Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

Date / Time Story
Monday April 23, 2018 @04:36PM Facebook Sued Over Fake Ads
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:28PM Who Has More of Your Personal Data Than Facebook? Try Google
Saturday April 21, 2018 @11:42PM Silicon Valley Investors Wants to Fund a 'Good For Society' Facebook Replacement
Saturday April 21, 2018 @06:04PM NYT: Lynchings Around the World are Linked To Facebook Posts
Friday April 20, 2018 @04:35PM Facebook Starts Its Facial Recognition Push To Europeans
Thursday April 19, 2018 @11:01PM Audit Approved of Facebook Policies, Even After Cambridge Analytica Leak
Thursday April 19, 2018 @12:43AM Facebook To Put 1.5 Billion Users Out of Reach of New EU Privacy Law
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @07:48PM 'Login With Facebook' Data Hijacked By JavaScript Trackers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @04:58PM Facebook To Design Its Own Processors For Hardware Devices, AI Software, and Servers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @02:02PM Richard Stallman On Facebook's Privacy Scandal: We Need a Law. There's No Reason We Should Let Them Exist if the Price is Knowing Everything About Us
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @01:19PM Data Firm Leaks 48 Million User Profiles it Scraped From Facebook, LinkedIn, Others
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @10:13AM Cambridge Analytica Planned To Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @05:57PM Facebook Admits To Tracking Users, Non-Users Off-Site
Tuesday April 17, 2018 @01:24PM Former Cambridge Analytica Employee Says Facebook Users Affected Could Be 'Much Greater Than 87 million'
Monday April 16, 2018 @09:04PM Facebook Must Face Class-Action Lawsuit Over Facial Recognition, Says Judge
Saturday April 14, 2018 @07:40PM Is It Time To Stop Using Social Media?
Saturday April 14, 2018 @07:24PM Facebook Competitor Orkut Relaunches as 'Hello'
Saturday April 14, 2018 @04:10PM 'An Apology for the Internet -- from the People Who Built It'
Friday April 13, 2018 @11:56AM A postmortem of the Facebook / Cambridge Analytica Debacle
Thursday April 12, 2018 @07:31PM Nearly 1 In 10 Americans Have Deleted Their Facebook Account Over Privacy Concerns, Survey Claims
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @04:19PM Instagram Will Soon Let You Download a Copy of Your Data
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @01:59PM Mark Zuckerberg Denies Knowledge of Non-Consensual Shadow Profiles Facebook Has Been Building of Non-Users For Years
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @12:50AM Zuckerberg: Facebook Doesn't Use Your Mic For Ad Targeting
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @07:54PM Facebook Data Collected By Quiz App Included Private Messages
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @05:56PM Zuckerberg Testimony: Facebook AI Will Curb Hate Speech In 5 To 10 Years
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @01:26PM Some Facebook Employees Are Quitting or Asking To Switch Departments Over Ethical Concerns
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @11:53AM Facebook Launches Bug Bounty Program To Report Data Thieves
Monday April 09, 2018 @06:41PM How Much VR User Data Is Oculus Giving To Facebook?
Monday April 09, 2018 @04:18PM Steve Wozniak Drops Facebook: 'The Profits Are All Based On the User's Info'
Monday April 09, 2018 @10:52AM Zuckerberg Gets a Crash Course in Charm. Will Congress Care?
Monday April 09, 2018 @10:44AM Facebook Suspends Another Data Analytics Firm After CNBC Discovers It Was Using Tactics like Cambridge Analytica
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:36PM Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says Data From 87 Million Users Could Be Stored In Russia
Saturday April 07, 2018 @08:52PM Tim Cook Says Ads That Follow You Online Are 'Creepy'
Saturday April 07, 2018 @07:26PM Facebook Donated To 46 of 55 Members On Committee That Will Question Zuckerberg
Friday April 06, 2018 @05:21PM Comcast, AT&T, Verizon Pose a Greater Surveillance Risk Than Facebook
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:25PM Facebook Demands ID Verifications For Big Pages, 'Issue' Ad Buyers
Friday April 06, 2018 @10:37AM Sheryl Sandberg: Users Would Have To Pay To Opt Out of Facebook Ads
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:11AM Facebook Retracted Zuckerberg's Messages From Recipients' Inboxes
Thursday April 05, 2018 @03:50PM UK, Australia Investigating Facebook Amid Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal
Thursday April 05, 2018 @02:37PM Facebook Was in Talks With Top Hospitals Until Last Month To Share Data of Most Vulnerable Patients
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @05:55PM Facebook Is Changing the Way It Stores Call, Text History
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @04:45PM Facebook's Privacy Fixes Have Broken Tinder
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @02:41PM Cambridge Analytica May Have Had Facebook Data From 87 Million People
Wednesday April 04, 2018 @11:59AM Facebook Scans What You Send Other People on Messenger App
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @06:50PM Facebook CEO Says Not Planning To Extend European Privacy Law Globally
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook Blames a 'Bug' For Not Deleting Your Seemingly Deleted Videos
Monday April 02, 2018 @08:09PM Instagram Suddenly Chokes Off Developers As Facebook Chases Privacy
Monday April 02, 2018 @04:46PM Zuckerberg On Facebook's Role In Ethnic Cleansing In Myanmar: 'It's a Real Issue'
Monday April 02, 2018 @10:04AM Mark Zuckerberg: Tim Cook is 'Extremely Glib'
Friday March 30, 2018 @09:00PM Adobe Is Helping Some 60 Companies Track People Across Devices
Friday March 30, 2018 @06:58PM Facebook Employees In An Uproar Over Executive's Leaked Memo
Thursday March 29, 2018 @09:24PM Top Facebook Executive In 2016 Warned That Facebook Could Get People Killed
Thursday March 29, 2018 @08:10PM Top Facebook Executive Defended Data Collection In 2016 Memo, Warned That Facebook Could Get People Killed
Thursday March 29, 2018 @06:59PM Facebook Begins 'Fact-Checking' Photos, Videos
Thursday March 29, 2018 @12:27AM Facebook Will No Longer Allow Third-Party Data For Targeting Ads
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @04:22PM Tim Cook Says Apple's Customers Are Not Its Product, Unlike Facebook
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @03:41PM Facebook Tweaks Privacy Tools To Ease Discontent Over Data Leak
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @10:14AM Facebook Delays Home-Speaker Unveil Amid Data Crisis
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @04:10PM Nearly a Third of Tech Workers Are Ready To #DeleteFacebook
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @02:40PM Facebook is Being Sued Over Housing Discrimination
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:46PM It's Possible that the Facebook App is Listening To You, Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Says
Tuesday March 27, 2018 @01:44PM Zuckerberg Refuses UK Parliament Summons Over Facebook Data Misuse, Agrees To Testify Before Congress
Monday March 26, 2018 @07:22PM Facebook Acknowledges It Has Been Keeping Records of Android Users' Calls, Texts
Monday March 26, 2018 @05:22PM ICE Uses Facebook Data To Find and Track Immigrants, Internal Emails Show
Monday March 26, 2018 @04:30PM Confirmation of a US Government Probe Pushes Facebook's Market Loss To $90 Billion
Monday March 26, 2018 @10:41AM Americans Less Likely To Trust Facebook than Rivals on Personal Data
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:53AM Steve Jobs Tried To Warn Mark Zuckerberg About Privacy In 2010
Sunday March 25, 2018 @01:06AM Facebook Scraped Call, Text Message Data For Years From Android Phones
Saturday March 24, 2018 @08:39PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Good Alternative to Facebook?
Friday March 23, 2018 @09:58PM William Shatner Criticizes Facebook Hoax Ad Announcing His Death
Friday March 23, 2018 @06:23PM Facebook Gets Hit With Four Lawsuits Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal
Friday March 23, 2018 @02:11PM My Cow Game Extracted Your Facebook Data
Friday March 23, 2018 @01:13PM 'What's Facebook?', Elon Musk Asks, As He Deletes SpaceX and Tesla Facebook Pages
Thursday March 22, 2018 @08:26PM Man Starts 'Gunbook' Social Media Site After His Gun-Loving Friends Were Kicked Off Facebook
Thursday March 22, 2018 @02:10PM Facebook Gave Data About 57 Billion Friendships To Academic
Thursday March 22, 2018 @12:07PM Mozilla Pulls Advertising from Facebook
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @11:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes For the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Says He Isn't Opposed To Regulation
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @03:59PM Mark Zuckerberg Addresses the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, Says Facebook 'Made Mistakes' in Protecting Data
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @02:02PM Mozilla Launches a Petition Asking Facebook To Do More For User Privacy
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @12:27PM Facebook is Building a Real Community in California To Test Whether People Love Tech Companies Enough To Live in Them
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @08:11PM WhatsApp Co-Founder Tells Everyone To Delete Facebook, Further Fueling the #DeleteFacebook Movement
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @03:39PM Mark Zuckerberg AWOL From Facebook's Data Leak Damage Control Session
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:20AM FTC Probing Facebook For Use of Personal Data: Bloomberg
Monday March 19, 2018 @07:27PM Facebook Security Chief Said To Leave After Clashes Over Disinformation
Monday March 19, 2018 @04:50PM Facebook Hires Firm To Conduct Forensic Audit of Cambridge Analytica Data
Monday March 19, 2018 @03:27PM Facebook Under Pressure as EU, US Urge Probes of Data Practices
Sunday March 18, 2018 @02:22AM Facebook and Its Executives Are Getting Destroyed After Botching the Handling of a Massive Data Breach
Saturday March 17, 2018 @07:54PM Are Google and Facebook Surveilling Their Own Employees?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @06:18PM Did Cambridge Analytica Harvest 50 Million Facebook Profiles?
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:06PM Facebook Suspends Donald Trump's Data Operations Team For Misusing People's Personal Information
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:34PM Facebook Says It is Sorry For Suggesting Child Sex Videos in Search
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @04:39PM Sri Lanka Accuses Facebook of Failing To Control Hate Speech That Contributed To Deadly Riots
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @02:53PM Facebook Quietly Hid Webpages Bragging of Ability to Influence Elections
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:24PM Facebook Has Turned Into a Beast in Myanmar, UN Says
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @07:48PM Oculus Rift Headsets Are Offline Following a Software Error
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @10:04AM Facebook's VPN Service Onavo Protect Collects Personal Data -- Even When It's Switched Off
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:47AM Sri Lanka Blocks Facebook, Instagram To Prevent Spread of Hate Speech
Monday March 05, 2018 @07:57PM Europe Plans Special Tax For Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon
Monday March 05, 2018 @12:32PM Facebook Asks Users: Should We Allow Men To Ask Children For Sexual Images?
Thursday March 01, 2018 @02:25PM EU Warns Tech Giants To Remove Terror Content in 1 Hour -- or Else
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @11:14AM Facebook Rolls Out Job Posts To Become the Blue-Collar LinkedIn
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @07:10PM Facebook Silently Enables Facial Recognition Abilities For Users Outside EU, Canada
Friday February 23, 2018 @04:40PM Facebook's Mandatory Anti-Malware Scan Is Invasive and Lacks Transparency
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @01:09PM Why Decentralization Matters
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @10:02AM Facebook VP of Ads Criticised For Tweeting that Russian-bought Ads Had Not Been Designed to Sway the US Election
Sunday February 18, 2018 @03:40AM Facebook Plans To Use US Mail To Verify IDs of Election Ad Buyers
Thursday February 15, 2018 @01:59PM Hey Microsoft, Stop Installing Apps On My PC Without Asking
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @07:32PM Facebook Is Spamming Users Via Their 2FA Phone Numbers
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @03:35PM Even Apple and Google Engineers Can't Really Afford To Live Near Their Offices
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @12:05PM Messenger Kids Advocates Were Facebook-Funded
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @04:26PM Facebook is Pushing Its Data-tracking Onavo VPN Within Its Main Mobile App
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @11:20AM YouTube CEO: Facebook Should 'Get Back To Baby Pictures'
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:21PM Facebook Lost Around 2.8 Million US Users Under 25 Last Year
Monday February 12, 2018 @01:29PM German Court Rules Facebook Use of Personal Data Illegal
Monday February 12, 2018 @12:05PM A Facebook Employee Asked a Reporter To Turn Off His Phone So Facebook Couldn't Track Its Location
Sunday February 11, 2018 @11:43AM Facebook 'Likes' Are a Powerful Tool For Authoritarian Rulers, Court Petition Says
Thursday February 08, 2018 @07:32PM Facebook Is Testing a Dislike Button
Thursday February 08, 2018 @11:03AM Google Executives Are Floating a Plan To Fight Fake News on Facebook and Twitter
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @06:24PM Fake News Sharing In US Is a Rightwing Thing, Says Oxford Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook is Talking About Expanding Its TV-like Service, Watch, Into a Rival To YouTube
Monday February 05, 2018 @05:04PM Seattle Finds Facebook in Violation of City Campaign Finance Law
Monday February 05, 2018 @01:00AM Former Google/Facebook/Mozilla Employees Will Fight Addictive Technologies
Friday February 02, 2018 @01:40AM DuckDuckGo CEO: 'Google and Facebook Are Watching Our Every Move Online. It's Time To Make Them Stop'
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @03:20PM Facebook Really Wants You To Come Back
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @05:39PM Facebook Users Cry 'Censorship' After Being Told Which Russian Troll Pages They Liked
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:11PM Facebook Is Banning Cryptocurrency, ICO Ads
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:00PM Child Experts: Just Say 'No' To Facebook's Kids App
Monday January 29, 2018 @06:15PM Facebook Will Prioritize Local Stories In Your News Feed
Sunday January 28, 2018 @02:27PM Russian Trolls Created Facebook Events Seen By More Than 300,000 Users
Friday January 26, 2018 @07:28PM Robert Mueller's Team Reportedly Interviewed Facebook Staff As Part of Russia Probe
Friday January 26, 2018 @01:05PM Facebook Should Be 'Regulated Like Cigarette Industry', Salesforce CEO Says
Friday January 26, 2018 @12:48PM Breaking Up Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook Could Save Capitalism, NYU Professor Says
Monday January 22, 2018 @06:42PM Facebook Announces That It Has Invented a New Unit of Time
Monday January 22, 2018 @05:21PM Rupert Murdoch Pushes Facebook To Pay For News To Guarantee Quality
Monday January 22, 2018 @10:32AM Facebook Says It Can't Guarantee Social Media is Good For Democracy
Monday January 22, 2018 @08:23AM Facebook VP Says Company Won't Use Experts To Fix Fake News Because It is Worried About Criticism
Sunday January 21, 2018 @08:31PM Facebook Reopens Probe Into Russian Involvement in Brexit
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:59PM How To Tame the Tech Titans
Friday January 19, 2018 @05:47PM Facebook Will Now Ask Users To Rank News Organizations They Trust
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:41PM Facebook Is a 'Living, Breathing Crime Scene,' Says Former Tech Insider
Friday January 12, 2018 @10:01AM Facebook Overhauls News Feed in Favor of 'Meaningful Social Interactions'
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @01:50PM WhatsApp Security Flaws Could Be Exploited To Covertly Add Members To Group Chats
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @01:18PM Facebook Dives into Home Device Market with Video Chat Product Named 'Portal', Report Says
Monday January 08, 2018 @02:38PM Facebook is Shutting Down M, Its Personal Assistant Service That Combined Humans and AI
Friday January 05, 2018 @04:40PM Ex-NSA Hacker Is Building an AI To Find Hate and Far-Right Symbols on Twitter and Facebook
Thursday January 04, 2018 @02:02PM Mark Zuckerberg's 2018 Personal Challenge Is To Do His Job As CEO
Monday January 01, 2018 @10:56AM Germany Starts Enforcing Hate Speech Law
Monday January 01, 2018 @10:53AM Call For Tech Giants To Face Taxes Over Extremist Content
Friday December 29, 2017 @05:47PM Facebook's Uneven Enforcement of Hate Speech Rules Allows Vile Posts To Stay Up
Thursday December 28, 2017 @09:53AM Mark Zuckerberg's Real Campaign: Save Facebook
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @02:20PM Vietnam Deploys 10,000 Cyber Warriors to Fight 'Wrongful Views'
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @05:11PM Beware: 'Digmine' Cryptocurrency Bot Is Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Monday December 25, 2017 @10:01AM Should Regulators Force Facebook To Ship a 'Start Over' Button For Users?
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:44PM How To Check If You Interacted With Russian Propaganda On Facebook During the 2016 Election
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:33PM How Facebook's Political Unit Enables the Dark Art of Digital Propaganda
Thursday December 21, 2017 @09:19AM Dozens of Companies Are Using Facebook To Exclude Older Workers From Job Ads
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @02:54PM Facebook Will Use Facial Recognition To Tell You When People Upload Your Picture
Monday December 18, 2017 @07:57PM WhatsApp Ordered To Stop Sharing User Data With Facebook
Monday December 18, 2017 @05:33PM Facebook To Demote Posts That Ask For 'Likes' Or Shares
Sunday December 17, 2017 @03:49PM Former Exec Who Said Facebook Was 'Destroying Society' Still Loves Facebook
Saturday December 16, 2017 @12:14AM 'State of JavaScript' Survey Results: Good News for React and TypeScript
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:13PM Facebook Admits that Some Social Media Use Can Be Harmful
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:50PM Facebook Will Introduce Ads As Videos Start Playing
Thursday December 14, 2017 @08:08AM Google and Facebook 'Must Pay For News' From Which They Make Billions
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @12:01PM Russia-Linked Accounts Were Active on Facebook Ahead of Brexit
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @01:19PM We've Toned Down the 'Destroying Society' Shtick, Facebook Insists
Monday December 11, 2017 @08:53AM Former Facebook Exec Says Social Media is Ripping Apart Society
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @02:14PM Facebook and YouTube Are Full of Pirated Video Streams of Live NFL Games
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:12AM 'We Could Fund a Universal Basic Income With the Data We Give Away To Facebook and Google'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:07PM Health Secretary Hits Out at Facebook's New App, Says 'Stay Away From My Kids'
Monday December 04, 2017 @11:43AM Facebook Launches New Messenger App for Young Kids -- What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
Saturday December 02, 2017 @04:24PM Understanding the New Red Hat-IBM-Google-Facebook GPL Enforcement Announcement
Friday December 01, 2017 @01:04PM Stephen Hawking: 'I Fear AI May Replace Humans Altogether'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @04:16PM Facebook Judge Frowns on Bid To Toss Biometric Face Print Suit
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @05:45PM Snapchat Is Becoming the Anti-Facebook
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:06PM Facebook's New Captcha Test: 'Upload A Clear Photo of Your Face'
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:27PM 'Break Up Google and Facebook If You Ever Want Innovation Again'
Monday November 27, 2017 @05:10PM Facebook Rolls Out AI To Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported
Saturday November 25, 2017 @01:21PM Bloomberg Op-Ed: The Internet 'Already Lost Its Neutrality'
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @05:47PM 'We Are Disappointed': Tech Companies Speak Up Against the FCC's Plan To Kill Net Neutrality
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook To Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @12:04PM China's Tencent Breaks Through $500bn Stock Market Capitalisation
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @10:45AM Facebook Still Lets Housing Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Monday November 20, 2017 @09:14AM We Can't Trust Facebook To Regulate Itself, Says Former Operations Manager
Saturday November 18, 2017 @02:50AM Facebook Open Sources Its Network Routing Platform Open/R
Friday November 10, 2017 @06:27PM This Time, Facebook Is Sharing Its Employees' Data
Thursday November 09, 2017 @12:30PM Sean Parker Unloads on Facebook 'Exploiting' Human Psychology
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:25PM Facebook To Fight Revenge Porn by Letting Potential Victims Upload Nudes in Advance
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @12:35PM How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met
Sunday November 05, 2017 @07:12PM 'Panama Papers' Group Strikes Again with 'Paradise Papers'
Sunday November 05, 2017 @06:45PM Humans Are Still Better Than AI at StarCraft
Sunday November 05, 2017 @06:12PM 'Panama Papers' Group Strikes Again with 'Paradise Papers'
Saturday November 04, 2017 @12:15PM 9.6% of Facebook's Users 'May Be Fakes'
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @02:51PM Facebook, Twitter and Google Berated by Senators on Russia
Monday October 30, 2017 @08:05PM Facebook Says 126 Million Americans May Have Seen Russia-Linked Political Posts
Sunday October 29, 2017 @02:45AM TechCrunch Argues Social Media News Feeds 'Need to Die'
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:15PM Facebook Ends 'Dark Posts' -- All Ads Will Be Visible To The Public
Friday October 27, 2017 @01:33PM Facebook Exec: 'Just Not True' That We Listen To Your Phone's Mic
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @06:05PM Oracle, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook Blow Even More Cash on Lobbying