by Zack Ford Posted on September 2, 2014
It's not news that comment threads aren't polite, but a new study shows they can actually be harmful.
by Aviva Shen & Lauren C. Williams Posted on August 11, 2014 Updated: August 11, 2014
Is it possible to talk about the war in Gaza on Facebook without losing your friends?
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on August 10, 2014
Facebook says stipulations in Messenger app's terms of service that allow it to "call phone numbers without user intervention" are all Google's idea.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on June 28, 2014 Updated: June 29, 2014
The experiments sought to prove the phenomenon of "emotional contagion" -- as in, whether you'll be more happy if those in your Facebook news feed are.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 24, 2014
The social media giant quietly changed its policy earlier this month.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on May 8, 2014 Updated: May 8, 2014
Facebook's plan to start looking through users private messages could be the needed catalyst for better privacy protections.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: May 6, 2014
She wanted to hide her pregnancy from big data. How hard could that be? Turns out hiding from Google and Facebook is almost impossible.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 9, 2014 Updated: April 9, 2014
Facebook shareholders called out the social network for backing politicians whose positions on public policy issues such as free speech, environment and LGBT rights don't align with Facebook's image.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on March 14, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg called up President Obama Thursday to vent his “frustrations” about the government surveillance programs.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 20, 2014
Facebook's $19 billion deal to buy mobile messaging company WhatsApp stirs up questions about privacy and aggressive advertising for the startup's 450 million users.