Social networking sites such as Facebook are not doing enough ...
Jun 21st, 2011
(AFP/File) - Social networking sites such as Facebook are not doing enough to protect children from potential dangers such as grooming by paedophiles or online bullying, European authorities said on Tuesday.(AFP/File/Robyn Beck) -
Microsoft's Socl social network is expanding to mobile devices this week. After originally launching in late 2011, Microsoft's Socl experiment has been confined to a browser over the past couple of years. New iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps aim to change that somewhat, with touch-friendly controls for smartphones and a focus on the top mobile ... [Full Article]
Iran's chief of police criticized officials on Monday for using blocked social networking sites, an indication that resistance remains against government plans to relax restrictions on such websites. Since his election in June, President Hassan Rouhani has developed a significant presence on Twitter to promote his messages in both English and ... [Full Article]
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of police in full riot gear flooded into the center of Kiev on Monday as mass anti-government protests gripped the Ukrainian capital for yet another week, raising fears of an imminent crackdown. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Facebook unveiled plans Monday on a partnership with New York University for a new center for artificial intelligence, aimed at harnessing the huge social network's massive trove of data. The California-based tech giant named professor Yann LeCun of NYU's Center for Data Science to head up the project. "As one of the most respected t... [Full Article]
The rollout of President Barack Obama's healthcare law entered a critical phase on Saturday, the deadline for substantially fixing the program's troubled enrollment website, as the administration scrambled to address the most obvious glitches. The White House, facing mounting pressure from Republican opponents and members of Obama's ... [Full Article]