People tweeted their phone number and got spammed with cat facts
A programmer teaches Twitter users who tweet out their phone numbers a lesson with cat facts.
Google is purging hacked spam from your search results
Google has tweaked its algorithms to hide sites hacked to include ads.
Add this: LinkedIn must pay $13 million to annoyed users
LinkedIn's spam makes for good cartoon captions, but cost the company dearly.
'Spam King' guilty of posting 27 million Facebook messages
Sanford "Spamford" Wallace has been scamming users since pre-internet times.
FTC names its $25,000 counter-robocall contest winner
The winning mobile app works a lot like your email's spam box.
Google uses AI to rid your Gmail inbox of more spam
Spam is always annoying, but it can occasionally be disastrous. Google has now deployed its artifi...
US accuses three people of stealing over a billion email addresses
The US Department of Justice just announced three indictments for what one attorney called "the la...
FTC offers a $25,000 prize if you can trap robocallers
Yep, the Federal Trade Commission still hates robocalls as much as you do. The agency has launche...
Instagram purges spam fake accounts, costing celebs millions of followers
Instagram has made good on its promise to start purging inactive, fake and spam accounts this Dece...