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Why do TV shows come up with ridiculous fake names for Google and Facebook?

3 days agoArts : Arts Post

(Photo credit: Imugr, from a screenshot of “Dexter”) It’s a time-honored game among television fans: Laugh at the best fake Web site names on TV. “Roundsearch” instead of Google. “Scabbit” instead of Reddit. “FriendFace” instead of Facebook. There are some true gems. The practice has only increased with the explosion of social media sites, and […]

Tiger hunt launched near Paris after big cat spotted in car park

Credits: Ville de Montevrain Facebook Alt Text: Photograph posted on the Ville de Montevrain Facebook page purporting to show the tiger Specialists says paw prints found in the countryside are those of a young tiger weighing around 70kg One-Minute...Show More Summary

Facebook's New Privacy Policies Hint At Its Future Plans For Your Credit Card

Facebook is laying the groundwork for future transactions. A few weeks ago a developer spotted a screenshot hidden in Facebook Messenger's code that seemed to suggest the social network was experimenting with peer-to-peer money transfers. Show More Summary

Ugandan pop star faces arrest for 'revenge porn' photos

Credits: Facebook Alt Text: Desire Luzinda Desire Luzinda's ex-boyfriend circulated nude pictures of her on the internet -now she is threatened with arrest Guilty read Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 3:43pm A Ugandan pop star, DesireShow More Summary

Mark Zuckerberg Answers Pressing Questions About Facebook In First Ever Public Q&A by @mattsouthern

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg conducted his first ever public Q&A today, and while he was lobbed fluff questions about his fashion choices (among other things), there were some hard hitting questions thrown out as well. To his credit,...Show More Summary

9to5Toys Last Call: 13? Retina MacBook Pro $1149, The Dark Knight Trilogy $15, free Amazon credit, more

Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Apple Deals: 13? MacBook Pro w/ Retina display 2.6GHz/8GB/128GB $1,149 (Reg. $1,299)...Show More Summary

Google and Facebook ‘aiding terrorists,’ says new GCHQ chief

Credits: Patrick Lux/Getty Images Alt Text: Computer hackers The big tech companies must work with governments to stop terrorists, says head of UK spy agency One-Minute Read Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 10:05am The incoming head of Britain’s...Show More Summary

Breaking Bad sparked crystal meth surge, claims professor

Credits: Breaking Bad TV Show/Facebook Alt Text: Breaking Bad Popular show about teacher-turned-drug-dealer Walter White boosts appeal of meth, says expert One-Minute Read Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 9:35am The award-winning television...Show More Summary

Arsenal after Scrabble-friendly Polish hard man Krychowia

Credits: Facebook Alt Text: Grzegorz Krychowiak of Sevilla Midfielder could add steel for Gunners as Wellington Silva finally gets a work permit after four years Transfer Talk Bill Mann Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:56am With Arsenal's...Show More Summary

The Facebook Void: What We're Missing

Credit: Paul Scott Circa 1860. After the secession of the southern states, Abraham Lincoln signed into effect conceivably one of the most consequential pieces of legislation of the New World: The Homestead Act of 1862. In times past, an agrarian nation with many pocket farms, by the rise of the Civil War, America had to reassess its space. Show More Summary

London club forced to cancel 'Ebola-themed' Halloween party

Credits: Facebook Alt Text: Party facebook advertisement West End venue accused of 'trivialising' thousands of deaths with 'reprehensible' charity event First Reaction Monday, October 27, 2014 - 3:12pm A prestigious night club in London...Show More Summary

Algorithm Awareness

How the news feed on Facebook decides what you get to see. Increasingly, it is algorithms that choose which products to recommend to us and algorithms that decide whether we should receive a new credit card. But these algorithms are buried outside our perception. How does one begin to make sense of these mysterious hidden forces?

One Simple Act Can Protect You From Credit Card Fraud

Eric Audras/PhotoAlto By Matt Schultz Fourteen times a day. That's how often the average Facebook (FB) user with a smartphone checks the social network, according to a 2013 International Data Corp. study commissioned by Facebook. Add...Show More Summary

Mark Zuckerberg deserves a lot of credit for speaking mediocre Mandarin

last monthNews : BlogPost

Even if you don't understand a word of Mandarin, it was easy to spot the occasional "um" and "sorry" littered in Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg's speech. But during a question and answer session at Tsinghua University in Beijing, he kept at it  — for 30 very long minutes. For the audience of Chinese students, Zuckerberg's first words […]

Mark Zuckerberg deserves a lot of credit for speaking mediocre Mandarin

last monthNews : BlogPost

Even if you don't understand a word of Mandarin, it was easy to spot the occasional "um" and "sorry" littered in Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg's speech. But during a question and answer session at Tsinghua University in Beijing, he kept at it  — for 30 very long minutes. Read full article >>

Ello: A New User's Guide To Interesting People To Follow

Image Credit: Watercolor 2012, by @laura_d. There's been a lot of back and forth the last couple of weeks about Ello, the new social network. Is it the privacy-protecting answer to Facebook? Is it sold out before it even launches? Is...Show More Summary

Man faked ties to Facebook creators to scam businesses: prosecutors

An alleged scammer who prosecutors say posed as two men credited with helping to launch Facebook now faces some serious charges.

Watch A 'Gilmore Girls'/'Twin Peaks' Intro Credits Mash-Up, Because Small Town Life

In case your Facebook newsfeed hadn't yet convinced you, there is now even more evidence that "Gilmore Girls" and "Twin Peaks" are the only television shows that matter right now. YouTube user Jamison Hermann put together a mash-up of...Show More Summary

Alabama redistricting, Facebook threats on Supreme Court docket

The Supreme Court begins a new term on Monday, Oct. 6. Among the cases justices will hear is one on redistricting in Alabama. Credit: Getty Images. A look at some of the noteworthy cases the Supreme Court will hear this term, which begins...Show More Summary

Watch the American Horror Story: Freak Show Opening Credits Now!

2 months agoEntertainment : BuzzSugar

We're officially a week away from the Oct. 8 premiere of American Horror Story: Freak Show, and now, we have a look at the main title sequence. The official American Horror Story Facebook page posted the video on Wednesday with the caption,...Show More Summary

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