Google, Facebook, Twitter and Yahoo have accused US film studios of attempting to resurrect the Stop Online Piracy Act (Sopa), which was defeated in Congress in 2012.
A study released by Facebook says users are ditching "laugh out loud" in favor of other laughter expressions.
The National Football League will distribute about 100 clips a week on Twitter, including highlights and instant replays — about twice the content the NFL distributed in its previous deal with the social network.
Twitter co-founder and interim CEO Jack Dorsey has purchased 31,627 shares of Twitter, an SEC filing says. The stock was priced at $27.67, according to the filing, making the purchase price of $875,021.
Facebook has been urged to tighten its privacy settings after a software engineer was able to harvest data about thousands of users – simply by guessing their mobile numbers.
You really can’t keep passionate creators down – and even after the unceremonious culling of the rhythm-game genre by publishers Activision (Guitar Hero) and EA (Rock Band) five years ago, developer Harmonix has never lost the faith.
With a nearly 2 percent dip Friday, Twitter shares closed at their third straight record low, amid reports that the microblogging site's founder may depart its board in a bid to restore investor confidence.
Bringing internet access to the 4.1 billion people in the world who do not have it would increase global economic output by $6.7 trillion (£4.6tr), raising 500 million people out of poverty, according to a study by PwC.
If the founders of a new face recognition app get their way, anonymity in public could soon be a thing of the past. FindFace, launched two months ago and currently taking Russia by storm, allows users to photograph people in a crowd and work out their identities, with 70% reliability.