Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 185:

Robert McMillan / Wired:
Facebook and Yahoo develop RRVS, a new standard for securing recycled email addresses   —  Facebook and Yahoo Find a New Way to Save the Web's Lost Email Addresses  —  When Yahoo proposed a plan to reuse mothballed email addresses, a lot of people didn't like it.
Oct 23, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Chris Long / Facebook:
Facebook says it's actively monitoring “paste” sites with stolen credentials to warn its users who use the same passwords   —  Keeping Passwords Secure  —  The Facebook Security team has always kept a close eye on data breach announcements from other organizations.
Oct 17, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Wickr, the self-destructing mobile messaging app raises $30M   —  A Startup Looks for Business in Secrecy  —  Wickr Mobile-Communication App Protects Messages  —  To stay anonymous in the Facebook age, Nico Sell carries black business cards with no phone number or email address …
Jun 25, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook retires its troubled @facebook.com email service   —  Facebook is retiring its email service, and has begun notifying users that all email sent to their @facebook.com address will soon be forwarded to their primary email address on file.  Facebook users can turn off the forwarding feature, which is on by default.
Feb 24, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Twitter Can Now Target Ads Based On Email Addresses And User IDs   —  Twitter just announced some new capabilities in its recently launched Tailored Audiences program for ad retargeting, and it sounds like the company is enabling some pretty specific targeting.
Jan 14, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Joseph Keller / iMore:
QuizUp accused of lax security that lets other players see your private data   —  Popular trivia game QuizUp reportedly has numerous security and privacy issues.  The app seems to be sending your information to the devices of other users, including your name, email address, and Facebook ID.
Nov 25, 2013, 6:15 PMIn context
Billy Gallagher / TechCrunch:
Failed Professional Network BranchOut Pivots To Workplace Chat   —  BranchOut, a startup that launched in July 2010 as a Facebook application for professional networking, has pivoted to be a messaging platform for teams of coworkers.  —  Users are authenticated by their work email addresses …
Aug 7, 2013, 2:00 PMIn context
Jennifer Van Grove / CNET:
Facebook bug exposed contact info of 6M users   —  The social network is embarrassed by a glitch in its “Download Your Information” tool that unintentionally shared some members' phone numbers and e-mail addresses.  —  Facebook is alerting 6 million of its users that their e-mails or phone numbers …
Jun 21, 2013, 5:10 PMIn context
Billy Gallagher / TechCrunch:
Facebook Security Bug Exposed Personal Account Information, Emails And Phone Numbers, Six Million Accounts Affected   —  A Facebook security bug exposed users' personal contact information (email or phone number) to other users who were connected to them; the bug has affected 6 million accounts.
Jun 21, 2013, 5:10 PMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
Waze Integrates Facebook Event Navigation, Shows Zuck What He Is Missing   —  Your friends are having a party.  You're not quite sure where it is, but all the details are in a Facebook Event invite.  To get there, you'll have to log into Facebook, find the invite and the address, load it into Google Maps and follow the directions.
May 30, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Kinect SDK 2.0 and new adapter kit now available  —  Read more from Technical Fellow Alex Kipman about the next chapter for Kinect.
Zoho:
Ringio helps sales teams close more deals by bringing Click To Call to Zoho CRM  —  This is a guest post by Sam Aparicio, CEO of Ringio.  —  Today we are announcing a new integration with Zoho that brings Ringio's Click To Call …
Exitround:
Lessons learned: Justin Kan & Josh Felser discuss how to build and sell a company for hundreds of millions  —  Exitround recently held an event with speakers Justin Kan and Josh Felser at 500 Startups in San Francisco.
AdExchanger:
Adelphic And Affiperf: No Cookie Targeting?  No Problem  —  Brand marketers might not be diving into mobile video advertising, yet, but they're certainly wading in.  That caution is well-founded since measurement …