Accounts


Twitter Deletes White Nationalist and "Alt-Right" Accounts

Twitter Deletes White Nationalist and "Alt-Right" Accounts

Twitter has been hard at work suspending the account of American so-called "Alt-right" activists who stand for the hatred and b...

Nov 16 2016, 1:52pm CST

Facebook buying Passwords from Black Market to keep Accounts Safe

Facebook buying Passwords from Black Market to keep Accounts Safe

Ever got irritated when Facebook asked you to re-think a password for your account even if you typed in the one you have been...

Nov 10 2016, 7:05am CST

Facebook Shuts Down Terrorists' Accounts

Facebook Shuts Down Terrorists' Accounts

After the micro-blogging platform Twitter that took down several terrorists' accounts in recent months, it is the turn of soci...

Oct 14 2016, 12:10am CDT

500 Million Yahoo Accounts Hacked

500 Million Yahoo Accounts Hacked

Joining the list of global companies who have faced users' data breach in the recent past, a Yahoo investigation has confirme...

Sep 23 2016, 12:11am CDT

Twitter Allows Everyone to Request for Verified Accounts

Twitter Allows Everyone to Request for Verified Accounts

Micro-blogging website Twitter has created an online application process for Twitter accounts to receive verified status which...

Jul 20 2016, 11:07pm CDT

Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked

Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter and Pinterest Accounts Hacked

The accounts of Mark Zuckerberg, cofounder and CEO of social media giant Facebook, on Twitter and Pinterest were compromised ov...

Jun 6 2016, 1:54am CDT

Hackers link over 2,500 Twitter Accounts to Adult Websites

Hackers link over 2,500 Twitter Accounts to Adult Websites

More than 2,500 Twitter accounts have been compromised to tweet links to adult dating and sex websites, global cyber security l...

May 24 2016, 1:10pm CDT

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook Messenger to Launch SMS Functions and Multiple Accounts Support

Very soon, you might be able to send SMS or text messages from within your Facebook Messenger app, and even be able to maintain...

Feb 12 2016, 10:43am CST

iOS 9 users confused over Error For POP Mail Accounts

iOS 9 users confused over Error For POP Mail Accounts

iOS 9 users are reporting “Message Not Yet Downloaded” error....

Oct 11 2015, 5:15pm CDT

Facebook Accounts of Irina Shayk and Doutzen Kroes Got Porn Hacked

Facebook Accounts of Irina Shayk and Doutzen Kroes Got Porn Hacked

A hacker took control over the Facebook accounts of models Irina Shayk and Doutzen Kroes and posted porn pictures, movies and h...

Sep 3 2015, 6:34pm CDT

Verified Accounts Available on Tinder

Verified Accounts Available on Tinder

The dating app will now allow celebrities to have verified accounts....

Jul 7 2015, 12:01pm CDT

#Instapurge 2014: Instagram deletes Millions Of Followers from Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce and Many Other Celeb's Accounts

#Instapurge 2014: Instagram deletes Millions Of Followers from Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce and Many Other Celeb's Accounts

An Instapurge of sorts has occurred on Instagram in the current year. And the top 100 accounts have been affected....

Dec 19 2014, 4:15am CST

China is staging a nationwide attack on iCloud and Microsoft accounts

China is staging a nationwide attack on iCloud and Microsoft accounts

Chinese firewall is blocking all local connections to iCloud.com, redirecting those connections to a dummy site designed to loo...

Oct 20 2014, 11:54pm CDT

Apple says celebrity accounts were compromised

Apple says celebrity accounts were compromised

The attack was described by Apple as "all too common on the Internet." However, the company is denying earlier report...

Sep 3 2014, 1:40am CDT

Flight 370 Theft: Couple Arrested For Stealing $30,000 From Victims' Bank Accoun

Flight 370 Theft: Couple Arrested For Stealing $30,000 From Victims' Bank Accounts

Malaysian authorities arrested a couple last week for stealing nearly $30,000 from the bank accounts of four victims....

Aug 19 2014, 12:34am CDT

Russian Hackers in possession of 1.2B Usernames/Passwords

Russian Hackers in possession of 1.2B User Accounts

A Milwaukee firm Hold Security revealed that a group of Russian hackers are currently in possession of 1.2 billion web credenti...

Aug 6 2014, 3:54am CDT

MH370 Disappearance Triggers Fake Social Media Accounts Growth

MH370 Disappearance Triggers Fake Social Media Accounts Growth

With its route change, absence of radar signals from the plane, and the inscrutable actions of its pilots, the Malaysian Airlin...

Apr 8 2014, 1:34am CDT

The $1 Million-A-Month Business Behind Your Favorite Twitter Accounts

The $1 Million-A-Month Business Behind Your Favorite Twitter Accounts

If you’re one of the 1.12 million followers of the @HistoryInPics Twitter account, which posts delightfully obscure pictures of...

Feb 27 2014, 10:01am CST

Syrian Electronic Army surprised Forbes with hacking into one million user accounts

Syrian Electronic Army surprised Forbes with hacking into one million user accounts

Forbes cautions users and instructs them to change passwords...

Feb 17 2014, 12:46pm CST

As Cyber Crime Matures, More Hacked Accounts Expected

As Cyber Crime Matures, More Hacked Accounts Expected

Last week’s arrest of Russian bank hacker extraordinaire Aleksander “SpyEye” Panin doesn’t mean online bank accounts are sudden...

Feb 3 2014, 11:47pm CST

CNN Social Accounts Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

CNN Social Accounts Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

Hack was retaliation for reporting...

Jan 24 2014, 10:24am CST

Even U.S. Banks Must Aid IRS Hunt For Offshore Accounts

Even U.S. Banks Must Aid IRS Hunt For Offshore Accounts

Banks worldwide may not like FATCA, the massive American disclosure law. But most banks everywhere are still lining up to compl...

Jan 16 2014, 12:56am CST

Dropbox for Business now connects to personal accounts

Dropbox for Business now connects to personal accounts

Dropbox users - all 200 million to date - will be happy to hear that Dropbox for Business accounts will now connect with person...

Nov 14 2013, 2:21am CST

Twitter Starts @Magicrecs Notifications with Recommended Accounts and Tweets

Twitter Starts @Magicrecs Notifications with Recommended Accounts and Tweets

Twitter's Android and iOS apps start sending Notifications with recommended tweets and accounts. This will be based on its...

Sep 25 2013, 9:47am CDT

LinkedIn is Sued for Hacking Customers’ Email Accounts

LinkedIn is Sued for Hacking Customers’ Email Accounts

LinkedIn is in hot water. It has been alleged that the site hacked several of its users’ email accounts. A lawsuit has been fil...

Sep 21 2013, 7:57am CDT

Google Stopped Hacking of Iranian Gmail Accounts

Google Stopped Hacking of Iranian Gmail Accounts

The Iranian elections are coming up soon and there has been an attempt at hacking scads of Gmail accounts. Google reported that...

Jun 13 2013, 9:33am CDT

LivingSocial Hacked; Above 50 Million Accounts Accessed

LivingSocial Hacked; Above 50 Million Accounts Accessed

Daily deals website "Living Social" is hacked on Friday afternoon. But the database related to customer credit card i...

Apr 27 2013, 4:10am CDT

Twitter Says Most of the Stolen 55,000 Accounts Are Duplicates and Spammers

Twitter Says Most of the Stolen 55,000 Accounts Are Duplicates and Spammers

Does it really matter how many duplicates were stolen?...

May 9 2012, 1:30pm CDT

Kindle Fire Accounts For 54% Of Android Tablet Web Use

Yes, the Kindle Fire really is that popular....

Apr 27 2012, 4:33pm CDT

iPhone accounts for more than 50% of Verizon Phone Sales in Q1 2012

iPhone accounts for more than 50% of Verizon Phone Sales in Q1 2012

Verizon released their financial data for the first quarter of 2012 today, revealing the number of Apple iPhones sold....

Apr 19 2012, 10:16am CDT

Twitter Growing by 11 New Accounts Each Second

Twitter Growing by 11 New Accounts Each Second

Twitter booming...

Jan 17 2012, 3:09pm CST

Rogue FIFA Fan Reportedly Hacking XBL Accounts

Watch out for the soccer DLC bandit...

Oct 17 2011, 2:00pm CDT

Sony Online Entertainment User Accounts got also Hacked

Sony Online Entertainment User Accounts were also Hacked

Sony confirms that SOE accounts have also been stolen as part of the initial Playstation Network hack....

May 3 2011, 2:05am CDT

Extremely Audacious Hackers Sell Stolen iTunes Accounts

Even more audacious than Obama...

Jan 11 2011, 1:00pm CST

Sprint Steps Back From The Brink: +110,000 Postpaid Accounts

Sprint Steps Back From The Brink: +110,000 Postpaid Accounts

Sprint has just released their Q2 information, and things couldn't be looking better. The embattled carrier has had a hard coup...

Jul 28 2010, 10:42am CDT

LTE and HSPA accounts for 17.3% of all PC Broadband Connections in Europe

LTE and HSPA accounts for 17.3% of all PC Broadband Connections in Europe

According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, HSPA/LTE accounted for 17.3% of the total number of broa...

Jul 5 2010, 10:17am CDT

Brits Googlemail Accounts to Turn into Gmail

Brits Googlemail Accounts to Turn into Gmail

In the US users of the free Google email service have had Gmail addresses form the launch of the email service. However, in the...

May 4 2010, 6:10am CDT

iphone 3.0 Beta 4 adds support for Multiple iTunes Accounts

iphone 3.0 Beta 4 adds support for Multiple iTunes Accounts

When i first tried out iphone software version 3.0 Beta 3 i noticed under settings there was a tab labelled 'Store'. This when...

Apr 30 2009, 5:00am CDT

Sony Playstation Network reaches 1 million Accounts in Japan

Sony announces that the Playstation Network has reached 1 million users in Japan alone. The Sony Playstation Store has 400,00...

May 27 2008, 12:54am CDT