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Facebook adds option to report conversations in Messenger following widespread criticism
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 16:49

In reaction to criticism around the use of Messenger in some countries worldwide, particularly Myanmar, Facebook has introduced new tools that it all...

The Instant Pot Community is the best page on Facebook - CNET
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 23:31

Commentary: I joined the Instant Pot Community group on Facebook to learn why this electric, countertop pressure cooker had such a fervent following. ...

Some funds with a conscience dump Facebook
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 08:50

Facebook has been raked over by lawmakers on both sides of the Atlantic for its massive data breach scandal, and now some investment funds – citing ...

Fake Texas gunman profiles spam Facebook after school shooting - CNET
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 04:49

Mock profiles popped up showing the alleged shooter's name alongside an antifa cover photo and a profile picture of him wearing a "Hillary 2016" hat. ...

Students’ big Facebook live mistake
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 14:18

A GROUP of New Zealand students who filmed themselves smoking weed in school uniform on campus and streamed the footage to Facebook live have been sus...

North Korea-tied hackers use Google Play and Facebook to infect defectors
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 08:44

Enlarge Researchers said a team of hackers tied to North Korea recently managed to get the Google Play market to host at least three Android apps d...

Taoiseach to hold live Facebook Q&A discussion on abortion referendum
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 07:34

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has announced that he will conduct a question and answer session tomorrow on the Eight Amendment referendum. Ireland: Breaking...

Facebook Stories reveals 150M daily viewers and here come ads
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 04:38

After 14 months of silence since launching, Facebook Stories has finally announced a 150 million daily active user count for its Snapchat Stories clon...

Tech Fix: Google’s File on Me Was Huge. Here’s Why It Wasn’t as Creepy as My Facebook Data.
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 09:47

Google collects far more information about us than Facebook. But the Google data that our tech columnist downloaded on himself contained fewer surpris...

Facebook privacy: MEPs to press Zuckerberg
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 04:50

Facebook's chief will attend a closed door meeting with European Parliament leaders in Brussels. BBC News - Technology

Facebook faces fresh criticism over ad targeting of sensitive interests
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 04:40

Is Facebook trampling over laws that regulate the processing of sensitive categories of personal data by failing to ask people for their explicit con...

To make Stories global, Facebook adds Archive and audio posts
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 00:56

Facebook’s future rests on convincing the developing world to adopt Stories. But just because the slideshow format will soon surpass feed sharin...

Oxford Labour councillor resigns over 'anti-Semitic' Facebook post
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 17:41

Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan's "anti-Semitic" post has prompted an inquiry by Oxford city's Labour group. BBC News - UK Politics

Time-honored Itoya stationery firm joins Delete Facebook movement
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 14:51

Stationary firm Itoya said it would soon delete its official Facebook page as a movement launched over the U.S. social media giant’s handling of...

Facebook Says It Deleted 865 Million Posts, Mostly Spam
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 03:43

The company said it had taken down 865.8 million posts in the first quarter of 2018, the vast majority of them spam, and 583 million fake accounts. Th...

Facebook says Zuckerberg still won't testify in the UK - CNET
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 00:47

Zuck won't answer in person. Maybe video chat, though? CNET News

Pakistan activists targeted in Facebook attacks
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 16:21

A human rights activist says Pakistan targeted her with repeated malware attacks to try to spy on her. BBC News - World

Facebook launches Youth Portal to educate teens on the platform, how their data is being used
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 12:47

There’s probably an important gap in attention being paid at internet companies to young kids that are good targets for parental controls and ol...

Facebook users hit by fresh data scandal
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 10:59

YOUR Facebook profile may have been raided by another 200 apps that misused or even sold your personal information, the social media giant revealed in...

Anyone could download Cambridge researchers’ 4-million-user Facebook data set for years
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 10:52

A data set of more than 3 million Facebook users and a variety of their personal details collected by Cambridge researchers was available for anyone ...

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