Facebook Screens Posts For Suicide Risk, And Health Experts Have ConcernsA pair of public health experts has called for Menlo Park-based Facebook to be more transparent in the way it screens posts for suicide risk and to follow certain ethical guidelines,
Facebook Removes 22 More Pages Linked To Alex Jones, InfoWarsFacebook on Tuesday removed 22 pages connected to conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his fringe right-wing website InfoWars.
Stanford Study: Time Off From Facebook Leaves People Less Informed, PolarizedA study of nearly 3,000 Facebook users showing those who deactivated their accounts before an election were less informed, but also less likely to be politically polarized.
Your Friend Facebook Is Celebrating A Birthday TodayThere was no announcement at the top of your feed, nothing to like, and no place to wish Facebook a happy birthday. The largest social networking site on the planet turned 15 on Monday.
Facebook Removes 783 Fake Pages, Accounts Tied To IranFacebook says it has removed 783 Iran-linked pages, accounts and groups from its service for what it calls "coordinated inauthentic behavior."
Facebook Posts Record $6.9 Billion Profit Amid Privacy ScandalsFacebook's revenue for the quarter rose 30% to $16.9 billion, according to its latest earnings report released Wednesday.
Apple Busts Facebook For Distributing Data-Sucking AppApple says Facebook can no longer distribute an app that paid users, including teenagers, to extensively track their phone and web use.
Memos: Facebook Allowed 'Friendly Fraud' To Profit From KidsNewly released court documents reveal Facebook allowed children to ring up huge bills on digital games while the company rejected recommendations on addressing what it dubbed "friendly fraud."
Facebook Group Helping Camp Fire Victims Find New HomesTwo months after the Camp Fire in Paradise, some of the victims who lost their homes are moving to the Bay Area and are getting resettled with the help of social media.
Facebook Shuts Hundreds Of Russia-Linked Pages, AccountsFacebook said Thursday it removed hundreds of Russia-linked pages, groups and accounts.
Facebook To Invest $300 Million In News, Focusing On LocalFacebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and other programs.
2018: The Year Silicon Valley Creeped Out the WorldWe may remember 2018 as the year when technology's dystopian potential became clear after a seemingly-unending series of revelations about the dark side of Silicon Valley's connect-everything ethos.