Amnesty International Calls Facebook, Google Rights AbusersAmnesty International issued a scathing indictment of the world’s dominant internet corporations.
Facebook Expands With Fremont Mega Campus, Amazon Leases Delivery Hub In MilpitasAmazon and Facebook are increasing their footprints in the South and East Bay.
Facebook Face-Off: Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales Launches New Social NetworkWould you pay to join a social network? Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks up to 500 million people could.
Facebook Says It Removed 3.2 Billion Fake Accounts In 6 MonthsFacebook says it removed 3.2 billion fake accounts from its service from April to September, up slightly from 3 billion in the previous six months.
Facebook Bug Accesses iPhone Camera While Users Scroll Through News FeedFacebook says a bug that inadvertently accesses a user's iPhone camera while they're scrolling through the News Feed will be fixed sometime today.
Instagram To Test Hiding Likes For Some U.S. Users To Improve Mental HealthInstagram is about to take its biggest step yet toward removing likes from its platform.
Facebook Is Deleting The Name Of The Potential WhistleblowerFacebook says it is deleting the name of the person who has been identified in conservative circles as the whistleblower who triggered a congressional impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump's actions.
California Attorney General Becerra Takes Legal Action Over Facebook Privacy PracticesCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Wednesday that his office is taking legal action against Facebook over the social media giant’s privacy practices.
Advocacy Group Says Political Misinformation On Facebook Increasing Ahead Of 2020 ElectionsAn advocacy group tracking misinformation says it has found an increase in fake political news shared on Facebook ahead of the 2020 presidential elections.
Zuckerberg Hosts 'No Holds Barred' Private Dinner With Civil Rights Leaders In Palo AltoFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hosted dinner for a delegation of civil rights leaders to hear directly their criticisms of the social media platform and ways to improve.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Hosts Dinner Table Discussion With Civil Rights LeadersFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg opened the doors of his Palo Alto home Monday to American civil right leaders including the Rev. Al Sharpton for an "important and robust conversation" on his platform's policies involving hate speech and political ads.
Facebook Posts Solid 3Q Despite Rising Regulatory ThreatsFacebook reported solid third-quarter results Wednesday showing steady growth in its user base even as it faces broad regulatory threats and criticism over its power and negative effects on society.
250 Facebook Employees Sign Letter To CEO Zuckerberg Denouncing Policy Of Allowing False Political AdsHundreds of Facebook employees have signed a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives saying they oppose the social network's policy of letting politicians lie in advertisements.
Zuckerberg Defends Facebook Libra Cryptocurrency Plan To Skeptical Lawmakers On House CommitteeFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg endured hours of prickly questioning from lawmakers Wednesday as he defended the company's new globally ambitious project to create a digital currency while also dealing with widening scrutiny from U.S. regulators.
Facebook Says Libra Won't Launch Without US ApprovalFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress Wednesday that the company's planned Libra cryptocurrency won't launch unless all U.S. regulators approve.