Jun 12, 2013 Google has confirmed it will acquire the social mapping startup Waze. The news comes after intense reported interest from Apple and Facebook.
Jun 10, 2013 Google is reportedly acquiring the navigation company Waze for more than a billion dollars. The acquisition will further swell Google's pile of personal data -- it also keeps Waze out of the hands of Google's competitors.
Jun 6, 2013 Turkey has now joined the list of countries where questions about government, religion, and yes, social media have made for large scale protests.
Jun 4, 2013 Social media gaming company Zynga laid off around 500 employees, but recruiters are already on the prowl. What's the afterlife of a Zynga employee?
Jun 5, 2013 Zynga, the company best known for social media games like Facebook's Farmville, is laying off nearly 20 percent of its current workforce.
May 31, 2013 Lawmakers revive a public comment campaign, with a modern-day twist.
May 29, 2013 Employers often search social media sites to learn more about job applicants. But some companies prefer to avert their eyes.
Jul 3, 2013 A growing Web industry creates fake Twitter identities and sells them to people looking to pad their list of followers.
May 24, 2013 Twitter is launching a new extra layer of security, but will it stop hackers?