Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

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Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:41PM Facebook Took Its Giant Internet Drone On Its First Test Flight
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @11:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @08:10PM Facebook Pitches Laser Beams As The High-Speed Internet Of The Future
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @12:52PM Brazil Judge Orders Phone Carriers To Block WhatsApp Message App
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
Sunday July 17, 2016 @02:22PM Did Armenia Censor Facebook?
Sunday July 17, 2016 @01:37PM Google, Tesla, and Facebook Attract 'Hordes of Tech Tourists' To Their Headquarters
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @02:24PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Saturday July 09, 2016 @07:02PM Yahoo and Twitter CEOs Have Their Twitter Accounts Compromised
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:12AM Facebook Messenger To Get End-To-End Encryption
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:42AM Privacy Shield Data Pact Gets European Approval
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @12:52PM Facebook Decides Which Killings We're Allowed to See
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @02:26PM Facebook Lays Out Blueprint For Connecting Hard-To-Reach Rural Areas
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @01:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:10PM Israel Accuses Facebook Of Aiding Terrorists and Hampering Police Investigations
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Thursday June 30, 2016 @09:57AM Hacker Takes Over Oculus CEO's Twitter Account, Announces New CEO
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:59PM Facebook Wins Belgian Court Appeal Over Storing Non-User Data
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:19AM Facebook Backtracks, Now Says It Is Not Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest Friends
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:06PM Facebook Is Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest New Friends
Sunday June 26, 2016 @05:20PM Google and Facebook May Be Suppressing 'Extremist' Speech With Copyright Scanners
Friday June 24, 2016 @05:05PM Oculus Ditches DRM Hurdle, Allows HTC Vive Games On Rift Again
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:17PM 154 Million Voter Records Exposed Due To Database Error
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:23PM C-SPAN Uses Periscope and Facebook Live To Broadcast The House Sit-In
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:16AM Mark Zuckerberg Tapes Over His Webcam. Should You?
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:21AM Instagram Hits 500 Million Users
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board
Thursday June 16, 2016 @05:54PM Twitter, Facebook and Google Sued For Facilitating Paris Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:15PM FBI Can Access Hundreds of Millions of Face Recognition Photos
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:18AM Facebook Will Track What Physical Stores You Go Into
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:00AM Facebook Is Wrong, Text Is Deathless
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:30PM 'Spam King' Sanford Wallace Sentenced To 2.5 Years In Prison For Facebook Phishing Scam
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:21PM Executive Says Facebook Will Be All Video, No Text In 5 Years
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:56PM Facebook Adds SMS Support To Messenger
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @12:24PM Instagram Ads Now Include Mobile Banners
Saturday June 11, 2016 @10:35AM Facebook Threatens To Delete Users' Photos If They Don't Install Moments app
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:49PM Facebook Developers Can See Private Links Shared Through Messenger
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:24PM British Startup Strip Mines Renters' Private Social Media For Landlords
Thursday June 09, 2016 @08:41PM US Agency Lines Up Broad Support For ICANN Transition
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:02PM Tinder Bans Most Teens
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:31AM Russian Hacker Selling Information of 32 Million Twitter Accounts, Report Says
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @11:59AM Password Re-user? Get Ready to Get Busy
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @11:19AM Tech Firms Say FBI Wants Browsing History Without Warrant
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:35AM Huge Vulnerabilities In Facebook Chat and Messenger Exploitable With Basic HTML
Monday June 06, 2016 @08:59AM Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:40PM Facebook Says It's Not Secretly Recording You
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:00AM Working at Facebook Sounds Like Joining a Cult
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:23PM Judges Rule Raped Woman Can Sue 'Enabling' Web Site
Friday June 03, 2016 @10:28AM Facebook Nixes Access To Chats Outside Of Messenger Walled Garden
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @05:31PM TeamViewer Servers Go Down, Users Believe They Are Hacked
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:23PM Facebook Spares Humans By Fighting Offensive Photos With AI
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:53PM Apartment In US Asks Tenants To 'Like' Facebook Page Or Face Action
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:14PM Tech Giants Agree To Rid The Internet of Hate Speech
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @03:00PM Instagram Announces New Business Tools: Contact Option, Deeper Analytics
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @01:44PM Microsoft, Facebook, YouTube and Others Agree To Remove Hate Speech Across the EU
Monday May 30, 2016 @04:34PM Iran Forces Messaging Apps To Move Data To Iranian Servers
Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @03:45PM Apple CEO Tim Cook: I'd Require All Children To Start Coding In 4th Grade
Saturday May 28, 2016 @01:20PM Is Facebook Sabotaging A Face-Recognition Law?
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:31PM That North Korean Facebook Clone Has Already Been Hacked
Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:25AM Mark Zuckerberg Is Dictator Of Facebook Nation; There's No Democracy Online: The Pirate Bay Founder
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:21AM 62% Americans Get News On Social Media
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:06PM Wearable 'Backpack PCs' Let You Experience High-End VR On The Go
Friday May 27, 2016 @03:45PM Someone In North Korea Is Hosting a Facebook Clone
Friday May 27, 2016 @10:46AM Facebook Begins Tracking Non-Users Around the Internet
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:02PM Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:51PM Microsoft and Facebook Building Underwater Transatlantic 'MAREA' Data Cable
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @10:57AM Facebook Could Be Eavesdropping On Your Phone Calls
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:43PM Microsoft Awards Grants To Deliver Affordable Internet Access
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @02:05PM Too Fat For Facebook: Photo Banned For Depicting Body In 'Undesirable Manner'
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @12:32AM Facebook Is Tweaking Trending Topics To Counter Charges of Bias
Monday May 23, 2016 @06:30PM Facebook Acquires VR Audio Company, Launches 'Facebook 360 Spatial Workstation'
Monday May 23, 2016 @06:46AM Avoiding BlackBerry's Fate: How Apple Could End Up In a Similar Position
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:44PM Fake Facebook Event Draws Police, Spawns New Meme
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Monday May 16, 2016 @10:11AM Facebook Monitoring Your Reactions To Serve You Ads, Warn Belgian Police
Thursday May 12, 2016 @10:07PM Mark Zuckerberg: 'No Evidence' Facebook Staff Suppressed Stories With Conservative Viewpoints
Thursday May 12, 2016 @01:47PM Internal Docs Show Human Intervention at Almost Every Stage Of Facebook's News Operation
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @11:09AM Facebook Open-Sources Capture the Flag Competition Platform As It Encourages Students
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @08:52AM WhatsApp Now Has a Desktop App, Available on Windows, OS X
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:22PM Senate GOP Launches Inquiry Into Facebook's News Curation
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:10AM Former Facebook Workers: We Routinely Suppressed Conservative News
Monday May 09, 2016 @09:40AM Parents Could Be Sued By Their Kids For Posting Pictures of Them On Facebook
Friday May 06, 2016 @07:42PM Facebook Exec's New Startup 'Open Water' Targets Wearable Brain Imaging
Friday May 06, 2016 @02:29PM Facebook's Newest Privacy Problem: 'Faceprint' Data
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Paid $10,000 To A 10-Year-Old For Hacking Instagram
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:21PM A Small Group of Journalists Control and Decide What Should Trend On Facebook
Monday May 02, 2016 @02:33PM WhatsApp Blocked in Brazil for 72 Hours Over Data Dispute
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:24PM Amazon Beats Microsoft In 'The Battle of Seattle'
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:24PM US Spy Court Didn't Reject a Single Government Surveillance Request In 2015
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:39PM Facebook Is Building A Standalone Camera App To Encourage Its 1.6 Billion Users To Share More
Sunday April 24, 2016 @06:30PM Oculus Rift Users Angered By Pre-Order Snafu
Sunday April 24, 2016 @04:47PM AIs vs Humans - Next Battle: Starcraft
Saturday April 23, 2016 @05:33PM 'I Hacked Facebook -- and Found Someone Had Beaten Me To It'
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @10:48PM Facebook Might Finally Kill Clickbait With New Algorithm Tweaks
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:47PM Over 1 Million People Use Tor To Check Facebook Anonymously Each Month
Friday April 22, 2016 @01:09AM Pro-Clinton Super PAC Caught Spending $1 Million On Social Media Trolls
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @10:31AM Stephen Fry Urges Young To Flee 'Dystopian' Social Networks
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @10:50PM Utah Governor: 'Porn Is a Public Health Crisis'
Monday April 18, 2016 @04:31PM YouTube Introduces Live 360 Video Streaming and Spatial Audio
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:17PM Facebook Promises It Won't Mess With Voters' Minds
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:30PM Facebook Employees Ask Mark Zuckerberg If They Should Try To Stop a Donald Trump Presidency
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:35PM Obama Forms Commission To Bolster US Cyber Security
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:55PM Facebook Hires Google 'Moonshot' Exec For R&D
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @11:00AM In the Age of Trump, Tech CEOs Cast Themselves As the New Statesmen
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @08:13PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works Via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @07:20PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @05:18PM EU Unveils Plan To Force Facebook, Google and Amazon To Pay Their Fair Share of Tax
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @02:16PM Facebook Announces 'Surround 360' Open Source VR Camera
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @01:36PM Facebook Launches 'Agents On Messenger' Platform With Chatbots
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @09:52AM Google Introduces Voice Access To Make Android More Accommodating For People With Disabilities
Monday April 11, 2016 @11:14AM Top Tech Firms Urged To Step Up Online Abuse Fightback
Friday April 08, 2016 @08:39PM Senator Al Franken Takes On Oculus Over VR Data Mining
Friday April 08, 2016 @03:51PM Small and Heavy Arms Traded On Facebook By Libyan Militants
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Thursday April 07, 2016 @01:52PM Facebook Messenger Hits 900M Monthly Active Users; To Get Snapchat-Like Features
Thursday April 07, 2016 @10:18AM Google ReCAPTCHA Cracked In New Automated Attack
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @05:41PM Facebook Rolls Out Major Live Video Update
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @03:29PM Top FBI Attorney Worried About WhatsApp Encryption
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:58AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:08AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Sunday April 03, 2016 @05:39PM There Are Some Super Shady Things In Oculus Rift's Terms of Service
Saturday April 02, 2016 @02:36AM Oculus 'Always On' Services and Privacy Policy May Be a Cause for Concern
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:42PM Egypt Blocked Facebook Free Basics For Not Letting It Spy On Users
Friday April 01, 2016 @02:59PM North Korea Officially Blocks Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @06:12PM Skype is Getting Cortana and Crazy Bot Messaging
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:27PM Why ISIS Is Winning The Online Propaganda War
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:31PM One of Silicon Valley's Most Esteemed VCs Says Startups Are 'Mostly Crap'
Monday March 28, 2016 @12:23PM Oculus Rift Review: Virtual Reality is Almost Here
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Friday March 25, 2016 @02:57PM Heavy Social Media Users 'Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression'
Friday March 25, 2016 @12:16PM Microsoft May Help Finance Yahoo Buyout, Says Report
Thursday March 24, 2016 @02:24PM Starboard Launches Proxy Fight To Remove Entire Yahoo Board
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @11:49PM Apple's Lack of Bug Bounty Program May Explain Why Hackers Would Help FBI
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @10:54AM Angola's Wikipedia Pirates Are Exposing Loopholes in Zero Rating
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:54PM A Look Inside Apple's User Data Utilization Wars
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:50PM Facebook Exec Explains Why Technical Skills Aren't Enough To Be a Great Engineer
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:07PM Facebook and Whatsapp Discontinue Support For Blackberry
Thursday March 17, 2016 @05:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:43AM Facebook's 'Closed Silos' Pose Challenges To Open Web
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @02:11PM How Far Have We Come With HTTPS? Google Turns On the Spotlight
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:33PM How Much Do Tech Bosses Really Earn?
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:27PM Facebook Preps Its Infrastructure For a Virtual Reality Future
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:24AM Personalized Learning: the Best Education Or the Worst?
Saturday March 12, 2016 @08:51PM Code.org Hacked, Emails and Locations Data of Volunteers Compromised
Saturday March 12, 2016 @08:04PM WhatsApp Encryption Said To Stymie Wiretap Order
Saturday March 12, 2016 @05:03PM Children To Parents: 'Don't Post About Me On Facebook Without Asking Me'
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @08:38PM Google Joins Facebook's Open Compute Project
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:13PM 4chan Founder Chris Poole Will Try To Fix Social At Google
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Friday March 04, 2016 @05:08PM Open Compute Hardware Makes Its Way Into Colo Data Centers
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:23PM Facebook Hit By German Antitrust Probe Over User Data
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @07:08PM Brazil Facebook Head Arrested For Refusing To Share WhatsApp Data
Monday February 29, 2016 @03:12PM Facebook Fined 100,000 Euros In German Intellectual Property Dispute
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:55AM WhatsApp To End Support For BlackBerry, Nokia, and Other Older Operating Systems
Saturday February 27, 2016 @02:53PM Mark Zuckerberg Confronts 'Hate Speech' In Germany And At Facebook
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:39PM ISIS Makes Direct Threats Against Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:35PM Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter To Back Apple With Legal Filing In FBI Case
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:21PM Facebook Donating 25 State Of The Art GPU Servers To AI Research In Europe
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:32PM Facebook Will Still Back Internet.org Despite Indian Gov't Disdain For Free Basics
Monday February 15, 2016 @09:42AM Goldman Sachs: VR and AR "Will Be The Next Generation Computing Platform" Worth $80 Billion By 2025
Saturday February 13, 2016 @06:10PM Seeing Beyond The Hubris Of Facebook's Free Basics Fiasco
Saturday February 13, 2016 @01:28AM French Court Rules That Facebook Can Now Be Sued in France
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:15AM France Launches Second Salvo Against Facebook
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:10PM Facebook Developing Radio Wave Mesh To Connect Offline Areas
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:45PM French Gov't Gives Facebook 3 Months To Stop Tracking Non-User Browsers
Monday February 08, 2016 @11:24AM Why Facebook Really Shut Down Parse
Monday February 08, 2016 @10:08AM India Blocks Facebook's Free Basics Internet Service
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:28AM Facebook Knocks "Six Degrees of Separation" Down a Few Notches
Saturday February 06, 2016 @02:45PM Study Finds Sleep Deprivation Increases Compulsive Facebook Usage
Thursday February 04, 2016 @02:37PM Facebook Celebrates Turning 12 Today
Saturday January 30, 2016 @12:00PM WhatsApp Will Get Indicators to Highlight Encrypted Chats
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:46AM WhatsApp Will Get Indicators To Highlight Encrypted Chats
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:26PM Facebook Expands Online Commerce Role, But Says "No Guns, Please"
Friday January 29, 2016 @10:35AM Facebook Is Shuttering the Parse Developer Platform
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:54AM Facebook Introduces Emojis, Live Video
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:04AM Facebook Patches Critical XSS Bug That Led to Total Account Compromise