The social network that was famously founded in a college dorm, Facebook has grown to become not only the largest social platform on the Internet, but also a major player in smartphone apps thanks to Facebook Messenger, Instagram, and many other one-off apps. The company’s acquisition of virtual reality company Oculus has positioned it to influence the future of that industry as well.
Most Americans distrust Facebook and Twitter, use them anyway
Do you trust Facebook? 96 percent of Americans don't.
Twitter cuts ties with second firm police use to spy on social media
SnapTrends is the second intelligence firm to get cut loose by Twitter in the past two weeks.
You can now order food, buy tickets, and make appointments on Facebook
Facebook wants you to never have to leave.