Media Tech
  • The social network will defend itself in a Belgian court against the country's privacy commission.Media Tech,Belgian government,Belgian Privacy Commission,Belgium,Court of the First Instance in Brussels,Criticism of Facebook,Dublin,Europe,Facebook,France,Free University of Brussels' Department,Germany,Hamburg,Ireland,Netherlands,Privacy law,Spain,University of Leuven,University of Leuven's Interdisciplinary Centre,Juliana Kenny
  • The company's recent Facebook Lite project is another move to gain footholds in markets in India, Africa, and Latin America.Media Tech,Africa,Android,Apple,Europe,Facebook,Facebook Lite,Google,India,internet access,, project,iPhone,social network,telecom groups,United States,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Jun 08, 2015, 4:03 PM EDT
  • The Commission is moving to put broadband under the Lifeline subsidy plan. Media Tech,broadband access,Federal Communication Commission,internet access,internet service,Internet service providers,mobile phones,Network neutrality,Obama,telecommunications,Tom Wheeler,web access,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : May 28, 2015, 3:22 PM EDT
  • The Kremlin has threatened to block Facebook, Google, and Twitter services in the country if those companies do not comply with its web laws.Media Tech,china,Edward Snowden,Facebook,Google,internet censorship,Internet freedom,Internet governance,media watchdog,Moscow,Pavel Durov,Russia,Russian government,social networks,Twitter,U.S. National Security Agency,United States,vkontakte,web governance laws,web-based privacy,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : May 22, 2015, 4:19 PM EDT
  • Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian and co-editor at TechCrunch, Alexia Tsotsis at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2015. Noam Galai/Getty Images for TechCrunch

    The company revealed it is creating a video division based on its existing content and popular forums.Media Tech,Alexis Ohanian,amazon,Amazon Instant Video,Barack Obama,Facebook,Hulu,Netflix,reddit,Social bookmarking,social network,social networks,streaming video,TechCrunch,Twitter,viral internet memes,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : May 06, 2015, 4:07 PM EDT
  • Google logo.

    Google has pledged to give €150m to news publishers and journalism-focused start-ups over next three years.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 28, 2015, 2:51 AM EDT
  • The social network has revamped its harassment policy to block threats.Media Tech,Abuse,Dick Costolo,Harassment,online abuse,social network,Twitter,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Apr 21, 2015, 3:15 PM EDT
  • A report shows that China might be operating an extensive attack tool aimed at foreign web services.Media Tech,attack tool,baidu,china,China Communist Youth League,Citizen Lab,Cyberspace Administration of China,Electronic warfare,Firewall,GitHub,internet backbone,Internet in the People's Republic of China,search engine,Sina Corp,social media,the great cannon,the great firewall,World Wide Web,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Apr 10, 2015, 2:41 PM EDT
  • Wechat's first AD appears in circle of friends on 26th January, 2015 in Beijing, China.

    The government has issued guidelines prohibiting the publishing of sexual or vulgar content across messaging app WeChat.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 26, 2015, 3:23 PM EDT
  • The country's requests for user data and content removal through Facebook increased over 2014. Media Tech,china,Facebook,GitHub,India,India's Daughter,India's government,internet censorship,Internet freedom,Internet service providers,Jyoti Singh,Leslee Udwin,Russia,Turkey,United Kingdom,United States,web censorship,web content,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Mar 17, 2015, 11:53 AM EDT