Manipulating an Indian politician’s tweets is...
Here’s a concerning story from India, where the upcoming election is putting the use of social media in the...
2018 really was more of a dumpster fire for...
Around 37 percent of Americans were subjected to severe hate and harassment online in 2018, according to a new study by...
How to prepare for an investment apocalypse
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Skype can now blur out the background during...
Thanks to the rise of WhatsApp and other free calling and messaging apps, Skype is no longer the go-to service it...
Facebook warned over privacy risks of merging...
Facebook’s lead data protection regulator in Europe has asked the company for an “urgent briefing”...
EFF lawyer joins WhatsApp as privacy policy...
In an effort to bolster its public credibility in the wake of a very rough year, Facebook is bringing a fierce former...
WhatsApp Business app adds customer service...
A year ago, Facebook-owned WhatsApp officially introduced its standalone app aimed at small business customers. Today,...
Privacy campaigner Schrems slaps Amazon, Apple,...
European privacy campaigner Max Schrems has filed a fresh batch of strategic complaints at tech giants, including...
Indonesia unblocks Tumblr following its ban on...
Indonesia, the world’s fourth largest country by population, has unblocked Tumblr nine months after it blocked...
Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of...
After the driver of a speeding bus ran over and killed two college students in Dhaka in July, student protesters took...
WhatsApp has an encrypted child porn problem
WhatsApp chat groups are being used to spread illegal child pornography, cloaked by the app’s end-to-end...
“The problem is Facebook,” lawmakers from...
A grand committee of international parliamentarians empty-chaired Mark Zuckerberg at a hearing earlier today, after...
WhatsApp’s chief business officer is leaving
Neeraj Arora was widely believed to be the frontrunner to replace former CEO Jan Koum, who left the company shortly...
WhatsApp could wreck Snapchat again by copying...
WhatsApp already ruined Snapchat’s growth once. WhatsApp Status, its clone of Snapchat Stories, now has 450...
India’s Meesho, which enables social commerce...
Meesho, a Bangalore-based social commerce startup, has closed a $50 million investment to grow its business in its...
Facebook’s election interference problem...
An analysis of political advertisers running extensive campaigns on Facebook targeting users in the United States over...
WhatsApp is finally adding stickers
WhatsApp is finally adding stickers to its hugely popular messaging app. The company said today that support for...
A ton of people don’t know that Facebook owns...
Americans looking to reduce their reliance on products from tech’s most alarmingly megalithic companies might be...
Siilo injects $5.1M to try to transplant WhatsApp...
Consumer messaging apps like WhatsApp are not only insanely popular for chatting with friends but have pushed deep into...
Facebook is weaponizing security to erode privacy
At a Senate hearing this week in which US lawmakers quizzed tech giants on how they should go about drawing up...