India's Flipkart Acquires Digital Ads Technology Startup
March 09 2015 8:40 AM EDT
As digital advertising gains ground worldwide, mobile technologies that can help businesses better target their potential customers become valuable.
Garage Roof Collapses On College Party In California
March 07 2015 11:19 PM EST
A garage roof collapsed beneath college students partying near California Polytechnic State University Saturday.
Safe-Sex Groups Slam Facebook For Censorship
March 06 2015 2:27 PM EST
On Facebook and Twitter, safe-sex campaigns are being lumped in with ads for sex toys, and health organizations say it’s time for a change.
'Hot Dudes Reading' Instagram Partners With First Book Charity
March 05 2015 3:19 PM EST
Ogling hot guys for a good cause: helping kids get books they can't afford.
Pirate Bay Copycat Sites Are Riddled With Malware
March 04 2015 2:57 PM EST
Normally the longer a website is around, the more reliable it becomes. That hasn't been the case in the Wild West world of digital piracy.
Twitter Tor Crackdown Could Eject ISIS For Good
March 04 2015 8:08 AM EST
The terrorist group has recruited more than 3,000 Westerners to Iraq and Syria thanks in part to its social media strategy.
India Bans Broadcast Of BBC Documentary On Rape
March 04 2015 4:07 AM EST
The film features one of the convicts from the New Delhi gang-rape case of December 2012.
YouTube Toys With A TV-Like Feature
February 27 2015 1:00 PM EST
YouTube is testing a feature that automatically plays more videos on more than 100 million of its users.
Twitter Beefs Up Security
February 27 2015 9:24 AM EST
The microblogging service has boosted the number of employees charged with protecting users from harassment.
An Updated Social Media Glossary
February 26 2015 7:02 PM EST
Know what you're virtually talking about with these hashtags and terms used on social media sites like Twitter and Instagram.
Racially Diverse Emoji Apps Were Available Before Apple Criticism
February 26 2015 2:18 PM EST
For at least a year before Apple got in on the act, independent emoji keyboard apps were being sold that include racially diverse emoticon characters.
Facebook Rolls Out Tools To Prevent Suicide
February 26 2015 9:05 AM EST
Suicidal thoughts often surface on the social network, which unveiled new tools to intervene.
Who Are Young Americans Arrested For Trying To Join ISIS?
February 25 2015 3:22 PM EST
Many Americans arrested for attempting to join the extremist group and fight in the Middle East are teenagers.
Can Internet Fame Put This Man In The Kentucky Governor's Mansion?
February 25 2015 11:51 AM EST
Fark.com founder Drew Curtis has no political experience, but he's hoping his outsider status will help him tap into a frustrated electorate.
Former Miss Turkey Indicted For Instagram Poem
February 25 2015 10:48 AM EST
She's one of nearly 70 people charged with insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan since he was elected in August.
Irish Teens Using Internet To Organize Huge Fights
February 25 2015 9:18 AM EST
Officers are watching Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to head off any more massive youth gatherings.
Kelly Osbourne: Don't Drag Me Into The Zendaya Dreadlock Drama
February 24 2015 4:49 PM EST
"Fashion Police" star Kelly Osbourne said Zendaya Coleman is her friend.
Belgium, Netherlands Become Next Battleground For Popcorn Time
February 24 2015 9:24 AM EST
By replicating Netflix's clean interface and deep movie catalog, Popcorn Time has quickly become the bane of international copyright enforcers.
Google Removes Adult Content From Blogger Platform
February 24 2015 8:08 AM EST
Sexually explicit material traditionally has been available on Blogger if site administrators hid it behind a pop-up warning.
Most Companies Are Vulnerable To Hackers, Tech Pros Say
February 23 2015 3:20 PM EST
Instead of investing in better cybersecurity, more companies are simply advising employees to watch what they say in corporate emails.