Facebook Bars 'Like' Incentives, Limiting Promotion Opportunities
August 11 2014 5:39 PM
Facebook changed its platform policy, barring apps and pages from providing incentives for likes.
BuzzFeed Primed To Expand
August 11 2014 10:55 AM
With a major cash infusion, the entertainment website plans to expand way beyond viral listicles and quizzes.
War Tweets Make Gaza Teen A Social Media Phenomenon
August 11 2014 7:15 AM
While the U.S. and other Western countries have classified Hamas as a terrorist group, Baker says it defends people.
Yahoo Joins Google, Microsoft In Developing Spy-Proof Email
August 07 2014 6:02 PM
A billion Yahoo Mail users will have an encryption option by 2015, the company said.
Microsoft To Phase Out Support For IE8
August 07 2014 4:21 PM
Microsoft is giving its customers a larger push to update to the latest version of Internet Explorer by phasing out support for its older browsers.
Website Encryption To Affect Google Search Results
August 07 2014 1:54 PM
Google will now take website encryption into consideration in its search rankings to encourage the use of HTTPS on all websites.
China Restricts Use Of Messaging Apps
August 07 2014 8:22 AM
China said it will restrict the use of messaging apps in the interest of national security and to clean up the Internet.
Netflix Streaming Revenues Beat HBO's: Hastings
August 07 2014 1:47 AM
For the June quarter, Netflix reported 38.2 million customers in the U.S. and 13.8 million international customers across 40 countries.
South Korean Internet More Than Twice As Fast As US
August 06 2014 1:25 PM
American Internet speed has risen through the end of 2013 and into 2014. Here's a state-by-state breakdown.
Amazon Expands Same-Day Delivery To 6 US Cities
August 06 2014 3:44 AM
The retailer reportedly said that it now has more than a million items to offer to its customers on its website.
Russian Gang Pulls Off Largest Known Internet Heist
August 05 2014 7:53 PM
A Russian crime organization stole more than 1 billion website username-password combination.
Want To Drop Your Landline But Keep Cable TV? Good Luck
August 05 2014 6:07 PM
Landlines can seem like a relic of another age. So why doesn't cable want you to drop yours?
Hackers Can Target Airplanes Through IFE And Wi-Fi Systems: Report
August 05 2014 7:53 AM
At the same time, the researcher said that it might be difficult to replicate his hack in real-world situations.
Google Helps Cops Track Down Houston Pedophile
August 05 2014 5:22 AM
Internet service providers track users' online behavior to help pitch relevant products to them in the form of online advertisements.
US Carriers Are Building Mobile Data Fast Lanes
August 04 2014 5:48 PM
U.S. carriers are slowly building mobile Internet fast lanes through the introduction of sponsored data programs while nobody notices.
'Internet Of Things' Vulnerable To Hacking, Study Shows
August 04 2014 11:29 AM
A study by HP Security Research reveals that Internet-connected devices are vulnerable to hacks and other security problems.
Tor Learns The Hard Way That Nothing Is Anonymous
July 31 2014 5:22 PM
The highly touted anonymity service has been compromised, but the suspected hackers aren't talking.
Judge Rules Against Microsoft On Email Privacy
July 31 2014 2:33 PM
Microsoft argued that personal email should have the same legal protections as paper.
Twitch To Live Stream Steve Aoki Performance
July 30 2014 8:38 PM
EDM artist Steve Aoki will live stream his performance from Twitch on Wednesday, a first for the gaming-centric streaming platform.
Netflix Now Paying AT&T For Faster Service
July 30 2014 7:07 PM
Netflix now pays AT&T for better streaming speeds, but not all ISPs show any improvement with a deal.