A federal court should not permit five leading Internet companies to reveal how often they are ordered to turn over information about their customers in national security investigations, the government argued in papers released Wednesday.
A federal appeals court says clicking “Like” on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg didn’t really want to take his company public last year, but he has changed his mind now that the Internet social network’s stock is steadily rising.
Facebook and Yahoo are asking a secret court to allow them to disclose data on national security orders the companies have received under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
A Maine man under federal investigation for allegedly threatening to shoot President Barack Obama says he has done nothing wrong.
Americans apart of a grassroots effort are participating in rallies across the country aiming to impeach President Barack Obama.
The city of Norfolk has fired a 911 dispatcher who posted a comment on Facebook about a man killed by police.
A new study finds that sharing, or over-sharing, your photographs on Facebook may have a significant negative impact on real-life relationships.
In Louisiana, the wife of a former soldier is scaling back on Facebook posts and considering unfriending old acquaintances, worried an innocuous joke or long-lost associate might one day land her in a government probe. In California, a college student encrypts chats and emails, saying he’s not planning anything sinister but shouldn’t have to sweat snoopers. And in Canada, a lawyer is rethinking the data products he uses to ensure his clients’ privacy.
Facebook is adding video to its popular photo-sharing app Instagram, following in the heels of Twitter’s growing video-sharing app, Vine.