Users Of Instagram, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger Report OutagesUsers of Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger were reporting outages to the services Friday morning.
Livermore Man Gets 1-Year-Sentence For Online Threats Against Ohio State Football Coach, PlayersAn East Bay man who threatened to harm college football players at Ohio State University because they beat his favored team was sentenced by a federal judge.
Yes, Facebook Is Scanning Your MessagesYou might assume that chats sent on Facebook Messenger are completely private. But you'd be wrong.
3 Facebook Messenger App Users File Lawsuit Over PrivacyThree Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages.
Facebook Faces Scrutiny For Pulling Android Call, Text DataThe social media site faced new questions about collecting phone numbers and text messages from Android devices.
Child Porn Video Circulating On Facebook MessengerPolice in San Jose are warning the public about an illicit video containing child pornography that is being circulated via Facebook Messenger.
Facebook Launches Parent-Controlled Messenger App For KidsThe social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to chat with their parents and with friends approved by their parents.
Facebook Testing Encrypted Chats In MessengerFacebook is adding to its Messenger app an option for encrypted chats that can only be read on devices where they are sent or received.
Facebook Shows Off New Ways To Chat, Video StreamingFacebook says people who use its Messenger chat service will soon be able to order flowers, shop for shoes and talk with a variety of businesses by sending them direct text messages.
Updated Facebook Messenger To Be Opened Up To Outside Developers, Mix Business With PleasureFacebook's Messenger app is evolving into a multitasking tool equipped to send an animated fist bump to a friend at one moment and then get a little business done in the next.
Larry Magid: Wireless Companies Fight Free Texting AppsSmartphone apps that take advantage of wireless Internet access to enable free phone calls and text messaging have left major telecommunications companies struggling to recover billions in lost revenue.
Tech Report: Facebook Launches New Mobile MessengerSocial networking site Facebook has launched a messenger application for iPhone and Android smartphones to help users stay in touch.