Don't-Miss Web & social Stories

Twitter cracks down on posting of explicit sexual content on Vine

The video service says it has no problem with the content but does not want to be its source.

Facebook's News Feed redesign is for real this time

After last year's false start, Facebook is rolling out a new look.

on techhive.com

Yahoo ditches Facebook and Google logins for its own ID

In Yahoo’s world, you’ve got to play by Yahoo’s rules. That means no more third-party logins.

Nearly all US adults are online for Web's 25th anniversary

Pew reports that 53 percent of Americans say the Internet would be "very hard" to give up.

bitcoin

Class-action suit charges Mt. Gox with fraud, seeking the return of users' bitcoins

The exchange committed fraud by not properly handling a hacking attack, the suit alleges

15 percent of Internet users think the Web is bad for society, Pew says

A Pew survey shows widespread use of the Internet despite some resentment

bitcoin

Mt. Gox quits Bitcoin Foundation board

Mark Karpeles is the second high-profile departure from the foundation in as many months

sidecar trend spot

Sidecar tests trending feature to let you know where the cool kids are headed

Trend Spot would show users of the ride-sharing app which locations are trending in a particular city.

on techhive.com

Mt. Gox protestors still don’t have bitcoin answers

Kolin Burges flew from London to bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox in Tokyo looking for answers on withdrawal suspension.

Bitcoin Foundation blames Mt. Gox for Bitcoin's troubles

What Mt. Gox called a bug is actually an underlying problem, the group said

marissa mayer yahoo 580

Report: Yahoo may be developing its own search engine (again)

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer is reportedly fast-tracking two projects, code-named "Fast Break" and "Curveball," that could signal efforts to develop internal search technology.

Gmail screen

How to find out if someone has been snooping in your Gmail

A hidden feature in Gmail can tell you if someone's been rummaging through your love letters. Here's where to find it.

on techhive.com

google absurd unit conversion

Google may be the last calculator you'll ever need

How many kilograms are in a pound? How many inches in a light year? What's the square root of 268? Google has the answer—here's how to get it.

on techhive.com

justinsanity

How to get Justin Bieber out of your Twitter timeline

MAKE IT STOP MAKE THE BIEBER TWEETS STOP!!

on techhive.com

Google adds pop-up website bios to search results

A new feature dishes out details about major sites before you follow that link.

snapchat

Spammers target Snapchat, Bitly, and Kik

Bitly is working with Symantec to clean up malicious links, the result of API keys left visible on the Web