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Cyber attack disrupts internet service across US, Europe

Cyber attack disrupts internet service across US, Europe

 United States officials are investigating multiple attacks that caused widespread online disruption on both sides of the Atlantic on Friday.The incident took offline some of the most popular sites on the web, including Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, CNN, PayPal, Pinterest and Fox News, as well as newspapers including the Guardian, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.

Oct 22, 2016, 11:13 AM IST
Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter, Pinterest accounts hacked

Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter, Pinterest accounts hacked

New York: The accounts of Mark Zuckerberg, cofounder and CEO of social media giant Facebook, on Twitter and Pinterest were compromised over the weekend, a media report said.

Jun 06, 2016, 12:51 PM IST
Most vaccine-related posts on social media are anti-vaccine: Study

Most vaccine-related posts on social media are anti-vaccine: Study

These visual platforms are growing quickly. Pinterest now has around 74 million users.

Feb 02, 2016, 18:25 PM IST
Not looking at food pictures on Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram will help you lose weight!

Not looking at food pictures on Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram will help you lose weight!

Being technologically advanced has a long list of benefits, but has a downside too!

Dec 18, 2015, 16:12 PM IST
Pinterest lacks ''depression-coping'' messages

Pinterest lacks ''depression-coping'' messages

The study found that many on Pinterest are using the site to display their depressed thoughts and feelings.

Dec 10, 2015, 10:49 AM IST

Google + releases Collections Feature on iOS

 Google has released Google+ Collections feature on iOS.

Sep 01, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

Pinterest, Instagram users doubled since 2012: Study

Americans using social media and messaging apps have doubled in the past few years as per a study.

Aug 20, 2015, 14:45 PM IST
Facebook most popular among online adults, Pinterest and Instagram on rise

Facebook most popular among online adults, Pinterest and Instagram on rise

Facebook remains the most popular social network platform for US internet users whereas Twitter has failed to attract more users since last September, says a study.

Aug 20, 2015, 11:54 AM IST

Pinterest CEO sees site`s future in its `catalog of ideas`

Pinterest is not a social network but a "catalog of ideas" to help people discover and try new things in their lives, founder and chief executive Ben Silbermann says.

Jul 14, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Twitter, Pinterest rife with images of extremely thin women

Some of the most popular social media sites, such as Twitter, are filled with images of extremely thin women that may have negative effects on females who view them, a new study has found.

May 11, 2015, 17:55 PM IST

Pinterest is now open to developer

 Pinterest has rolled out its own Developer Platform that will allow developers to tap into data of users.

May 05, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Facebook to give you control over data sharing

If you are bewildered by the expanse of data that many apps and websites have about you, relax. Facebook is about to give you greater control, now, over how much data you want to share with others.

May 03, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Pinterest may introduce 'buy' button on website

Pinterest is planning to launch a buy button on the website that could turn the online scrapbooking service into an online shopping powerhouse, according to reports.

Feb 14, 2015, 18:01 PM IST
Facebook top choice for popular magazines to earn 'likes'

Facebook top choice for popular magazines to earn 'likes'

 The social networking site Facebook is the first choice for popular magazine brands when it comes to attracting followers and garnering “likes”, a new report has stated.

Nov 19, 2014, 11:34 AM IST

Pinterest says men now account for one-third of all sign-ups on site

Pinterest says that men now account for one-third of the total number of sign-ups on the site, hinting at its growing male audience.

Nov 14, 2014, 18:30 PM IST

Pinterest buys startup with image organizing skills

The acquisition was aimed at beefing up Pinterest's team, particularly with Icebergs co-founders Cesar Isern and Albert Pereta.

Jul 31, 2014, 09:08 AM IST

Pinterest crosses 30 billion Pins

Pinterest announced that users have contributed more than 30 billion Pins since the service was founded.

Apr 27, 2014, 19:31 PM IST

The Social Butterfly

Social media marketing is the new tool of communication in companies, says Patricia Mascarenhas while exploring the growing opportunities in this field.

Apr 11, 2014, 17:47 PM IST

People throng Twitter to find Viagra news!

Which websites people prefer to find information about Viagra and its benefits? These are general social networking sites Twitter and Pinterest, research shows.

Apr 01, 2014, 14:05 PM IST

Multiple Pinterest accounts hacked, loaded with butt pics

Pinterest accounts of a number of users were reportedly hacked and flooded with spam pictures related to weight loss ads.

Mar 29, 2014, 10:19 AM IST