Instagram Tightens Guidelines to Curb Pornography and Harassment

Wall Street Journal is reporting that the photo- and video-sharing app unveiled a more-detailed standard for images, aimed at curbing pornography and harassment.
The number of Instagram’s...

Wannabe Hackers Using YouTube to Access Webcams Remotely

CNN Is reporting that the Digital Citizens Alliance, a nonprofit advocacy group, has uncovered thousands of YouTube videos teaching wannabe hackers how to gain access to victims' webcams...

Porn industry’s billion-dollar new frontier

Marketwatch.com is reporting Piper Jaffray estimates that by 2025, virtual reality adult content is forecast to be a $1 billion business, the third-biggest virtual-reality sector, after...

Microsoft launches tool to rid Internet of child porn

CNN Money is reporting that the biggest social media sites have been using Microsoft technology to combat child pornography. Now, Microsoft is giving that tool away-- for free.

Online porn to boom in next five years, thanks to smartphone growth: Study

India Today is reporting that thanks to the growth in the smartphone sector, online porn viewing is going to see an explosion in the next five years, a study said. According to Britain-based...

Days of Our Digital Lives

The New York Times is reporting that so far, the Google data that analysts have worked with has been daily, weekly or annual, but Google recently released the same anonymous, aggregate data down to...

Facebook's Suicide Prevention Tools Connect Friends, Test Privacy

NPR is reporting that people who struggle with suicidal thoughts will often reach out to friends and family first. But when our social circle lives online these days, the biggest social media...

Apple's Cook Takes Rivals To Task Over Data Privacy

NPR is reporting that Apple CEO Tim Cook made headlines this week when he lashed out at rival tech companies for selling people's personal data. He didn't mention Google, Facebook or...

Google cracks down on 'revenge porn' under new nudity policy

The Associated Press is reporting that Google plans to censor unauthorized nude photos from its influential Internet search engine in a policy change aimed at cracking down on a malicious...

Introducing Moments: A Private Way to Share Photos With Friends

Facebook has introduced a new standalone app called Moments to help share photos friends took during big or small social life events -- a small trip, a night out, a wedding.

Now users no...

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Instagram Tightens Guidelines to Curb Pornography and Harassment
Wall Street Journal is reporting that the photo- and video-sharing app unveiled a more-detailed standard for images, aimed at curbing pornography and harassment.
The number of Instagram’s...
Wannabe Hackers Using YouTube to Access Webcams Remotely
CNN Is reporting that the Digital Citizens Alliance, a nonprofit advocacy group, has uncovered thousands of YouTube videos teaching wannabe hackers how to gain access to victims' webcams...