14.1 C
Detroit
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Google and Facebook track the porn users see even when they use incognito browser...

Researchers at Microsoft, Carnegie Mellon University, and the University of Pennsylvania have discovered that Internet giants Facebook, Google, and Oracle track the porn their users see even when they...

Facebook adds a tracking code to photos so it can be tracked outside the...

As Edin Jusupovic has discovered, Facebook automatically adds a series of metadata to images downloaded from the platform. These metadata are IPTC instructions that allow an image or file...

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak urges users to delete their Facebook accounts

Although Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has emphasized his company's privacy, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is not at all convinced that the social network maintains the confidentiality of users' personal...

Larry Sanger, co-founder of Wikipedia, calls for a social networks strike to regain privacy

Larry Sanger, one of the founders of Wikipedia, has summoned Internet users around the world to a two-day social networking strike. His goal is to decentralize the network again...

Beware of what you tell us on Facebook: they create an algorithm capable of...

Social network users tend to tell some of their personal secrets there, even without knowing it. A group of researchers at the University of Pennsylvania has created an algorithm...

Facebook announces its Libra crypto currency for use in WhatsApp and Messenger

Facebook and 27 other organizations formally announced on Tuesday the creation of a new crypto currency, Libra, which can be used for both transactions between individuals and purchases in...

Facebook cannot manage deepfakes?

Last month, Facebook did not want to remove from its platform somee obviously false videos of the president of the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, but said it...

Lonely teens actually prefer face-to-face interactions to social media

New research finds that some teens, especially when they feel lonely, prefer face-to-face interactions to social media. The findings are encouraging given that 80 percent of teens say they constantly...

Facebook closed last quarter 2.19 billion fake accounts

The social network Facebook has announced that last quarter closed 2,190 million false accounts, a record figure. This account closure comes at a time when the company has opted...

Homemade sunscreens recipes at Pinterest: sunburn guaranteed

Social media and other online tools have changed the way people seek and share health information. Recent consumer interest in natural, organic, and ethically-made personal care products has led...
- Advertisement -

Marvel Spiderman

Marvel’s Spider-Man’, the best-selling superhero video game in history

At Insomniac Games you can be happy. Marvel's Spider-Man is the best-selling superhero video game ever. The data can be read in NPD Group's June...
Google Stadia

Google denies that Stadia Pro is going to be a Netflix of video games

Google Stadia Pro begins to follow the same path as Google +, whose managers said it was not a social network. Google announced Stadia...

Nevertheless, user activity on Facebook is increasing (according to Facebook’s own data)

Internet users are increasingly active on Facebook, which so far this year has increased both comments such as "I Like" and clicks on ads,...
Coral reef

There’s still hope for coral reefs

Management that takes evolution and adaptation into account can help rescue coral reefs from the effects of climate change, according to a new study. Importantly,...
Teenager with backpack

Where do teenagers get opioids?

Roughly 11% of high school seniors reported prescription drug misuse during the past year, and of those, 44% used multiple supply sources, according to...
App Faceapp

FaceApp fine print: What you accept when you install the application

The popular mobile application FaceApp, which has been responsible for the millions of older people's faces that have invaded social networks in recent days,...
Influencer

The trend ‘influencer’ could deflate with the new Instagram without ‘likes’

At the moment it's an experiment, but Instagram is testing what happens in the behaviour of the users if it hides the 'like' in...

Stay connected

82FansLike
920FollowersFollow
8FollowersFollow
266FollowersFollow
4,528FollowersFollow