Instagram Now Requires Users To Provide Their Age

Instagram will now ask users to indicate their age when creating their account, to prevent children under the age of 13 from using the app, according to a statement released…

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Personal data of 1.2 billion people was available online

A database containing names, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, workplaces and social network profile information of 1.2 billion people was freely available online until it was reported at the FBI in…

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100 developers had access to information from Facebook group members

A hundred or so application developers had unauthorized access to unspecified names, profile pictures, and other unspecified data from Facebook group members until recently, when the social network banned them…

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Facebook launches a meme application

Late last week, Facebook’s experimental development team, NPE Team, quietly launched a mobile application for creating memes, called Whale. This allows you to edit photos and share them directly on…

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Facebook News launches in the US

Facebook continues to make improvements to its platform to offer users higher quality content and eliminate inaccurate or unreliable information. The company said it will pay several US publishers for…

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Lady Gaga asks what Fortnite is and the Internet responded

One would think that one must live under a rock not to know the game Fortnite , which has more than 200 million followers, more than a year after its…

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Lady Gaga asks what Fortnite is and the Internet responded

One would think that one must live under a rock not to know the game Fortnite , which has more than 200 million followers, more than a year after its…

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Facebook and Twitter refuse to remove Trump’s misleading advertisements

Facebook and Twitter have refused to remove Donald Trump’s misleading ads from Joe Biden’s campaign team. Facebook had agreed to remove an insulting Donald Trump advertisement for Joe Biden since…

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Iranian hackers target US presidential candidate

Microsoft revealed Friday that a group of hackers linked to the Iranian government has targeted the campaign of a US presidential candidate. The company did not name the campaign for…

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Google services restored after a crash

YouTube, Snapchat, Gmail, and other Google services went down for more than four hours Sunday afternoon in the eastern United States. The problem, due to “network congestion,” was resolved Sunday…

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