Bono finds what he's looking for: cash!

Aug 16, 2011
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Posted In: Facebook, U2

The good news: we're getting more security savvy. The bad news...

Aug 16, 2011
We're addicts. This according to a new survey from security company Webroot. They polled nearly 4000 people and found that scams targeting social...
Posted In: Facebook, privacy, security

Cameron floats the idea of shutting down social media. Yeah, that ought to take care of everything.

Aug 11, 2011
England's Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the House of Commons today in the wake of the recent riots in that country. He noted how social...
Posted In: england, Facebook, riots, social networking, Twitter

Facebook destroys text messaging as we know it

Aug 10, 2011
That's the hyperbolic headline. The more tame one: Facebook rolls out an app people may or may not use. It's an app called Messenger that serves...
Posted In: android, Facebook, iPhone, sms, texting

Threat by Anonymous to destroy Facebook on 11/5 is probably a hoax.

Aug 10, 2011
Hogwash, hooey, shenanigans. Yesterday, there were lots of reports of a YouTube video that claimed to be from the anonymous hacking group known as...
Posted In: anonymous, Facebook, hacking

Textbooks just became cheaper and more social

Aug 10, 2011
A company called Kno has been distributing iPad versions of college textbooks since June. The company says it has 100,000 textbooks digitized and...
Posted In: Facebook, iPad, textbooks

16-year-old kid tries to start a riot. On Facebook.

Aug 9, 2011
He's promptly arrested for inciting trouble and for being an idiot. He had started a Facebook page called "Let's start a riot in Glasgow", which...
Posted In: Facebook, riots, Some Idiot

California prisons crack down on social media

Aug 9, 2011
Yesterday California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation administrators announced that they've had enough of the whole mess. Officials are...
Posted In: california, Facebook, prison

Grab a shaker of salt, there's a new study on whether Facebook is good or bad.

Aug 9, 2011
These come around all the time, telling us that Big Face is wonderful or terrible. The latest has a little bit of both. It's from Dr. Larry D....
Posted In: according to a recent study, Facebook, teenagers

Facebook spammer turns himself in. Like!

Aug 8, 2011
This is the guy who allegedly hacked into 500,000 Facebook accounts. Sanford Wallace surrendered to the FBI in California. He developed a program...
Posted In: Facebook, FBI, phishing, spam