For a lot of people, sites like Facebook or Google Plus have become too impersonal for sharing life's important moments. After all, you could have hundreds or thousands of "friends" who might not care about all those details. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on two more intimate social-networking sites that make privacy a priority.
Forget e-mail spam. Online miscreants are now all over popular social-media sites, and they're out to steal your identity. CNET's Sumi Das shows how you can protect yourself.
Justice Department report shows real-time surveillance targeting social networks and e-mail providers jumped 80 percent from 2010 to 2011. The ACLU says current law doesn't protect Americans' privacy.
Legal porn sites account for 8.5 per cent of all Internet clicks from the UK, according to figures.
Anyone can send unlicensed users a takedown notice, but the only way to collect damages for a violation of your copyright on the images, videos, and other items you post is to register them with your friendly local copyright office.
The former news aggregation app for iOS has transformed itself into a social network centered on interests rather than people.
Learn how to easily customize your social-media profiles by using the Social Media Image Maker Web site.
"Smart" cigarette package brings networking to smokers by flashing and vibrating when it detects other packs nearby. But will it help them quit?
There has been a noticeable drop-off in time spent with desktop social services in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia, according to Experian.
Sky broadband customers can once again access torrentfreak.com after it was caught in Sky's 'porn filter.'