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Facebook Still Hosting New Zealand Mosque Shooting Videos: Report  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
According to a report in Motherboard on Friday, certain videos on Facebook and Instagram show sections of the raw attack footage. more
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg May Be Held Accountable for Privacy by US FTC: Report  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
US federal regulators are reportedly considering seeking some kind of oversight of Mark Zuckerberg's leadership of Facebook over the social network giant's... more
More than a month later, Facebook, Instagram host New Zealand shooting videos - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Some clips of the massacre merely include warnings they may contain “violent or graphic content," according to Motherboard. more
How to change your Facebook password on iPhone  9to5Mac · 2 days
Want to know how to quickly change your Facebook password on iPhone? Read on below for how to do it... more
Facebook's privacy mishaps: Zuckerberg could be held accountable, report says - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The Federal Trade Commission is reportedly looking into Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's past remarks about privacy. more
Report: FTC considering oversight of Facebook's Zuckerberg  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Washington Post says discussions between Facebook and Federal Trade Commission officials about the company's data-handing lapses have touched on instituting some sort of oversight for company CEO Mark Zuckerberg more
Google and Amazon make peace, Facebook collects data without permission video - CNET  CNET · 2 days
In today's top stories Google's YouTube is coming back to the Fire TV, after settling a spat with Amazon. Meanwhile, Facebook says... more
Facebook Bans Several UK Far-Right Groups and Individuals  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Facebook says it has banned several British far-right groups and their leaders for spreading hatred. more
Facebook Says It Stored 'Millions' of Unencrypted Instagram Passwords  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
"Millions" of Instagram users had their passwords stored in unencrypted form on internal servers, Facebook said Thursday, raising its original estimate of tens of thousands. more
New Mexico panel surprises Facebook with $39M utility bill  ABC NEWS · 3 days
A powerful regulatory authority in New Mexico is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line construction more
Facebook says more Instagram passwords exposed than thought  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Millions more Instagram users were affected by a password security lapse than parent company Facebook had acknowledged nearly four weeks ago more
Facebook stored millions of Instagram passwords in plain text  THE VERGE · 3 days
Facebook says it stored millions of Instagram users’ passwords in plain text, leaving them exposed to people with... more
Add Craigslist to the tech platforms Russians used to manipulate the 2016 election  TechCrunch · 3 days
In one of the weirder revelations to come out of the Mueller report released this morning, it seems that Craigslist was yet... more
Facebook now says its password leak affected ‘millions’ of Instagram users  TechCrunch · 3 days
Facebook has confirmed its password-related security incident last month now affects “millions” of Instagram users, not “tens of thousands” as first thought. The social media giant... more
New Mexico panel blindsides Facebook with $39M utility bill  ABC NEWS · 3 days
A powerful regulatory authority in New Mexico is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line construction more
Facebook bans several UK far-right groups and individuals  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Facebook says it has banned several British far-right groups and their leaders for spreading hatred more
BNP and EDL among far-right groups banned by Facebook  Sky News · 3 days
The British National Party (BNP) and the English Defence League (EDL) are among a number of far-right groups that have been banned by Facebook. more
Facebook bans UK’s biggest far-right organizations, including EDL, BNP, and Britain First  THE VERGE · 3 days
Facebook has permanently banned the UK’s biggest far-right organizations and leaders, saying they fall under the social network’s new definition of “dangerous individuals and... more
Facebook copied email contacts of 1.5 million users  BBC · 3 days
The social network was grabbing email contacts of some new users for almost three years, it says. more
Facebook bans 12 'dangerous' British far-right groups and individuals - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The ban affects Nick Griffin and the British National Party, as well as Britain First and the English Defence League. more
Facebook bans UK far right groups and leaders  BBC · 3 days
A dozen named groups and individuals will be purged from the social network, it said. more
Facebook scraped email contacts of 1.5 million users  BBC · 3 days
The social network was grabbing email contacts of some new uses for almost three years, it says. more
Facebook Confirms It's Working on an AI-Based Voice Assistant for Its Products  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Facebook is working to develop a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon.com's Alexa, Apple's Siri and Alphabet's Google Assistant. more
Facebook Says It 'Unintentionally Uploaded' Email Contacts of 1.5 Million Users  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Facebook said it may have "unintentionally uploaded" email contacts of 1.5 million new users since May 2016. more
Facebook to join Google, Amazon in developing voice-activated assistant technology  Global News · 4 days
Facebook Inc is working to develop a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon.com Inc's Alexa, Apple Inc's Siri and Alphabet Inc's Google Assistant. more
Wonderloop’s networking app lets you swipe left on video profiles instead of pictures  TechCrunch · 4 days
There isn’t much left to be done in online networking apps. We are all familiar with professional (LinkedIn), social (Facebook), realtime (Twitter),... more
EAT Club acquires Taro to expand its corporate lunch program  TechCrunch · 4 days
EAT Club, the lunch delivery service that counts companies like Facebook, Postmates and others as customers, has acquired meal delivery service Taro. Financial terms of the deal were... more
We finally know why the Instagram founders really quit  THE VERGE · 4 days
Last year, in an effort to give shape to The Interface’s coverage area, I posted a public list... more
The artificial intelligence field is too white and too male, researchers say  THE VERGE · 5 days
The artificial intelligence industry is facing a “diversity crisis,” researchers from the AI Now Institute said in a report released today, raising key questions... more
Facebook’s Portal will now surveil your living room for half the price  TechCrunch · 5 days
No, you’re not misremembering the details from that young adult dystopian fiction you’re reading — Facebook really does sell a video chat camera adept... more
The Facebook Portal gets a huge price cut: $99 - CNET  CNET · 5 days
Just in time for Mother's Day, the controversial but widely loved video-calling smart screen is 50 percent off. Plus: Save 20 percent on Game of Thrones... more
Facebook is discontinuing P2P payments in Messenger in the UK and France on June 15  TechCrunch · 5 days
Facebook is pulling away from its ambitions to provide peer-to-peer money transfers via Messenger in Europe. Today, the... more
UK Proposes Banning Social Media 'Likes' for Children  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Britain's privacy regulator wants to stop kids from being able to "like" posts on Facebook and other social media sites as part of tough new rules it's proposing to protect children's online... more
Facebook Spotted Testing Merging of News Feed With Stories  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Facebook News Feed and Stories are currently two distinct interfaces for its over 2.2 billion monthly active users. more
Facebook Messenger’s Dark Mode setting on iOS now rolling out to everyone  9to5Mac · 6 days
Last month, Facebook rolled out a hidden Dark Mode for Messenger that could be activated by sending a moon emoji in a message for... more
Facebook Messenger's Dark Mode Feature Now Available Worldwide  MacRumors · 6 days
Facebook today activated its Dark Mode feature, which has been available as an "Easter Egg" setting since early March. According... more
Free-to-play 'Forza Street' hits PC, Android and iOS versions announced  Windows Central · 6 days
There's a new Forza game in town. Updated April 15, 2019: Forza Street is coming to Android and iOS soon. This information was revealed on Facebook by the... more
Under-18s face 'like' and 'streaks' limits on social media  BBC · 6 days
The UK's data watchdog proposes restrictions on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat among others. more
Facebook tests merging its News Feed and Stories into a single interface  THE VERGE · 6 days
Facebook is testing a radically redesigned interface for its app, which sees the News Feed and Stories feature combined into a single feed that... more
UK proposes banning kids from Facebook 'likes' and Snapchat 'streaks'  CBC · 6 days
Britain's privacy regulator wants to stop kids from being able to "like" posts on Facebook and... more
Facebook 'likes' could be turned off for UK children  Sky News · 6 days
Facebook "likes" may be turned off for UK children to ensure their safety under proposed guidelines for social media companies. more
Facebook prototypes a swipeable hybrid carousel of feed posts & Stories  TechCrunch · 6 days
Feed and Stories unite! Facebook is so eager to preempt the shift to Stories that it might even let us use the same interface of horizontally... more
Google location data tapped by law enforcement, Stratolaunch takes off video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
In today's news, police are using Google's Sensorvault for location data, the world's largest airplane takes flight and Facebook faces its third... more
UK proposes banning social media 'likes' for children  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Britain's privacy regulator wants to stop kids from being able to "like" posts on Facebook and other social media sites as part of tough new rules it's proposing to protect children's online... more
EU Countries Back Copyright Reform Targeting Google, Facebook  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Nineteen countries, including France and Germany, endorsed the revamp while Finland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland and Sweden were against. more
Under-18s face 'like' and 'streaks' bans on social media  BBC · 6 days
The UK's data watchdog proposes restrictions on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat among others. more
Facebook Ships Thousands of Oculus Touch Controllers With Easter Egg Messages by Mistake  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Nate Mitchell, Facebook head of VR product, admitted that the Easter Egg messages were shipped on controllers accidentally. more
Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram Working Again After Outages on Sunday  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Facebook and Instagram were inaccessible on Sunday morning for several hours, while messages were unable to be sent or received in WhatsApp or the Messenger app. more
Social media sites urged to remove 'like' button  Sky News · 6 days
Social media sites including Facebook may be forced to turn off the "like" function for British children, thanks to proposed guidelines for online safety.  more
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp suffer outages  BBC · 7 days
Users said the sites, and messaging service WhatsApp, were unavailable for more than three hours. more
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp back up after outage across U.S. and Europe  Global News · 7 days
All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were not loading as of early Sunday morning. more
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp outages resolved  Sky News · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp all experienced significant outages on Saturday, with users worldwide reporting issues. more
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp back up after widespread outages  CBC · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were temporarily down early Sunday. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were affected by... more
Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp were down for more than two hours  THE VERGE · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp were all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide. Facebook... more
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp down across U.S. and Europe  Global News · 1 week
All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were not loading as of early Sunday morning. more
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp experiencing widespread outages  CBC · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are down. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were not loading as of early Sunday morning. more
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp experiencing outages  Sky News · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are all experiencing outages, with users across Europe and Asia reporting issues. more
Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down for users around the world  THE VERGE · 1 week
Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide. Facebook... more
Revealed: How much Facebook spends to keep Zuckerberg safe  Sky News · 1 week
Facebook spent more than $22m (£19.4m) on Mark Zuckerberg's personal security in 2018 - more than double the amount spent the previous year, records have shown. more
EU Copyright Revamp Targeting Google, Facebook Set for Approval on Monday  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
EU lawmakers at the European Parliament gave the European Commission's proposal a thumbs up last month. more
Facebook Spent $23 Million to Keep Mark Zuckerberg Safe Last Year  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Nearly $20 million went towards security for Mark Zuckerberg and his family, up from about $9 million the year prior. more
Facebook spent more than $20m keeping Zuckerberg safe  Sky News · 1 week
Records have shown that Facebook spent more than $22m (£19.4m) on Mark Zuckerberg's personal security in 2018 - more than double the amount spent the previous year. more
Facebook mistakenly prints Oculus Touch controllers with cryptic messages - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The VR controllers will come with phrases like "Big Brother is Watching" and "The Masons were here" printed on them. more
Facebook spent $20 million last year on Zuckerberg’s personal protection  TechCrunch · 1 week
2018 was by all means a very rough year for Facebook . The company, which spent the year reeling from the Cambridge Analytica scandal and a general bubbling-up... more
Facebook names PayPal exec to board; Netflix CEO leaving  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Facebook is nominating Peggy Alford, a PayPal executive who recently served as finance chief at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, to its board of directors more
Facebook taps Peggy Alford for its board, Reed Hastings and Erskine Bowles to depart  TechCrunch · 1 week
Facebook’s board is undergoing its biggest shakeup in memory. On Friday, the company announced that Peggy Alford would be nominated... more
Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are broken, and Congress is wasting our time - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Commentary: After two days of hearings about hate speech and political censorship on the internet, we're no closer to finding... more
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