Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

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Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @06:35PM Facebook Signs BuzzFeed, Vox, Others For Original Video Shows
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:28PM Mark Zuckerberg Is Working On a Way To Connect You To People You 'Should' Know
Monday May 22, 2017 @12:28PM Facebook Flooded With 'Sextortion' and Revenge Porn, Files Reveal
Sunday May 21, 2017 @05:04PM Facebook guidelines leaked: child, animal abuse, self-harm all okay
Friday May 19, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook and Twitter 'Harm Young People's Mental Health'
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:11PM Google To Launch a Jobs Search Engine In the US
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:48PM Facebook Now Battles Clickbait On a Post-by-Post Basis
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:10AM EU Fines Facebook $122 Million Over Misleading Information On WhatsApp Deal
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Monday May 15, 2017 @06:29PM ZeniMax Is Suing Samsung After Winning Its Case Against Oculus
Thursday May 11, 2017 @12:38PM Snap CEO Evan Spiegel Is Not Afraid of Facebook
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Downranks News Feed Links To Crappy Sites Smothered In Ads
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @11:16AM Slashdot Asks: Which Tech Giant You Can't Live Without?
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:31PM Facebook takes out full-page newspaper ads to help U.K. citizens detect fake new
Monday May 08, 2017 @09:36AM Facebook Takes Out Full-page Newspaper Ads To Help UK Citizens Detect Fake New
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:58AM Did A Billionaire Harvest Big Data From Facebook To 'Hijack' Democracy?
Friday May 05, 2017 @01:50PM The World's Most Valuable Resource is No Longer Oil, But Data
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:35PM WhatsApp Users Are Reporting Outages Worldwide
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:38PM Facebook Hiring 3,000 To Monitor Videos After Murders, Violence Shown Live
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @04:41PM Facebook Rejects Female Engineers' Code More Often Than Male Counterparts, Analysis Finds
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Target Insecure Teens, Says Report
Thursday April 27, 2017 @02:53PM Facebook Pledges To Crack Down on Government-led Misinformation Campaigns
Thursday April 27, 2017 @02:17PM Facebook and Google Were Victims of $100M Payment Scam
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:09PM Facebook Shows Related Articles and Fact Checkers Before You Open Links
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:29AM Some of the Biggest Economies Aren't a Big User Of Social Media
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:10AM In The First Months of Trump Era, Facebook And Apple Spent More On Lobbying Than They Ever Have
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:23PM Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @03:04PM Facebook is Working On a Way To Let You Type With Your Brain
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @09:58AM Facebook Owns Four Out of the Five Most Downloaded Apps Worldwide
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @05:06PM How Tilt Went From Hot $375 Million Startup To Fire Sale
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @02:49PM Facebook Adds a Login Shortcut To Other Android Apps
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @01:22PM Facebook Launches Augmented Reality Camera Effects Developer Platform
Sunday April 16, 2017 @03:04PM Steve Wozniak Predicts The Future
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:31PM Facebook Targets 30,000 Fake France Accounts Before Election
Thursday April 13, 2017 @12:09PM Instagram's Snapchat Clone Is Now More Popular Than Snapchat -- and It's Only 8 Months Old
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @12:55PM Silicon Valley Kicks Off Fight On Net Neutrality
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @03:30PM Facebook Has Reached Its Microsoft Bing Moment -- History Shows the Results Won't Be Pretty
Thursday April 06, 2017 @06:49PM Facebook To Use Photo-Matching To Block Repeat 'Revenge Porn'
Thursday April 06, 2017 @02:48PM Facebook Messenger Now Analyzes Your Chats To Give You Recommendations
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:47AM WhatsApp To Foray Into Digital Payments With India's Controversial Aadhaar
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:14AM Telcos Gear Up To Fight Facebook and Google Over How You Log Into Websites
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:04PM Oculus Co-Founder and Rift Creator Palmer Luckey Leaves Facebook
Thursday March 30, 2017 @01:37PM Facebook Announces Crowdfunding Service To Back Causes Such As Medical Needs
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:23PM Facebook Copied Snapchat a Fourth Time, and Now All Its Apps Look the Same
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:00PM Facebook Launches 'Town Hall' For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @02:36PM Facebook Admits Flaw in Image Moderation After BBC Report
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:38PM Facebook and Instagram Ban Developers From Using Data For Surveillance
Monday March 13, 2017 @01:13PM 'We Didn't Lose Control Of Our Personal Data -- It Was Stolen From Us By People Farmers'
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:50AM ShatChat: How Facebook's Bizarre Obsession With Snapchat Is Ruining User Experience On Messenger
Sunday March 12, 2017 @04:32PM Nick Denton Predicts 'The Good Internet' Will Rise Again
Friday March 10, 2017 @11:25AM How Many Snapchat Clones Does It Take For Facebook To Lose Its Self-Respect?
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:54AM Tech's Ruling Class Casts a Big Shadow
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @08:35AM Facebook Reports BBC To Police Following Publication's 'Sexualized Images' Investigation
Saturday March 04, 2017 @03:47PM Facebook Begins Marking 'Fake News' As 'Disputed'
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:24PM Oculus Cuts Price On Rift Goggles and Touch Controllers
Friday February 24, 2017 @07:08PM ZeniMax Files Injunction To Stop Oculus From Selling VR Headsets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:04AM 'Social Media Needs A Travel Mode'
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:32AM TransferWise Launches International Money Transfers Via Facebook
Monday February 20, 2017 @02:53PM Of Course Facebook Is Putting a Snapchat Clone Inside WhatsApp
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Friday February 17, 2017 @12:37PM Zuckerberg Shares Facebook's Plan to Bring Community Together, Edits Out a Questionable Sentence Minutes Later
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:57AM Check Your Privacy Filters: Facebook Wants To Be the New LinkedIn
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @02:37PM Facebook is Bringing Its Social Network To TV, Video App Announced For Apple's and Amazon's Set-Top Boxes
Monday February 13, 2017 @02:04PM Getting All Your News From Facebook Is Like Eating Only Potato Chips, Flipboard CEO Says
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Thursday February 09, 2017 @01:09PM Tor's Ooniprobe, Now Available On Android and iOS, Helps People Track Internet Censorship
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @09:19AM Facebook Shareholders Urge Company To Replace Mark Zuckerberg With 'Independent' Board Chair
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:05PM DC Inauguration Protestors Are Being Hit With Facebook Data Searches
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:39AM Facebook's AI Unlocks the Ability To Search Photos By What's in Them
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:49AM Facebook Changes Feed To Promote Posts That Aren't Fake, Sensational, Or Spam
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:23PM Facebook's New Tool Looks To Replace Traditional Two-Factor Authentication
Monday January 30, 2017 @02:50PM Facebook's Parse Is Shutting Down Today
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:45PM The US Border Patrol Is Checking Detainees' Facebook Profiles
Saturday January 28, 2017 @12:23AM Canadian Police Identify Suspect From Remotely-Accessed Stolen Laptop
Friday January 27, 2017 @06:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Thursday January 26, 2017 @04:17PM Facebook Dumps Personalized 'Trending Topics' After Backlash
Thursday January 26, 2017 @06:18AM Facebook Hires Hugo Barra, Former Android VP and Public Face of Xiaomi, To Head Oculus
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @01:56PM Mark Zuckerberg 'Reconsidering' Lawsuits To Force Property Sales in Hawaii
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:54PM Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Acquires and Will Free Up Science Search Engine Meta
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:11PM Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:01AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Thursday January 19, 2017 @04:11PM Zuckerberg Sues Hundreds of Hawaiians To Force Property Sales To Him
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:15PM Facebook's Price Tag For Oculus Actually $3 Billion, Zuckerberg Reveals in Court
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @11:12AM Facebook To Stop Paying Publishers To Make Live Videos
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:45PM Study Finds Link Between Profanity and Honesty
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:31PM Oculus Accused of Destroying Evidence, Zuckerberg To Testify In $2 Billion Lawsuit
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:15PM Facebook No Longer Clearly Labels Edited Posts
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:44AM Security Experts Rebut The Guardian's Report That Claimed WhatsApp Has a Backdoor
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook's 'Journalism Project' Seeks To Strengthen Online News
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:07AM Instagram Stories Hits 150M Active Users, Adds Advertising To Instagram Stories
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:25AM WhatsApp, Gmail Roped Into Tougher EU Privacy Proposal
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:04PM Obama Administration Releases Searchable Archive of Social Media Posts
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:09PM Zuckerberg Could Run Facebook While Serving in Government Forever
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @11:31AM Facebook Is Sorry for Taking Down a Photo of a Nude Neptune Statue
Monday January 02, 2017 @10:40AM All the Features Facebook Copied From Snapchat in 2016
Saturday December 31, 2016 @06:28PM Once Mocked, Facebook's $1 Billion Acquisition of Instagram Was Genius
Saturday December 31, 2016 @05:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:31AM Germany Considers Fining Facebook $522,000 Per Fake News Item
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Thursday December 29, 2016 @05:38PM Facebook Buys Data From Third-Party Brokers To Fill In User Profiles
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:02PM Facebook's Safety Check Activated For Fake Bangkok Bombing
Thursday December 22, 2016 @10:04AM After Insisting For Years That Facebook Is Not a Media Company, Zuckerberg Says Just Not a 'Traditional' One
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:23PM Government Requests For Facebook User Data Up 27 Percent in First Half of 2016
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @11:26PM Morgan Freeman To Voice Mark Zuckerberg's Jarvis
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @08:18AM EU Accuses Facebook Of Giving Misleading Information During WhatsApp Takeover
Monday December 19, 2016 @07:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Friday December 16, 2016 @11:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Thursday December 15, 2016 @02:53PM Facebook Is Clamping Down On Fake News, Partners With Fact Checkers To Flag Stories
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:52AM Instagram Has Doubled Its Monthly Active User Base in Two Years
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @08:06PM Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe Steps Down, Will Now Lead PC-Focused VR Team Within Facebook
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @07:58PM Microsoft Formally Introduces Zo, Its Latest AI-Powered Chatbot
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:03PM Facebook Discloses New Measurement Errors, Continues To Hone Its Math
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:53PM Yik Yak Lays Off 60 Percent of Employees As Growth Collapses
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @03:18PM Google, HTC, Oculus, Samsung, Sony Join Forces To Create Global VR Association
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:07PM YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft Will Create 'Hash' Database To Remove Extremist Content
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:58PM Facebook Begins Asking Users To Rate Articles' Use of 'Misleading Language'
Monday December 05, 2016 @01:51AM EU Threatens Twitter And Facebook With Possible 'Hate Speech' Laws
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:39AM Tech Billionaires Award Top Scientists $25 Million In 'Breakthrough' Prizes
Saturday December 03, 2016 @08:50PM Are We Seeing Propaganda About Russian Propaganda?
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:37PM Survey Says: Elon Musk Is Most Admired Tech Leader, Topping Bezos and Zuckerberg
Friday December 02, 2016 @02:37PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:08AM Facebook Knows What You're Streaming
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:25PM Facebook Developing AI To Flag Offensive Live Videos
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:46PM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:02PM Facebook Cuts Off Competitor Prisma's API Access
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @06:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Sunday November 27, 2016 @02:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @05:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @07:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @03:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:55PM China Says Terrorism, Fake News Impel Greater Global Internet Curbs
Monday November 21, 2016 @12:26PM 'Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.'
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:56AM EFF Report Finds 74% Of Censorship News Stories Are About Facebook
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:52AM Snopes.com Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @02:34PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:20PM Facebook Stops Collecting WhatsApp User Data in Europe After Government Pressure
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @05:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @10:32AM Facebook Finds More Ad-Metric Errors, Vows Clarity About Fixes
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @06:33PM Cybersecurity CEO Gets Fired After Threatening To Kill Trump On Facebook
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:32AM WhatsApp, Used By Over One Billion People, Gets Video Calling Feature
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @12:18AM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @08:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:19PM Facebook Disputes Gizmodo Report, Says It Never Built and Withheld Any News Feed Changes Based on Their Political Impact
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Monday November 14, 2016 @01:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:50PM Peter Thiel Is Joining Donald Trump's Transition Team
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:54AM Mark Zuckerberg Says Fake News on Facebook Affecting the Election Is a 'Crazy Idea'
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:29AM Facebook To Stop Ads that Target, Exclude Races
Thursday November 10, 2016 @01:47PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Thursday November 10, 2016 @12:09PM Facebook Achieves 20Gbps Data Rate Over MMW Radio Spectrum
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:15PM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @03:46PM Ask Slashdot: Should Web Browsers Have 'Fact Checking' Capability Built-In?
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @07:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:29PM UK Privacy Watchdog Says Facebook Agrees To Suspend Using WhatsApp Users' Data
Friday November 04, 2016 @07:08PM Teenagers In Macedonia Launch Fake Pro-Trump Sites To Earn Money
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:45PM Turkey Doubles Down On Censorship With Block On VPNs, Tor
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:20AM Turkey Blocks Access To Twitter, WhatsApp, YouTube, and Facebook
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:35AM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:05PM Instagram's New Shoppable Photos Are a Glimpse At Its E-Commerce Future
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:20AM Facebook Needs To Protect Human Rights Issue, Civil Groups Say
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:26PM Over 10,000 Facebook Users Worldwide Falsely Check in at Standing Rock To Confuse Police
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:09AM Facebook Tried To Buy Asian Snapchat Clone Snow
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @11:00AM Those Facebook Live Videos From Space That Are Going Viral Are Fake, NASA Confirms
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @02:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @01:08PM PayPal Payments and Notifications Are Coming To Facebook Messenger
Friday October 21, 2016 @06:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @10:53AM Steve Ballmer Says Microsoft Tried To Buy Facebook For $24 Billion
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @06:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:54PM Tomorrow's Wars Will Be Livestreamed
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:20PM Ethiopia's State of Emergency Makes Posting To Facebook a Crime
Saturday October 15, 2016 @07:24AM No One Wants To Buy Twitter
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:51AM The White House Open Sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger Bot To 'Bring the Gov't To You'