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 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 said on Saturday night that within 24 hours of a horrific attack on Muslims in Christchurch, New Zealand that killed at least 50 people and wounded dozens of others on March 15, it had blocked..
Aleksandr Kogan created an app that enabled Cambridge Analytica to collect personal details of millions of Facebook users. Now, he's suing Facebook for defamation for when it said he lied about how the..
The career of Milo Yiannopoulos took another hit on Saturday when the Australian government canceled a visa it had granted just a week ago to the heavily indebted right-wing troll for a speaking tour..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, global leaders criticized social media giants Facebook, Twitter, and Google over their handling of extremist content on their platforms, after video footage..
According to Reuters, a gunman shot dead 49 people and wounded more than 40 at two New Zealand mosques on Friday, as the gunman livestreamed online some of the killings. The gunman broadcast footage of..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, social media firms are facing scrutiny over extremist content on their platforms after video footage of mass shootings in New Zealand was live streamed and..
Online accounts linked to gun attacks that killed 49 people and wounded at least 20 at two New Zealand mosques on Friday had in recent days circulated white supremacist imagery and extreme right-wing..
A gunman livestreamed on social media the murders of 49 people and wounding of more than 40 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand Friday. Reuters reports Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern condemned the murders..
Traders at the New York Stock Exchange paused for a moment's silence on Friday morning, for victims of the two mosque shootings in New Zealand that left at least 49 people dead and wounded more than 40..
Facebook plans to ramp up efforts to fight misinformation ahead of the European Parliament election in May and will partner with German news agency DPA to boost its fact-checking, a senior executive.. Reuters - Published
A new cover story for Bloomberg Businessweek explores Facebook's struggle to keep up with disinformation, hate speech and violent content on the platform. Facebook said it removed 1.5 million videos of.. CBS News - Published
Facebook said it took down 1.5 million videos related to the New Zealand mosque shootings. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the social media giant could do more. Brian Barrett of Wired joined CBSN to.. CBS News - Published
Some New Zealand companies are weighing whether to advertise on social media, as two industry groups urged them not to in the wake of last week's mass shooting in Christchurch that was livestreamed on.. Reuters - Published
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has sent condolences over the shootings at two mosques that killed 50 people, some of which were.. Reuters - Published
Global leaders criticized social media giants Facebook, Twitter, and Google over their handling of extremist content on their platforms on Friday, after video footage of mass shootings at two mosques.. Reuters - Published
A gunman who killed 49 people at two New Zealand mosques live-streamed the attacks on Facebook for 17 minutes using an app designed for extreme sports enthusiasts, with copies still being shared on.. Reuters - Published
Social media giants Facebook, Twitter, Google faced scrutiny over extremist content on their platforms on Friday after video footage of mass shootings in New Zealand was live streamed and widely shared.. Reuters - Published
Facebook has announced two key departures: chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp head Chris Daniels will be leaving the company, shortly after CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a shift to a.. CBS News - Published
Social media platforms Facebook and Twitter said on Friday they would take down content involving mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques that killed at least 49 people and wounded more than 20. Reuters - Published
According to The New York Times, Facebook's data-sharing partnerships with some of the worlds largest tech companies are now under investigation. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joins CBSN to.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
Facebook says it is developing the next step in the future of communication with a new virtual reality platform that creates life-like replicas of real people. But it involves the mass collection of.. CBS News - Published
Almost every day, "Janda", a self-described Indonesian housewife with 2,000 Twitter followers, dispenses lifestyle tips, complains about city life, and praises how the government of President Joko.. Reuters - Published
Facebook filed a lawsuit against two Ukrainian hackers, alleging they used a series of online quizzes to steal data from users. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joined CBSN to explain the alleged.. CBS News - Published