Russia-Backed Facebook Page Colored with Hot-Button Phrases"Being Patriotic" was among 470 pages and accounts that Facebook shut down in recent weeks in response to a congressional probe into Russia's meddling in last year's election.
Nextdoor Makes Changes Following Racial Profiling ComplaintsNextdoor is implementing changes on how users can report incidents after residents in a Bay Area neighborhood complained posts on the social network fostered racial profiling.
Nextdoor CEO Issues Warning After Complaints Of Racial Profiling Among Some UsersA Bay Area-based social network aimed at connecting neighbors is dealing with complaints that some users engage in racial profiling.
Zuckerberg's Facebook Q&A Session Features Arnold Schwarzenegger, Stephen Hawking, Arianna HuffingtonA new round of celebrities turned up for a chance to ask Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg anything during a question & answer session on the social networking site Tuesday.
Twitter Stock Value Down 25 Percent This Week As Long-Term Revenue Questions PersistWall Street analysts are growing pessimistic on Twitter's business model
Shareholder Pain Drags Into Second Day As Twitter Slide ContinuesInvestors are roughing up Twitter on its weak earnings while jumping on GoPro's bandwagon
Secretive ‘Facebook At Work’ Social Network Could Rival LinkedInThe days of using Facebook at work as a guilty pleasure may soon be over. The Social Media giant is reportedly developing a new site for the office called “Facebook at Work.”
Facebook Temporarily Restores Profiles Of Drag Queens, Declines To Change ‘Real Names’ PolicyFacebook met with leaders of San Francisco’s transgender community in City Hall amid a crackdown on drag queens who use their stage names on the site. But the social network has not changed a policy requiring account holders to use their real names.
Facebook Agrees To Meet With Drag Queens In San Francisco Over Profile Name Policy Facebook officials have agreed to meet with local drag queens at San Francisco City Hall to discuss the social media website’s policy of people using their legal names on their accounts.
SF Supervisor Calls For Facebook To Meet With Drag Queens Over Profile RestrictionsSan Francisco Supervisor David Campos is calling on Facebook officials to meet with local drag queens to discuss the social media website's recent crackdown on the performers to change their profile names.
Facebook Outage Frustrates Many UsersMenlo Park-based social giant Facebook experienced widespread outages Friday morning. Users hoping to post status updates where hit with a “sorry, something went wrong” message for much of the morning. Both the CBS Bay Area and KCBS Radio accounts were affected by the outage, but functionality appeared to be restored by 9:30 a.m. There’s was no official word from Facebook as to the cause of the outage, which apparently started slightly before 9 a.m. local time.
Facebook Earnings Soar As Mobile Ad Revenue Steadily Increases; Shares Climb After-HoursFacebook is on a roll. The world's largest online social network posted sharply higher earnings on Wednesday as revenue from mobile advertising continued to grow, and more people used it, more often.