Lawmakers on Thursday confronted Facebook over its internal research showing the way its platforms can negatively impact the mental health of young people.
Content that wrongly claims approved vaccines are not safe, or question the efficacy of them will be removed by YouTube.
Google has been accused of fuelling systemic transparency issues in the ad tech space due to not providing the total fees and charges to advertisers and publishers.
The search giant is contending it has not abused its dominant market position to coerce smartphone manufacturers into installing Google Search and Chrome.
Facebook said it plans to work with experts in government, industry and research institutions like Howard University to think through potential issues with the metaverse concept.
The company has faced backlash for hiding internal research showing the platform's negative impact on teen body image issues.
The CTO said he'll step down sometime next year, to be replaced by Facebook VP Andrew Bosworth.
Facebook told advertisers that, in aggregate, the company is underreporting iOS web conversions by approximately 15%.
Slack also faced criticism from Mozilla researchers for not allowing users to block contacts.
According to a new study, one in 10 people believe someone could guess their password by looking through their social media.
The study comes days after an investigation showed Facebook understands the negative impact Instagram is having on children but is doing nothing to stop it.
The appointment follows the ACCC chair putting the scrutiny of tech giants' digital practices under his remit.
The Federal Supreme Court suspended the effectiveness of Jair Bolsonaro's move after the decision announced by the head of the legislative branch.
Users will have the option of keeping a 64-digit key safe themselves, or have it stored for them on what is claimed to be a secure vault.
Ray-Ban Stories is just a part of a broader strategy for Facebook. The goal: Create a platform that captures your memories and monetizes you as you relive them.
There's no better way to put Chef Watson to the test than actually putting on an apron, heading down to the kitchen and taste whatever big data actually has to offer.
While the digital collaboration space has been vibrant and interesting for at least a decade now, the last year has seen a variety of shifts, new players, and fresh directions that both technology and business leaders should track.
Are you getting bored with the same old social networks that take all of the revenue from your carefully crafted content? Have a look at these social networks that share revenue with content creators and pay you for your posts.
When a person passes away, their social account can become a memorial of their life, friendships and experiences. See step-by-step instructions for selecting your legacy contact.
New year + new tech = new (productive) you.
If you are fed up with Facebook and tired of Twitter you might want a change of social scene. Try these up-and-coming social networks that are well worth a look for users and brands.
Facebook has recently announced 'Facebook at work' for connecting professional contacts. If you don't want to mix your business and personal lives, have a look at these social networks you can use for work.
There are some easy ways to boost your brand and personal rankings in Google search if you use Google Plus. Here we share some tips to help you climb up the results pages.
How do you vanish online? Follow these 10 steps to get started.
LinkedIn has some cool features that brands can utilise to get their marketing message across, showcase their products and talent inside the organisation.
Six Clicks: Want to know more about the cloud's little known features? We highlight six useful features of cloud services.
Grounded in open source and energy efficient designs, the world's largest social network shared its latest updates for cost and power savings attributed to its cutting-edge datacenters.
My Amazon home page shows me how much the company knows about me and my online activities. Here we show you which privacy and security settings can help you reduce the information Amazon holds about you.
As the biggest soccer tournament in the world reaches its final stages, there is no doubt that this has been the most social World Cup ever. We list some of the social media highlights of the event so far.
Have you ever wondered how social networking sites seem to know so much about you and your preferences? We take the lid off how these sites gather data about your activities.
Research from QUT shows that 'some kind of a disinformation campaign' is pushing the Twitter hashtag #ArsonEmergency. There is no arson emergency.
With Facebook Pay, people can store their payment information for use across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp.
The new policy will go into effect on November 22, Dorsey said.
Are you worried that your social media footprint will jeopardize your career? If so, you are not alone.
The non-profit organisation that will be based in Switzerland aims to protect victims against cyberattacks and assist them in the aftermath.
Millennials are suffering from burnout at work -- and tech and social media overload seems to be causing it.
Despite fake names being illegal, almost eight in 10 Americans do not care and plan to continue using a fake name on the internet.
Facebook Dating is rolling out and the social networking giant has some interesting features, but it lacks the demographic coverage, know-how and dating data that Match and its army of sites such as Tinder have.
Microsoft is moving Lynda.com users to LinkedIn Learning and not everyone's happy about it
Twitter has banned 936 accounts managed by the Chinese state and it will stop accepting ads paid for by state-run news agencies.
Businesses are expected to lose $1.3 billion in 2019 in online ad spending because of fake influencer followers.
Yes, Facebook is a data-driven monopoly. But the only real way to break it up is by getting hold of its data and functionality, one piece at a time. Read more: https://zd.net/2Hw5EqA