Trump, Macron Reach Truce On Digital Tax Impacting Facebook, GooglePresident Donald Trump and his French counterpart have agreed to hold off on escalating a trade war, officials said.
Pelosi: Facebook A 'Shameful' Company, Helped In 'Misleading The American People'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi blasted Facebook as a "shameful" company on Thursday, further escalating tensions between Democratic leadership and the social media giant.
Does The Naked Body Belong On Facebook? It's ComplicatedIn 1964, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart declined to define what constitutes obscenity but famously added, “I know it when I see it.” In the 21st century, does Facebook?
Facebook Again Refuses To Ban Political Ads, Even False OnesDespite escalating pressure ahead of the 2020 presidential election, Facebook reaffirmed its freewheeling policy on political ads Thursday, saying it won’t ban them, won’t fact-check them and won’t limit how they can be targeted to specific groups of people.
Facebook Bans Deepfakes In Fight Against Online ManipulationFacebook says it is banning “deepfake” videos, the false but realistic clips created with artificial intelligence and sophisticated tools.
Driver Charged In Fremont Hit-And-Run That Killed Facebook EmployeeCharges of felony vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run have been filed related to the death of a bicyclist in August, the Fremont Police Department announced.
Tech Behemoths, Digital Startups Struggle to Counter East Bay 'News Desert'Ownership changes and consolidations have left the East Bay with just a single daily newspaper. Can online media operations adequately serve this thriving region which Congressman Mark DeSaulnier has called a "news desert?"
Facebook To Tackle Efforts To Interfere With 2020 US CensusFacebook plans to clamp down on attempts to use its services to interfere with the 2020 U.S. census.
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.