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Trump Credits Social Media with Election Win

President-elect Donald Trump credited his provocative use of Twitter and other social media with helping him win the US elections, saying it gave him a way of "fighting back."

In an interview that airs in full on Sunday on CBS's "60 Minutes," Trump said with some reluctance that he would be more restrained in his use of social media once in the White House, but said it was nothing to be ashamed of.

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Zuckerberg among Facebook Users Mistakenly Declared 'Dead'

Facebook accidentally declared its founder Mark Zuckerberg and many other users dead on Friday, acknowledging after fixing the problem that it had committed a "terrible error."

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Progress, but Uphill Slog for Women in Tech

They are under-represented in the industry and sometimes made to feel unwelcome in geek-infested workspaces, but women are making their voices heard at Europe's largest technology marketplace.

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Russian Court Upholds Decision to Block LinkedIn

A Russian court on Thursday ruled that professional networking website LinkedIn can be blocked under a controversial new law because it does not store local users' data inside the country.

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Dozens Held in Spain over Child, Baby Abuse Images

Spanish police said Thursday they had arrested 56 men suspected of sharing photos online of severe abuse on young children, some of them babies, in a nationwide crackdown on child pornography.

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German Police Probe Facebook Jewish List Post

German police launched an investigation Thursday after the addresses of Jewish institutions were published on Facebook by neo-Nazis on the anniversary of the 1938 pogroms against Jews.

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Google Rejects EU Anti-Trust Charges over Android

U.S. Internet giant Google on Thursday rejected EU allegations that it abused the market dominance of its hugely successful Android mobile phone operating system.

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Tech Evangelists See the Devil in Trump

Voicing profane outbursts and outlandish calls for California to secede, tech industry pioneers are in shock over Donald Trump's election triumph, anguished in particular about what it means for immigration and innovation.

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Kaspersky: Massive Cyberattack Hit Five Top Russian Banks

A massive cyberattack has hit at least five of Russia's largest banks, Moscow-based internet security giant Kaspersky said Thursday.

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Nintendo and Sony Do Battle with Old vs. New Console Launches

Nintendo on Thursday launched a palm-sized version of its eighties era games console, setting up an old versus new showdown with rival Sony as it released a new PlayStation 4.

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