A view of Facebook's 'Like' button. (Brenden Smialowski/AFP/GettyImages)

Fed Court Says Clicking ‘Like’ On Facebook Is Free Speech

Clicking “Like” on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech and can be considered the 21st century-equivalent of a campaign yard sign, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.



Facebook To Allow Advertisers Re-Publish User ‘Likes’

Facebook users who check in to a store or “like” a brand may soon find those actions re-transmitted on their friends’ pages as a “Sponsored Story” paid for by advertisers.

CBS San Francisco–01/26/2011

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Microsoft, Facebook Team Up On Social Search

Microsoft is starting to incorporate what your friends do on Facebook right into its Bing search engine.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010