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TECH 16 Jul 2018 | 4:37 AM

Facebook, Twitter, Alphabet to testify at US House hearing

The US House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on July 17 to take testimony from Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's YouTube unit and Twitter Inc on whether social media companies are filtering content for political reasons, the committee chairman said.

TECH 22 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Instagram forgot the lessons of Internet abuses: opinion

Facebook Inc didn't learn from the last two years of Internet scandals.

TECH 14 Jun 2018 | 4:02 AM

The world’s most downloaded app Tik Tok to enhance users’ privacy, messaging controls

Short video app operator Tik Tok, known as Douyin in China, looks to improve its privacy settings – adding account deletion, private messaging and parental control functions – for all its domestic and overseas users by next month.

TECH 08 Jun 2018 | 1:07 PM

Facebook’s tie-up with Chinese smartphone giant Huawei makes a bad situation worse

Amid the uproar over Facebook's admission that it shared user data with Chinese device makers is an undercurrent of tension between the United States and China over technological dominance.

TECH 16 May 2018 | 5:25 AM

Facebook axed 583 million fake accounts, enforcing standards

Facebook Inc said it took down 583 million fake profiles in the first three months of the year, usually within minutes of their creation.

TECH 15 May 2018 | 2:30 AM

Children average 3.4 hours daily on electronic devices, poll finds

Children younger than 18 throughout the metropolitan area are logging substantial amounts of time on electronic devices with 65% riveted to screens in excess of three hours daily and 22% glued to devices for more than five hours a day, a new public health poll has found.

TECH 30 Apr 2018 | 6:30 AM

Alphabet's Sergey Brin says company must assume greater responsibility

Alphabet Inc President Sergey Brin said that technology companies must take greater responsibility for the social impact of their work.

TECH 30 Apr 2018 | 2:00 AM

Using smartphones more often could result in feeling less connected to nature

New UK research has found a link between taking selfies and a generally high level of smartphone use with feeling less connected to nature, which could have important implications for overall health and well-being.

TECH 25 Apr 2018 | 4:16 AM

YouTube deletes 5 million videos for content violation

YouTube, owned by Alphabet Inc's Google, deleted about 5 million videos from its platform for content policy violations in last year's fourth quarter before any viewers saw them, it said in a new report that highlighted its response to pressure to better police its online community.

TECH 12 Mar 2018 | 4:53 AM

Giphy stickers suspended from Snapchat and Instagram

Snapchat and Instagram temporarily suspended the sticker function by GIF search engine, Giphy after user outcry over a racist GIF that got through Giphy's filters.