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How social media dilutes scientific discoveries into clickbait

How social media dilutes scientific discoveries into clickbait

5 hours ago   |   The Next Web

When news breaks - whether the story of a disease outbreak, a terrorist attack, or a natural disaster - people increasingly turn to the internet and social media. Individuals...
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Facebook's latest app data bug exposed the private photos of 6.8m users

Facebook's latest app data bug exposed the private photos of 6.8m users

7 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

The data privacy scandals just keep coming for Facebook: the social network has revealed a flaw in its code that could have exposed the private photos of up to 6.8 million...
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Facebook's privacy problems: a roundup

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The social media giant's troubles have led to lawsuits, House of Commons hearings and several apologies Facebook disclosed on Friday that a bug may have affected up to 6.8...
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PyText builds on PyTorch for language recognition

18 hours ago   |   InfoWorld   |   2 articles

Facebook has open-sourced its PyText project, a machine learning library for natural language processing intended to make it easier to put together both experimental projects...
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Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

21 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint   |   4 articles

Facebook's line of Portal devices has received an update that adds some cool new features, such as an internet browser. It's also on sale. Facebook's Portal and the larger...
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Irish regulator investigates Facebook over private photo glitch

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   7 articles

An Irish regulator said on Friday it was investigating Facebook Inc following the company's disclosure that a bug may have exposed private photos of up to 6.8 million users...
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How numb are we to Facebook's fuck-ups at this point?

How numb are we to Facebook's fuck-ups at this point?

1 day ago   |   The Next Web   |   7 articles

Facebook apparently couldn't get to the end of its awful 2018 without exposing even more user data - photos, in this case. But at this point, we're so inoculated to Facebook's...
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Facebook's lead EU regulator opens probe into data breach

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Facebook's lead regulator in the European Union, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner , on Friday began an investigation into a number of breach notifications received from...
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Irish regulator probes Facebook after it discloses bug

1 day ago   |   Reuters

An Irish regulator said on Friday it had launched an investigation into Facebook Inc after the company disclosed a bug that may have exposed private photos of up to 6.8 million...
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Facebook Portal video chat device is 25% off for a limited time

1 day ago   |   ZDnet   |   6 articles

In addition to the discount, Facebook has announced it is adding a web browser and Instant Games to its Portal video chat devices.
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Facebook's latest app data bug exposed the private photos of 6.8m users

Facebook's latest app data bug exposed the private photos of 6.8m users

The data privacy scandals just keep coming for Facebook: the social network has revealed a flaw in its code that could have exposed the private photos of up to 6.8 million... Read more ...

Day 4 of TNW's Advent Deals: headphones and a hybrid laptop

Day 4 of TNW's Advent Deals: headphones and a hybrid laptop

This holiday period, Plugged is running a very special advent calendar. Over the course of 12 days, we'll be sharing a selection of sweet, sweet deals. You can thank us later... Read more ...

How numb are we to Facebook's fuck-ups at this point?

How numb are we to Facebook's fuck-ups at this point?

Facebook apparently couldn't get to the end of its awful 2018 without exposing even more user data - photos, in this case. But at this point, we're so inoculated to Facebook's... Read more ...

Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

Facebook's line of Portal devices has received an update that adds some cool new features, such as an internet browser. It's also on sale. Facebook's Portal and the larger... Read more ...

The inside story behind the All-View Display on the Honor View20

The inside story behind the All-View Display on the Honor View20

On Monday, Huawei's mobile sub-brand Honor announced the upcoming View20 smartphone at a packed-out event in the middle of Hong Kong. This device is exciting for a couple of... Read more ...

Tumblr's ‘female-presenting nipples' language isn't semantic - it's oppression

Tumblr's ‘female-presenting nipples' language isn't semantic - it's oppression

Tumblr‘s whiplash-inducing ban on “all adult content” has been about as well-received as a tequila-fart in a car full of strangers with the windows stuck in the up position... Read more ...

Effective Search Engine Optimization - Essential SEO Tips

Effective Search Engine Optimization - Essential SEO Tips

Online marketing is such a broad subject and it is ironic that most of the goals involved are targeted and specific. While every business is unique, so are the customers... Read more ...

Facebook Portal adds browser and new apps to video call display

Facebook Portal adds browser and new apps to video call display

Facebook's Portal video chat smart display is getting a big software update, adding a web browser, new games, and extra content. The pair of touchscreen-fronted video calling... Read more ...

Google Family Link updated with more features on Chrome OS

Google Family Link updated with more features on Chrome OS

You can now view your kids' screen time, block access, and more. This past April, Google Family Link made its debut on Chrome OS as a way to help parents manage their kids'... Read more ...

Facebook is adding a web browser and Instant Games to Portal video chat devices

Facebook is adding a web browser and Instant Games to Portal video chat devices

A new update out today for Facebook's Portal devices adds some much-needed features to the dedicated video chat screens. Now, both the smaller, standard Portal and the larger... Read more ...