20PM Is Russia Conducting A Social Media War On America?
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook and Twitter 'Harm Young People's Mental Health'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:48PM Facebook Now Battles Clickbait On a Post-by-Post Basis
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:10AM EU Fines Facebook $122 Million Over Misleading Information On WhatsApp Deal
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @05:18PM Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone Is Returning to the Company
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Saturday May 13, 2017 @06:26PM British PM Candidate Promises Social Media Crackdown
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:18PM Amazon Is the 2nd Most Popular App Among Teens, Says Study
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:38PM Snap CEO Evan Spiegel Is Not Afraid of Facebook
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Downranks News Feed Links To Crappy Sites Smothered In Ads
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @11:16AM Slashdot Asks: Which Tech Giant You Can't Live Without?
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Monday May 08, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook Takes Out Full-page Newspaper Ads To Help UK Citizens Detect Fake New
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:26PM Social Media Giants Sued For Helping ISIS
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:35PM WhatsApp Users Are Reporting Outages Worldwide
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:38PM Facebook Hiring 3,000 To Monitor Videos After Murders, Violence Shown Live
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Target Insecure Teens, Says Report
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:49PM Massive Tinder Photo Scrape Has Users Upset
Thursday April 27, 2017 @11:42PM Lawsuit: Fox News Group Hacked, Surveilled, and Stalked Ex-Host Andrea Tantaros
Thursday April 27, 2017 @02:53PM Facebook Pledges To Crack Down on Government-led Misinformation Campaigns
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:09PM Facebook Shows Related Articles and Fact Checkers Before You Open Links
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:12PM Microsoft's Nadella Banks On LinkedIn Data To Challenge Salesforce
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:29AM Some of the Biggest Economies Aren't a Big User Of Social Media
Sunday April 23, 2017 @06:38PM Is Social Media Making Us Hate Each Other?
Sunday April 23, 2017 @01:21PM Startup Still Working On 'Immortal Avatars' That Will Live Forever
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:53PM LinkedIn Apologizes For Trying To Connect Everyone In Real Life
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:10AM In The First Months of Trump Era, Facebook And Apple Spent More On Lobbying Than They Ever Have
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @09:58AM Facebook Owns Four Out of the Five Most Downloaded Apps Worldwide
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:06PM How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @02:49PM Facebook Adds a Login Shortcut To Other Android Apps
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @01:22PM Facebook Launches Augmented Reality Camera Effects Developer Platform
Sunday April 16, 2017 @12:31AM Embarrassing Ex-Employee Complaint Against Snapchat Unsealed
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:31PM Facebook Targets 30,000 Fake France Accounts Before Election
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:09PM Instagram's Snapchat Clone Is Now More Popular Than Snapchat -- and It's Only 8 Months Old
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:41PM Twitter Allegedly Deleting Negative Tweets About United Airlines' Passenger Abuse
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @03:30PM Facebook Has Reached Its Microsoft Bing Moment -- History Shows the Results Won't Be Pretty
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Friday April 07, 2017 @01:53PM The Trump Administration No Longer Wants Twitter To Reveal the Owner of an Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @06:49PM Facebook To Use Photo-Matching To Block Repeat 'Revenge Porn'
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:27PM Twitter Sues US Government Over Attempt To Unmask Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:45AM Twitter To Developers: Please Love Us Again
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @05:03PM Former Snapchat Employee Presses To Unseal Allegedly Doctored Usage Statistics
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:47AM WhatsApp To Foray Into Digital Payments With India's Controversial Aadhaar
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:14AM Telcos Gear Up To Fight Facebook and Google Over How You Log Into Websites
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:04PM Oculus Co-Founder and Rift Creator Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook
Friday March 31, 2017 @12:13PM Twitter Is Ditching the Egg
Friday March 31, 2017 @09:17AM 'Verified' Is Now a Derogatory Term on Twitter
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:52PM Twitter Will No Longer Count Usernames Against a Tweet's 140-Character Limit
Thursday March 30, 2017 @01:37PM Facebook Announces Crowdfunding Service To Back Causes Such As Medical Needs
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:47PM UW Professor: The Information War Is Real, and We're Losing It
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:23PM Facebook Copied Snapchat a Fourth Time, and Now All Its Apps Look the Same
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:00PM Facebook Launches 'Town Hall' For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:40PM US Ordered 'Mandatory Social Media Check' For Visa Applicants Who Visited ISIS Territory
Thursday March 23, 2017 @08:49PM Twitter Considers Premium Version After 11 Years As a Free Service
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:49AM Reddit To Transform Into a Social Network With New Profile Pages
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:24PM Twitter Suspended Hundreds of Thousands of Accounts Amid 'Violent Extremism'
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @12:18PM Microsoft Just Showed Off Exactly What Salesforce Was Worried About
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:53PM FBI Arrests Alleged Attacker Who Tweeted Seizure-Inducing Strobe at a Writer
Thursday March 16, 2017 @12:36PM The Last Days of Club Penguin
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @02:36PM Facebook Admits Flaw in Image Moderation After BBC Report
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @02:16PM Germany Plans To Fine Social Media Sites Over Hate Speech
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:38PM Facebook and Instagram Ban Developers From Using Data For Surveillance
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:50AM ShatChat: How Facebook's Bizarre Obsession With Snapchat Is Ruining User Experience On Messenger
Monday March 13, 2017 @12:33AM Tim Berners-Lee Warns About the Web's Three Biggest Threats
Sunday March 12, 2017 @04:32PM Nick Denton Predicts 'The Good Internet' Will Rise Again
Saturday March 11, 2017 @02:32PM Report: Up To 15% Of Twitter Accounts Are Bots
Friday March 10, 2017 @11:25AM How Many Snapchat Clones Does It Take For Facebook To Lose Its Self-Respect?
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:39AM Microsoft Is Closing the Social Network You Forgot It Ever Launched
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @08:35AM Facebook Reports BBC To Police Following Publication's 'Sexualized Images' Investigation
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:31AM Social Media 'Increases Loneliness', Says Study
Saturday March 04, 2017 @11:00PM Strange New Social Media Trend: Licking Nintendo Switch Cartridges
Friday March 03, 2017 @06:38PM Snapchat Wanted $150K To Not Run NRA Ads On Gun Control Group Videos
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:32PM Instant Messaging App Snapchat-Maker Snap's IPO Opened Trading At $24 a Share, Making the Company Worth $33 Billion
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @11:31AM Twitter To Get Even Harsher On Trolls
Friday February 24, 2017 @10:20PM Are Your Slack Conversations Really Private and Secure?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:14PM The Only Thing, Historically, That's Curbed Inequality: Catastrophe
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:53PM Of Course Facebook Is Putting a Snapchat Clone Inside WhatsApp
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:44AM 'Counter-Strike' Gets Invaded By An Unblockable Chat-Bot
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:57AM Check Your Privacy Filters: Facebook Wants To Be the New LinkedIn
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Monday February 13, 2017 @02:04PM Getting All Your News From Facebook Is Like Eating Only Potato Chips, Flipboard CEO Says
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @09:19AM Facebook Shareholders Urge Company To Replace Mark Zuckerberg With 'Independent' Board Chair
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:05PM DC Inauguration Protestors Are Being Hit With Facebook Data Searches
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:11AM Kaspersky Lab Promises New Backup Tool To Help Unhappy Social Media Users Quit
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:16PM Snapchat Files For a $3 Billion IPO
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:25PM Reddit Bans Far-Right Groups Altright and Alternativeright
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:55PM US Judge Rejects Suit Over Face Scanning for Video Game
Monday January 30, 2017 @06:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 30, 2017 @02:50PM Facebook's Parse Is Shutting Down Today
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Saturday January 28, 2017 @02:55AM Kickstarter Suspends Crowdfunding Campaign For Electronics 3D Printer
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:23AM Canadian Police Identify Suspect From Remotely-Accessed Stolen Laptop
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:17AM Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account
Friday January 27, 2017 @08:22PM Twitter Releases National Security Letters
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:44PM Twitter Scrambles For Next Big Feature, Bets On Merging Tweets, Hashtags, Moments
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @06:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:15PM Facebook's Price Tag For Oculus Actually $3 Billion, Zuckerberg Reveals in Court
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:45PM Study Finds Link Between Profanity and Honesty
Saturday January 14, 2017 @12:52AM Hamas 'Honey Trap' Dupes Israeli Soldiers
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:26AM App.net is Shutting Down
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook's 'Journalism Project' Seeks To Strengthen Online News
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:07AM Instagram Stories Hits 150M Active Users, Adds Advertising To Instagram Stories
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:25AM WhatsApp, Gmail Roped Into Tougher EU Privacy Proposal
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:09PM Zuckerberg Could Run Facebook While Serving in Government Forever
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @11:31AM Facebook Is Sorry for Taking Down a Photo of a Nude Neptune Statue
Monday January 02, 2017 @10:40AM All the Features Facebook Copied From Snapchat in 2016
Saturday December 31, 2016 @06:28PM Once Mocked, Facebook's $1 Billion Acquisition of Instagram Was Genius
Saturday December 31, 2016 @05:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:31AM Germany Considers Fining Facebook $522,000 Per Fake News Item
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:31PM Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Needs An Edit Function
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:02PM Facebook's Safety Check Activated For Fake Bangkok Bombing
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @10:09AM Turkey Says It's Investigating 10,000 Social Network Users
Monday December 26, 2016 @03:43PM Microsoft Could Be First Tech Company To Reach Trillion-Dollar Market Value: Analyst
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:42AM Twitter Admits It Recently Overcharged For Ads
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @05:24PM How Social Isolation Is Killing Us
Thursday December 22, 2016 @10:04AM After Insisting For Years That Facebook Is Not a Media Company, Zuckerberg Says Just Not a 'Traditional' One
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:23PM Government Requests For Facebook User Data Up 27 Percent in First Half of 2016
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @01:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @08:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:38PM Twitter Will Hand Over Data On the User Who Sent a Seizure-Inducing Tweet To a Journalist
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @02:53PM Egypt Has Blocked Encrypted Messaging App Signal
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @08:18AM EU Accuses Facebook Of Giving Misleading Information During WhatsApp Takeover
Monday December 19, 2016 @07:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Monday December 19, 2016 @10:57AM Turkey Blocks Tor's Anonymity Network
Sunday December 18, 2016 @03:24PM LinkedIn Warns 9.5 Million Lynda Users About Database Breach
Saturday December 17, 2016 @11:01PM Are Remote Offices Becoming The New Normal?
Friday December 16, 2016 @11:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Thursday December 15, 2016 @02:53PM Facebook Is Clamping Down On Fake News, Partners With Fact Checkers To Flag Stories
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:52AM Instagram Has Doubled Its Monthly Active User Base in Two Years
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:37AM Twitter Built a Messaging App But Never Released It
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @07:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Sunday December 11, 2016 @06:58PM Twitter Reinstates White Nationalist Leader's Account
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:06PM Twitter Cuts API Access For Media Sonar, Spy Tool Used To Target Black Lives Matter
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:03PM Facebook Discloses New Measurement Errors, Continues To Hone Its Math
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:51AM EU Threatens Twitter And Facebook With Possible 'Hate Speech' Laws
Saturday December 03, 2016 @08:50PM Are We Seeing Propaganda About Russian Propaganda?
Saturday December 03, 2016 @04:34PM UK Health Secretary Urges Social Media Companies To Block Cyberbullying And Underaged Sexting
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:08AM Facebook Knows What You're Streaming
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:25PM Facebook Developing AI To Flag Offensive Live Videos
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Monday November 28, 2016 @09:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Sunday November 27, 2016 @09:49PM Newest Skype For Linux Enables SMS Text Messages From The Desktop