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updated Sat. January 21, 2017

We stopped by the home of Jeremy "Twitch" Stenberg this morning to see how he and his brother-in-law John Sanders were coming along with their 2017 movie CHASING THE STORM 2, and while we were in the garage, we fired up facebook for a live ...
A Hutchinson couple accused of stealing multiple canisters of propane from local hardware stores was charged in the case after identified from police facebook posts, according to the investigating officer. police arrested Alex M. Currie, 19, and Heather M.
The reason that companies like Google and facebook spend so much time spying on us and trying to get as much information about us as possible is because that is the only thing that they can make money from.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced this week that Texas is suing the Obama administration's environmental rule. As reported by the American-Statesman's Asher Price, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced that Texas is suing the ...
If you can't get enough of your facebook feed it's likely that you've logged on to check it on numerous computers, smartphones and tablets.
To mitigate the impact of fake news and curb its spread, facebook is considering to notify users if they ended up sharing or reading a fake story.
According to Reuters, the California-based social media giant is planing to build a new data center in the Danish city of Odense, which would be only the third of its kind outside of the United States.
An Ohio woman was charged with abduction on Thursday after she taped her two-year-old son to a wall and broadcast the episode on facebook Live earlier this month. police from Reynoldsburg, Ohio, charged the mother, 18-year-old Shayla Rudolph, with ...
MENLO PARK, Calif. (WFLA) - A number of facebook users are reporting they received a notice about 'suspicious activity' on their accounts.
facebook has changed how users read private messages as part of a new shake-up to the messaging service. The latest update appears to have completely eradicated the previous layout, replacing it with a new look that resembles the facebook Messenger ...
It goes without saying that not using facebook in the era of facebook is very different from doing so before facebook has been created. The same applies to cellular phones. Dependency on facebook or cellular phones is therefore rather rooted in social ...
Fake news has been top of mind for a lot of people as of late. After the presidential election in the U.S. and public outcry over the prevalence of false information on facebook, the company announced measures to prevent fake news from appearing on the ...
facebook briefly withdrew posting privileges for state-run broadcaster Russia Today on Thursday prompting a backlash from the media outlet as its coverage of President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration was put at risk.
When Emily Farris went online for parenting advice, all she got was anti-vaxxer hogwash or mom shaming. So she created a new parenting group on facebook, and no one could join without an invitation. "I wanted a place where smart moms, working moms, ...
Like Google (googl), facebook (fb) gets scrutinized and criticized for the hue and gender of its workers. The social network is applying the same spirit of experimentation to its employment imbalances that it does to its products, says Maxine Williams, ...
Linkedin just gave its desktop UI the full Beverly Hills makeover. This wasn't a nip-and-tuck or a light rhinoplasty. It was a shave-some-bone-and-redistribute-some-toochis-fat overhaul to make the professional social network look like its frenemy ...
It is extremely unusual to see a company with a multibillion dollar market cap trading higher than 10 times sales. facebook (FB) currently has a market cap of nearly $369 billion, commanding a whopping 14.8 times sales valuation at the time of writing.
MENLO PARK, Calif. (WFLA) - A number of facebook users are reporting they received a notice about 'suspicious activity' on their accounts.
In a survey of 1,308 U.S. adult facebook users, University of British Columbia researchers found that 24 per cent -- or more than one in five -- had snooped on the facebook accounts of their friends, romantic partners or family members, using the ...
facebook has awarded a white hat hacker its biggest ever bounty for reporting a severe vulnerability affecting the company's servers.
Her government has been preparing legislation that would require facebook and other social networks to respond to complaints of hate speech and other malicious posts and remove offending content within 24 hours or suffer fines.
In 2014, facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spent $2 billion to purchase the virtual reality startup Oculus and its Rift headset.
facebook had been around a few years before I got on and made my first post. I was a little late in the game but today I have more than a million fans and I'm adding to that almost 1,000 likes daily.
facebook has blocked Media Sonar from accessing its data, according to Motherboard, a month after twitter cut off its access.
This is the happy medium: the semblance of friendship, at least insofar as that is communicated by facebook, without any of the confidences that go with it offline.
Among other challenges that facebook faced last year, particularly in the final months, the social network conceded that some of its analytics and engagement metrics had been miscalculated.
facebook's restriction to allow RT to post text content only was apparently linked to live-streaming rights. RT was streaming the Obama press conference broadcast from an AP direct feed, to which it is officially subscribed.
A High Court judge has said he could not, "in conscience", order facebook Ireland to reveal the identity of a blogger who has made clearly defamatory allegations against a Ugandan lawyer.
A poll of 1,000 Brits by cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab, which operates in 200 countries and has a team of 3,300 cyber security experts, found that 78 per cent had either abandoned sites like facebook and twitter or had considered scrapping their ...
facebook, which has a big lobbying presence in Washington, didn't miss out on the opportunity to get boozy in DC. On Tuesday night, the world's largest social network teamed up with the right-wing website The Daily Caller, per an invite, to throw a bash.
The problem, Baset told Threatpost, is related to the fact facebook is not enforcing HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) for data stored on its content distribution network (CDN) servers.
The families of victims of terror attacks in Paris, Brussels and Israel are blaming social media companies including facebook and twitter for facilitating communications among terrorists. Twitter says it has suspended hundreds of thousands of user ...
Look, Zuck runs the world's largest social network, so he can't just issue a boilerplate PR press release for the hoi polloi, like the CEO of an oil company or auto manufacturer, and be done with it - he has to connect, to show the power of facebook's ...
MENLO PARK, Calif. (WFLA) - A number of facebook users are reporting they received a notice about 'suspicious activity' on their accounts.
Federal Prosecutors say William Peterman Jr., 33, of Medford Lakes and Beaufort, S.C., posted two death threats on his facebook page last week, including one addressed to "President Barack Hussein Obama II" that stated "I will kill you." According to ...
The main feed now looks a lot more like what you'd find on facebook, with trending stories that are curated by human editors and algorithms, and you can unfollow and hide posts easily (just like facebook). LinkedIn is also improving its search ...
On the eve of President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration, Barack Obama took to facebook to share his parting letter as the 44th US president.
facebook temporarily limited the ability of media outlet RT to post to the site this week, as RT said the block would curb its ability to cover Donald Trump's inauguration.
An Ohio mother live streamed video of a toddler taped to a wall on facebook. According to CNN affiliate WSYX, Shayla Rudolph was arrested for abduction.
Ralph Loura says he has been using Workplace by facebook longer than anyone outside of the company. "I'm told that I was the first CIO, the first company to use what [facebook] then called facebook at Work like four years ago," he says of his time as ...
For those not sure of what that means, it essentially is putting a video onto another platform (facebook/twitter) for consumption, as opposed to making fans watch it at HoustonTexans.
In 2014, facebook's Mark Zuckerberg spent $100 million on 700 acres of beachfront land on Kauai's North Shore to create a secluded sanctuary for his family.
facebook was the top non-television source for election news cited by supporters of both candidates, according to a survey by the Pew Research Center.
RT's Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan said she wasn't surprised that RT had been blocked from posting on facebook following a complaint from Current Time TV - a part of Radio Liberty, financed by the US Department of State. "I'm not surprised. If the ...
Marketers might be voting with their wallets in 2017, as faulty facebook metrics, fake news, a pervasive ad fraud problem and poor transparency in the ad tech ecosystem has 50% of advertisers saying they won't spend ad dollars on platforms they ...
facebook is rolling out a messaging update on the web version of its platform. The social network is doing away with its traditional inbox in favor of its Messenger web interface. Despite launching a web version of its Messenger app in ...
facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg knows a thing or two about how to seal the deal on blockbuster buys. After all, he's the man behind his company's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp, he personally brokered its $1 billion buyout of Instagram and closed the ...
Chelsea Manning will be released from prison in May after President Obama commuted the former soldier's 35-year sentence for leaking classified documents to Wikileaks.
Members of NASA's New Horizons team will appear live on facebook on Thursday, January 19, 2017, which is the 11th anniversary of the spacecraft's launch.






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