In response to fears over privacy, small social networks offer encryption and refrain from selling user data. Now their services are coming to mobile devices.
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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.
Legal porn sites account for 8.5 per cent of all Internet clicks from the UK, according to figures.
The former news aggregation app for iOS has transformed itself into a social network centered on interests rather than people.
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.
Learn how to easily customize your social-media profiles by using the Social Media Image Maker Web site.
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.
The chief of the country's national police tells local media that the "intelligent software" will give residents limited access to social networks.
The FTC updates rules tied to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, but the changes won't really affect companies like Apple or Facebook.