Do you have location turned on? Periscope live broadcasts are pinpointed on a map for all to see, so beware streaming from home. Meanwhile, Facebook turns off auto-tracking in Messenger, and Lycos returns from the '90s to fetch a new gadget.
Do you have location turned on? Periscope broadcasts are pinpointed on a map for all to see, so beware streaming from home. Meanwhile, Facebook turns off auto-tracking in Messenger, and Lycos returns from the '90s to fetch a new gadget.
Mozilla is working on a project that could let a few key Android apps like WhatsApp run on its fledgling mobile operating system, which could keep its prospects alive.
A possible $16 billion valuation makes the app maker among the world's most valuable startups.
Security changes to popular products like Yahoo Messenger are on the way, says Yahoo's first CISO in a year, security industry veteran Alex Stamos.
The past year was full of announcements of advanced ads and mobile apps, as well as blockbuster acquisitions. Where's it all going?
At the hacker conference Black Hat, Yahoo's new security honcho promises that Yahoo Mail will be encrypted end-to-end in 2015.
In the works are updates for two popular BlackBerry products, Secure Work Space corporate email and the BBM messaging program for Android and iOS.
The social network finds a new way to annoy the world: force users to download a second app for private messages. CNET's Bridget Carey explains the latest Facebook headache. Also: how you can check if a site is safe from the dangerous Heartbleed bug.
The closing of the deal follows last week's regulatory approval from the European Commission.