Cop Who Threatened To Kill Protesters Placed On Administrative Leave
December 16 2014 1:29 AM EST
Officer Philip White had sent threatening messages to protesters on social media website Twitter.
Facebook Dumps Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine
December 13 2014 4:46 AM EST
Facebook's latest move is largely considered part of its strategy to enter the field of Web search, currently dominated by rival Google.
Pirate Bay Wannabe's Don't Mention Potential Malware
December 12 2014 11:33 PM EST
ThePirateBay.ee and OldPirateBay.org are just two of the sites meant to emulate the sunken ship.
Stopping Piracy A Game Of Whac-A-Mole
December 11 2014 2:50 PM EST
Shuttering major piracy sites provides only short-term relief, researchers say, as copycats thrive after takedowns.
How Peter Pan Swallowed A Giant Snake
December 09 2014 10:52 AM EST
NBC’s live musical event generated more Twitter chatter than Discovery’s much-hyped anaconda stunt.
Modi Wins Time's Person Of The Year Reader Poll
December 08 2014 11:12 PM EST
This victory, however, may just point to India's increasingly dominant role on the Internet.
Twitter Mum As Alleged Rape Victim Is ‘Outed’
December 08 2014 5:43 PM EST
As a blogger spreads unconfirmed private details, Twitter Inc. is once again being criticized for lax harassment policies.
Grumpy Cat's $100 Million Scowl
December 08 2014 9:02 AM EST
In just two years, the cranky kitty has become a household name -- and a very lucrative brand.
French President Mocked For 'Borat' Costume
December 07 2014 5:36 AM EST
Francois Hollande was visiting his counterpart in Kazakhstan, when he was photographed wearing the country's traditional attire.
Police Brutality Protests Continue For Third Night
December 05 2014 9:18 PM EST
Protests took place in several cities after a grand jury didn't indict an NYPD officer whose chokehold led to Eric Garner's death.
Hoax Story Says Malia Obama Is Pregnant
December 04 2014 6:19 PM EST
A satirical news site claimed the president's daughter, 16, is pregnant, while a sexualized photo also sent the Internet into a tailspin.
Hide Your Kids, Google Is Coming
December 04 2014 11:12 AM EST
Google is revamping a number of its products for 2015.
'Gangnam Style' Breaks YouTube View Counter
December 04 2014 5:41 AM EST
The video for the Korean pop star's song has now amassed over 2.1 billion YouTube views, over a billion more than its nearest rival.
Cara Delevingne And Kendall Jenner Enter Dating Rumor Mill
December 03 2014 9:51 PM EST
Some people have questioned if Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner are dating after they posed for Love magazine together.
Man Charged With Threatening Darren Wilson's Life
December 02 2014 6:00 PM EST
A Washington state man has been arrested on federal charges of threatening via Facebook to kill the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer.
Man Sentenced To Jail For Revenge Porn
December 02 2014 2:20 PM EST
Thinking about posting photos of an ex-lover? Think again.
Revlon's 'Love Is On' Campaign Has A Diversity Problem
December 02 2014 1:50 PM EST
The cosmetic giant's social media campaign doesn't include a single gay couple on its website or billboards.
Twitter Unveils New Way To Flag Abusive Tweets
December 02 2014 1:07 PM EST
The move comes after several high-profile incidents of abuse on Twitter in recent weeks.
Research Based On Social Media Flawed
November 29 2014 6:22 PM EST
Researchers recommend those using social media as the basis for research correct for inbuilt biases.
Journalist Shares Her Trolls' Harassment With Their Moms
November 29 2014 5:01 PM EST
Female gaming journalist Alanah Pearce has found a novel way to deal with her online harassers: tell their mothers.