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Facebook Is Now Working On Its Own Digital Assistant Called M 56 comments
Twitter Blocks API Access For Sites Monitoring Politicians' Deleted Tweets 113 comments
Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw 103 comments
Reddit Updates Content Policy, Bans More Subreddits 410 comments
Facebook Allows Turkish Government To Set the Censorship Rules 121 comments
Inside the Failure of Google+ 279 comments
The Web We Have To Save 114 comments
Girls Catfish ISIS On Social Media For Travel Money 238 comments
Hitchhiking Robot's Cross-Country Trip Ends In Philadelphia 224 comments
UK Campaign Wants 18-Year-Olds To Be Able To Delete Embarrassing Online Past 318 comments
LinkedIn (Temporarily) Backs Down After Uproar At Contact Export Removal 42 comments
Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke 141 comments
Secret Service Agents Stake Out the Ugliest Corners of the Internet 169 comments
Since Receiving Satellite Tags, Some Sharks Have Become Stars of Social Media 31 comments
Google+ Photos To Shut Down August 1 153 comments
Reddit Will 'Hide' Vile Content After Policy Change 164 comments
Reddit CEO: Site Is 'Not a Bastion of Free Speech,' Change Coming 581 comments
Twitter Stock Jumps Nearly 8 Percent After Fake Report 92 comments
Ellen Pao Leaves Reddit; Site Founder Steve Huffman Makes a Triumphant Return 467 comments
Towards Public-Friendly Open Science: YouTube Alongside Journal Articles? 77 comments
Senate Advances Plan To Make Email and Social Sites Report Terror Activity 139 comments
Running a Town Over Twitter 80 comments
"We Screwed Up," Says Reddit CEO In Formal Apology 452 comments
AMAgeddon: Reddit Mods Are Locking Up the Site's Most Popular Pages In Protest 385 comments
Where Facebook Stores 900 Million New Photos Per Day 121 comments
Are We Too Quick To Act On Social Media Outrage? 371 comments
Facebook's Absurd Pseudonym Purgatory 290 comments
Twitter To Introduce Curated Information Stream 37 comments
Russian Troops Traced To Ukrainian Battlefields Through Social Media 180 comments
Facebook Has a New Private Mobile Photo-Sharing App, and They Built It In C++ 173 comments
Journalist Burned Alive In India For Facebook Post Exposing Corruption 219 comments
US Teen Pleads Guilty To Teaching ISIS About Bitcoin Via Twitter 312 comments
Reddit Removes Communities To Address Harassment, Users Respond 474 comments
US Bombs ISIS Command Center After Terrorist Posts Selfie Online 286 comments
Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India 100 comments
Professional Russian Trolling Exposed 276 comments
Facebook Now Supports PGP To Send You Encrypted Emails 138 comments
Supreme Court Overturns Conviction For Man Who Posted 'Threatening' Messages On Facebook 144 comments
Orange County Public Schools To Monitor Students On Social Media 166 comments
Linux/Moose Worm Targets Routers, Modems, and Embedded Systems 110 comments
Tweets To Appear In Google Search Results 91 comments
European Internet Users Urged To Protect Themselves Against Facebook Tracking 147 comments
Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team Responds In Nepal 25 comments
Baton Bob Receives $20,000 Settlement For Coerced Facebook Post 201 comments
Prison Messaging System JPay Withdraws Copyright Claims 141 comments
Is Facebook Keeping You In a Political Bubble? 179 comments
Export Ban Drives Cuba To Non-US Analytics Software To Boost Tourism 84 comments
LinkedIn Used To Create Database of 27,000 US Intelligence Personnel 82 comments
Canadian Town Outlaws Online Insults To Police and Officials 152 comments
VA Tech Student Arrested For Posting Perceived Threat Via Yik Yak 254 comments
Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly 51 comments
Can Riots Be Predicted By Social Media? 141 comments
Apple, IBM To Bring iPads To 5 Million Elderly Japanese 67 comments
Tech Credited With Reducing Nigerian Election Death Toll 58 comments
Google Insiders Talk About Why Google+ Failed 359 comments
Nepal Earthquake: Facebook To Google, How Tech Is Helping Survivors Reach Out 39 comments
Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up 78 comments
Facebook Working To Weed Out Fake Likes 74 comments
The Upsides of a Surveillance Society 254 comments
Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA 153 comments
FTC Creates Office Dedicated To "Algorithmic Transparency" 75 comments
LG Will Lend You a Free Phone If You Talk About It On Social Media 22 comments
Snapchat Joins the Gang, Releases Transparency Report 12 comments
Ask Slashdot: Living Without Social Media In 2015? 394 comments
SeaWorld and Others Discover That a Hashtag Can Become a Bashtag 124 comments
Facebook Successfully Tests Laser Internet Drones 59 comments
NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"? 79 comments
Facebook Makes Messenger a Platform 48 comments
Twitter Adds Tool To Report Tweets To the Police 79 comments
France Will Block Web Sites That Promote Terrorism 216 comments
Education Company Monitors Social Media For Test References 95 comments
Twitter Will Ban Revenge Porn and Non-consensual Nudes 114 comments
YouTube Video of Racist Chant Results In Fraternity Closure 606 comments
Yik Yak Raises Controversy On College Campuses 367 comments
Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail 247 comments
Former MLB Pitcher Doxes Internet Trolls, Delivers Real-World Consequences 467 comments
Deutsche Telecom Calls For Google and Facebook To Be Regulated Like Telcos 106 comments
Marissa Mayer On Turning Around Yahoo 167 comments
Google+ Divided Into Photos and Streams, With New Boss 146 comments
ISIS Threatens Life of Twitter Founder After Thousands of Account Suspensions 533 comments
Twitter Adds "Report Dox" Option 101 comments
Google Reverses Stance, Allows Porn On Blogger After Backlash 102 comments
Facebook Puts Users On Suicide Watch 187 comments
US Govt and Private Sector Developing "Precrime" System Against Cyber-Attacks 55 comments
Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity 71 comments
Google Knocks Explicit Adult Content On Blogger From Public View 285 comments
Inside the Business of Online Reputation Spin 126 comments
An Evidence-Based Approach To Online Dating 286 comments
Company Promises Positive Yelp Reviews For a Price; Yelp Sues 77 comments
The Revolution Wasn't Televised: the Early Days of YouTube 81 comments
Inside the Internet's Hidden Science Factory 31 comments
An Argument For Not Taking Down Horrific Videos 400 comments
NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking 135 comments
Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo 153 comments
Twitter CEO: "We Suck" At Dealing With Trolls, Vows To Kick Them Out 467 comments
Don't Sass Your Uber Driver - He's Rating You Too 265 comments
Syrian Social Hack Co-Opts Fighter's Computers 71 comments
UK Sets Up Internet-Savvy Army Unit 56 comments
Facebook Censoring Images of the Prophet Muhammad In Turkey 228 comments
Twitter Moves To Curb Instagram Links 114 comments
Tracking Down How Many (Or How Few) People Actively Use Google+ 210 comments
Illinois Students Suspected of Cyberbullying Must Provide Social Media Passwords 323 comments
Facebook Will Let You Flag Content As 'False' 225 comments
Your High School Wants You To Install Snapchat 157 comments
Using Facebook Data, Algorithm Predicts Personality Better Than Friends 80 comments
Back To the Social Media Future 40 comments
Would Twitter Make President Obama 'Follow' the Tea Party If the Price Is Right? 121 comments
Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users 69 comments
Facebook Apologizes For 'Year In Review' Photos 218 comments
Startup Acquisitions Herald Virtual, Augmented Reality Apps From Facebook 11 comments
Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages 48 comments
How a Wildfire Helped Spread the Hashtag 36 comments
Google+ Will Make Your Videos Look Better 37 comments
Facebook Drops Bing Search Results 33 comments
How Your In-Store Shopping Affects the Ads You See On Facebook 69 comments
An Algorithm To Prevent Twitter Hashtag Degeneration 162 comments
How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Twitterbot 54 comments
Twitter Use By Romney and Obama In 2012 Highlight the Speed of Social Media 47 comments
Celebrated Russian Hacker Now In Exile 130 comments
Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech 436 comments
Revisiting Open Source Social Networking Alternatives 88 comments
Married Woman Claims Facebook Info Sharing Created Dating Profile For Her 189 comments
The Software Big Oil's PR Firm Uses To "Convert Average Citizens" 110 comments
How Facebook Is Influencing Who Will Win the Next Election 72 comments
Facebook Planning Office Version To Rival LinkedIn, Google 91 comments
Facebook Testing Lithium-Ion Batteries For Backup Power 41 comments
Crowd-Sourced Experiment To Map All Human Skills 70 comments
German Spy Agency Seeks Millions To Monitor Social Networks 59 comments
New Facebook Update Lets You Choose News Feed Content 54 comments
Zuckerberg: Most of Facebook Will Be Video Within Five Years 206 comments
Bounties vs. Extreme Internet Harassment 716 comments
Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features 116 comments
Computer Scientists Say Meme Research Doesn't Threaten Free Speech 109 comments
New GCHQ Chief Says Social Media Aids Terrorists 228 comments
How Google Can Get the Flu Right 31 comments
Facebook Wants You To Vote Tuesday 165 comments
Facebook Sets Up Shop On Tor 125 comments
Ebola Forecast: Scientists Release Updated Projections and Tracking Maps 294 comments
Can Ello Legally Promise To Remain Ad-Free? 153 comments
We Need Distributed Social Networks More Than Ello 269 comments
Ello Formally Promises To Remain Ad-Free, Raises $5.5M 167 comments
The Inevitable Death of the Internet Troll 571 comments
Facebook To DEA: Stop Using Phony Profiles To Nab Criminals 239 comments
Snapchat Will Introduce Ads, Attempt To Keep Them Other Than Creepy 131 comments
Facebook 'Safety Check' Lets Friends Know You're OK After a Major Disaster 130 comments
Eggcyte is Making a Pocket-Sized Personal Web Server (Video) 94 comments
Snowden's Tough Advice For Guarding Privacy 210 comments
More Details On The 3rd-Party Apps That Led to Snapchat Leaks 101 comments
DoJ: Law Enforcement Can Impersonate People On Facebook 191 comments
Why Do Contextual Ads Fail? 249 comments
Ask Slashdot: Is There an Ethical Way Facebook Can Experiment With Their Users? 141 comments
The Single Vigilante Behind Facebook's 'Real Name' Crackdown 305 comments
Downtown Project Suicides Shock High Tech Community 185 comments
Facebook Ready To Get Into Healthcare 99 comments
Online Creeps Inspire a Dating App That Hides Women's Pictures 482 comments
Could Maroney Be Prosecuted For Her Own Hacked Pictures? 274 comments
Interview With Facebook's Head of Open Source 29 comments
Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015 42 comments
Google Quietly Nixes Mandatory G+ Integration With Gmail 139 comments
Small Restaurant Out-Maneuvers Yelp In Reviews War 249 comments
NY Magistrate: Legal Papers Can Be Served Via Facebook 185 comments
Netropolitan Is a Facebook For the Affluent, and It's Only $9000 To Join 178 comments
Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans 108 comments
Responding to Celeb Photo Leaks, Reddit Scotches "Fappening" Subreddit 307 comments
Facebook Blamed For Driving Up Cellphone Bills, But It's Not Alone 131 comments
Interview: Ask Christopher "moot" Poole About 4chan and Social Media 220 comments
Study: Social Networks Have Negative Effect On Individual Welfare 76 comments
Facebook Experimenting With Blu-ray As a Storage Medium 193 comments
Illinois University Restricts Access To Social Media, Online Political Content 130 comments
Researchers Made a Fake Social Network To Infiltrate China's Internet Censors 49 comments
Book Review: Social Engineering In IT Security Tools, Tactics, and Techniques 45 comments
Email Is Not Going Anywhere 235 comments
Posting Soccer Goals On Vine Is Illegal, Say England's Premier League 226 comments
Web Trolls Winning As Incivility Increases 457 comments
Twitter Reports 23 Million Users Are Actually Bots 84 comments
Hotel Charges Guests $500 For Bad Online Reviews 183 comments
Inside the Facebook Algorithm Most Users Don't Even Know Exists 130 comments
Google+ Photos To Be Separated From Google+ 114 comments
Man Booted From Southwest Flight and Threatened With Arrest After Critical Tweet 928 comments
New Digital Currency Bases Value On Reputation 100 comments
Pseudonyms Now Allowed On Google+ 238 comments
Google's Experimental Newsroom Avoids Negative Headlines 109 comments
Gov't Censorship Pushing Users To More Private Messaging In China 47 comments
Employees Staying Away From Internal Corporate Social Networks 131 comments
Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him 203 comments
Google Kills Orkut To Focus On YouTube, Blogger and Google+ 71 comments
Facebook's Emotion Experiment: Too Far, Or Social Network Norm? 219 comments
In 2012, Facebook Altered Content To Tweak Readers' Emotions 130 comments
Human Language Is Biased Towards Happiness, Say Computational Linguists 86 comments
Emotional Contagion Spread Through Facebook 127 comments
LinkedIn Spam Lawsuit Can Continue 50 comments
Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit 163 comments
Facebook Lets Users Opt Out of Targeted Ads 97 comments
Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest 70 comments
Thai Police: We'll Get You For Online Social Media Criticism 86 comments
NSA Collecting Millions of Faces From Web Images 136 comments
German Intelligence Agency Planning To Follow Big NSA Brother On Shoestring 80 comments
Linus Torvalds Reads Your Mean Tweets 62 comments
Iranian Hacker Group Created Fake News Organization For Social Engineering 57 comments
Iran Court Summons Mark Zuckerberg For Facebook Privacy Violations 304 comments
The Internet Is Now Part of the Crime Scene 145 comments
Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users 91 comments
Data Mining Shows How Down-Voting Leads To Vicious Circle of Negative Feedback 293 comments
Data Mining Reveals How Wording Influences Tweet Propagation 21 comments
Foursquare Splits To Take On Yelp 24 comments
Google Plus Now Minus Chief Vic Gundotra 93 comments
NYPD's Twitter Campaign Backfires 173 comments
VK CEO Fired, Says Company Under Kremlin Control 149 comments
The Limits of Big Data For Social Engineering 95 comments
Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist 169 comments
Click Like? You May Have Given Up the Right To Sue 216 comments
44% of Twitter Users Have Never Tweeted 121 comments
Can Web-Based Protests Be a Force for Change? 76 comments
Chinese Man On Trial For Spreading False Rumors Online 53 comments
Study: People That Think Social Media Helps Their Work Are Probably Wrong 40 comments
How the Internet Is Taking Away America's Religion 1037 comments
More On the "Cuban Twitter" Scam 90 comments
Why No One Trusts Facebook To Power the Future 218 comments
Social Media Becomes the New Front In Mexico's Drug War 120 comments
Facebook, Google Battle To Bring Internet To Remote Locations 49 comments
Minnesota Teen Wins Settlement After School Takes Facebook Password 367 comments
Turkish Finance Minister Defends Twitter Ban 94 comments
Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking 102 comments
Twitter Turns 8; May Drop Hashtags and @replies 96 comments
The Net Routes Around Censorship In Turkey 82 comments
After FOIA, Homeland Security Releases Social Media Monitoring Guides 21 comments
The Era of Facebook Is an Anomaly 260 comments
Yik Yak, After Complaints From Schools, Suspends Its Service In Chicago 167 comments
First Study of the Evolution of Memes On Facebook 56 comments
Facebook Wants To Block Illegal Gun Sales 310 comments
Popularity On Facebook Makes People Think You're Attractive 116 comments
Girl's Facebook Post Costs Her Dad $80,000 387 comments
Quebec Language Police Target Store Owner's Facebook Page 506 comments
Facebook Shuts Down @Facebook Email System 149 comments
Who's On WhatsApp, and Why? 280 comments
WhatsApp Founder Used Unchangable Airline Ticket To Pressure Facebook 144 comments
The Science of Social Participation 48 comments
How Jan Koum Steered WhatsApp Into $16B Facebook Deal 136 comments
Gracenote, Privacy, and the Rise of Metadata As a Valuable Asset 33 comments
Venezuelan Regime Censoring Twitter 152 comments
Facebook Debuts New Gender Options, Pronoun Choices 462 comments
How Blogs Are Changing the Scientific Discourse 136 comments
LinkedIn Ditches Feature That Was a 'Dream For Attackers' 70 comments
Facebook Estimates Around 10% of Accounts Are Fake 140 comments
Rome Police Use Twitter To Battle Illegal Parking 157 comments
Startup Out of MIT Promises Digital Afterlife — Just Hand Over Your Data 241 comments
Developer Loses Single-Letter Twitter Handle Through Extortion 448 comments
Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages? 293 comments
Facebook Mocks 'Infection' Study, Predicts Princeton's Demise 193 comments
Snapchat Account Registration CAPTCHA Defeated 52 comments
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