Slashdot Items Tagged "facebook"

Date / Time Story
Sunday November 29, 2015 @02:36PM Facebook Expands Parental Leave Policy For All Employees Globally
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @01:19PM Facebook Can Block Content Without Explanation, Says US Court
Sunday November 08, 2015 @08:36AM The FCC Says It Can't Force Google and Facebook To Stop Tracking Their Users
Wednesday October 21, 2015 @11:53AM Facebook Launches Initiative To Attract More Minorities and Women To Coding
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:10AM Irish Data Protection Commissioner Ordered To Investigate Facebook Data
Wednesday October 14, 2015 @04:40PM German Police Warn Parents To Stop Posting Photos of Kids On Facebook
Monday October 12, 2015 @06:44AM Facebook paid £35m in staff bonuses, but only £4,327 in corporation
Monday October 05, 2015 @07:46PM EFF Joins Nameless Coalition and Demands Facebook Kills Its Real Names Policy
Saturday October 03, 2015 @01:53PM Soon-to-Be US Ed Chief Was Almost FB CEO's Ed Chief
Friday September 25, 2015 @10:42AM Australian Workplace Tribunal Rules Facebook Unfriending Constitutes "Bullying"
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:27AM Facebook Finally Delivers On the VRML Dream With Immersive Star Wars Video
Monday September 21, 2015 @10:34PM Facebook Dislike Hype Exploited In Phishing Campaign
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @05:43PM Chinese Compiling "Facebook" of US Government Employees
Monday September 07, 2015 @08:18PM Law Professor: Tech Companies Are Our Best Hope At Resisting Surveillance
Monday September 07, 2015 @01:49PM Facebook Thinks Occlusion Is the Next Great Frontier For Image Recognition
Thursday September 03, 2015 @04:04PM Connecting the Unwired World With Balloons, Satellites, Lasers & Drones
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @03:07PM Facebook Is Now Working On Its Own Digital Assistant Called M
Thursday August 13, 2015 @05:17PM Facebook CIO Discusses Zuckerberg's "Will You Resign?" Email
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:31AM Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:29AM Facebook Awards Researchers $100k For Detecting Emerging Class of C++ Bugs
Monday August 10, 2015 @01:59PM Google, Facebook and Twitter To Block "Hash Lists" of Child Abuse
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @10:25PM Melinda Gates: Facebook Engineers Have Solved One of Education's Biggest Problem
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @06:52PM New York Judge Rules Against Facebook In Search Warrant Case
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @04:53PM New Facebook Video Controls Let You Limit Viewing By Gender and Age
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:20AM Facebook Finally Ends XMPP Support For 3rd Party Chat
Thursday July 16, 2015 @08:04PM Facebook Acquires Israel's Pebbles Interfaces For Reported $60 Million
Monday July 13, 2015 @08:12PM Facebook's New Chief Security Officer Wants To Set a Date To Kill Flash
Friday July 10, 2015 @04:32AM Hacker Group That Hit Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Intensifies Attacks
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:40AM Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire
Sunday July 05, 2015 @03:27PM Brazilian Evangelicals Set Up a "Sin Free" Version of Facebook
Sunday June 28, 2015 @12:06AM FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @09:41AM Facebook Has a New Private Mobile Photo-Sharing App, and They Built It In C++
Monday June 15, 2015 @05:19PM Belgian Privacy Watchdog Sues Facebook
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:43PM How Facebook Is Eating the $140 Billion Hardware Market
Thursday June 04, 2015 @07:34AM Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India
Monday June 01, 2015 @09:31PM Facebook Now Supports PGP To Send You Encrypted Emails
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:41AM A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets
Monday May 18, 2015 @09:25PM European Internet Users Urged To Protect Themselves Against Facebook Tracking
Sunday May 17, 2015 @04:52PM Baton Bob Receives $20,000 Settlement For Coerced Facebook Post
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:53PM Oculus Rift Hardware Requirements Revealed, Linux and OS X Development Halted
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @12:51PM Top Publishers To Post News Stories Directly To Facebook Timelines
Thursday May 07, 2015 @05:42PM Is Facebook Keeping You In a Political Bubble?
Monday May 04, 2015 @08:23PM SurveyMonkey's CEO Dies While Vacationing With Wife Sheryl Sandberg
Sunday May 03, 2015 @06:22PM Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly
Monday April 27, 2015 @10:22PM Texas Admonishes Judge For Posting Facebook Updates About Her Trials
Sunday April 26, 2015 @07:11AM Nepal Earthquake: Facebook To Google, How Tech Is Helping Survivors Reach Out
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @06:38PM Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up
Monday April 20, 2015 @12:22PM Facebook Working To Weed Out Fake Likes
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:33AM Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA
Monday April 06, 2015 @02:23PM Judge Allows Divorce Papers To Be Served Via Facebook
Thursday April 02, 2015 @01:23PM Ask Slashdot: Living Without Social Media In 2015?
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:30AM Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:22AM NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"?
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @05:07PM Facebook Makes Messenger a Platform
Thursday March 19, 2015 @05:50PM Fake Suicide Attempt Tests Facebook Prevention Tool, Lands Man In Asylum
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @07:46AM This App Lets You Piggyback Facebook's Free Internet To Access Any Site
Monday March 16, 2015 @07:25AM Nipples, Terrorism, and Sexual Descriptions - Facebook's List of Banned Content
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @02:42PM Man Claiming Half Ownership of Facebook Is Now a Fugitive
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:34AM Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @01:02PM Deutsche Telecom Calls For Google and Facebook To Be Regulated Like Telcos
Thursday February 26, 2015 @06:16PM Facebook Puts Users On Suicide Watch
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @12:52PM Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity
Thursday February 12, 2015 @06:23PM Facebook Adds Legacy Contact Feature In Case You Die Before It Does
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @05:54PM Facebook Launches ThreatExchange To Let Companies Share Threat Info
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Saturday February 07, 2015 @01:11AM Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo
Thursday February 05, 2015 @01:51PM Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @12:49PM Illinois Students Suspected of Cyberbullying Must Provide Social Media Passwords
Wednesday January 14, 2015 @01:28PM Facebook Targets Office Workers With Facebook At Work Service
Sunday January 04, 2015 @08:20AM Sony, Facebook, Google, Samsung, Apple, and Microsoft Now All Have a Hand In VR
Monday December 29, 2014 @02:33PM Facebook Apologizes For 'Year In Review' Photos
Saturday December 27, 2014 @03:25PM Google and Apple Weaseling Out of "Do Not Track"
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:51AM Startup Acquisitions Herald Virtual, Augmented Reality Apps From Facebook
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:04PM Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages
Sunday December 14, 2014 @07:16AM Facebook Drops Bing Search Results
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:54PM Facebook Offers Solution To End Drunken Posts
Sunday November 30, 2014 @12:03PM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Monday November 24, 2014 @12:29PM Married Woman Claims Facebook Info Sharing Created Dating Profile For Her
Thursday November 20, 2014 @09:21AM WhatsApp To Offer End-to-End Encryption
Monday November 17, 2014 @07:54AM Facebook Planning Office Version To Rival LinkedIn, Google
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:51PM Facebook Testing Lithium-Ion Batteries For Backup Power
Sunday November 09, 2014 @03:30PM New Facebook Update Lets You Choose News Feed Content
Friday November 07, 2014 @06:47PM More Tor .Onion Sites May Get Digital Certificates Soon
Thursday November 06, 2014 @07:29PM Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features
Saturday November 01, 2014 @11:08AM Facebook Wants You To Vote Tuesday
Thursday October 23, 2014 @04:51PM Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Mandarin At Tsinghua University In Beijing
Thursday October 23, 2014 @01:12PM We Need Distributed Social Networks More Than Ello
Thursday October 16, 2014 @04:49PM Court Rules Parents May Be Liable For What Their Kids Post On Facebook
Sunday October 12, 2014 @07:52AM Snowden's Tough Advice For Guarding Privacy
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @10:32PM Facebook Apologizes To Drag Queens Over "Real Name" Rule
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @11:06AM Interview With Facebook's Head of Open Source
Monday September 29, 2014 @06:50AM Facebook's Atlas: the Platform For Advertisers To Track Your Movements
Thursday September 25, 2014 @08:38AM Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015
Monday September 22, 2014 @04:53PM NY Magistrate: Legal Papers Can Be Served Via Facebook
Sunday September 07, 2014 @03:45PM Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @05:41PM Facebook Blamed For Driving Up Cellphone Bills, But It's Not Alone
Sunday August 31, 2014 @10:49AM Ukraine Asks Zuckerberg to Discipline Kremlin Facebook Bots
Monday August 25, 2014 @03:09PM Facebook Cleans Up News Feed By Reducing Click-Bait Headlines
Saturday August 23, 2014 @01:53PM Facebook Experimenting With Blu-ray As a Storage Medium
Sunday August 17, 2014 @03:27PM Facebook Tests "Satire" Tag To Avoid Confusion On News Feed
Saturday August 16, 2014 @04:09AM 60,000 Oculus Rift DK2 Orders, 20,000+ Units Shipped, New Orders Ship In October
Monday August 11, 2014 @08:17AM How Facebook Is Saving Power By 10-15% Through Better Load Balancing
Thursday August 07, 2014 @05:51PM Facebook Acquires Server-Focused Security Startup
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @12:31PM Facebook Seeks Devs To Make Linux Network Stack As Good As FreeBSD's
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @11:29AM Inside the Facebook Algorithm Most Users Don't Even Know Exists
Sunday August 03, 2014 @10:25PM How Facebook Sold You Krill Oil
Thursday July 31, 2014 @01:47PM iFixit Takes Apart the Oculus Rift DK2, Finds Galaxy Note 3 Display Inside
Monday July 21, 2014 @08:28PM The Loophole Obscuring Facebook and Google's Transparency Reports
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @05:36PM Facebook Fallout, Facts and Frenzy
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @10:44AM Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him
Sunday June 29, 2014 @09:30PM Facebook's Emotion Experiment: Too Far, Or Social Network Norm?
Saturday June 28, 2014 @08:48PM In 2012, Facebook Altered Content To Tweak Readers' Emotions
Thursday June 26, 2014 @09:09AM Tech Workforce Diversity At Facebook Similar To Google And Yahoo
Monday June 23, 2014 @01:04PM The Bursting Social Media Advertising Bubble
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @08:39AM EU High Court To Review US-EU Data Safe Harbor Agreement
Thursday June 12, 2014 @01:37PM Facebook Lets Users Opt Out of Targeted Ads
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @09:33PM Protecting Our Brains From Datamining
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @11:23AM Iran Court Summons Mark Zuckerberg For Facebook Privacy Violations
Friday May 16, 2014 @10:03AM EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't
Thursday April 24, 2014 @10:05PM Facebook Data Miner Will Shock You
Wednesday April 23, 2014 @05:44PM WhatsApp Is Well On Its Way To A Billion Users
Thursday April 17, 2014 @05:41PM New Facebook Phone App Lets You Stalk Your Friends
Saturday April 05, 2014 @11:31AM Why No One Trusts Facebook To Power the Future
Monday March 31, 2014 @11:05AM Emails Reveal Battle Over Employee Poaching Between Google and Facebook
Monday March 31, 2014 @08:24AM Facebook, Google Battle To Bring Internet To Remote Locations
Thursday March 27, 2014 @01:51PM Did Facebook Buy Oculus To Counter Google Glass?
Thursday March 27, 2014 @12:26PM Facebook To Begin Deploying Btrfs
Thursday March 27, 2014 @12:16PM Facebook To Begin Deploying Btrfs File-System
Thursday March 27, 2014 @09:19AM Minnesota Teen Wins Settlement After School Takes Facebook Password
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @10:36AM Minecraft Creator Halts Plans For Oculus Version Following Facebook Acquisition
Thursday March 20, 2014 @02:24PM Facebook Introduces Hack: Statically Typed PHP
Sunday March 16, 2014 @01:23AM The Era of Facebook Is an Anomaly
Friday March 07, 2014 @05:31PM Facebook To Pay City $200K-a-Year For a Neighborhood Cop
Friday March 07, 2014 @09:09AM Youtube and Facebook May Be Banned In Turkey, Again
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:52AM Facebook Wants Drones To Connect the Developing World
Monday March 03, 2014 @11:13PM Popularity On Facebook Makes People Think You're Attractive
Sunday March 02, 2014 @01:18PM Girl's Facebook Post Costs Her Dad $80,000
Sunday March 02, 2014 @08:49AM The Facebook Ads Teens Aren't Supposed To See
Thursday February 27, 2014 @05:02PM Facebook Gives Up On Desktop Apps: Kills Messenger For Windows and Firefox
Thursday February 27, 2014 @11:16AM Quebec Language Police Target Store Owner's Facebook Page
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @12:07PM Facebook Shuts Down @Facebook Email System
Sunday February 23, 2014 @05:26PM Who's On WhatsApp, and Why?
Sunday February 23, 2014 @05:11PM WhatsApp Founder Used Unchangable Airline Ticket To Pressure Facebook
Thursday February 20, 2014 @03:44PM WhatsApp: 2nd Biggest Tech Acquisition of All Time
Thursday February 20, 2014 @08:44AM How Jan Koum Steered WhatsApp Into $16B Facebook Deal
Monday February 17, 2014 @07:46AM Facebook Analyzes the Impact of Love On Their Business
Friday February 14, 2014 @03:22AM Facebook Debuts New Gender Options, Pronoun Choices
Monday February 03, 2014 @06:17PM Facebook Estimates Around 10% of Accounts Are Fake
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @10:10AM Facebook Puts 10,000 Blu-ray Discs In Low-Power Storage System
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @12:31PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Friday January 24, 2014 @07:13AM Facebook Mocks 'Infection' Study, Predicts Princeton's Demise
Thursday January 23, 2014 @01:33PM Facebook Is a Plague That'll Burn Out In a Few Years, Says Study
Thursday January 23, 2014 @09:38AM Facebook's Biggest Bounty Yet To Hacker Who Found "Keys To the Kingdom"
Sunday January 19, 2014 @01:32PM In Greece, 10 Months In Prison For "Blasphemous" Facebook Page
Saturday January 04, 2014 @09:03PM Headhunters can't tell anything from Facebook profiles
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @10:14PM Syrian Electronic Army Defaces Skype's Facebook Page, Twitter Account, and Blog
Sunday December 29, 2013 @01:07AM Researchers Claim Facebook Is 'Dead and Buried' To Many Young Users
Thursday December 19, 2013 @11:39AM Mark Zuckerberg Gives $990 Million To Charity
Monday December 16, 2013 @10:18AM Facebook Tracks the Status Updates and Messages You Don't Write Too
Monday December 09, 2013 @08:19AM Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Yahoo Form Alliance Against NSA
Sunday December 08, 2013 @05:45PM The Yin and Yang of Hour of Code & Immigration Reform
Wednesday November 06, 2013 @10:18PM Microsoft and Facebook Launch Internet Bug Bounty Program
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @12:06PM Facebook Testing Screen-Tracking Software For Users
Sunday October 27, 2013 @05:10PM 30% of Americans Get News From Facebook According To Pew Research Poll
Friday October 25, 2013 @06:17AM Facebook Faces PRISM Data Investigation In Ireland
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @06:09AM PM Calls Facebook Irresponsible For Allowing Beheading Clips
Monday October 21, 2013 @07:58AM Facebook Isn't Accepting New Posts, Likes, Comments...
Sunday October 20, 2013 @05:24PM What Employee Lock-In Means At Facebook
Monday October 14, 2013 @07:18AM Facebook Buys Israeli Mobile Analytics Startup Onavo
Friday October 11, 2013 @09:44PM Google ToS Change Means Your Photo Could Go In Ads
Saturday October 05, 2013 @05:35PM Social Fixer Falls Victim To Facebook Legal Threats
Thursday October 03, 2013 @05:07PM Facebook Building a Company Town
Thursday October 03, 2013 @09:48AM Facebook and Cisco Offer Check-In Service For Free Wifi
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @08:52AM Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports To TV Networks
Monday September 30, 2013 @12:37PM Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports to TV Networks
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @07:52AM Facebook Autofill Wants To Store Users' Credit Card Info
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @12:21PM China Lifts Bans On Social Media, Foreign ISPs In Free Trade Zone
Saturday September 21, 2013 @01:31PM Facebook Launches Advanced AI Effort To Find Meaning In Your Posts
Thursday September 12, 2013 @08:43AM Facebook Deletes Social Fixer Community Page Without Explanation
Monday September 09, 2013 @05:17PM Yahoo and Facebook Join Google In FISC Petition After Government Talks Fail
Sunday September 01, 2013 @05:24PM Facebook To Overhaul Data Use Policy
Friday August 30, 2013 @11:36AM Facebook to include profile photos in its facial recognition database?
Monday August 26, 2013 @02:32PM Meet the Programmer Behind Social Fixer
Wednesday August 21, 2013 @12:35PM Altruistic, Or the Ultimate In Cynicism?
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @12:23PM Security Researcher Makes His Point By Hacking Into Zuckerberg's Facebook Page
Thursday August 15, 2013 @08:01AM Twitter Eyes Signatures To Kill Fake Followers
Saturday August 10, 2013 @09:07PM New Zealand Court Orders Facebook Disclosure To Employer
Thursday August 01, 2013 @03:09PM Sad Day In FarmVille: Facebook's New Game Developer Program
Thursday August 01, 2013 @08:30AM Fearful of Reader Reaction, Facebook Delays Video Ads
Thursday July 25, 2013 @03:21PM Zuckerberg: Ads On Instagram "When the Right Time Comes"
Sunday July 21, 2013 @06:51AM DNI Office Asks Why People Trust Facebook More Than the Government
Sunday July 21, 2013 @06:39AM Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone To Facebook: Start a Premium Subscription Service
Monday July 15, 2013 @07:07AM Current Doctor Who Warns Against Facebook
Thursday July 04, 2013 @12:21PM State Dept. Bureau Spent $630k On Facebook 'Likes'
Friday June 14, 2013 @11:00PM Don't Panic, But We've Passed Peak Apple (and Google, and Facebook)
Friday June 14, 2013 @11:51AM Facebook's Complaint Process Is Arbitrary — But So Is Campaigning
Thursday June 13, 2013 @05:47PM Facebook's Newest Datacenter Relies On Arctic Cooling
Sunday June 09, 2013 @12:34AM Facebook Suffers Actual Cloud In Oregon Datacenter