Social Media

A rendering of a Facebook drone. (Harvest Zhang/Facebook)

Facebook’s Laser Drones Could Bring Internet To 5 Billion People

Facebook showed off plans to provide internet to billions of people around the world using a solar-powered laser drone.

14 hours ago

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James Corden’s ‘Late Late Show’ Social Media Pitch Speaks On Digital Age

Corden’s seemingly never-ending list of social media accounts to follow him on is both a hilarious joke and a commentary on the digital age humans live in now

03/25/2015

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Facebook Unveils Friend-To-Friend Payments In Messages

Facebook is taking a seat at the wireless payment table by now allowing users to send money to one another with its Messenger app.

03/18/2015

Apple Introduces iPhone 5

More Than 650 Photos of Nude, Semi-Nude Teens At Center Of East Bay High School Social Media Scandal

Another Bay Area high school has been rocked with a social media scandal. The latest involves several hundred sexually-explicit photos of teenagers in the Lamorinda area of Contra Costa.

03/13/2015

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on July 29, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Updates Rules In An Effort To Crack Down On Revenge Porn, Nude Photos

The social networking service has altered both its rules and abusive behavior policy, prohibiting the posting of revenge porn.

03/12/2015

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Nude Painting Banned On Facebook Could Trigger Avalanche Of Legal Challenges For Social Media

The painting is good enough for the famed Musee d’Orsay, but it’s too risqué for Facebook, and now after banning a photo of a nude painting of a woman’s crotch, the American company–whose terms of service declare users must sue in Northern California–may still face the first of potentially many lawsuits over how it does business overseas.

03/10/2015

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

No Cars On Facebook’s Horizon, CEO Zuckerberg Says He’s Focusing On Network

Asked at a town hall event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, if the world’s biggest social network had ambitions outside of social media and the Internet, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is “pretty focused.”

03/04/2015

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Student Who Posed With His Cat For Yearbook Photo Commits Suicide

A New York high school senior whose yearbook portrait with his cat went viral on social media last year committed suicide, his parents said.

02/22/2015

A sign outside of a Google office in Mountain View, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

French Minister Visits Twitter, Google, Facebook; Asks For Help Removing Terrorist Propaganda

The French interior minister said he asked Google, Facebook and Twitter to work directly with French officials during investigations and to immediately remove terrorist propaganda when authorities alert them to it.

02/21/2015

Model Cindy Crawford has two children with husband Rande Gerber. (Photo by Gaye Gerard/Getty Images)

Unretouched Photo Of Supermodel Cindy Crawford Goes Viral

A leaked photo of Cindy Crawford, who became a household name for her flawless supermodel features, reveals her looking decidedly less ‘super’ and more human.

02/16/2015

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