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Reddit and Blogger to ban sexual and graphic nudity

Sites, not users, are going to have their hands full

Wed Feb 25 2015, 15:13

LinkedIn wants to keep unsatisfactory apps from its users

Site starts looking for some dev commitment

Fri Feb 13 2015, 14:40

MPs call for Facebook and Twitter trolls to be silenced with an 'internet Asbo'

Wants to patrol online abusers

Mon Feb 09 2015, 10:40

Facebook can now track your every move on the internet

Update to privacy policy means social media can see your online searches

Wed Feb 04 2015, 14:23

France could make social networks pay for hate chat

Liberté, égalité, blamegameré

Wed Jan 28 2015, 16:49

Obama follows the wrong David Cameron on Twitter

There's a right Dave Cameron?

Thu Jan 22 2015, 14:21

Facebook wants to cut hoax posts out of your News Feed

Will sort the weak from the chat

Wed Jan 21 2015, 10:28

Turkey teases Twitter tattle takedown, take two

That's social networking stuffed

Mon Jan 19 2015, 10:19

Pro-ISIS group hacks US military Twitter and YouTube accounts

CentCOM bounces back following 'cybervandalism'

Tue Jan 13 2015, 11:05

Facebook picks up video compression firm QuickFire Networks

Cacher on the fly

Fri Jan 09 2015, 09:43

Facebook splashes out on voice recognition company Wit.ai

Keeps on feathering that nest

Tue Jan 06 2015, 10:46

Hipsters in mourning as Instagram 'Rapture' wipes out follower counts

All moving to another social network you've probably never heard of

Fri Dec 19 2014, 15:32

Instagram overtakes Twitter with 300 million users, including actual celebrities

Launches verified badges and kicks out spammers

Thu Dec 11 2014, 14:52

Zuck vs Cook: Facebook founder slams Apple boss for 'ridiculous' views on ads

Also criticises iDevices as too pricey

Sun Dec 07 2014, 10:18

Facebook teams with ESET to combat growing malware threat

Social network launches third free anti-virus scanner

Thu Dec 04 2014, 08:38

Twitter now lets you share public tweets via Direct Message

Available on the web, TweetDeck, iOS and Android

Fri Nov 21 2014, 10:28

WhatsApp lets ticked off Android users disable read receipts feature

But option isn't yet available for iPhone users

Mon Nov 17 2014, 13:03

LinkedIn settles class action password hack case with £810,000 payout

6.5 million passwords were pilfered in 2012

Tue Feb 24 2015, 16:54

Facebook 'Legacy Contact' allows for social media immortality

Puts you in control of your account after you die

Thu Feb 12 2015, 15:13

What you missed in tech last week: Raspberry Pi 2, Pirate Bay honeypot

What got INQUIRER readers talking

Mon Feb 09 2015, 09:57

Facebook porn video trojan affects 110,000 users in two days

Security researcher warns that a fake Flash player installs the malware

Mon Feb 02 2015, 16:03

Twitter rolls out video clips and group messaging features

Allows Android and iOS users to upload 30-second video clips directly to Twitter

Wed Jan 28 2015, 11:27

Spotify Touch Preview lets iPhone users sample music on the go

Streamer lets listeners get their mitts on online liner notes with ease

Thu Jan 22 2015, 13:26

Facebook has cash money and will spend it on boosting VR and chat software

Zuckerberg remains likely to buy sandals

Mon Jan 19 2015, 11:43

Facebook at Work arrives to challenge Microsoft's Yammer

Now you never need to leave the social network

Wed Jan 14 2015, 16:47

Fake news tackling Fox News Twitter account was a fake

Down the rabbit hole, people

Tue Jan 13 2015, 10:06

CES 2015: Intel embraces ladies and diversity as a whole

Firm will throw $300m at its great big melting pot

Wed Jan 07 2015, 11:16

Mark Zuckerberg has opened a book club

O is for Orwell, and D is for dystopia

Mon Jan 05 2015, 14:04

Stop eating your lunch: Instagram has five new filters

Just in time for the Christmas turkey telfie rush

Wed Dec 17 2014, 14:28

Harry Styles and a spider-dog won the internet in 2014

Most tweeted, most Youtubed, most mysterious to us

Wed Dec 10 2014, 16:15

Big Brother Watch applauds Facebook's simplified privacy settings

But says there is more that can be done

Fri Dec 05 2014, 11:33

Adblock Plus can now block Facebook read receipt notices

Now no-one will know that you didn't care and didn't read it

Wed Dec 03 2014, 13:18

Twitter sparks privacy concerns by making all public tweets searchable

Your embarrassing tweets are now available for all to see

Thu Nov 20 2014, 09:09

Facebook at Work incoming to rival Microsoft's Yammer and LinkedIn

Firm reportedly gearing up to launch enterprise-focused version of social network

Mon Nov 17 2014, 10:08

Facebook's updated privacy policy gets poked by Belgian data probe

January update was so much of so what

Mon Feb 23 2015, 16:32

Twitter sees a sharp rise in government data requests

There's no business like show us your users' business

Tue Feb 10 2015, 11:34

Twitter blames iOS 8 bug for loss of four million users

Slams Safari auto-polling and encryption problems in Apple's software

Fri Feb 06 2015, 11:37

Sony and Spotify duet on PlayStation Music service

Sony and share

Thu Jan 29 2015, 10:38

Twitter wants you to stop sharing Instagram links

Firm urges high-profile users to ditch Facebook-owned service

Fri Jan 23 2015, 12:45

Twitter offers developers a bite at its white-label log-in tech

Let a thousand digits log-in for webs bloom

Thu Jan 22 2015, 10:44

What you missed in tech last week: BlackBerry blunder, Linux bug terror

What got readers worked up

Mon Jan 19 2015, 10:57

Spotify shakes off Taylor Swift exodus as it hits 15 million paying subscribers

'Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play

Tue Jan 13 2015, 15:12

Mark Zuckerberg dodged a terrorism bullet

Poacher turned anti-censorship spokesperson

Fri Jan 09 2015, 15:12

Don't panic: Two-hour Twitter jitter fixed

Let 140 characters bloom

Tue Jan 06 2015, 13:04

Facebook fails to see off message privacy case

That ole devil called privacy

Tue Dec 30 2014, 10:14

Facebook flings Microsoft Bing to do its own search thing

Relationship status changed to 'it's complicated'

Mon Dec 15 2014, 16:36

Facebook Graph Search comes to iOS with beefed-up functionality

Users can now search for specific posts, not just people

Tue Dec 09 2014, 13:31

Get Safe Online praises Twitter for improved anti-troll tools

Says it hopes new features encourage more users to report abuse

Thu Dec 04 2014, 11:44

Twitter's CFO does not know how to use Twitter

Shares a direct message about potential Snapchat acquisition with the public

Tue Nov 25 2014, 12:03

Snapchat introduces Snapcash and changes privacy policy

One of these posts is noticeably shorter than the other

Tue Nov 18 2014, 14:37
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