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 millions of Facebook passwords were accessible to employees
Company employees had access to plaintext passwords for at least seven years.
New Zealand arrests 2 for sharing video of mosque shooting
New Zealand is taking extraordinary steps.
Report: Your Facebook feed is still ripe with fake news
People are back on Facebook. But misinformation is again on the rise.
Tech giants’ woeful policing of hate speech magnified by New Zealand shooting
The companies role in the spread of video of the violent attack is being criticized.
Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Reddit moved fast during the New Zealand shooting. It wasn’t fast enough
The visceral nature of this footage left people appalled at how easy it is to disseminate carnage.
Facebook and Instagram users report outages worldwide
Facebook confirmed issues are not being caused by DDoS attacks.
Facebook reverses ZeroHedge ban after conservative outcry
Facebook says it was a matter of 'spam detection.'
Trump admin is considering using social media to snoop on Social Security beneficiaries
The plan could be a reality soon.
Facebook deletes accounts accused of coordinated inauthentic behavior in the U.K. and Romania
The accounts were deleted for coordinated inauthentic behavior.
Elizabeth Warren takes aim at big tech: Amazon, Google, Facebook
The senator and presidential hopeful made the call in a blog post on Friday.
How Beto O’Rourke used Ted Cruz’s Facebook fans against him
Bannon wants McSteamy fans to watch his documentary.
Man faces felony charges after video shows him dipping his crotch in salsa
That probably wasn't the kind of spicy the customer had in mind.
Will Facebook’s Clear History tool be worth it?
Experts remain divided on Zuckerberg's new privacy promises.
7-year-old with terminal illness wants letters from your dogs
The family has received thousands of pictures.