Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that his company made mistakes in how it handled data belonging to 50 million of its users and promised tougher steps to restrict developers' access to such information.
Amid the criticism against Facebook for allowing misuse of data collected by Cambridge Analytica, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton has told his followers on Twitter to delete their Facebook accounts.
Google has received more than 2.4 million requests to remove URLs from its Search under Europe's "Right to be Forgotten" laws since they were introduced in May 2014.
Microsoft has acquired gaming start-up PlayFab for an undisclosed sum and will integrate its services into Azure platform to help developers build better games.
Two NASA astronauts on Tuesday conducted the first spacewalk of the year while working on a robotic arm.
A billion-dollar U.S. military satellite rode a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket into orbit Friday night from Cape Canaveral, joining a network of space sentinels warning of threatening missile launches from North Korea, or any other place on the globe.
Facebook was on course to lose 17 billion pounds ($23 billion) of its value after it announced it was making changes to its News Feed feature that will allow users to see more updates from family and friends than posts from businesses, brands and media.
Chamath Palihapitiya says social networks can leave users feeling "vacant and empty"A former executive of Facebook said he feels "tremendous guilt" over the creation of the site - adding "we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works".
Google has detected an app 'Tizi', which has been stealing information from call records and also from social media apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, and also take pictures from mobile phones without even displaying them on screen of the device.
Reliance changed the rules of the game by launching JIO; forcing the other telecom operators to either play by those rules or loses customers.
Reliance Jio on Thursday launched a variety of offers for its PrimeMembers, including triple Cashback of up to Rs.
Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leader in making cellular deployments as easy and cost-effective as Wi-Fi, recently announced the addition of 2G capabilities to their end-to-end cellular network technology.
WhatsApp has been hit by a major outage, stopping millions of people from using it around the world.People couldn’t send or receive messages using the Facebook-owned app, apparently because of a server problem.
Britain will publish a formal proposal on Wednesday for a levy on social media firms and Internet providers to help fund its online safety strategy, designed to tackle bullying, abuse and other risks for children and vulnerable users.
Can't find your TV remote again? Scientists have developed a technology that can turn everyday objects - such as teacups or toy cars - into remote controls for televisions.