Facebook should know by now what's news and what's spam
The social network is too big -- and too important -- to have a screwy news algorithm.
Yahoo faces class action lawsuit over text spamming
Sprint customers could get cash thanks to Yahoo Messenger's automatic text messages.
Researchers hide messages in a sea of spam
The system mimics Tor by bouncing messages around servers, but shields metadata with fake 'noise.'
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...