Facebook, Inc. is an American online social media and social networking service company. It is based in Menlo Park, California. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes. It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies along with Amazon, Apple, and Google.
According to Business Insider, Howard Schultz does not agree with Senator Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up tech giants such as Amazon and Facebook. The former Starbucks CEO said in late January that..
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to protect people's privacy by encrypting Facebook messages. Business Insider reveals the move could come at a cost to safety on his platform. Experts say the shift..
Facebook employees had access to hundreds of millions of users' passwords — for years. Users' passwords were being stored in an unencrypted format, and reportedly were accessible by 20,000 workers at..
According to Business Insider, "Facebook rejected the idea of putting a time delay on live videos to stop harmful content, such as the New Zealand mosque shootings, being broadcast to its billions of..
Mark Zuckerberg is the CEO of Facebook. He has said he asks himself the same question every time he's considering a new hire. What's the question? According to Business Insider the question is: "Would..
Instagram launched on Tuesday a new checkout feature that allows uers to shop for apparel without leaving the app. As Fred Katayama reports, it's the latest platform to try to compete with Amazon and..
According to Gizmodo, Youtube scrambled this weekend to remove horrific videos of a gunman opening fire in two mosques in New Zealand. The alleged shooter is now in custody after he killed at least 51..
Facebook is scrambling to deal with a security glitch that left users' passwords exposed to employees. It's just the latest issue to face the social network in a difficult year since the Cambridge.. CBS News - Published
In a Facebook post, Rahul Gandhi tagged a media report about 10,000 watchmen protesting against poor wages. "At least, think about those behind whom you are hiding," Gandhi said in the post, attacking.. IndiaTimes - Published
Hundreds of millions of Facebook users could be affected by the company's latest data flub. Facebook said it discovered a trove of un-encrypted passwords on an internal server, and that it has fixed.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •WorldNews
President Trump is accusing Facebook and Twitter of being biased against the conservative voting base. This comes after White House social media director Dan Scavino Jr. was briefly blocked on.. CBS News - Published
London (CNN)Facebook acknowledges its systems failed to catch the livestream video of the New Zealand mosque attack, shedding new light on how the company became aware of the video. In a blog post late.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •CBS News
General News Concordium, the blockchain identity startup, has signed Anders Fogh Rasmussen, previously both prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO, as a strategic advisor. The.. WorldNews - Published
Social media firms, including Facebook, Google and Twitter, have committed to a three-hour time limit to comply with legal requests and orders of the Election Commission for taking down content in.. IndiaTimes - Published
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Foreign Minister Winston Peters would "confront" Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan over his comments on the recent mass shooting killed at least 50 people.. WorldNews - Published
As part of a legal settlement over alleged discrimination, Facebook is making a major change to its ad policy. Advertisers will no longer be able to target users by their age, gender, ZIP code and.. CBS News - Published
AppDetex, a brand protection company, has raised $10 million in a round led by First Analysis, Domain Name Wire reported Wednesday. To date, the report said, AppDetex has raised $17.5 million, with a.. WorldNews - Published
Doctors are questioning whether big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook and Google share the blame for an alarming rise in unvaccinated kids. The percentage of young children who have not received any.. CBS News - Published
Social media intermediaries and the internet and mobile association on Tuesday told the EC that they would come up with a draft 'code of ethics' for the industry in the next 24 hours as part of a.. DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
Facebook Inc has agreed to change its paid advertising platform as part of a wide-ranging settlement to prevent discriminatory and “harmful” practices, the company and US civil rights groups said.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said on Tuesday as part of a settlement with Facebook Inc the social network will make changes to its paid advertising platform to prevent discrimination in.. Reuters - Published
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said social media platforms need to take more responsibility after a gunman livestreamed two mosque attacks on Facebook. Issie Lapowsky of Wired joined CBSN to.. CBS News - Published
Katie Price freaks out after being hacked on Facebook (Picture: Getty Images) Katie Price might have been swanning around the beaches in Thailand earlier this month. But it seems she has come back home.. WorldNews - Published
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called for global restrictions on social media following the Christchurch mosque attacks. Facebook and other firms have been criticised for failing to block.. WorldNews - Published
In the week since 50 people died in the New Zealand mosque terror attacks, social media giants like Facebook and YouTube have faced global criticism for regulations on content that are not strict.. Firstpost - Published
The small town of Lake Elsinore has become so popular it's now a crisis after tens of thousands of tourists flocked to the area to see the "super bloom" of vivid orange poppies in the California desert.. WorldNews - Published
Banks and tech helped lead Wall Street higher on Monday, while Boeing and Facebook were a drag and investors eyed this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting for affirmation of its commitment to "patient".. Reuters - Published