All the latest UK technology news, reviews and analysis


Latest social networking news

EU flag

Facebook gains EC approval for $19bn WhatsApp buy

Social network will not hold a monopoly over Europe's mobile messaging market, rules EU

research-pic

Twitter invests $10m in MIT's social media data research

Laboratory for Social Machines will explore how social data can inform discussions on societal problems

facebook-mobile-blue

Facebook offers user data to all with Atlas ad platform

Reworked advertising platform allows marketers to track advert performance across devices and the web

Google stops forcing Google+ accounts on new Gmail users

The search giant presents a social networking opt-out option for its email service users

Twitter adds 'buy' button to tweets

Social media giant explores new revenue streams without going beyond 140 characters

Twitter launches paid bug bounty programme, paying from $140 per problem

No maximum limit on bounty prizes, but no backdated payouts for previous bug hunters

EU tells repressive regimes that blocking web access is futile

Neelie Kroes uses speech in Turkey to showcase nation's recent failed censorship attempt as proof people will always communicate

Twitter opens up analytics tracking to all users

Tweet statistics are no longer limited to advertisers and verified users

Google, Dropbox and Microsoft back Facebook in user data court battle

Major technology companies accuse a New York court of breaching the US Constitution

Facebook must reveal underage user data, rules court

Legal action prompts a Northern Ireland court to scrutinise Facebook registration

Gmail to recognise non-Latin email addresses

Gmail becomes more inclusive but still no option to sign up to service with addresses containing non-Latin characters

Facebook privacy class action lawsuit attracts 17,000 supporters

Open to anyone outside of Canada and the US

Facebook hit by second global outage in two months

Became inaccessible for no more than an hour

Twitter buys password startup Mitro, EFF to take it open source

Social network will take startup staff on board

Facebook brings a no data charge internet access app to Zambia

Along with Samsung, Nokia and Opera, will provide access to Facebook with no charges

Twitter posts $312m revenue as user base soars to 271 million

Share price rockets as investors soothed by growth

Facebook slammed for pushing users onto Messenger app

Users must install app with one-and-a-half-star review average to chat with friends

Top 10 cloud computing uses: Chromebooks, pizzas and tennis balls

We offer a definitive guide on the 10 best uses of cloud technologies

IBM and California open $400m cloud network

California department of technology embraces the CalCloud

Facebook mobile ads help generate $2.9bn revenue

1.3 billion users and growing, advertising revenue bolsters Facebook's Q2 results

Skype bringing free group video calling to Windows 8.1 devices

Group video calls on Skype will be free and have added features for the latest Windows devices

Popular Threads

Powered by Disqus
iPhone 6 is available in silver gold and space grey

iPhone 6 video review

The best iOS handset to date

Updating your subscription status Loading
Newsletters

Get the latest news (daily or weekly) direct to your inbox with V3 newsletters.

newsletter sign-up button
hpv3may

Getting started with virtualisation

Virtualisation can help you reduce costs, improve application availability, and simplify IT
management. However, getting started can be challenging

ibmv3may

Converting big data and analytics insights into results

Successful leaders are infusing analytics throughout their organisations to drive smarter decisions, enable faster actions and optimise outcomes

Payroll Project Manager (System Upgrade)

An excellent opportunity has just arisen for Project...

Citrix Technical Specialist

Citrix Technical Specialist Permanent Position, Beeston...

Payroll Project Manager (System Upgrade)

An excellent opportunity has just arisen for Project...

Senior ASP.Net / C# Developer - Ecommerce projects - Warwick

Senior ASP.Net / C# Developer - Ecommerce projects...