Slashdot Items Tagged "socialmedia"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:03AM Twitter Updates Developer Rules in the Wake of Bot Crackdown
Friday February 16, 2018 @01:36PM US Charges Russian Social Media Trolls Over Election Tampering
Monday February 12, 2018 @11:06AM A Facebook Employee Asked a Reporter To Turn Off His Phone So Facebook Couldn't Track Its Location
Monday January 29, 2018 @11:41AM Florida Firm Sells Twitter Followers and Bots That Retweet Celebrities, Executives, and 'Influencers'
Friday January 26, 2018 @12:05PM Facebook Should Be 'Regulated Like Cigarette Industry', Salesforce CEO Says
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:23AM Facebook VP Says Company Won't Use Experts To Fix Fake News Because It is Worried About Criticism
Friday January 19, 2018 @02:22PM Tim Cook: 'I Don't Want My Nephew on a Social Network'
Thursday December 28, 2017 @08:53AM Mark Zuckerberg's Real Campaign: Save Facebook
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @08:23PM A Reporter Built a Bot To Find Nazi Sock Puppet Accounts. Twitter Banned the Bot and Kept the Nazis
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @11:43AM Vietnam Deploys 10,000 Cyber Warriors to Fight 'Wrongful Views'
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @09:36AM Obama Warns Against Irresponsible Social Media Use
Monday December 25, 2017 @02:57PM Russia's Putin Calls For Web Activities of Some Firms To Be Monitored
Monday December 25, 2017 @09:01AM Should Regulators Force Facebook To Ship a 'Start Over' Button For Users?
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @05:30PM The People Who Read Your Airline Tweets
Monday December 18, 2017 @10:38AM Twitter Rolls Out Stricter Rules On Abusive Content
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:53AM Former Facebook Exec Says Social Media is Ripping Apart Society
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:27PM EU Urges Internet Companies To Do More To Remove Extremist Content
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @03:44PM Thirty Countries Use 'Armies of Opinion Shapers' To Manipulate Democracy
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @10:00AM Steemit Is a Social Network That Pays You For Your Posts In Cryptocurrency
Monday October 02, 2017 @10:22PM Facebook Says 10 Million US Users Saw Russia-linked Ads
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:00PM Radical Leftists Built Their Own FOSS Alternative To Reddit After It Banned Them
Friday September 15, 2017 @12:58PM Social Media Site Gab Sues Google For Antitrust Violations Following Ban From Play Store
Thursday September 07, 2017 @03:40PM 67% of Americans Use Social Media To Get Some of their News
Friday September 01, 2017 @10:41AM Facebook Has Mapped the Entire Human Population of Earth
Thursday August 10, 2017 @11:08AM Facebook Launches Watch Tab For Video Shows, Uses TV's 75-Year-Old Marketing Pitch
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @03:25PM Nearly 90,000 Sex Bots Invaded Twitter in 'One of the Largest Malicious Campaigns Ever Recorded on a Social Network'
Thursday July 13, 2017 @10:57AM Europe Says Employers Must Warn Job Applicants Before Checking Them Out on Social Media
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:05AM Germany Approves Plans To Fine Social Media Firms Up To $57M
Thursday June 29, 2017 @03:35PM Twitter Detects Riots Faster Than Police, Study Says
Thursday June 29, 2017 @07:38AM Facebook May Finally Have To Compromise Its User Experience In Order To Keep Growing
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:36PM Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting, Including Social Media Checks
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:28AM Facebook Flooded With 'Sextortion' and Revenge Porn, Files Reveal
Monday April 24, 2017 @10:29AM Some of the Biggest Economies Aren't a Big User Of Social Media
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:53PM LinkedIn Apologizes For Trying To Connect Everyone In Real Life
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @01:49PM Facebook Adds a Login Shortcut To Other Android Apps
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:13AM Twitter Is Ditching the Egg
Friday March 31, 2017 @08:17AM 'Verified' Is Now a Derogatory Term on Twitter
Thursday March 30, 2017 @12:37PM Facebook Announces Crowdfunding Service To Back Causes Such As Medical Needs
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:24AM Twitter Suspended Hundreds of Thousands of Accounts Amid 'Violent Extremism'
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @01:16PM Germany Plans To Fine Social Media Sites Over Hate Speech
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:50AM ShatChat: How Facebook's Bizarre Obsession With Snapchat Is Ruining User Experience On Messenger
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @08:39AM Microsoft Is Closing the Social Network You Forgot It Ever Launched
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:31AM Social Media 'Increases Loneliness', Says Study
Thursday March 02, 2017 @01:32PM Instant Messaging App Snapchat-Maker Snap's IPO Opened Trading At $24 a Share, Making the Company Worth $33 Billion
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:53PM Of Course Facebook Is Putting a Snapchat Clone Inside WhatsApp
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday January 26, 2017 @12:44PM Twitter Scrambles For Next Big Feature, Bets On Merging Tweets, Hashtags, Moments
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @12:15PM Facebook's Price Tag For Oculus Actually $3 Billion, Zuckerberg Reveals in Court
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @02:09PM Zuckerberg Could Run Facebook While Serving in Government Forever
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @10:31AM Facebook Is Sorry for Taking Down a Photo of a Nude Neptune Statue
Monday January 02, 2017 @09:40AM All the Features Facebook Copied From Snapchat in 2016
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:31PM Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Needs An Edit Function
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @01:02PM Facebook's Safety Check Activated For Fake Bangkok Bombing
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:09AM Turkey Says It's Investigating 10,000 Social Network Users
Monday December 19, 2016 @09:57AM Turkey Blocks Tor's Anonymity Network
Thursday December 01, 2016 @02:25PM Facebook Developing AI To Flag Offensive Live Videos
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:46AM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:55PM China Says Terrorism, Fake News Impel Greater Global Internet Curbs
Monday November 21, 2016 @11:26AM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Monday November 14, 2016 @02:53PM Internet Freedom Wanes As Governments Target Messaging, Social Apps
Monday November 14, 2016 @12:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:54AM Mark Zuckerberg Says Fake News on Facebook Affecting the Election Is a 'Crazy Idea'
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:29AM Facebook To Stop Ads that Target, Exclude Races
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @02:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:59AM Facebook Puts Deep Learning in the Palm of Your Hand
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:44AM Twitter May Save Vine by Selling it
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:20AM Turkey Blocks Access To Twitter, WhatsApp, YouTube, and Facebook
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:17AM UK Auto Insurer Will Use Facebook Data To Set Premium
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:58AM Journalists Face Jail Time After Reporting on North Dakota Pipeline Protest
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @02:23PM The Washington Post Tracked Facebook's Trending Topics For 3 Weeks, Found 5 Fake Stories and 3 Inaccurate Articles
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:11PM Facebook Features 9/11 Conspiracy Theory as 'Trending'
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @12:46PM Facebook Lets Users Prompt Danger Alert
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:06PM Facebook Is Telling the World It's Not a Media Company, But It Might Be Too Late
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:22AM Facebook Removes Fake Article About Megyn Kelly From Trending Topics
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:18PM Facebook Says Humans Won't Write Its Trending Topic Descriptions Anymore
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:49AM Your Political Facebook Posts Aren't Changing How Your Friends Think
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:01AM Metropolitan Police To Target Online Hate Crime and Abuse
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:11AM Facebook Will Force Advertising On Ad-Blocking Users
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:07AM Zimbabwe Military Threatens To 'Deal With' Social Media-Powered Protesters
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:40AM Instagram's New Stories Are a Near-Perfect Copy of Snapchat Stories
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:00PM Instagram Will Soon Allow Users To Filter Comments
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @11:41AM Olympics Committee Says Non-Sponsors Are Banned From Tweeting About the Olympics
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @10:49AM Pop Star Tells Fans To Send Their Twitter Passwords, But It Might Be Illegal
Saturday July 23, 2016 @12:44PM Salesforce CEO Told LinkedIn He Would Have Paid Much More Than Microsoft
Thursday July 21, 2016 @01:41PM Facebook Took Its Giant Internet Drone On Its First Test Flight
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @10:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:24PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Thursday July 07, 2016 @11:52AM Facebook Decides Which Killings We're Allowed to See
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @01:26PM Facebook Lays Out Blueprint For Connecting Hard-To-Reach Rural Areas
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @12:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Monday July 04, 2016 @10:16AM China Bans the Use Of Social Media As a News Source
Friday July 01, 2016 @09:00AM Why Twitter Can't Even Protect Tech CEOs From Getting Hacked
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @02:24PM Here's How Pinterest Plans to Get You To Shop More
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @10:19AM Facebook Backtracks, Now Says It Is Not Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest Friends
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Sunday June 19, 2016 @02:58PM New Ransomware Written Entirely In JavaScript
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:55PM Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emojis On Twitter
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:18AM Facebook Will Track What Physical Stores You Go Into
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:21PM Executive Says Facebook Will Be All Video, No Text In 5 Years
Monday June 13, 2016 @08:07AM Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion
Saturday June 11, 2016 @09:35AM Facebook Threatens To Delete Users' Photos If They Don't Install Moments app
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @09:35AM Huge Vulnerabilities In Facebook Chat and Messenger Exploitable With Basic HTML
Monday June 06, 2016 @09:23AM Over 100M Accounts of Russia's Largest Social Network VK On Sale
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:37PM Instagram's New Algorithm That Puts the Best Posts First Goes Live For All
Saturday May 28, 2016 @10:25AM Mark Zuckerberg Is Dictator Of Facebook Nation; There's No Democracy Online: The Pirate Bay Founder
Saturday May 28, 2016 @08:21AM 62% Americans Get News On Social Media
Friday May 27, 2016 @02:45PM Someone In North Korea Is Hosting a Facebook Clone
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:45PM Hackers Claim to Have 427 Million Myspace Passwords
Friday May 27, 2016 @09:46AM Facebook Begins Tracking Non-Users Around the Internet
Friday May 20, 2016 @08:52AM China Fakes 488 Million Social Media Posts a Year To Deceive Its Citizens
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @11:53AM Face Recognition App Taking Russia By Storm May Bring End To Public Anonymity
Thursday May 12, 2016 @12:47PM Internal Docs Show Human Intervention at Almost Every Stage Of Facebook's News Operation
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @12:22PM Senate GOP Launches Inquiry Into Facebook's News Curation
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:40AM Parents Could Be Sued By Their Kids For Posting Pictures of Them On Facebook
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:51PM 'Boaty McBoatface' Polar Ship Named After Attenborough Despite Less Votes
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:29PM Facebook's Newest Privacy Problem: 'Faceprint' Data
Saturday April 30, 2016 @05:24PM US Spy Court Didn't Reject a Single Government Surveillance Request In 2015
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:33PM 'I Hacked Facebook -- and Found Someone Had Beaten Me To It'
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:10PM Twitter Appoints Chief In China With Former Chinese Military Ties
Saturday April 16, 2016 @11:17AM Facebook Promises It Won't Mess With Voters' Minds
Friday April 15, 2016 @02:30PM Facebook Employees Ask Mark Zuckerberg If They Should Try To Stop a Donald Trump Presidency
Friday April 15, 2016 @08:44AM CIA Is Investing Heavily In Firms That Do Social Media Mining and Surveillance
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @12:36PM Facebook Launches 'Agents On Messenger' Platform With Chatbots
Monday April 11, 2016 @10:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:52PM Facebook Messenger Hits 900M Monthly Active Users; To Get Snapchat-Like Features
Sunday March 27, 2016 @07:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Saturday March 26, 2016 @08:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Friday March 11, 2016 @11:07PM Twitter Can Predict Hurricane Damage As Well As Emergency Agencies
Friday May 18, 2012 @06:59PM Golden Age of Silicon Valley Is Over With Facebook IPO
Friday December 30, 2011 @09:55PM Is Twitter Aiding and Abetting Terrorism?
Thursday July 21, 2011 @09:32PM Facebook Is Most Hated Social Media Company
Tuesday December 21, 2010 @10:38AM WikiLeaks Continues To Fund Itself Via Flattr
Tuesday November 30, 2010 @06:40PM Facebook's 'Like This' Button Is Tracking You
Sunday October 10, 2010 @09:31PM Of 1.2 Billion Twitter Posts, 71% Are Ignored
Thursday September 30, 2010 @10:10PM Exploits Propagated Via Social Media Increase
Wednesday September 29, 2010 @07:38PM "Pre-Crime" Comes To the HR Dept.
Thursday September 16, 2010 @08:58PM Social Media Can Help You Fake Your Own Death
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @08:23PM Fark Creator Slams 'the Wisdom of Crowds'
Friday March 19, 2010 @09:16PM "Moot" Working On Reboot of 4chan Platform
Thursday March 04, 2010 @09:53PM China's Human Flesh Search Engine
Wednesday March 03, 2010 @06:39PM Narus Develops Social Media Sleuth
Sunday February 21, 2010 @02:05AM The Surreal World of Chatroulette
Thursday December 17, 2009 @02:05PM Best Man Rigs Newlyweds' Bed To Tweet During Sex
Thursday November 26, 2009 @12:06AM Contributors Leaving Wikipedia In Record Numbers