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.
Hundreds of police officers belong to extremist Facebook groups, investigation finds
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.
Natural News founder calls for military uprising after Facebook removes its page
Natural News founder suggests Trump should use the military to "occupy and dismantle the tech giants.”
What in the wizarding world is going on with that Dobby video circulating on Twitter?
Dobby is a free elf after all.
Online suicide forum encouraged a woman to kill herself, her family claims
'I never knew she was going to a place like this or that it even existed.'
This toddler’s viral DIY medical walker demonstrates a flawed healthcare system
Twitter didn't find this story cute.
Facebook lawyer says users ‘have no expectation of privacy’
"There is no invasion of privacy at all, because there is no privacy."
White nationalist groups are finding a way around the Facebook ban (updated)
Some groups are continuing to operate on the platform under a new guise.
Facebook shareholders’ meeting met with massive ‘Fire Zuck’ projection protest
The organizers want to bring awareness to Facebook's numerous privacy scandals.
Mom’s ‘Frog and Toad’ T-shirt for 3-year-old comes with surprise N.W.A. lyric
This is hardly appropriate.
Facebook is still letting border militias organize on its platform
'Patriots' are harassing incoming migrants, and Facebook is allowing these videos to circulate.
Right-leaning sites are dominating abortion coverage, spreading misinformation on Facebook
One of the narratives being pushed out is that Democrats are endorsing 'infanticide.'
Irish politician thanks ‘The Simpsons’ meme page for helping win election
'You folks probably got half my vote for me.'
Facebook says it detects revenge porn before it’s reported—but victims aren’t notified
The social media giant's latest frontier offers new AI and growing ethics concerns.