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Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 06:50 PM PDT

WhatsApp Co-Founder: Time to Delete Facebook

WhatsApp Co-Founder: Time to Delete Facebook

Amid the turmoil of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton on Tuesday told his Twitter followers to delete Facebook, CNBC reported. "It is time. #deletefacebook," he tweeted. Fa...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 11:50 PM PDT

#DeleteFacebook: Is it the Beginning of the Facebook Exodus?

#DeleteFacebook: Is it the Beginning of the Facebook Exodus?

It’s been another rough day for Facebook, both on the stock market, and in the court of public opinion. With no new answers as to how user data will be safer in the future, some people say they are leaving...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 12:10 PM PDT

UK Parliament Asks Zuckerberg to Testify in Data Misuse Case

UK Parliament Asks Zuckerberg to Testify in Data Misuse Case

Britain's information commissioner says she is using all her legal powers to investigate Facebook and political campaign consultants Cambridge Analytica over the alleged misuse of millions of people's data. Co...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 06:13 AM PDT

First Lady Vows to Fight Cyberbullying Despite Critics

First Lady Vows to Fight Cyberbullying Despite Critics

Melania Trump pushed back against critics Tuesday, declaring her commitment to combating cyberbullying despite the hits she has endured for taking on the issue while her husband routinely goes on Twitter to...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 12:25 PM PDT

Google Announces $300 Million Initiative to Fight Fake News

Google Announces $300 Million Initiative to Fight Fake News

Google announced it will launch a new $300 million initiative to fight fake news.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 05:40 PM PDT

Facebook Security Chief to Leave in Wake of Scandal: Report

Facebook Security Chief to Leave in Wake of Scandal: Report

Facebook Chief Information Security Officer Alex Stamos is reportedly leaving after disagreements over how the social media network should handle the spread of disinformation, the New York Times reported. In a...

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 02:42 PM PDT

Facebook Shares Tumble Following Reports of Data Breach

Facebook Shares Tumble Following Reports of Data Breach

Facebook shares tumbled Monday following reports that user data had been inappropriately obtained. Cambridge Analytica, whose clients included Donald Trump's presidential campaign, reportedly used the data...

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 01:04 PM PDT

Stephen Hawking's Last Paper Pondered Parallel Universes

Stephen Hawking's Last Paper Pondered Parallel Universes

Stephen Hawking may have passed away last week, but he left behind a final scientific groundwork that could lead the way to the discovery of parallel universes, according to reports. Hawking and co-author...

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 04:50 PM PDT

Facebook Data Whistleblower: 'Fake News to the Next Level'

Facebook Data Whistleblower: 'Fake News to the Next Level'

A Trump-affiliated firm under scrutiny for inappropriately obtaining data on tens of millions of Facebook users created profiling algorithms that "took fake news to the next level," a former employee said. Chr...

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 06:41 AM PDT

'Game Changer': Robots Break New Ground in Construction

'Game Changer': Robots Break New Ground in Construction

As a teenager working for his dad's construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, tedious parts of his job, such as digging and leveling soil for building projects....

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