Social media explosion in US Presidential Election

Social media technologies made the US Presidential Election one of the most instantaneously shared and documented events in history.

Taliban pose as `women` on Facebook for spying

Australian soldiers are now being given pre-deployment briefings about enemies creating fake profiles to spy on troops.

Unchecked sites led to India exodus: Chinese daily

An editorial in the Global Times obliquely defended curbs like banning Twitter and Facebook by China.

Briton jailed for "extensive" Facebook hack

Glenn Mangham, a software development student, admitted infiltrating Facebook from his bedroom at his parents` house last year.