Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

Date / Time Story
Thursday June 16, 2016 @12:15PM FBI Can Access Hundreds of Millions of Face Recognition Photos
Sunday April 24, 2016 @06:30PM Oculus Rift Users Angered By Pre-Order Snafu
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:08AM Facebook Guesses What's In Pictures To Help Visually Impaired
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:42PM Egypt Blocked Facebook Free Basics For Not Letting It Spy On Users
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Sunday March 20, 2016 @02:50PM Facebook Exec Explains Why Technical Skills Aren't Enough To Be a Great Engineer
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:07PM Facebook and Whatsapp Discontinue Support For Blackberry
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:43AM Facebook's 'Closed Silos' Pose Challenges To Open Web
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:27PM Facebook Preps Its Infrastructure For a Virtual Reality Future
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:24AM Personalized Learning: the Best Education Or the Worst?
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Friday March 04, 2016 @05:08PM Open Compute Hardware Makes Its Way Into Colo Data Centers
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:23PM Facebook Hit By German Antitrust Probe Over User Data
Monday February 29, 2016 @03:12PM Facebook Fined 100,000 Euros In German Intellectual Property Dispute
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:55AM WhatsApp To End Support For BlackBerry, Nokia, and Other Older Operating Systems
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:39PM ISIS Makes Direct Threats Against Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:21PM Facebook Donating 25 State Of The Art GPU Servers To AI Research In Europe
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:32PM Facebook Will Still Back Internet.org Despite Indian Gov't Disdain For Free Basics
Monday February 15, 2016 @09:42AM Goldman Sachs: VR and AR "Will Be The Next Generation Computing Platform" Worth $80 Billion By 2025
Saturday February 13, 2016 @01:28AM French Court Rules That Facebook Can Now Be Sued in France
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:15AM France Launches Second Salvo Against Facebook
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @06:10PM Facebook Developing Radio Wave Mesh To Connect Offline Areas
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:45PM French Gov't Gives Facebook 3 Months To Stop Tracking Non-User Browsers
Monday February 08, 2016 @11:24AM Why Facebook Really Shut Down Parse
Monday February 08, 2016 @10:08AM India Blocks Facebook's Free Basics Internet Service
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:28AM Facebook Knocks "Six Degrees of Separation" Down a Few Notches
Saturday February 06, 2016 @02:45PM Study Finds Sleep Deprivation Increases Compulsive Facebook Usage
Thursday February 04, 2016 @02:37PM Facebook Celebrates Turning 12 Today
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:46AM WhatsApp Will Get Indicators To Highlight Encrypted Chats
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:26PM Facebook Expands Online Commerce Role, But Says "No Guns, Please"
Friday January 29, 2016 @10:35AM Facebook Is Shuttering the Parse Developer Platform
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:54AM Facebook Introduces Emojis, Live Video
Thursday January 21, 2016 @04:32PM Fake Facebook Emails Deliver Malware Masquerading As Audio Message
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:08AM Facebook, Shutterfly Face Lawsuits For Using Facial Recognition To ID Photos
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:48AM Bangladesh Extends Social Media Ban, Blocking Twitter and Skype
Monday December 14, 2015 @01:56AM Vandals Deface Facebook's Hamburg Offices
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Sunday November 29, 2015 @03:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:10PM Irish Data Protection Commissioner Ordered To Investigate Facebook Data
Monday October 12, 2015 @07:44AM Facebook paid £35m in staff bonuses, but only £4,327 in corporation
Saturday October 03, 2015 @02:53PM Soon-to-Be US Ed Chief Was Almost FB CEO's Ed Chief
Thursday September 24, 2015 @09:27AM Facebook Finally Delivers On the VRML Dream With Immersive Star Wars Video
Saturday August 29, 2015 @02:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:45AM Facebook Allows Turkish Government To Set the Censorship Rules
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:29AM Facebook Awards Researchers $100k For Detecting Emerging Class of C++ Bugs
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Friday July 17, 2015 @07:20AM Facebook Finally Ends XMPP Support For 3rd Party Chat
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:40AM Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire
Sunday June 28, 2015 @01:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @10:41AM Facebook Has a New Private Mobile Photo-Sharing App, and They Built It In C++
Sunday June 14, 2015 @01:43PM How Facebook Is Eating the $140 Billion Hardware Market
Thursday June 04, 2015 @08:34AM Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India
Thursday May 28, 2015 @11:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Friday May 15, 2015 @08:53PM Oculus Rift Hardware Requirements Revealed, Linux and OS X Development Halted
Monday May 04, 2015 @09:23PM SurveyMonkey's CEO Dies While Vacationing With Wife Sheryl Sandberg
Sunday May 03, 2015 @07:22PM Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly
Monday April 20, 2015 @01:22PM Facebook Working To Weed Out Fake Likes
Saturday April 18, 2015 @02:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Thursday April 02, 2015 @02:23PM Ask Slashdot: Living Without Social Media In 2015?
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:30AM Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:22AM NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"?
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @08:46AM This App Lets You Piggyback Facebook's Free Internet To Access Any Site
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:34AM Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @02:02PM Deutsche Telecom Calls For Google and Facebook To Be Regulated Like Telcos
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @01:52PM Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity
Saturday February 07, 2015 @03:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:11AM Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo
Thursday February 05, 2015 @02:51PM Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development
Monday December 29, 2014 @03:33PM Facebook Apologizes For 'Year In Review' Photos
Saturday December 27, 2014 @04:25PM Google and Apple Weaseling Out of "Do Not Track"
Saturday December 27, 2014 @10:51AM Startup Acquisitions Herald Virtual, Augmented Reality Apps From Facebook
Thursday December 25, 2014 @11:04PM Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages
Sunday December 14, 2014 @08:16AM Facebook Drops Bing Search Results
Sunday November 30, 2014 @01:03PM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Thursday November 20, 2014 @10:21AM WhatsApp To Offer End-to-End Encryption
Friday November 14, 2014 @03:51PM Facebook Testing Lithium-Ion Batteries For Backup Power
Friday November 07, 2014 @07:47PM More Tor .Onion Sites May Get Digital Certificates Soon
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:29PM Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features
Saturday November 01, 2014 @12:08PM Facebook Wants You To Vote Tuesday
Thursday October 23, 2014 @02:12PM We Need Distributed Social Networks More Than Ello
Sunday October 12, 2014 @08:52AM Snowden's Tough Advice For Guarding Privacy
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @12:06PM Interview With Facebook's Head of Open Source
Thursday September 25, 2014 @09:38AM Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015
Monday September 22, 2014 @05:53PM NY Magistrate: Legal Papers Can Be Served Via Facebook
Sunday September 07, 2014 @04:45PM Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans
Saturday August 23, 2014 @02:53PM Facebook Experimenting With Blu-ray As a Storage Medium
Saturday August 16, 2014 @05:09AM 60,000 Oculus Rift DK2 Orders, 20,000+ Units Shipped, New Orders Ship In October
Monday August 11, 2014 @09:17AM How Facebook Is Saving Power By 10-15% Through Better Load Balancing
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @01:31PM Facebook Seeks Devs To Make Linux Network Stack As Good As FreeBSD's
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @12:29PM Inside the Facebook Algorithm Most Users Don't Even Know Exists
Thursday July 31, 2014 @02:47PM iFixit Takes Apart the Oculus Rift DK2, Finds Galaxy Note 3 Display Inside
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @11:44AM Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him
Sunday June 29, 2014 @10:30PM Facebook's Emotion Experiment: Too Far, Or Social Network Norm?
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:48PM In 2012, Facebook Altered Content To Tweak Readers' Emotions
Thursday June 26, 2014 @10:09AM Tech Workforce Diversity At Facebook Similar To Google And Yahoo
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @09:39AM EU High Court To Review US-EU Data Safe Harbor Agreement
Thursday June 12, 2014 @02:37PM Facebook Lets Users Opt Out of Targeted Ads
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @10:33PM Protecting Our Brains From Datamining
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @12:23PM Iran Court Summons Mark Zuckerberg For Facebook Privacy Violations
Friday May 16, 2014 @11:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Saturday April 05, 2014 @12:31PM Why No One Trusts Facebook To Power the Future
Thursday March 27, 2014 @02:51PM Did Facebook Buy Oculus To Counter Google Glass?
Thursday March 27, 2014 @01:26PM Facebook To Begin Deploying Btrfs
Thursday March 27, 2014 @01:16PM Facebook To Begin Deploying Btrfs File-System
Thursday March 27, 2014 @10:19AM Minnesota Teen Wins Settlement After School Takes Facebook Password
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @11:36AM Minecraft Creator Halts Plans For Oculus Version Following Facebook Acquisition
Thursday March 20, 2014 @03:24PM Facebook Introduces Hack: Statically Typed PHP
Friday March 07, 2014 @06:31PM Facebook To Pay City $200K-a-Year For a Neighborhood Cop
Friday March 07, 2014 @10:09AM Youtube and Facebook May Be Banned In Turkey, Again
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @10:52AM Facebook Wants Drones To Connect the Developing World
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @12:13AM Popularity On Facebook Makes People Think You're Attractive
Sunday March 02, 2014 @02:18PM Girl's Facebook Post Costs Her Dad $80,000
Thursday February 27, 2014 @06:02PM Facebook Gives Up On Desktop Apps: Kills Messenger For Windows and Firefox
Thursday February 27, 2014 @12:16PM Quebec Language Police Target Store Owner's Facebook Page
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @01:07PM Facebook Shuts Down @Facebook Email System
Sunday February 23, 2014 @06:26PM Who's On WhatsApp, and Why?
Sunday February 23, 2014 @06:11PM WhatsApp Founder Used Unchangable Airline Ticket To Pressure Facebook
Thursday February 20, 2014 @04:44PM WhatsApp: 2nd Biggest Tech Acquisition of All Time
Thursday February 20, 2014 @09:44AM How Jan Koum Steered WhatsApp Into $16B Facebook Deal
Friday February 14, 2014 @04:22AM Facebook Debuts New Gender Options, Pronoun Choices
Monday February 03, 2014 @07:17PM Facebook Estimates Around 10% of Accounts Are Fake
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @11:10AM Facebook Puts 10,000 Blu-ray Discs In Low-Power Storage System
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:31PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Thursday January 23, 2014 @02:33PM Facebook Is a Plague That'll Burn Out In a Few Years, Says Study
Thursday January 23, 2014 @10:38AM Facebook's Biggest Bounty Yet To Hacker Who Found "Keys To the Kingdom"
Sunday January 19, 2014 @02:32PM In Greece, 10 Months In Prison For "Blasphemous" Facebook Page
Saturday January 04, 2014 @10:03PM Headhunters can't tell anything from Facebook profiles
Sunday December 29, 2013 @02:07AM Researchers Claim Facebook Is 'Dead and Buried' To Many Young Users
Thursday December 19, 2013 @12:39PM Mark Zuckerberg Gives $990 Million To Charity
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @01:06PM Facebook Testing Screen-Tracking Software For Users
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @07:09AM PM Calls Facebook Irresponsible For Allowing Beheading Clips
Monday October 21, 2013 @08:58AM Facebook Isn't Accepting New Posts, Likes, Comments...
Sunday October 20, 2013 @06:24PM What Employee Lock-In Means At Facebook
Friday October 11, 2013 @10:44PM Google ToS Change Means Your Photo Could Go In Ads
Saturday October 05, 2013 @06:35PM Social Fixer Falls Victim To Facebook Legal Threats
Thursday October 03, 2013 @10:48AM Facebook and Cisco Offer Check-In Service For Free Wifi
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @09:52AM Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports To TV Networks
Monday September 30, 2013 @01:37PM Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports to TV Networks
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @08:52AM Facebook Autofill Wants To Store Users' Credit Card Info
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @01:21PM China Lifts Bans On Social Media, Foreign ISPs In Free Trade Zone
Saturday September 21, 2013 @02:31PM Facebook Launches Advanced AI Effort To Find Meaning In Your Posts
Thursday September 12, 2013 @09:43AM Facebook Deletes Social Fixer Community Page Without Explanation
Monday September 09, 2013 @06:17PM Yahoo and Facebook Join Google In FISC Petition After Government Talks Fail
Friday August 30, 2013 @12:36PM Facebook to include profile photos in its facial recognition database?
Monday August 26, 2013 @03:32PM Meet the Programmer Behind Social Fixer
Wednesday August 21, 2013 @01:35PM Internet.org: Altruistic, Or the Ultimate In Cynicism?
Thursday August 15, 2013 @09:01AM Twitter Eyes Signatures To Kill Fake Followers
Saturday August 10, 2013 @10:07PM New Zealand Court Orders Facebook Disclosure To Employer
Thursday August 01, 2013 @04:09PM Sad Day In FarmVille: Facebook's New Game Developer Program
Thursday August 01, 2013 @09:30AM Fearful of Reader Reaction, Facebook Delays Video Ads
Thursday July 04, 2013 @01:21PM State Dept. Bureau Spent $630k On Facebook 'Likes'
Saturday June 15, 2013 @12:00AM Don't Panic, But We've Passed Peak Apple (and Google, and Facebook)
Friday June 14, 2013 @12:51PM Facebook's Complaint Process Is Arbitrary — But So Is Campaigning
Sunday June 09, 2013 @01:34AM Facebook Suffers Actual Cloud In Oregon Datacenter
Wednesday June 05, 2013 @10:28AM Facebook Silently Removes Ability To Download Your Posts
Sunday May 05, 2013 @05:52PM Facebook's Hackathons Get a Rethink
Saturday May 04, 2013 @11:51AM US Officials Rebuke India's Request To Subpoena Facebook, Google
Monday April 22, 2013 @08:03PM Former Diplomat Slams Facebook For Inaction On Fake Pages
Sunday April 21, 2013 @07:09PM Facebook Revealed As Behind $1.5B "Catapult" Data Center In Iowa
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @01:08PM Canadian Official Escorted From House For Others' Facebook Comments
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @11:10AM Facebook IOS latest update broken
Friday April 12, 2013 @07:36AM Zuckerberg Lobbies For More Liberal Immigration Policies
Monday April 08, 2013 @06:26PM Microsoft: Facebook Home Is a Copycat, Windows Phone Is the 'Real Thing'
Thursday April 04, 2013 @03:49PM Facebook Launches "Home" For Android
Friday March 29, 2013 @09:29PM New Facebook-Branded Android Coming?
Friday March 29, 2013 @08:46PM New Facebook-branded Android coming?
Wednesday March 20, 2013 @09:48AM Code.org Documentary Serving Multiple Agendas?
Wednesday March 20, 2013 @02:39AM Code.org Documentary Serving Multiple Agendas?
Friday March 15, 2013 @07:38PM Silicon Valley presses Obama, Congress on immigration reform
Monday March 11, 2013 @04:40PM Facebook Knows if You're Gay, Use Drugs, or Are a Republican
Monday March 11, 2013 @07:36AM Many Watering Holes, Targets In Hacks That Netted Facebook, Twitter and Apple
Sunday March 10, 2013 @07:38PM Iran Blocks 'Illegal' VPNs, Google, and Yahoo
Saturday March 09, 2013 @07:09PM Facebook Rolled Its Own 0Day For Red Team Exercise
Friday March 08, 2013 @08:17AM Facebook Rolled Its Own 0Day for Red Team Exercise?
Thursday March 07, 2013 @06:19PM Facebook introduces a mobile device-oriented newsfeed
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @09:34AM Shooting Yourself In the Foot, 21st Century Style
Friday March 01, 2013 @07:31AM British researchers "gamify" cancer cure search
Wednesday February 20, 2013 @12:28PM iOS Developer Site at Core of Facebook, Apple Watering Hole Attack
Monday February 18, 2013 @12:08PM Facebook Hacks Points to Much Bigger Threat for Mobile Developers
Sunday February 17, 2013 @04:53AM Tax Peculiarities Mean Facebook Paid No Net Taxes For 2012
Saturday February 16, 2013 @10:32AM Facebook Employees' Laptops Compromised; User Data Believed Safe
Friday February 15, 2013 @10:26PM Facebook Can Keep Real Name Policy, German Court Rules
Monday February 11, 2013 @09:40AM Facebook sued over 'like' button
Friday February 08, 2013 @04:58AM Facebook tries to takeover the world with a redirection bug
Thursday February 07, 2013 @02:51PM Facebook's Graph Search: Kiss Your Privacy Goodbye
Monday February 04, 2013 @04:49PM OSU students develop alternative to Facebook with more privacy
Sunday February 03, 2013 @04:11PM Tech Companies That Pay Interns Boatloads Of Money
Saturday January 26, 2013 @10:40AM Facebook + Instagram asking for photo IDs
Friday January 25, 2013 @08:35AM Wolfram Alpha Gives a New Window On Facebook Data
Monday January 21, 2013 @09:51PM How Facebook Will Power Graph Search
Monday January 21, 2013 @07:39AM France proposes a taxt on personal information collection
Thursday January 17, 2013 @02:42PM Facebook Lets You Harvest Account Phone Numbers
Thursday January 17, 2013 @12:36PM Messenger App Brings Free VoIP to US Facebook Users — At a Price
Friday January 11, 2013 @05:23PM Ask Slashdot: What Practices Impede Developers' Productivity?
Friday January 11, 2013 @02:43AM Bill Ayers Calls 'Teach for America' a Fraud
Wednesday January 09, 2013 @07:03PM 'Worst CEO' list calls out Zynga's Pincus, Zuckerberg