New Facebook Feature Will Alert Friends During Disasters
October 16 2014 11:06 AM
The Facebook news feed is at a big disadvantage during real-time events because recent posts aren't necessarily surfaced.
Sweden Home To Hockey, Snow And Now Online Piracy
October 14 2014 7:52 PM
One of nine Swedish residents download files from the Pirate Bay and similar sites, experts say.
Like Pirate Bay, Popcorn Time Is Back, In Sweden
October 14 2014 5:08 PM
Known colloquially as the Netflix for pirates, the site is experiencing a resurgence after a brief outage.
Zuckerberg Donates $25M To Fight Ebola
October 14 2014 1:26 PM
The Facebook founder and his wife, Priscilla Chan, warn Ebola must be contained before it spreads to the level of AIDS or polio.
Police Remove Occupy Central Barricades
October 14 2014 12:29 AM
The barricades, which first went up only as symbols of protest, are now taking on a more practical purpose, according to demonstrators.
LinkedIn Secretly Sold Your Professional Data, Lawsuit Claims
October 14 2014 12:16 AM
LinkedIn is accused of secretly selling users' professional data in a recent lawsuit.
Facebook Eyes New Revenue From Messenger Payments
October 13 2014 3:50 PM
The social-networking giant currently brings in 92 percent of its revenue from digital advertising and may be looking to diversify.
Reddit General Manager Quits After 6 Years
October 13 2014 3:03 PM
Erik Martin helped build AMA sessions into a place where celebrities could interact with fans.
Snapsaved Admits Role In Hacked Photos, But Questions Remain
October 13 2014 1:57 PM
The site's claims, however, don't jibe with images released Sunday.
Twitter To Partner With French Bank For Online Cash Transfers
October 13 2014 3:03 AM
The move is the latest attempt to enter the mobile-payments segment by Twitter, which is seeking to expand its revenue sources.
Hockey Fans Still Frustrated With NHL GameCenter Issues
October 11 2014 2:25 PM
Streaming issues with NHL GameCenter Live have long been a point of frustration for hockey fans.
Facebook Keen On Bridging India’s Digital Divide
October 11 2014 4:47 AM
More than a billion people in India still do not have access to the Internet, according to CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Snapchat Hack Could Expose 200,000 Nude User Photos
October 10 2014 1:11 PM
The images were reportedly stolen from a third-party service, not the official Snapchat app.
Seriously People, 'Popcorn Time' Movies Are Not Safe
October 10 2014 10:25 AM
If a site advertises free, legal movie downloads it's probably neither.
Lorde Praises South Park 'Transgender Acceptance'
October 09 2014 7:34 PM
Singer Lorde said on Instagram the "South Park" episode that used her likeness conveyed "transgender acceptance."
'SNL' Vet Jan Hooks Dies
October 09 2014 6:39 PM
"Saturday Night Live" star Jan Hooks died Thursday. She was remembered on Twitter by her fans.
‘Bucket List Baby’ Shane Dies Hours After Birth
October 09 2014 4:37 PM
"Bucket list baby" Shane Haley died hours after he was born with the birth defect anencephaly.
Imgur Announces Better, Faster GIFs
October 09 2014 3:40 PM
Imgur said it's increasing upload sizes from 5 megs to 50, thanks to the new format.
Snapchat Will Start Showing Ads ‘Soon’
October 09 2014 10:50 AM
The company said its ads would not track users like the ones on Facebook and Google do.
Facebook Ads To Target Users Based On Location
October 08 2014 5:53 AM
Facebook has introduced several products this year designed to help marketers target consumers more effectively.