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Facebook expected to roll out redesign Thursday

Facebook is slated to hold a press briefing Thursday, where the social networks' news feed is likely to get an overhaul.


Following breaches, experts call for two-factor authentication on Twitter

While two-factor authentication is not a silver bullet, it is a necessary step toward better security, said one analyst


How to build an online community for your small business

To attract customers to your brand, look beyond the ususal social media sites.

Facebook gets down to business on mobile

After spending the past six months talking about prioritizing its business around mobile platforms, Facebook says it's time to get down to business.


Tune out, turn off on National Day of Unplugging

Smartphone users are encouraged to power down their devices and engage with the physical world for 24 hours beginning at sundown Friday.


Facebook to fix bug leaking users' phone numbers

Facebook is rolling out a patch to fix a rare bug in its API that had apparently been leaking users' phone numbers to app developers.

Who owns that Twitter account?

By late 2010 journalist Noah Kravitz's @PhoneDog_Noah Twitter account had amassed more than 17,000 followers. That was all well and good—until Kravitz resigned and went to work for a competitor.

How to find top IT talent on LinkedIn

As the social network counts more than 200 million members, more employers are using it to tap IT talent.

China's Tencent looking at U.S. opportunities for WeChat app

Chinese Internet giant Tencent is eyeing the U.S. mobile Internet market with its popular WeChat product, a messaging app that lets users send messages, voice recorded notes, and pictures to friends on the service.


Twitter rival aims to extend reach with 'freemium' model, the social networking platform that launched as an ad-free alternative to Twitter, looks to expand its user base by offering a free account option.