Tag: Social Media

Europe’s parliament calls for full audit of Facebook in wake of breach scandal

Europe’s parliament calls for full audit of Facebook in wake of breach scandal

The European Parliament has called for a full audit of Facebook following a string of data breach scandals —  including the Cambridge Analytica affair ...
Minds, the blockchain-based social network, grabs a $6M Series A

Minds, the blockchain-based social network, grabs a $6M Series A

Minds, a decentralized social network, has raised $6 million in Series A funding from Medici Ventures, Overstock.com’s venture arm. Overstoc ...
A Twitter employee groomed by the Saudi government prompted 2015 state-sponsored hacking warning

A Twitter employee groomed by the Saudi government prompted 2015 state-sponsored hacking warning

An explosive report in The New York Times this weekend sheds new light on the apparent targeting of Twitter accounts by “state-sponsored actors” ...
The Internet Is Convinced Nicki Minaj Threw More Shade at Cardi B in “Transformer”

The Internet Is Convinced Nicki Minaj Threw More Shade at Cardi B in “Transformer”

Nicki Minaj is having her voice heard.As music fans listened to Future's new track titled "Transformer," some couldn't help but focus in on the ly ...
Khloe Kardashian Blocks Racist Trolls in Defense of Daughter True

Khloe Kardashian Blocks Racist Trolls in Defense of Daughter True

  Khloe Kardashian has had to deal with racist and other hateful online remarks about her daughter True Thompson since the day she f ...
Meet SelfieCircus and 8 more in Snapchat’s new startup accelerator

Meet SelfieCircus and 8 more in Snapchat’s new startup accelerator

Snapchat is hedging its bets as its social network shrinks. Today Snap Inc revealed the first class of its startup accelerator called Yellow tha ...
Alex Jones’ Infowars gets banned from Apple’s App Store

Alex Jones’ Infowars gets banned from Apple’s App Store

Another domino has fallen in Alex Jones’ media empire. Apple this week announced that it’s pulled the controversial conspiracy theorist/provocat ...
Facebook And Google Contribute 90% Of Growth Of Digital Ad Market Which Soars To $88 Billion

Facebook And Google Contribute 90% Of Growth Of Digital Ad Market Which Soars To $88 Billion

  The global digital advertising market grew 21% to $88 billion in 2017, according to the IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report released Thu ...