The wheels of the war machine are ever turning inside the Pentagon, but the Defense Department’s latest endeavor won’t involve fighter jets and armored tanks.
Lawmakers in Holland have voted to strike down the international Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), slammed by many as a free speech and information access choker.
The Department of Homeland Security has been forced to release a list of keywords and phrases it uses to monitor social networking sites and online media for signs of terrorist or other threats against the U.S.
While the international ACTA treaty and United States’ CISPA legislation are setting the stage to clamp down on the world wide web, technocrats are working overtime to try to pin down your identity and make sure all your activities are thoroughly mon
It’s no secret that LimeWire was once a hotbed of peer-to-peer music piracy, but the RIAA has now attempted to sue it for $72 trillion.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton essentially admitted to playing precisely the same dirty game al-Qaeda is playing
Did you hear the one about the New York state lawmakers who forgot about the First Amendment in the name of combating cyberbullying and “baseless political attacks”? Proposed legislation in both chambers would require New York-based websites, such
Mark Zuckerberg is having a banner week. On Friday, he became a billionaire with Facebook's IPO and on Saturday he tied the knot with longtime girlfriend Priscilla Chan.
Social media marketing is getting incredibly complicated.
Hacking is a vital tool to fight extremist propaganda, US State Secretary Hillary Clinton has revealed.
Scenario: Your government is displeased with the communication going on in your location and pulls the plug on your internet access, most likely by telling the major ISPs to turn off service.
Roughly 40,000 Orthodox Jewish Men Gather In New York Stadium To Denounce The Internet
Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) highlighted the “understandable fear” driving legislation like CISPA, but cautioned the “gross negligence” of network operators is no reason to create “a Cyber Industrial Complex” that profits on Americans’ private data.
Newly issued shares in Facebook Inc may have a hard time in the coming week if lead underwriter Morgan Stanley stops supporting the stock and managers lower down in the IPO book who were hoping for an early surge decide to get out before going under
Hackers could automate a social engineering trick that has already been proven to work.
Five of the nation's largest cable companies are partnering to allow their subscribers free access to each others' Wi-Fi hot spots in cities across the U.S.
Can’t afford a round-trip expedition to Germany to experience the 24 Hours of Nürburgring race this weekend? We’ve got you covered, with live video, GPS car tracking and audio streams from all the major teams and press outlets on the ground at the Gr
Political advertisers are going to flock to FB this year
Ever since Facebook announced its $1 billion acquisition of the company behind the popular photo-sharing app Instagram last month, the question on every nerd's lips has been: What will be the next big thing in mobile apps?
Tracking users after they log out and violating US wiretapping laws
The House-approved legislation that would erode Internet privacy for Americans might have just bypassed a major hurdle.
Last week, the Department of Homeland Security revealed a rash of cyber attacks on natural gas pipeline companies. Just as with previous cyber attacks on infrastructure, there was no known physical damage. But security experts worry it may only be a
Sometime in early 2004, as Mark Zuckerberg was furiously coding the first iterations of The Facebook in his Harvard dorm room, the Internet passed what then seemed to be an impressive milestone: 750 million people worldwide had become connected.
A hacker tied to Anonymous says the loose-knit collective may be the most powerful organization on Earth.
During the month of May, the Get Organized series is featuring special content for graduates. In this installment, learn why recent grads need to choose one email address, and tips for what it should be.
He’s not a household name like Gates, Jobs, or Zuckerberg. His face isn’t known to millions.
Facebook has come up with a way to commoditize that terrible feeling of being ignored by your friends.
If your looking to build website traffic in hopes of creating a successful website or blog, search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most important and overlooked factors involved in the process. To begin, let’s discuss what search engine optim
Eduardo Saverin, the billionaire co- founder of Facebook Inc. (FB), renounced his U.S. citizenship before an initial public offering that values the social network at as much as $96 billion, a move that may reduce his tax bill. VIDEO
Nine months ago, a tremendous controversy began with a simple e-mail: ”Gentlemen, The BART Police require the M-Line wireless from the Trans Bay Tube Portal to the Balboa Park Station, to be shut down today between 4 pm & 8.