Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown signs a privacy bill making it illegal for employers to demand employee usernames and passwords for social media accounts.
We learn how to act with politeness, respect, and courtesy in the real world. But in the virtual world, manners are still developing. Some thoughts on commonsense considerateness in the realm of social media.
AB 1844, which would prohibit employers from requiring workers to provide usernames and passwords for Facebooks, Twitter, and the like, passes the state assembly unanimously. It now heads to the state senate.
Automotive News reports on how Ford plans to use social networks such as Facebook and Twitter to promote new models.
Malware stemming from social networks like Facebook and Twitter infected 33 percent of small firms recently surveyed by Panda Security, causing financial losses.
Companies that allow employees to use social networks face a range of risks, including malware, lack of control, and brand hijacking, according to a new study from ISACA.
With new policy, the Defense Department acknowledges the impracticality of an either/or decision between network security and information sharing via the Web.
The government says it will help catch "criminal behavior online" more quickly -- though increased censorship could be the actual result.
Road Trip 2015: The second half of a two-part series about Vietnam's startup scene takes a deeper look at some rare success stories and how the country is fostering -- and hindering -- its homegrown tech community.