The loosely organised hacker group Anonymous was created in 2003. Since then, they’ve committed many ‘serious’ attacks, with many of them taking place in 2010 & 2011. The group has been known to hack into large corporations (PayPal) and governments … Continue reading →
Tory MP, Louise Mensch, has recently received threats against her children from Anonymous and LulzSec due to her stance on shutting down social media sites during specific crises. The hacking groups are not pleased with the MP because of position … Continue reading →
Facebook Messenger, a new smartphone app released by Facebook, ties smartphone instant messaging and SMS. Facebook has added to their existing superiority with an app that is separate from their ‘Facebook’ application in that the app is solely for instant … Continue reading →
The United States will appeal to scientists to find ways to detect and counter the propaganda that parasite social media. The U.S. Department of Defense research experts are trying to master a “new science of social media” to anticipate the … Continue reading →
China’s online population which is by far the world’s largest has hit 485 million users at the end of June. This figure symbolizes a 6.1% increase from the end of 2010. The survey which was released by the China Internet … Continue reading →
Google, the search engine giant has released its own social network with Google+. This new program allows for stricter privacy and the ability to web chat. Check out the video.