The social media news giant is getting into games development – but expect interactive quizzes over Grand Theft Auto epics. By Keith Stuart
Pop star says Googling yourself, Instagram and Facebook ‘hurts your brain’ because of abusive comments. By Samuel Gibbs
Emily Bell: Accountability must become part of Silicon Valley’s culture and we can’t leave editorial processes down to algorithms
Anonymous group Swazi Leaks uses social networks to show contrasting lifestyles of monarchy and impoverished citizens
Challenger banks look at public social media presence to determine credit scores, but is it a reliable indicator – or ethical?
London mayor Boris Johnson ranked 27th, behind Made in Chelsea stars, footballers... and David Cameron. By Stuart Dredge
Facebook and Google use systems to curate what appears on our screens – but sociologists call this ‘algorithmic censorship’. By Alex Hern
Venture capital injection validates decision to turn down Facebook offer of $3bn in November 2013 as company heads towards ad-based model. By Charles Arthur
Pew study warns about ‘spiral of silence’ in US discussion of Edward Snowden’s NSA online surveillance revelations. By Stuart Dredge
Uriel Alvarado: How do you successfully integrate social and multi-media with live events aimed at a hard-to-reach B2B audience?
App startup cracks down on cyberbullying, but faces renewed scrutiny over security loopholes exploited by hackers. By Stuart Dredge
Social network wants to ensure that spammy stories don’t ‘drown out content from friends and Pages that people really care about’. By Stuart Dredge
When Tim Berners-Lee invented the world wide web 24 years ago he thought he'd created an egalitarian tool that shared information for the greater good. But it hasn't quite worked out like that. What went wrong, asks Stuart Jeffries
Class-action lawsuit with 25,000 plaintiffs from across Europe approved by court in Vienna as first step in case. By Samuel Gibbs
The open-source social network struggles to stop Isis accounts spreading propaganda after the murder of photojournalist James Foley. By Samuel Gibbs