Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

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Friday December 02, 2016 @01:37PM Facebook Commits Millions to Help Silicon Valley's Have-Nots
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
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:46AM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @11:02AM Facebook Cuts Off Competitor Prisma's API Access
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:05PM Facebook Is Bringing Games Like Pac-Man, Space Invaders To Messenger and Your News Feed
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:46AM Crowdsourced Volunteers Search For Solutions To Fake News
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:46PM Locky Ransomware Uses Decoy Image Files To Ambush Facebook, LinkedIn Accounts
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:39PM Facebook Said To Create Censorship Tool To Get Back Into China
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @02:20PM Facebook's Latest Experiment: Helping You Find Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
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 @12:52AM Snopes.com Editor on Fake News: Social Media Is Not the Problem
Saturday November 19, 2016 @01:34PM Mark Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Will Fight Fake News -- Next To An Ad With Fake News
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
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 @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 @09:32AM WhatsApp, Used By Over One Billion People, Gets Video Calling Feature
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:02AM The Internet Association, Whose Members Include Amazon, Facebook and Google, Writes Open Letter To Donald Trump
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @07:06PM Google To Prohibit Fake News Websites From Using Its Ad-Selling Software
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 @12:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Friday November 11, 2016 @05:50PM Peter Thiel Is Joining Donald Trump's Transition Team
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 @12:47PM Facebook on its Fake News Problem: 'There's So Much More We Need To Do'
Thursday November 10, 2016 @11:09AM Facebook Achieves 20Gbps Data Rate Over MMW Radio Spectrum
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:15PM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
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 @08:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:19PM Facebook Threatens LinkedIn With Job Opening Features
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM UK Privacy Watchdog Says Facebook Agrees To Suspend Using WhatsApp Users' Data
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
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:29PM Facebook Deletes Music Piracy Groups Following Complaints
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @11:35PM Facebook Officially Announces Gameroom, Its PC Steam Competitor
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
Monday October 31, 2016 @02:26PM Over 10,000 Facebook Users Worldwide Falsely Check in at Standing Rock To Confuse Police
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:09AM Facebook Tried To Buy Asian Snapchat Clone Snow
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:32PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @10:00AM Those Facebook Live Videos From Space That Are Going Viral Are Fake, NASA Confirms
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @01:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Monday October 24, 2016 @12:08PM PayPal Payments and Notifications Are Coming To Facebook Messenger
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 @10:47PM Facebook Bans Animated Breast Cancer Awareness Video Showing Circle-Shaped Breasts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @03:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:48PM 'Cultlike' Devotion: Apple Once Refused To Join Open Compute Project, So Their Entire Networking Team Quit
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
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:24AM No One Wants To Buy Twitter
Saturday October 15, 2016 @05:51AM The White House Open Sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger Bot To 'Bring the Gov't To You'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @06:33PM Facebook Now Lets You Use Google Cast or AirPlay To Stream Video On Your TV
Thursday October 13, 2016 @10:46AM Beijing Said Facebook and Google Are Welcome Back To China as Long as They 'Respect China's Laws'
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
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @12:14PM Google and Facebook Are Building the Fastest Trans-Pacific Cable Yet
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
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
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:05PM Facebook Wins 'Big Brother' Award in Belgium After Being Declared Worst Privacy Villain
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:20PM Zuckerberg Teases An 'Affordable' Standalone Oculus VR Headset
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:20PM Facebook Is Talking To the White House About Giving You 'Free' Internet
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @09:48AM Facebook Says a 'Technical Issue' Caused Drugs, Animals and Other Illegal Listings To Flood Its New Craigslist Competitor
Monday October 03, 2016 @09:27AM Facebook Launches Marketplace On App, Takes On eBay and Craigslist
Monday October 03, 2016 @08:05AM Facebook Releases Messenger Lite For People On Slower Networks and With Old and Basic Android Phones
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:17PM Facebook 'Messenger Day' Is the Chat App's New Snapchat Stories Clone
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:49PM Microsoft Forms New AI Research Group Led By Harry Shum
Thursday September 29, 2016 @11:20AM WhatsApp Won't Comply With India's Order To Delete User Data
Thursday September 29, 2016 @09:43AM Facebook at Work To Report For Duty Next Month
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @04:57PM Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft Come Together To Create Historic Partnership On AI
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @02:32PM Facebook's Slack Rival Is Coming Next Month and Will Charge Per Employee
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @09:09AM Facebook Told To Stop Taking Data From German WhatsApp Users
Sunday September 25, 2016 @08:23PM Amazon Pursues More Renewable Energy, Following Google, Apple, And Facebook
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 @09:32AM 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 @03:34PM Blizzard Is Getting Rid of the Battle.net Name
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:58PM Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Announce $3 Billion Initiative To 'Cure All Diseases'
Friday September 16, 2016 @04:16PM Laurene Jobs Awards $10M To Pet Charter School Network of Zuckerberg, Gates
Friday September 16, 2016 @02:43PM Web Security CEO Warns About Control Of Internet Falling Into Few Hands
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:40AM Right To Be Forgotten? Web Privacy Debate in Italy After Women's Suicide
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
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 @10:47AM Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg On 'Napalm Girl' Photo: 'We Don't Always Get it Right'
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:04AM US Tech Firms Urge Congress To Allow Internet Domain Changeover
Monday September 12, 2016 @03:28PM Facebook Is Collaborating With The Israeli Government To Determine What Should Be Censored
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:11PM Facebook Features 9/11 Conspiracy Theory as 'Trending'
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:55PM Elon Musk Asks Twitter For Help In Finding Cause of SpaceX Explosion
Friday September 09, 2016 @09:06AM Norway's Largest Newspaper Accuses Mark Zuckerberg of Abusing Power After Facebook Deletes 'Napalm Girl' Post
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @01:54PM Instagram Is Killing Photo Maps
Monday September 05, 2016 @06:14PM US Beekeepers Fear For Livelihoods As Anti-Zika Toxin Kills 2.5M Bees
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Sunday September 04, 2016 @01:55PM Fugitive Arrested After Using 'Wanted' Poster As His Facebook Profile Pic
Saturday September 03, 2016 @01:50AM Facebook Engineers Crash Data Centers In Real-World Stress Test
Thursday September 01, 2016 @01:51PM First Satellite in Facebook's Plan For Global Internet Access Exploded With Falcon 9
Thursday September 01, 2016 @12:08AM Baidu Open-Sources Its Deep Learning Tools
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:04PM Study: 33% of Facebook Users Want Less News In Their Feed
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:29AM Facebook Lets Users Prompt Danger Alert
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:06PM Facebook Is Telling the World It's Not a Media Company, But It Might Be Too Late
Monday August 29, 2016 @10:22AM Facebook Removes Fake Article About Megyn Kelly From Trending Topics
Friday August 26, 2016 @05:26PM Apple, Facebook, IBM, and Microsoft Sign White House Pledge For Equal Pay
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:18PM Facebook Says Humans Won't Write Its Trending Topic Descriptions Anymore
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:05AM Facebook's WhatsApp Data Gambit Faces Federal Privacy Complaint
Thursday August 25, 2016 @09:11AM WhatsApp To Share Some Data With Facebook
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @10:35PM Researchers Create Algorithm That Diagnoses Depression From Your Instagram Feed
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @06:03PM YouTube Plans To Bring Photos, Polls, and Text To Its Video Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @11:47AM Facebook Is Testing Autoplaying Video With Sound
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @12:10AM Microsoft Buys AI-Powered Scheduling App Genee
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:49PM Sony Tries To Remove News Articles About PlayStation 4 Slim Leak From The Internet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @02:29PM Facebook Knows Your Political Preferences
Thursday August 18, 2016 @10:44AM Facebook Teams Up With Unity To Create a Gaming Platform To Rival Steam
Thursday August 18, 2016 @12:57AM WSJ: Facebook's Point System Fails To Close Diversity Gap
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:49AM Your Political Facebook Posts Aren't Changing How Your Friends Think
Monday August 15, 2016 @08:41AM First Confirmed Prism Surveillance Target Was Democracy Activist
Friday August 12, 2016 @02:24PM Tech Giants Sign Pledge With World Wildlife Fund To Prevent Wildlife Trading
Thursday August 11, 2016 @09:50PM Facebook Rolls Out Code To Nullify Adblock Plus' Workaround
Thursday August 11, 2016 @04:53PM Microsoft's Bill Gates Is Richest Tech Billionaire With $78 Billion Fortune
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @11:37PM Bill Gates Has Spent $1+ Million To Get Mark Zuckerberg's Software In Schools
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @10:11AM Facebook Will Force Advertising On Ad-Blocking Users
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:53PM Facebook Plans Commercial Launch of Rural WiFi in India
Thursday August 04, 2016 @12:22PM Facebook's New Anti-Clickbait Algorithm Buries Bogus Headlines
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @05:59PM Police Asked Facebook To Deactivate Woman's Account During Deadly Standoff
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:34PM Apple Makes Slight Progress On Diversity While Its Rivals Are Making Practically None
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @09:40AM Instagram's New Stories Are a Near-Perfect Copy of Snapchat Stories
Monday August 01, 2016 @06:15PM Apple Replaces The Pistol Emoji With A Water Gun
Monday August 01, 2016 @05:47PM QRLJacking Attack Can Bypass Any QR Login System
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:00PM Instagram Will Soon Allow Users To Filter Comments
Friday July 29, 2016 @12:36PM WhatsApp Isn't Fully Deleting Its 'Deleted' Chats
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:19AM Facebook Offering Refunds For Kids' In-App Purchases
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:34AM Tech Takes Its K-12 CS Education and Immigration Crisis To the DNC
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:17PM Facebook Open Sources 360 Surround Camera With Ikea-Style Instructions
Monday July 25, 2016 @02:49PM Facebook Admits Blocking WikiLeaks' DNC Email Links, But Won't Say Why
Sunday July 24, 2016 @02:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Thursday July 21, 2016 @01:41PM Facebook Took Its Giant Internet Drone On Its First Test Flight
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @10:28AM Facebook Messenger Hits 1B Monthly Active Users, Accounts For 10 Percent Of All VoIP Calls
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @07:10PM Facebook Pitches Laser Beams As The High-Speed Internet Of The Future
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:52AM Brazil Judge Orders Phone Carriers To Block WhatsApp Message App
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:31PM Researcher Finds Way To Steal Cash From Google, Instagram, and Microsoft Through The Phone
Sunday July 17, 2016 @01:22PM Did Armenia Censor Facebook?
Sunday July 17, 2016 @12:37PM Google, Tesla, and Facebook Attract 'Hordes of Tech Tourists' To Their Headquarters
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:11PM Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube Blocked In Turkey During Reported Coup Attempt
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:33PM Facebook Makes Little Progress in Race and Gender Diversity
Thursday July 14, 2016 @03:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:24PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:02PM Yahoo and Twitter CEOs Have Their Twitter Accounts Compromised
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:12AM Facebook Messenger To Get End-To-End Encryption
Friday July 08, 2016 @09:42AM Privacy Shield Data Pact Gets European Approval
Thursday July 07, 2016 @05:48PM IRS Is Suing Facebook Over Asset Transfers In Ireland
Thursday July 07, 2016 @11:52AM Facebook Decides Which Killings We're Allowed to See
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @01:26PM Facebook Lays Out Blueprint For Connecting Hard-To-Reach Rural Areas
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @12:53PM Snapchat Introduces Memories: a Searchable, Shareable Archive of Your Snaps
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:10PM Israel Accuses Facebook Of Aiding Terrorists and Hampering Police Investigations
Friday July 01, 2016 @10:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Thursday June 30, 2016 @07:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:57AM Hacker Takes Over Oculus CEO's Twitter Account, Announces New CEO
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:59PM Facebook Wins Belgian Court Appeal Over Storing Non-User Data
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Tweaks Its Newsfeed To Better Showcase Posts From Friends Instead Of Publishers
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @10:19AM Facebook Backtracks, Now Says It Is Not Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest Friends
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:06PM Facebook Is Using Your Phone's Location To Suggest New Friends
Sunday June 26, 2016 @04:20PM Google and Facebook May Be Suppressing 'Extremist' Speech With Copyright Scanners
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:05PM Oculus Ditches DRM Hurdle, Allows HTC Vive Games On Rift Again
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:08PM Facebook Offers Political Bias Training In Wake Of Trending Controversy
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:17PM 154 Million Voter Records Exposed Due To Database Error
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:23PM C-SPAN Uses Periscope and Facebook Live To Broadcast The House Sit-In
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:16AM Mark Zuckerberg Tapes Over His Webcam. Should You?
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @10:21AM Instagram Hits 500 Million Users
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:54PM Mark Zuckerberg Votes To Keep Peter Thiel On Facebook Board
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:54PM Twitter, Facebook and Google Sued For Facilitating Paris Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:15AM FBI Can Access Hundreds of Millions of Face Recognition Photos
Thursday June 16, 2016 @10:18AM Facebook Will Track What Physical Stores You Go Into
Thursday June 16, 2016 @09:00AM Facebook Is Wrong, Text Is Deathless
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:30PM 'Spam King' Sanford Wallace Sentenced To 2.5 Years In Prison For Facebook Phishing Scam
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:21PM Executive Says Facebook Will Be All Video, No Text In 5 Years
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @01:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:56PM Facebook Adds SMS Support To Messenger