It took Change.org two months, 186K signatures and a furious Twitter campaign to get pro-rape pages removed from Facebook.
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China faces US cyberspying accusations after proposing a "Code of Conduct" to the UN and renewing its internal internet censorship.
CNN's Black In America documentary ignites issues of "pattern matching" and shocking sentiments about race in Silicon Valley.
Anonymous attacked pedophile websites and stated that anyone hosting, promoting, or supporting child pornography will become a target.
Google just launched Good To Know, a simple and growing guide to Google's tools and information about privacy and safety online.
UK government will hold ISP's responsible for filtering internet content to appease a Christian charity. There is no technical or peer scrutiny in filter implementation.
A country's global human rights index affects your domain stability. Learn how bit.ly, goo.gl, t.co, Yahoo! and more score in URL integrity.
The evening Steve Jobs passed away a crowd gathered at the Union Square San Francisco Apple Store. The end of an era was mourned.
Link sharing site Delicious re-launched on Monday with unwanted changes, huge technical problems, and a lesson in how to kill a beloved product.
Amazon said they will reinstate their California affiliates as early as this week in response to California repealing its sales tax law.