9 Ways To Boost Your Facebook Post’s Visibility
October 21 2014 4:23 PM
Tip 1: Posts that offer congratulations do much, much better than others.
Virginia Charges First Woman Under Revenge Porn Law
October 21 2014 9:22 AM
Rachel Lynn Craig, 28, faces a year behind bars and a fine for posting images of her ex's new girlfriend on Facebook.
Celebrities Mourn De La Renta
October 20 2014 10:30 PM
Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday, had dressed practically every woman in public life, including several First Ladies.
VKontakte, Russia's Facebook, Suspends 'Miss Hitler' Contest
October 20 2014 2:19 PM
Miss Ostland 2014, a beauty contest hosted by a pro-Hitler group on VKontakte, was suspended Sunday.
'Stop Impersonating Real People'
October 20 2014 10:13 AM
In a letter to the DEA, Facebook warned the U.S. law enforcement agency to stop creating fake profiles in an effort to nab lawbreakers.
Snapchat Plunges Into Ads 'To Make Money'
October 20 2014 1:44 AM
Snapchat ads, which will not appear in users’ personal communications, will be removed after 24 hours or after they are watched.
New Twitter Timeline Booed
October 17 2014 11:08 AM
But one employee defended the platform's new Twitter-curated timeline practice as “research in action" that “works well.”
Twitter Ties Up With iTunes, SoundCloud For Audio Streaming
October 17 2014 3:34 AM
The feature is expected to help musicians promote their new albums while providing people with a new way to discover songs on iTunes.
Whisper And The Myth Of Digital Anonymity
October 16 2014 6:15 PM
In the latest privacy dustup surrounding a supposedly anonymous service, the Whisper app is said to be tracking users’ locations.
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.