Privacy

  • Congress repeals internet privacy rules. What does this actually mean for you?

    … Congress repeals internet privacy rules. What does this actually mean for you? As was expected, the House of Representatives also voted to repeal internet privacy regulations that would have prevented internet service providers from selling your personal information to advertisers. President Trump is expected to sign it into law once…

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  • Senate votes to repeal internet provider privacy regs

    … Senate votes to repeal internet provider privacy regs Yesterday, the US Senate voted to repeal FCC regulations that prohibited wireless and internet providers from selling your personal information to third-parties. The previous regulations required these carriers to ask your permission up front before sharing your personal information…

    Greg's Corner- 19 readers -
  • Did Whois blow the lid off a leadership Labour coup, or is this just pig-fuckery?

    … local Norwich newspaper that he’s tasked his lawyers with finding out who registered the names. “I have instructed a solicitor to go away and look at this. They can try and make sure we find the identity, the IP address and the payment details,” he told the Eastern Daily Press. Tweet Tagged: .uk, clive lewis, labour, nominet, privacy, validation, verification, whois …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 16 readers -
  • Snapchat: Still Growing Strong (Infographic)

    … In its early days, Snapchat seemed to falter, with an unsuccessful attempt at original content creation and security problems. However, by 2015, the messaging application was dubbed the fastest-growing social network ever. Not only did growth remain steady throughout 2016, Snapchat seems to be generating substantial revenue. An infographic from…

    Inside Facebookin Social- 18 readers -
  • Adaptly Execs Share Their 2017 Predictions

    … for Twitter to integrate with any sports league app through smart TV apps to provide the fullest viewing experience to fans and bring them closer to the heart of real-time content. Messaging apps Arber: Privacy will be a key focus for messaging apps in 2017. Facebook is building out capabilities for brands to reach out to customers via Messenger…

    AllTwitterin Facebook Twitter YouTube- 18 readers -
  • Legal Issues and the Role of Social Media

    …, an injury attorney at The Levin Firm, shared this piece of advice: If you’re involved in a case and you’re worried that the content you shared on social media could affect your case, instead of deleting said content or deactivating your account entirely, changing your profile to “private” should help you keep your opponents from viewing contents…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Registrars off the hook for silly ICANN transfer policy

    … Domain name registrars have been assured that ICANN Compliance will not pursue them for failing to implement the new Transfer Policy on privacy-protected names. As we reported late November, the new policy requires registrars to send out “change of registrant” confirmation emails whenever certain fields in the Whois are changed, regardless…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 16 readers -
  • Instagram Tops 600 Million Monthly Active Users

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 15, 2016 - 10:15 AM Just six months after reaching 500 million monthly active users, Instagram has topped the 600 million mark. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network provided the following timeline illustrating its growth: Oct. 6, 2010: Instagram founded Dec. 21, 2010: 1 million users Sept. 26, 2011: 10…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 17 readers -
  • YouTube Gives Video Creators More Control Over Comments

    … YouTube introduced a handful of features aimed at giving video creators more control over the comments on their channels. Product manager Courtney Lessard wrote in a blog post that the following three features have rolled out: Pinned comments: Video creators can promote specific comments by pinning them to the top of their feeds, enabling them…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google YouTube- 22 readers -
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