Slashdot Items Tagged "social"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @10:31AM Twitter To Get Even Harsher On Trolls
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:20PM Are Your Slack Conversations Really Private and Secure?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:33PM Social Media Are Driving Americans Insane
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:36PM Wyden To Introduce Bill To Prohibit Warrantless Phone Searches At Border
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:14PM The Only Thing, Historically, That's Curbed Inequality: Catastrophe
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @09:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:53PM Of Course Facebook Is Putting a Snapchat Clone Inside WhatsApp
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:44AM 'Counter-Strike' Gets Invaded By An Unblockable Chat-Bot
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:57AM Check Your Privacy Filters: Facebook Wants To Be the New LinkedIn
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:04PM Getting All Your News From Facebook Is Like Eating Only Potato Chips, Flipboard CEO Says
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:55AM Twitter Announces (More) Hate-Speech Fighting Tools (Again)
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @12:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @08:19AM Facebook Shareholders Urge Company To Replace Mark Zuckerberg With 'Independent' Board Chair
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:05PM DC Inauguration Protestors Are Being Hit With Facebook Data Searches
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @02:11AM Kaspersky Lab Promises New Backup Tool To Help Unhappy Social Media Users Quit
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:16PM Snapchat Files For a $3 Billion IPO
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:25PM Reddit Bans Far-Right Groups Altright and Alternativeright
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @02:55PM US Judge Rejects Suit Over Face Scanning for Video Game
Monday January 30, 2017 @05:13PM Woman Built House From the Ground Up Using Nothing But YouTube Tutorials
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:50PM Facebook's Parse Is Shutting Down Today
Sunday January 29, 2017 @05:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Saturday January 28, 2017 @01:55AM Kickstarter Suspends Crowdfunding Campaign For Electronics 3D Printer
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:23PM Canadian Police Identify Suspect From Remotely-Accessed Stolen Laptop
Friday January 27, 2017 @11:17PM Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account
Friday January 27, 2017 @07:22PM Twitter Releases National Security Letters
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Thursday January 26, 2017 @12:44PM Twitter Scrambles For Next Big Feature, Bets On Merging Tweets, Hashtags, Moments
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @05:01PM Researchers Discover Massive Networks of Fake Twitter Accounts
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @12:27AM Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @12:15PM Facebook's Price Tag For Oculus Actually $3 Billion, Zuckerberg Reveals in Court
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:45PM Study Finds Link Between Profanity and Honesty
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:52PM Hamas 'Honey Trap' Dupes Israeli Soldiers
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @07:26AM App.net is Shutting Down
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook's 'Journalism Project' Seeks To Strengthen Online News
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:07AM Instagram Stories Hits 150M Active Users, Adds Advertising To Instagram Stories
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @08:25AM WhatsApp, Gmail Roped Into Tougher EU Privacy Proposal
Thursday January 05, 2017 @05:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
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
Saturday December 31, 2016 @05:28PM Once Mocked, Facebook's $1 Billion Acquisition of Instagram Was Genius
Saturday December 31, 2016 @04:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:31AM Germany Considers Fining Facebook $522,000 Per Fake News Item
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
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 26, 2016 @02:43PM Microsoft Could Be First Tech Company To Reach Trillion-Dollar Market Value: Analyst
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:42PM Twitter Admits It Recently Overcharged For Ads
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:24PM How Social Isolation Is Killing Us
Thursday December 22, 2016 @09:04AM After Insisting For Years That Facebook Is Not a Media Company, Zuckerberg Says Just Not a 'Traditional' One
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:23PM Government Requests For Facebook User Data Up 27 Percent in First Half of 2016
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:31PM Using Multiple Social Networks May Lead To Depression and Anxiety, Says Study
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @02:38PM Twitter Will Hand Over Data On the User Who Sent a Seizure-Inducing Tweet To a Journalist
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @01:53PM Egypt Has Blocked Encrypted Messaging App Signal
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:18AM EU Accuses Facebook Of Giving Misleading Information During WhatsApp Takeover
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Monday December 19, 2016 @04:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Monday December 19, 2016 @09:57AM Turkey Blocks Tor's Anonymity Network
Sunday December 18, 2016 @02:24PM LinkedIn Warns 9.5 Million Lynda Users About Database Breach
Saturday December 17, 2016 @10:01PM Are Remote Offices Becoming The New Normal?
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:53PM Facebook Is Clamping Down On Fake News, Partners With Fact Checkers To Flag Stories
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:52AM Instagram Has Doubled Its Monthly Active User Base in Two Years
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:37AM Twitter Built a Messaging App But Never Released It
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @06:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Sunday December 11, 2016 @05:58PM Twitter Reinstates White Nationalist Leader's Account
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:06PM Twitter Cuts API Access For Media Sonar, Spy Tool Used To Target Black Lives Matter
Friday December 09, 2016 @11:03AM Facebook Discloses New Measurement Errors, Continues To Hone Its Math
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:51AM EU Threatens Twitter And Facebook With Possible 'Hate Speech' Laws
Saturday December 03, 2016 @07:50PM Are We Seeing Propaganda About Russian Propaganda?
Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:34PM UK Health Secretary Urges Social Media Companies To Block Cyberbullying And Underaged Sexting
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @10:08AM Facebook Knows What You're Streaming
Thursday December 01, 2016 @02:25PM Facebook Developing AI To Flag Offensive Live Videos
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Monday November 28, 2016 @08:10PM CNN Acquires Social-Video Startup Beme, Co-Founded By YouTube Star Casey Neistat
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Sunday November 27, 2016 @08:49PM Newest Skype For Linux Enables SMS Text Messages From The Desktop
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:33PM Delete Yourself From Many Internet Sites By Pressing This Button
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:06PM False Porn-on-CNN Report Shows How Quickly Fake News Spreads
Thursday November 24, 2016 @02:45PM Microsoft Set To Win EU Approval for LinkedIn Buy
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @02:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
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 21, 2016 @12:56AM EFF Report Finds 74% Of Censorship News Stories Are About Facebook
Sunday November 20, 2016 @02:31PM Spammers Compromised Popular Twitter Accounts Including Viacom And Microsoft Xbox
Sunday November 20, 2016 @12:52AM Snopes.com Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @01:47PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
Friday November 18, 2016 @01:56PM LinkedIn-Russia: US Says Concerned Over Decision to Block Professional Networking Site
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:20AM Facebook Stops Collecting WhatsApp User Data in Europe After Government Pressure
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:11AM LinkedIn Blocked By Russian Government
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @11:50AM Twitter Suspends American Far-Right Activists' Accounts
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @09:32AM Facebook Finds More Ad-Metric Errors, Vows Clarity About Fixes
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:33PM Cybersecurity CEO Gets Fired After Threatening To Kill Trump On Facebook
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @11:24AM The FBI Got Its Hands on Data That Twitter Wouldn't Give the CIA
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:32AM WhatsApp, Used By Over One Billion People, Gets Video Calling Feature
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:22AM Twitter Says It's Cracking Down on Hate Speech
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:19PM Facebook Disputes Gizmodo Report, Says It Never Built and Withheld Any News Feed Changes Based on Their Political Impact
Monday November 14, 2016 @03:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
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
Sunday November 13, 2016 @04:46PM Hack Exposes 412 Million Accounts on AdultFriendFinder Sites
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Survey Shows Negative Online Interactions Affect People In Real Life
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
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
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:52PM Instagram Brings Mentions, Links, and Boomerang To Stories
Thursday November 10, 2016 @12:47PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
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
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:08PM Teenagers In Macedonia Launch Fake Pro-Trump Sites To Earn Money
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Friday November 04, 2016 @09:20AM Turkey Blocks Access To Twitter, WhatsApp, YouTube, and Facebook
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @11:17AM UK Auto Insurer Will Use Facebook Data To Set Premium
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:05PM Instagram's New Shoppable Photos Are a Glimpse At Its E-Commerce Future
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:20AM Facebook Needs To Protect Human Rights Issue, Civil Groups Say
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds
Sunday October 30, 2016 @04:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:35PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:12AM Twitter Is Cutting 9% of Its Global Workforce
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @01:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:34PM Twitter Plans To Cut About 300 Jobs As Soon As This Week: Bloomberg
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:53AM Steve Ballmer Says Microsoft Tried To Buy Facebook For $24 Billion
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:10PM Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:54PM Tomorrow's Wars Will Be Livestreamed
Monday October 17, 2016 @03:20PM Ethiopia's State of Emergency Makes Posting To Facebook a Crime
Monday October 17, 2016 @01:53AM More Performers Are Demanding Audiences Lock Up Their Phones
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
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 @11:44AM Google Research Promotes Equality In Machine Learning, Doesn't Mention Age
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:53PM Facebook Launches 'Workplace' So You Can Use Facebook At Work For Work
Sunday October 09, 2016 @01:22PM Dropbox, Google Drive, GitHub and Microsoft OneDrive Cloud Services Blocked In Turkey
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:13PM CIA 'Siren Servers' Can Predict Social Uprisings Several Days Before They Happen
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:05PM Facebook Wins 'Big Brother' Award in Belgium After Being Declared Worst Privacy Villain
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @09:48AM Facebook Says a 'Technical Issue' Caused Drugs, Animals and Other Illegal Listings To Flood Its New Craigslist Competitor
Saturday October 01, 2016 @12:49AM Yahoo Insiders Believe Hackers Could Have Stolen Over 1 Billion Accounts
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Friday September 30, 2016 @09:50AM Saudi Arabian Teen Arrested For Online Videos With American Blogger
Thursday September 29, 2016 @09:43AM Facebook at Work To Report For Duty Next Month
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:17AM Comey Denies Clinton Email 'Reddit' Cover-Up
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @09:09AM Facebook Told To Stop Taking Data From German WhatsApp Users
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @12:12AM YouTube-MP3 Ripping Site Sued By IFPI, RIAA and BPI
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Saturday September 24, 2016 @10:06AM Snapchat's 10-Second-Video Glasses Are Real And Cost $130 Bucks
Saturday September 24, 2016 @01:22AM Snapchat's 10-Second-Video Glasses Are Real And Cost $130 Bucks
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:48AM 97% of the Top Companies Have Leaked Credentials Online
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:10PM VR Devs Pull Support For Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps Down
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:15AM Indian Students Score a Partial Win in Facebook Privacy Dispute
Friday September 23, 2016 @09:48AM Salesforce, Google, Microsoft, Verizon Are In Talks With Twitter For a Potential Acquisition
Friday September 23, 2016 @09:32AM Facebook Inflated Video Viewing Stats For Two Years
Thursday September 22, 2016 @10:23PM Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Is Secretly Funding Trump's Meme Machine
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @11:35PM Oversight Orders Reddit To Preserve Deleted Posts In Clinton Investigation
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:10PM Reddit Brings Down North Korea's Entire Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:58PM Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Announce $3 Billion Initiative To 'Cure All Diseases'
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:52PM Twitter No Longer Counts Photos, GIFs, Videos Toward 140-Character Limit
Friday September 16, 2016 @04:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:57PM A Woman Is Suing Her Parents For Posting Embarrassing Childhood Photos To Facebook
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @07:46PM None of Your Pixelated or Blurred Information Will Stay Safe On The Internet
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @05:06PM YouTube Gets Its Own Social Network With Launch of YouTube Community
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:47AM Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg On 'Napalm Girl' Photo: 'We Don't Always Get it Right'
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:39PM Twitter Will Extend Its 140 Character Limit On September 19th
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:15PM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Monday September 12, 2016 @06:34PM Yelp Is Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On Website, Says Appeals Court
Monday September 12, 2016 @03:28PM Facebook Is Collaborating With The Israeli Government To Determine What Should Be Censored
Saturday September 10, 2016 @05:36PM China's Expensive Super Particle Collider Jeopardized By Criticism
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:11PM Facebook Features 9/11 Conspiracy Theory as 'Trending'
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:42AM Who Is Getting Left Behind In the Internet Revolution?