What does it mean to cheat in a Facebook game like FarmVille? Is it any different from breaking the rules in a traditional videogame like World of Warcraft? New research shows that players often dismiss the seriousness of ...
Pinterest is not a social network but a "catalog of ideas" to help people discover and try new things in their lives, founder and chief executive Ben Silbermann says.
Sharing to be sociable or posting to be popular? Whatever your stance on social media it seems from recent research in the Netherlands that a student's decision to share information on Facebook is predicated primarily on ...
A telecommunications law academic in Australia has recommended for laws to be enacted criminalising the application of face recognition technology to visual images online that enable the identity of a person or people to ...
Tinder said Tuesday it would verify the profiles of public figures, celebrities and athletes for the smartphone-based dating service.
Facebook on Monday stumbled for the second time in a week, going out of service for slightly less than an hour.
Facebook said on Tuesday it is testing an array of features aimed at getting people to watch more videos at the leading social network.
Twitter rolled out a News Tab feature to some of its U.S. users Tuesday, an experimental effort to make it easier for people to find headlines that are trending on the platform.
Twitter on Wednesday acquired the artificial intelligence startup Whetlab, bolstering the analytics capacity which is becoming increasingly important for social networks.
Why are men more aggressive than women? There are two competing theories. However, a study by Oxford University researchers has found that both may actually be right.