Lawmaker Wants Regulation Of Social Media, Saying Users Are AddictedThe lawmaker wants federal agencies to draw up rules banning certain features, such as "Snapstreak" on Snapchat and endless scrolling with no stopping point.
Rare 1980s Videogame Found In Attic, Sells For $9,000A man found a perfect copy of "Kid Icarus" in the attic of his childhood home in Reno.
Hacker Gained Access To More Than 100 Million Capital One Accounts, ApplicationsAmong other information, the compromised data included some Social Security numbers.
Long Island Teenager Stands To Win Big At Fortnite World Cup This Weekend At Arthur Ashe StadiumIt's like the World Series or Stanley Cup of video games.
FTC Fines Facebook $5 Billion, Zuckerberg To Be Held Personally Responsible For Privacy ComplianceFederal regulators have fined Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations and holding CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible in a limited fashion.
Scammers Pretending To Be Expedia Customer Service Reps Ripping Off TravelersVictims from at least 17 states say during their calls with the fake Expedia call center, they were taken for thousands of dollars.
NYU Study Warns Of Real Danger Behind Rising Hate SpeechAccording to NYU research, cities with more of a certain kind of racist tweets reported more actual hate crimes related to race, ethnicity, and national origin.
FaceApp Warning: Old Age Photo Fun Comes With Big Privacy Cost In The Fine PrintPrivacy concerns have been growing about the popular photo app that is developed partly in Russia.
Monroe College Campuses Across NYC Area Hacked, Website Attacker Demanding Bitcoin RansomInvestigators say the malware attack is also impacting administrative systems for Monroe's Bronx, New Rochelle, and Manhattan campuses.
Instagram Takes Steps To Combat CyberbullyingOne feature will rely on artificial intelligence that notifies people when their comment may be considered offensive before it is posted.
NYPD To Deploy Drone Technology To Keep City Safe On Fourth Of July“We can't have a cop in every location but we could fly the drone to see what's going on,” the NYPD’s Frank DiGiacomo said.
Recall Alert: Apple Recalls Some MacBook Pro Models, Batteries May Catch FireThe recall includes 15-inch Pros sold between September 2015 and February 2017.
In Effort To Combat Bullying, Instagram Rethinking 'Likes'Could the "Like" button as we know it on Instagram be changing? The head of the social media giant says it's possible.
NY Comptroller Goes After Facebook For Mishandling Personal Data, Fake News And Hate SpeechNew York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has written to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg demanding big changes in corporate governance.
Virginia Tech FutureHAUS Responsive Design Makes Whole House Work Like A Live-In AppBecause it’s a modular home, the home can be built and set up in less than a week.