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.
Black Friday Isn’t For The Faint Of Heart
November 28 2014 4:43 PM EST
Bargain-hunters scuffled over coveted discount items in a holiday "tradition."
Abigail Breslin Slammed On Twitter After ‘You Suck’
November 26 2014 6:55 PM EST
Oscar-nominated actress Abigail Breslin was blasted on Twitter after her song "You Suck" debuted Wednesday.
National Guard Got Here Too Late: Ferguson Mayor
November 25 2014 4:36 PM EST
"We must be prepared for the absolute worst," he said.
Ferguson Grand Jury Announces Darren Wilson Decision
November 24 2014 9:37 PM EST
The highly anticipated decision has provoked anger from Michael Brown supporters.
Anonymous Hackers Take Down Canadian Police
November 24 2014 12:05 PM EST
Anonymous claims to have evidence that 16-year-old "swatting" suspect has been wrongfully identified.
'Great Firewall' Loomed Over China's First Internet Conference
November 21 2014 5:13 PM EST
Officials and foreign tech leaders met to discuss business at China's first World Internet Conference.
FSU Shooter Posted Bible Quotes Before Attack
November 20 2014 4:33 PM EST
FSU shooter Myron May posted a series of Bible quotes and mind-control videos to his apparent Facebook page.
Facebook's Bus Drivers Vote To Unionize
November 20 2014 5:29 AM EST
The drivers for the company's employee shuttle service, who work for a contractor, complain about unfair working practices and low pay.
China Hosts Web Leaders Amid Criticism Over Censorship
November 19 2014 9:17 AM EST
China unblocked access to the open Internet in Wuzhen, where tech leaders from around the world gathered to discuss Internet issues.
Taco Tuesday Tweet Deemed 'Racist'
November 18 2014 4:41 PM EST
The chain restaurant is getting slammed over a tweet.
Uber Exec Mulled Task Force To Harass Journalists
November 18 2014 2:34 PM EST
The ride-sharing company's public image takes another beating.
Much More Than A Shoot 'Em Up
November 18 2014 9:15 AM EST
If running over a prostitute with a car weren't enough, "Grand Theft Auto V" players can now use a hatchet — and have sex with prostitutes.
On Social Media, Spreading Hate Just Got Harder
November 17 2014 1:32 PM EST
The Anonymous hacking collective took down a KKK website and outed members for threatening Ferguson, Missouri, protesters.
Facebook Working On Professional Networking Portal: Report
November 17 2014 2:35 AM EST
The website, which will directly compete with LinkedIn, could reportedly also steal market share from Google and Microsoft.
Facebook Is Yanking Promotional Posts From Your News Feed
November 14 2014 11:23 PM EST
The company said that posts from pages, which it offered for free, will soon appear much less.
FCC Employees Amused By John Oliver's Net Neutrality Rant
November 14 2014 12:33 PM EST
HBO host John Oliver's jokes came at the FCC's expense but still managed to crack up the agency's employees.
Barbara Bowman Pens Op-Ed About Alleged Bill Cosby Rape When She Was A Teen
November 14 2014 12:17 PM EST
Barbara Bowman, who alleges she is one of 13 women Bill Cosby drugged and raped, penned an op-ed about her ordeal.
Charities, Schools Launch Christmas Card Campaigns For Troops
November 14 2014 12:16 PM EST
The U.S. military has roughly 200,000 troops stationed in 144 countries and territories.