Twitter spammed people’s phones with cryptic notifications — The Verge – Tech Posts

Twitter, the Bluth Company of Silicon Valley social networks, kicked off Tuesday by sending users incomprehensible text strings via push notification. A wide range of Twitter users tweeted their notifications, which consisted of long strings of numbers and lowercase letters, followed by a colon and another number. Maybe it’s a random burst of data. Maybe… via […]

Facebook says millions of users’ names, search history and location data were stolen in recent hack — Technology – Los Angeles Times

An online attack that led Facebook Inc. to log out 90 million users last month directly affected 29 million people on the social network, the company said Friday as it released new details about the scope of an incident that has regulators and law enforcement on high alert. Through a series of… via Facebook says millions […]