Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

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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
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @02:44AM Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries For Scarce AI Talent
Monday October 23, 2017 @10:47PM Tech Firms Seek Washington's Prized Asset: Top-Secret Clearances
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:06PM Facebook Tests Removing Publishers From News Feed -- Unless They Pay
Monday October 23, 2017 @12:11PM Facebook Runs On AI - But 70% of Its Engineers Who Use AI Aren't Experts
Saturday October 21, 2017 @10:01PM Canadian Government Teams With Facebook To Protect Election Integrity
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:36AM Facebook Security Chief Says Its Corporate Network Is Run 'Like a College Campus'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @05:10PM Senators Announce New Bill That Would Regulate Online Political Ads
Friday October 13, 2017 @07:01PM Russia Reportedly Used Pokemon Go In an Effort To Inflame Racial Tensions
Thursday October 12, 2017 @10:04AM How Facebook Outs Sex Workers
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @01:34PM Facebook Announces $199 Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @01:52PM Virtual Zuck Fails To Connect
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:34PM Facebook Removed References To Russia From Fake-News Report
Friday October 06, 2017 @04:03PM Regulate Facebook Like AIM
Thursday October 05, 2017 @06:41PM Facebook To Build $1 Billion Data Center In Virginia
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @09:59AM Google and Facebook Failed Us
Monday October 02, 2017 @11:22PM Facebook Says 10 Million US Users Saw Russia-linked Ads
Friday September 29, 2017 @11:04PM Google Investigates Facebook's Russian Political Operatives, Will Address Congressmen
Friday September 29, 2017 @04:42PM Department of Justice Demands Facebook Information From 'Anti-Administration Activists'
Thursday September 28, 2017 @07:44PM EU Gives Ultimatum To Facebook and Twitter: Obey Us Or We'll Start Regulating
Thursday September 28, 2017 @05:42PM Twitter Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Linked To Russian Operatives
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @11:59PM Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Rejects Trump Bias Claims
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:35AM Russia Threatens To Shut Down Facebook Over Local Data Storage Laws
Monday September 25, 2017 @07:16PM Russia Reportedly Bought Thousands of Facebook Ads Sought To Stress Racial Divisions
Monday September 25, 2017 @05:29PM Instagram Now Has 800 Million Monthly, 500 Million Daily Active Users
Saturday September 23, 2017 @03:35PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Saturday September 23, 2017 @11:45AM Facebook Relents, Switches React, Flow, Immuable.js and Jest To MIT License
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:49PM Facebook Will Share Copies of Political Ads Purchased by Russian Sources With the US Congress
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @05:37PM Democrats Ask FEC To Create New Rules To Keep Foreign Influence Off Social Media Ads
Saturday September 16, 2017 @03:40PM WordPress Ditches ReactJS Over Facebook's Patent Clause
Saturday September 16, 2017 @03:18PM New Book Argues Silicon Valley Will Lead Us to Our Doom
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:18AM Facebook Shares Details Of Russia-Bought Ads With US Investigators
Thursday September 14, 2017 @08:17PM Facebook Enabled Advertisers To Reach 'Jew Haters'
Thursday September 14, 2017 @05:04PM Spain Fines Facebook Over Tracking Users Without Consent
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @12:42PM The Fake News Machine: Inside a Town Gearing Up for 2020
Monday September 11, 2017 @10:50AM Why RSS Still Beats Facebook and Twitter for Tracking News
Saturday September 09, 2017 @11:23AM Should Congress Force Social Media To Investigate Foreign Propaganda Trolls?
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:20PM Why It's So Hard To Trust Facebook
Friday September 08, 2017 @12:19PM Fake Facebook 'Like' Networks Exploited Code Flaw To Create Millions of Bogus 'Likes'
Thursday September 07, 2017 @05:12PM Facebook Finds a New Service To Copy: Tinder
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:22AM Facebook Essentially Has Been Telling Advertisers It Can Reach More People Than Actually Exist, Analyst Finds
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:29PM Facebook Offers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars for Music Rights
Sunday September 03, 2017 @02:01AM Some Instagram Employees Sell Verification For Thousands of Dollars
Friday September 01, 2017 @11:41AM Facebook Has Mapped the Entire Human Population of Earth
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:59AM Facebook To Open New Office in Kendall Square, Adding Hundreds of Jobs
Monday August 28, 2017 @03:28PM Facebook's 21-Year-Old Wunderkind Leaves For Google
Monday August 28, 2017 @02:08PM Facebook Pages Spreading Fake News Won't Be Able To Buy Ads
Friday August 25, 2017 @12:08PM Facebook Figured Out My Family Secrets, And It Won't Tell Me How
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:03PM Fake Messages Rigged With Malware Are Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:43PM These Are the 10 Most Popular Mobile Apps in America
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:25PM Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Will Add Subscriptions For News Stories
Monday August 21, 2017 @06:29PM Facebook Makes Safety Check a Permanent Feature
Saturday August 19, 2017 @07:27PM Researchers Win $100,000 For New Spear-Phishing Detection Method
Saturday August 19, 2017 @05:21AM Researchers Win $100,000 for New Spear-Phishing Detection Method
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:49PM Facebook Downranks Video Clickbait and Fake Play Buttons
Thursday August 17, 2017 @09:46AM Thai Activist Jailed For the Crime of Sharing an Article on Facebook
Saturday August 12, 2017 @08:50PM 28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine 'Mondo 2000' Relaunches Online
Thursday August 10, 2017 @12:08PM Facebook Launches Watch Tab For Video Shows, Uses TV's 75-Year-Old Marketing Pitch
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:53PM Facebook Is Cracking Down On Deceptive Ads For Porn, Diet Pills
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @11:39AM Brits Look at Google and Facebook Every 210 Seconds, Says Survey
Monday August 07, 2017 @10:04AM Inside the World of Silicon Valley's 'Coasters' -- the Millionaire Engineers Who Get Paid Gobs of Money and Barely Work
Sunday August 06, 2017 @08:57PM The Chiefs of Facebook, Google and Other Tech Giants Aren't Committing To Testify To the US Congress On Net Neutrality
Saturday August 05, 2017 @06:24PM Should the Internet Be Secure By Default?
Thursday August 03, 2017 @04:12PM Facebook Fights Fake News With Links To Other Angles
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @09:42PM Facebook Is Working On a Video Chat Device
Monday July 31, 2017 @02:00AM Facebook Funds 'Defending Digital Democracy' Initiative At Harvard
Friday July 28, 2017 @10:43PM As If Facebook Wasn't Creepy Enough, Now They Can Watch You, Too
Thursday July 27, 2017 @11:37AM More Than One Billion People Use Facebook's WhatsApp Service Every Day
Thursday July 27, 2017 @10:04AM Facebook Employees Living in a Garage Hope Zuckerberg Will Learn What's Happening in His Own City
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @01:59PM House Panel Wants Google, Facebook, AT&T CEOs To Testify On Internet Rules
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @11:02AM It Looks Like Facebook Is Also Building a Smart Speaker With Touch Screen
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @09:49AM Elon Musk Says Mark Zuckerberg's Understanding of AI Is Limited