Instagram Account Takeover Hack

Reports of a new curious hack that takes over Instagram accounts are repeatedly circling. There are numerous reports of hacks on Reddit, and a Google Trends search shows a spike... Read more »

“Child-Lifting” Rumours On WhatsApp Lead To Mob Murders In India

The last few months has seen a trend of mob rule, lynchings, assaults and murders in the rural areas of India fuelled by false accusations, rumours and “fake news”... Read more »

Facebook Unblocked Your Blocked Contacts !

On Monday, Facebook revealed that a bug had affected the privacy settings of 800,000 users. The bug allowed users who’d been blocked on Facebook and Messenger to become unblocked... Read more »

Love Or Loathe The New FB ?

Facebook’s charm offensive starts to take stride with a one minute TV advert being aired across US networks. (Post Updated With Clearer Video) Take a look and see what... Read more »

WHAT IS: Facebook ?

Facebook is an internet based social network. People can sign up for a free Facebook account and can then find and connect with other Facebook users (typically these tend... Read more »

Facebook: Want To See All Photos You’ve Ever Been Tagged In ?

Had a Facebook account for a few years and not quite sure on what posts / pictures you have been tagged in (including all those messy ones in bars... Read more »

FB, Google & Twitter Execs Explain Russian Paid US Election Ads

During the 2016 US election, it was rumoured that Russia had purchased adverts across popular social media platforms, targeting specific demographics of people and injecting content subject to their... Read more »

German Police Use FaceBook Photos to Hunt Down Crooks

Police in the German state of Lower-Saxony will soon use their networks of Facebook “friends” to find missing persons and hunt out suspected criminals, according to the state’s interior... Read more »

4yrs In Jail For Inciting Riots Using Facebook

In the fallout of the August Riots across the UK, two men from the the North West of England were sentenced to 4yrs in jail for trying to incite... Read more »

Facebook Leaks Access to Millions of Profiles

Facebook has leaked access to millions of users’ photographs, profiles and other personal information because of a years-old bug that overrides individual privacy settings, researchers from Symantec said. The... Read more »