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.
Emails reveal Facebook’s knowledge of Cambridge Analytica
Employees expressed concerns over the 'sketchy' data firm back in 2015.
Majority of threats made since El Paso and Dayton shootings have been made online
Out of the 27 threats made, about 20 were made online.
Facebook content moderators continue to suffer from brutal working conditions
Moderators have to watch everything–from infants being raped and pigs being set on fire to beheadings.
Why does everyone keep falling for that Instagram and Facebook hoax?
The fake claim has been circulating for years and continues to fool internet users.
Up to 20 states are banding together to probe Facebook, Google
A states probe would come shortly after a federal investigation was announced.
Everything you need to know about the Facebook conservative bias report
The report was not well-received on Twitter.
Facebook is finally rolling out its clear history tool
The new tool will be available in Ireland, South Korea, and Spain initially.
Facebook-branded coffee shops are coming
Patrons will be encouraged to run a privacy checkup on their account.
Counselors reportedly pressured to share private info about Facebook moderators
One manager allegedly said that 'confidentiality does not exist' for employees.
Senator: Zuckerberg’s testimony ‘incomplete’ after Messenger transcription report
'At that hearing, I asked you specifically if Facebook uses audio...'
Anyone can make an Instagram Story filter now—here’s how
Make your own filters and effects for Instagram.
Police stop Black man for ‘looking suspiciously’ at a white woman
'He has been pulled over ... for suspicion of being Black and looking at the Caucasian woman.'
You can no longer label your Facebook groups as ‘secret’
The only options moving forward are to have either a 'public' or 'private' group.
Facebook contractors listened to audio conversations in Messenger
Apple, Amazon, Google, and Microsoft have also been reviewing user audio as well.
Jailed New Zealand mosque shooter’s letter to a fan published on 4chan
The letter's authenticity was confirmed by New Zealand officials.