Facebook (FB) is an American online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California and a flagship service of the namesake company Facebook, Inc. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.
Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated into English from Burmese, apologizing.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
Michigan's Democratic governor has urged Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg to step up efforts to check hate speech on the social network and protect the security of elections, citing attacks on.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. threatened to levy tariffs of up to 100 percent on $2.4 billion worth of French products. According to Business Insider, the threat happened after Frances passed a tax on digital services. The..
Sadiq Khan admits he is yet to decide who to back in the Labour leadership contest, however says his decision will hinge on how candidates address two issues: the reason behind Labour's defeat in the..
Ministers from five countries who lost citizens in the passenger jet shot down over Tehran have called on Iran to accept "full responsibility" and compensate the victims' families. A statement issued..
The Duke of Sussex has met with young Rugby League players in the garden of Buckingham Palace today, ahead of the 2021 World Cup draw. This is his first public engagement since the Sussexes announced..
Huffpo reports Kayla Kenney is a freshman at Whitefield Academy in Louisville, Kentucky. Kenney wore the rainbow shirt to a restaurant for her birthday and had a cake topped with rainbow icing. After..
Facebook Inc has been ordered by a Massachusetts judge to turn over materials to that state's attorney general about thousands of apps that the social media company suspected may have misused customer.. Reuters - Published
'We will never understand the risks and benefits of social media use unless the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram share their data with researchers.' - report co-author says Independent - Published
When lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial question potential jurors on Thursday, they may already know who has used the #MeToo hashtag on Twitter or criticized victims of sexual harassment in a.. Reuters - Published
Islamabad — Pakistan says Facebook will help the country in its fight against polio after authorities blamed antivaccine content posted in 2019 on the social network site for a leap in the number of.. WorldNews - Published
TikTok got over 700 million downloads globally last year, according to data from Sensor Tower. Photo: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP via Getty Images TikTok, the China-born social media video app, was the.. WorldNews - Published
Eastern Libyan forces, which have been trying to seize the capital Tripoli held by the internationally recognized government, said they are "ready and determined" to achieve victory, the forces'.. Reuters - Published
Two Facebook pages posted a series of photos claiming to show American troops saying tearful goodbyes to their families before heading off to war with Iran. The images were shared thousands of times,.. France 24 - Published
A longtime Facebook executive has admitted the company’s platform helped Donald Trump win the 2016 election, and it may happen again this year. In an internal memo, Facebook Vice President Andrew.. WorldNews - Published
Kiev: President Volodymyr Zelensky demanded Saturday that Iran punish those responsible for the downing of a Ukrainian airliner and pay compensation. “We expect Iran... to bring the guilty to the.. WorldNews - Published
Shares of Facebook , which have been doggedly crawling their way back from a historic slump after lapses in users' privacy sparked fears of lower profits, on Friday struck an intra-day record high for.. Reuters - Published
Lohri commemorates the passing of winter solstice and is thus celebrated on the shortest day of the year. Do not forget to send your warm wishes to your near and dear ones on this festive day... DNA - Published
Online platforms including Facebook and Alphabet Inc's Google face growing pressure to stop carrying political ads that contain false or misleading claims ahead of the U.S. presidential election. Reuters - Published
Facebook Inc announced limited changes on Thursday to its approach to political ads, including allowing users to turn off certain ad-targeting tools, but defied critics' demands that it bar politicians.. Reuters - Published
SAN FRANCISCO — Despite 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.. WorldNews - Published
Responding to popular demand, Facebook Inc will soon give users the option to see fewer political and social issue advertisements in their feed. This new setting, which will also be available in.. WorldNews - Published
We live in a world where information security is becoming more of a necessity. When we put our personal files in the cloud, we want them to be safe. Over the past few years, we’ve seen a few major.. WorldNews - Published
A spokesman for the U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi dismissed Facebook's announcement that it would remove deepfakes and some other manipulated videos from its platform as inadequate.. Reuters - Published
Facebook wants to be the arbiter of truth after all. At least when it comes to intentionally misleading deepfakes and heavily manipulated and/or synthesized media content, such as AI-generated.. WorldNews - Published
Facebook Inc is setting up a new engineering team in Singapore to focus on its lucrative China advertising business, according to three people familiar with the effort, even as chief executive Mark.. Reuters - Published
Facebook Inc said it will remove deepfakes and other manipulated videos from its platform if they have been edited, but not content that is parody or satire, in a move aimed at curbing misinformation.. Reuters - Published
The chips are Intel's gambit to retain hold of a fast-growing segment of the artificial intelligence computing market but will face competition from similar chips from Nvidia Corp and Amazon.com Inc's.. WorldNews - Published
Defense Iran abandons nuclear deal over slaying of general The announcement came after another Iranian official said it would consider taking even-harsher steps. Flag draped coffins of Gen. Qassem.. WorldNews - Published