The social network where one-third of humanity checks in at least once a month is also a marketplace, a satellite developer, and a maker of VR headsets.
Homeownership in the age of the Instagram "travel influencer."
The shutdown comes in response to news that Facebook has been using Apple's program for internal app distribution to track teenage customers with a "research" app.
Desperate for data on its competitors, Facebook has been secretly paying people to install a “Facebook Research” VPN that lets the company suck in all of a user’s phone and web activity, similar to Facebook’s Onavo Protect app that Apple banned in June and that was removed i…
A number of organizations, including ProPublica, have developed tools to let the public see exactly how Facebook users are being targeted by advertisers. Now, Facebook has quietly made changes to its site that stop those efforts.
A person's singular experience of notification fatigue may say more about them than you'd initially think. Maybe you'll recognize your own frustrations in one of our stories.
The move, described by four people involved in the effort, requires thousands of Facebook employees to reconfigure how WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger function at their most basic levels.
Facebook orchestrated a multi-year effort that duped children and their parents out of money, in some cases hundreds or even thousands of dollars, and then often refused to give the money back, according to court documents unsealed tonight in response to a Reveal legal action.
After Facebook's hell-year of scandal, and its unabating erosion of our privacy, I never thought I'd miss the social network. But here I am, staring at my screen, feeling strangely alone.
We all deserve control over our digital lives. That's why we must rein in the data brokers.
The social platform knows everything that happens within its walls — that’s the whole point — but it is oddly reticent when it comes to misinformation campaigns.
According to a report released by analytics firm App Annie, the chat app overtook Facebook last September in monthly active users.
The Facebook CEO's involvement in a family dispute over four small parcels of land worries many on an island where longtime residents have lost land to wealthy newcomers.
Facebook's Portal device was released to poor reviews and bewildered reactions. But New York Times tech writer Kevin Roose noticed something extra odd while looking through the top reviews for the Portal on Amazon.
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp social engineering scams have become common in the country.
Women are prohibited from using Facebook in some of India's most patriarchal corners. Some are taking the risk anyway, going online under false identities against the wishes of their community and Facebook itself.
#dropboxlinks has gone viral after hundreds of users posted memes about the tag’s concerning material.
A series of auctions revealed that Facebook users value the company's service so highly that it would take on average more than $1,000 to convince them to deactivate their accounts for a year, according to a recent paper published in PLOS One.
Google has scrambled to remove third-party apps that led users to child porn sharing groups on WhatsApp in the wake of TechCrunch’s report about the problem last week. We contacted Google with the name of one of these apps and evidence that it and others offered links to WhatsApp groups for sharing…
A BuzzFeed News analysis found that 50 of the biggest fake stories of 2018 generated roughly 22 million total shares, reactions, and comments on Facebook.
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