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.
Facebook sued by former content moderator who says violence, loud noises trigger her PTSD
She says her PTSD can be trigged just by entering a cold building.
Executive order draft from Trump would crack down on tech companies
The order could target companies like Facebook and Google.
Facebook is ending a key 2016 Trump campaign tactic
On-site support for campaigns will end following criticism from Congress.
Facebook, YouTube reportedly refuse to run clips for ‘Assassination Nation’ (updated)
'We knew that this film was a stick of dynamite.'
This fake news generator is a head-turning troll machine
This coder says he's fighting fake news—by making fake news.
ACLU charges Facebook with gender discrimination over targeted ads
Are these ads for jobs playing fair?
Facebook suspends #WalkAway founder over InfoWars link
Conservative personalities rallied behind the activist.
Facebook’s new AI can read the text in memes
It plans to employ the AI to ease the process of searching images.
Trump administration wants net neutrality-like regulations for social media
The Trump administration wants more regulation of social media platforms.
Twitter permanently removes Alex Jones, InfoWars from platform
Facebook, YouTube, Spotify, and iTunes are just some places to remove content.
Parental-tracking app mSpy leaks millions of personal files
This isn't the app's first major security breach.
Alex Jones, Marco Rubio get into heated Senate confrontation
Jones and Rubio nearly come to blows over alleged shadow-banning and censorship
FCC’s Ajit Pai questions whether Google, Facebook, Twitter need more oversight
His blog post came the day before tech giants will testify before Congress.
Rising Republican star ran a Facebook page full of hateful memes
It's his second scandal in as many days.
Internal memo suggests Facebook is intolerant of conservative views
A Facebook employee alleges that Facebook doesn't support opposing political views.