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.

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.
Facebook pulls its data-tracking VPN app, Onavo Protect
Further proof that trusting Facebook with your privacy is a misguided effort.
Texas man arrested for repeatedly shooting at women drivers
Police found his sexist Facebook posts.
Bridezilla saga sends her fiance and friends fleeing
This story is the reason the word "bridezilla" was invented.
Social media, tech firms reportedly meeting to discuss 2018 midterms
The group includes all the major social media sites.
Newly reported data leak affected 4 million Facebook users
The app, myPersonality, was made a verified application on Facebook in 2009.
How trustworthy are you on social media? Facebook has a scale for that
It's the company's latest attempt at fighting the spread of fake news.
Memphis police used fake Facebook profile to spy on Black activists
One protester was arrested after interacting with the account.
After Alex Jones, 4 far-right voices testing the limits of free speech online
Conservatives expect more social media bans in the future.
What we know about Facebook Dating so far
Spoiler alert: It won't be a new app.
Facebook, YouTube remove Alex Jones, InfoWars from platform (Updated)
Other tech companies have done the same in recent weeks.
How much time do you spend on Facebook? Here’s how to find out
The app wants to ensure the time you waste is 'time well spent.'
No, tech giants are not censoring Alex Jones
Conservatives can't be censored on the platforms they agreed to join
Here’s the deal with the ‘plane reaction’ button on Facebook
Facebook says the feature was 'not ready for takeoff.'