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Twitter will let you buy things with tweets

Social network to lure tweeters with a 'Buy' button

Mon Sep 08 2014, 16:42

Facebook rolls out privacy checkup feature to save it from more scandals

Will prompt users to review who they share posts with

Fri Sep 05 2014, 10:47

Instagram’s Hyperlapse time lapse app hits the iPhone

Facebook’s photobooth gets flashy slow-mo action app

Wed Aug 27 2014, 15:26

Facebook class action privacy lawsuit counts 60,000 punters

Social network has four weeks to respond

Fri Aug 22 2014, 09:18

UK police have been fired for social media misuse

Freedom of information request finds bad practices

Tue Aug 19 2014, 17:20

Twitter irks users with experiment turning favourites into retweets

Follows in the footsteps of Facebook

Mon Aug 18 2014, 09:57

Chinese authorities arrest four for online rumour mongering

Four arrests, 81 more likelies

Mon Aug 11 2014, 09:37

Facebook wants Linux network stack to 'rival or exceed' FreeBSD

Updated Social network is seeking a high-level Linux kernel developer

Fri Aug 08 2014, 09:51

Facebook's Internet.org app delivers free web access to Zambia

Teams with Samsung, Nokia and Opera for free Facebook access

Fri Aug 01 2014, 11:52

Facebook Messenger now mandatory for mobile chat on iOS and Android

News hasn't gone down well with users

Tue Jul 29 2014, 11:36

Yahoo is buying Flurry to boost mobile business

Break out the exclamation marks

Wed Jul 23 2014, 11:11

Google drops real name requirement for social networking

Say hello to Viscount Fancypants III

Wed Jul 16 2014, 09:21

US privacy group files privacy complaint against Facebook’s mood experiment

EPIC returns to an old battle

Fri Jul 04 2014, 15:23

Google to shutter Orkut social network in favour of Google+

From one failing project to another

Tue Jul 01 2014, 12:45

Facebook's Slingshot app arrives on iOS and Android in the UK

Just a week after US debut

Wed Jun 25 2014, 13:05

Facebook launches Snapchat rival Slingshot as a US exclusive

Can't say we're bothered

Wed Jun 18 2014, 11:12

Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android gets video sharing feature

Looks to Snapchat with 15-second clip sharing

Fri Jun 13 2014, 10:43

Facebook Video looks to rival Youtube as views hit one billion per day

Social network copys competitor with view counter feature

Mon Sep 08 2014, 14:07

Twitter offers a $140 bug bounty reward

Self referential minimum amount can scale upwards

Thu Sep 04 2014, 15:22

Facebook to cut down on click bait in news feeds

You'll never guess what Facebook has done now!!

Wed Aug 27 2014, 10:14

Vine app overhaul adds a video import tool at last

But only for iOS users

Thu Aug 21 2014, 14:43

Facebook thinks that its users cannot tell fact from satire

Magic bean seller gold rush

Tue Aug 19 2014, 13:31

Tim Cook joins tech wet t-shirt party, invites Dr Dre in

And it is all in a very good cause

Fri Aug 15 2014, 09:03

Facebook cracks down on developers with ban on incentivised Page Likes

Social network also gets strict about in-app purchases

Fri Aug 08 2014, 14:29

Facebook Messenger adds support for Android Wear smartwatches

Embrace your inner David Hasselhoff

Thu Aug 07 2014, 10:57

Instagram rivals Snapchat with Bolt photo messaging app

Despite owner Facebook having launched a similar service last month

Wed Jul 30 2014, 14:07

Facebook Save lets you mark content to read later

Social networkers can save links, places, music, movies, and TV shows

Tue Jul 22 2014, 12:55

The World Cup scores Facebook and Twitter records

All up in yo’ Facebook and all of a flutter on Twitter

Tue Jul 15 2014, 11:17

Facebook Messenger for iPad is now available

Social network releases tablet-optimised app for iOS

Thu Jul 03 2014, 17:02

Twitter woos developers with mobile app-install advert rollout

Good news for app firms, but news for Twitter users

Tue Jul 01 2014, 12:11

Facebook goes down for 20 minutes

Nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!

Thu Jun 19 2014, 10:38

Pinterest hack sees users unknowingly tweet about weight loss and Asian fruit

Second attack on website in 18 months

Mon Jun 16 2014, 11:43

Facebook to track users' web browsing data for better targeted ads

And will eye what apps you have downloaded

Thu Jun 12 2014, 14:09

Twitpic is shutting down and it's all Twitter's fault

So long, thanks for all the cheese

Fri Sep 05 2014, 13:16

Ukrainians ask Facebooks's Mark Zuckerberg to muzzle the Russians

Social network CEO is asked to choose sides in Ukraine

Mon Sep 01 2014, 14:36

Twitter is crowned the best place to work in the US

Google takes third spot, and Facebook fifth

Fri Aug 22 2014, 15:55

Facebook adds Oculus VR bounties to bug hunter buffet

Minimum of $500 on offer

Thu Aug 21 2014, 10:26

135,000 people ask Facebook to respect their privacy

Social network has 829 million daily active users

Mon Aug 18 2014, 12:58

Twitter starts shoving video promos onto its network

Such marketing, so good

Wed Aug 13 2014, 14:15

Facebook picks up server outfit Privatecore to secure user data

Social netwotk gets serious about security

Fri Aug 08 2014, 10:06

Facebook suffers second global outage in two months

Social network goes offline for an hour

Mon Aug 04 2014, 09:58

Twitter adds 16 million users as earnings top expectations

But it's still a long way behind Facebook

Wed Jul 30 2014, 09:59

Facebook is making millions from keeping people in touch

Revenues and user base get a big poke

Thu Jul 24 2014, 10:18

Facebook closes its controversial $2bn buyout of Oculus VR

Firms begin 'reimagining' things

Tue Jul 22 2014, 10:56

Teenager checking Facebook in Antigua runs up £9,000 phone bill

No roaming please, we’re British

Mon Jul 07 2014, 10:53

Facebook goes big on video adverts with Liverail acquisition

Expect to see more autoplaying clips in your News Feed

Thu Jul 03 2014, 10:53

Facebook brings over 70 gender options to UK social networkers

Ignores the haters

Mon Jun 30 2014, 11:35

ECJ to probe Facebook’s EU data sharing with the NSA

Review of Safe Harbor agreement could affect other firms involved with PRISM

Wed Jun 18 2014, 14:29

The World Cup, its technology and the next three weeks of your life

What to expect when you are spectating

Fri Jun 13 2014, 14:09
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