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.
Twitter lifts ‘permanent’ suspension of activist Barrett Brown
Twitter says the suspension was an 'error.'
Man allowed to sue media publishers over readers’ Facebook comments
A man detained as a teen says Facebook comments amounted to defamation.
New bill wants tech companies to tell you how much your data is worth
The bill is expected to be introduced today.
Facebook co-founder warns against Libra, the company’s new cryptocurrency
Chris Hughes warns of Facebook's 'power to transform how people interact.'
Study claims Facebook statuses can reveal people’s medical conditions
Researchers analyzed words to better predict diabetes, anxiety, and depression.
72 officers removed from patrol over ‘offensive’ Facebook posts
Over 3,100 posts were flagged as 'offensive.'
Facebook would like to remind the world it owns Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus
The social media site is forcing employees across its various brands to adopt the @fb.com email address.
Congress isn’t too keen on Facebook starting a cryptocurrency
Congress wants to talk about Facebook's cryptocurrency plans.
Facebook contractors reveal the horrors of moderating graphic content
One moderator even died on the job.
Everything you need to know about Libra, Facebook’s new cryptocurrency
The new digital currency will be available in 2020.
Cat filter turns Pakistani politicians’ press conference into frisky business
The incident was caused by 'human error.'
Hundreds of police officers belong to extremist Facebook groups, investigation finds (updated)
More than 50 U.S. police departments are now investigating.
Report: Facebook’s cryptocurrency gets backing from Visa, PayPal, Uber
Facebook's 'Libra' coin will allow users to make purchases across the web.
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg brags about owning all of your data in this deepfake
Facebook said that it wouldn't remove videos like this in the past.