Facebook Is Taking On Zoom With New Video FeaturesFacebook is taking on platform-of-the-moment Zoom.
'He's Extremely Paranoid About Facebook's Popularity': Sarah Frier On Mark Zuckerberg & New Book On Instagram 'No Filter'A new Simon & Schuster book takes readers behind the scenes of the creation of Instagram and why Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook bought the mobile app for $1 billion.
Coronavirus Update: Facebook Canceling Gatherings With 50 Or More Until June 2021Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said they are slowing plans to return employees to the office and canceling events with 50 or more people well into next year due to coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: Facebook Offering $15 Million In Grants To Help Bay Area Small BusinessesFacebook on Tuesday offered details about a new plan to make $15 million in grants available to Bay Area small businesses, partnering with the mayors of San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose to make the announcement.
WhatsApp Tightens Limits On Message Forwarding To Counter Coronavirus MisinformationWhatsApp, based in Menlo Park, is trying to stem the rapid spread of coronavirus misinformation.
Facebook Feature Lets Neighbors Volunteer To Help Each Other During Coronavirus PandemicFacebook is rolling out a new tool that lets its users offer or request help from their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic.
Quarantined San Francisco Neighbors Sing 'Sweet Caroline,' Joined By Thousands On FacebookQuarantined but determined to keep upbeat, thousands of people stuck inside their homes because of the coronavirus sang together Thursday evening.
Trump Administration Wants To Use Americans' Location Data To Track The CoronavirusThe Trump administration is in discussions with the tech industry, including Facebook and Google, about how to use Americans' cellphone location data to track the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Facebook Giving $1,000 Bonuses To 45,000 Employees During Coronavirus OutbreakFacebook is giving each of its employees a $1,000 bonus to help support them during the coronavirus outbreak.
Bug In Facebook Anti-Spam System Blocks Posts Of Coronavirus News StoriesFacebook says a bug in its anti-spam system is blocking the publication of links to news stories about the coronavirus.
Facebook, Twitter Describe Russia Trolls' Sophisticated Election InterferenceFacebook and Twitter revealed evidence Thursday suggesting that Russian efforts to interfere in the U.S. presidential election are getting more sophisticated and harder to detect.
City Of Austin Cancels Massive SXSW Music Festival Due To CoronavirusThe organizers of the annual South By Southwest music and tech festival on Friday announced that the city of Austin has cancelled the events scheduled to take place starting next week.
Facebook Removes Misleading Trump 'Census' Campaign AdsFacebook said Thursday it will remove some ads run by President Donald Trump's re-election campaign that it says ran afoul of its policies to "prevent confusion around the official US census."
Netflix, Apple Join Silicon Valley Exit From South By Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus FearsSilicon Valley tech giants Apple and Netflix have joined social media mainstays Facebook and Twitter in citing coronavirus fears for cancelling plans to send its employees to and take part in the annual lifestyle, tech, entertainment and music festival -- South by Southwest -- in Austin later this month.
Twitter, Facebook Pull Out Of South By Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus ConcernsBay Area social media giants Facebook and Twitter have cancelled plans to send its employees to and take part in the annual lifestyle, tech, entertainment and music festival -- SXSW -- in Austin later this month.