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.

71-year-old mayor swears off social media following teen sex sting bust
'The bad boy is here,' he messaged to who he thought was a 14-year-old girl.
Facebook, Instagram ban tools police use to spy on you
Police will now have to find new ways to keep an eye on your posts.
Mark Zuckerberg finally gets Harvard degree 12 years after dropping out
Mark Zuckerberg is making a triumphant return to Harvard.
Facebook reports BBC to the police after child pornography investigation
Investigation shows the social media giant is still failing to remove illegal images.
Facebook is helping undocumented immigrants avoid ICE raids
Some are using social media to keep undocumented immigrants aware of police activity.
Facebook deletes accounts for disturbing scam involving a 3-year-old’s photo
The social media giant had to be pressured into taking action.
This site shows you all of someone’s public information on Facebook
Stalkscan will make you rethink what you share.
This incredible tool lets you see how Facebook tracks you online
You may be surprised what you find.
Mark Zuckerberg wants to use AI to stop terrorist recruiters
In a 5,800-word letter about globalization, Facebook’s CEO said he plans to lean on AI to improve global safety.
Now you can apply for jobs on Facebook
The move is aimed at helping out small businesses, in particular.
How to make Facebook videos stop shouting at you
How can you discreetly scroll through Facebook if your phone is blasting video audio?
What is Trash Dove, and can Facebook do anything to stop it?
The purple bird is infesting comment pages everywhere.