Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company is rebranding itself as Meta in an effort to encompass its virtual-reality vision for the future, what Zuckerberg calls the "metaverse."
Leaked Facebook documents provide a look at how ex-President Trump's social media posts after the death of George Floyd ignited more anger.
An examination of internal Facebook documents shows a conflicted company where data on the harms it causes is abundant, but solutions are halting at best.
Governments censor, not private companies.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was already the world's richest man. Now his net worth has soared again, setting another record at an estimated $202 billion.
Facebook-owned Instagram has launched Reels, a product that is nearly a carbon copy of TikTok, in the US and more than 50 other countries.
The North Face is the best-known company yet to commit to an ad boycott of Facebook in light of the social media platform's handling of misinformation and hate speech.
Facebook has removed campaign ads by President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence featuring an upside-down red triangle, a symbol once used by Nazis.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg Zuckerberg said … that Facebook is committed to supporting free expression. He said his company, like broadcast stations, won't fact-check candidate election ads. Instead it will allow disputed claims to be debated by the public and press in America's democratic tradition. The media anger about Mr. Zuckerberg's free-speech policy is especially odd.
Since 2016, Facebook employees have used a special software program called Stormchaser to track many viral posts, including a popular conspiracy that the company listens to users through their phone’s microphone, according to three former employees.
If you think Russia's ability to manipulate Facebook and Twitter during the 2016 election was concerning, brace yourself for the newest unorthodox technology to hit the internet. Deepfake videos have become today's weapon of choice in online disinformation campaigns.
The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday will launch its investigation into the market dominance of Silicon Valley's biggest names, starting with a look at the impact of the tech giants' platforms on news content, the media and the spread of misinformation online.
Chris Hughes, who helped form Facebook, joined the growing chorus of lawmakers and advocates demanding the U.S. government rein in the company.
The announcement comes with major risks and is also likely to be treated skeptically.
The Jan. 24 report said that some children spent thousands of dollars of their parents' money without parental knowledge or permission, a practice Facebook privately called "friendly fraud."
In hearings with Mark Zuckerberg and others, the House and Senate revealed a lack of familiarity with our digital ways.
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Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg testified about data privacy Tuesday in a marathon hearing before the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees. Here are seven takeaways.
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