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.

This Facebook group will respond to racist trolls on your behalf—but it’s not a perfect solution
Don't have the emotional energy to reply to jerks? Let these white people do it for you.
Everything about Trump’s latest Russia defense is false
Trump's latest Russia defense doesn't hold water.
Facebook gives Congress 3,000 Russia-linked ads, vows greater transparency
Facebook plans to overhaul its ad policies to thwart international election tampering.
Suspected Russian Facebook page organized dozens of pro-Trump rallies last year
Did pro-Trump page Being Patriotic come from Russia, with love?
Facebook reportedly gives Mueller records of fraudulent accounts for Russia investigation
This could drastically change the outcome of the probe.
Facebook is testing out a very useful ‘snooze’ button
When you just need a breather from a friend posting too much, hit Snooze.
Facebook rushes ad update after disturbing ‘Jew haters’ report
Advertisers could previously target more than 2,300 people who were interested in anti-Semetic categories.
The dangers of fake Facebook ads—and how to spot them
If it's too good to be true, it's probably fake.
Green Day’s Hurricane Harvey relief concert raises $150,000-plus
The trio joins the massive list of entertainers helping out.
Zuckerberg defends DACA in the Facebook comments
As tech execs stand with Dreamers, Facebook's CEO makes an embattled argument.
2 simple ways to delete a comment on Facebook
It's easier than you think to trash regrettable comments.
Nearly 3 million watched Mayweather-McGregor illegally
It might have broken the all-time record.
Facebook to block ads from pages that share fake news
The social media giant's war against fake news continues.