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.
Facebook and Ray-Ban want to replace smartphones with smart glasses
Codenamed 'Orion,' the glasses will utilize AR to replace your smartphone.
A Missouri officer resigned after his Islamophobic Facebook posts surfaced
'I get to choose whom I dislike, and it just so happens to be all Muslims and their beliefs.'
Facebook backtracks on anti-abortion video fact-check
Sen. Ted Cruz and other Republicans pushed back against the fact-check.
Urine therapy is yet another pseudoscience spreading on Facebook
Drinking urine? Some people believe it will cure what ails them.
Facebook rolls out stricter guidelines on suicide and self-harm
The policies were rolled out on World Suicide Prevention Day.
Work-around makes private Instagram posts and Stories viewable to anyone
The simple trick allows any of your followers to give others access to your photos, videos, and stories.
Facebook explains privacy concerns ahead of iOS 13
The update is designed to give users more control over their privacy sharing settings.
‘Storm Area 51’ creator cuts ties with AlienStock, calls it ‘FyreFest 2.0’
'We foresee a possible humanitarian disaster in the works.'
Popular period tracking apps are sharing users’ private sexual health info with Facebook
Like when you have sex.
News anchor sues Facebook and Reddit over creepshot ads
The security camera picture is circulating on porn sites and forums.
What social media boycotts in the Trump era are lacking
They create buzz, but do they have a lasting impact?
Facebook is trying to fight deepfakes by making its own deepfakes
Facebook is offering $10 million in rewards to whoever can make a deepfake-detection system.
Millions of Facebook users’ phone numbers exposed online
A password-less server exposed more than records on 419 million Facebook users.
Report: Social media companies met with U.S. officials to discuss 2020 election
The companies met with a number of U.S. intelligence agencies.
Oregon senator said jail time should be on the table for Facebook’s Zuckerberg
Says he's "repeatedly lied" and "should be held accountable."
Facebook may soon test hiding Likes
One of the first indicators of social media success could disappear from Facebook.