State Attorneys General Probing Instagram's Effects On KidsA group of state attorneys general are investigating Instagram, saying its parent company ignored internal research about the physical and mental health dangers it posed to young people.
Facebook Changes Its Company Name To MetaMark Zuckerberg said Facebook will change its corporate name to Meta, demoting Facebook's namesake service to being one of the company's subsidiaries.
Keller @ Large: Facebook Will Act On Misinformation When It Is Paid ToLetting the lies flow meant high engagement - and more profit, claim the critics.
Facebook Planning To Change Its Name, Report SaysFacebook is planning to rebrand itself with a new name and wants to be known for more than social media, according to a report.
Nearly All Americans Agree Rampant Spread Of Misinformation Is A Problem, Poll ShowsNinety-five percent of Americans identified misinformation as a problem when they're trying to access important information.
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back Online After Worldwide OutageFacebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were all back online Tuesday after users were unable to access the sites for several hours Monday due to a major outage.
Dedham Man Accused Of Sending Inter-Racial Couple Threatening Messages On Facebook Faces Federal ChargesProsecutors said Stephen M. DeBerardinis, 45, of Boston and Dedham, made the posts after a white woman and a Black man announced their engagement.
Markey, Trahan Call On Facebook To 'Completely Abandon' Instagram For Kids Following PauseInstagram is pressing pause on plans to develop a version of its service for kids under 13 after facing pressure from lawmakers.
Keller @ Large: Facebook Oversight Committee Upholds Ban On Donald TrumpThe group also found Facebook guilty of vagueness and inconsistency in both making and enforcing the rules that got Trump blocked.
Apple’s New Feature Will Let Users Stop Data Tracking From Apps Like FacebookA new feature from Apple requires apps to get permission from users before the apps can track their behaviors online. People who opt-out will see fewer personalized ads.
Pro-Trump Demonstration At Twitter Headquarters Appears To Be A Bust, Twitter Claims To Respect ‘People’s Right To Express Their Views’:A demonstration by supporters of President Donald Trump to protest his ban from the Twitter social media platform outside the company's San Francisco headquarters appeared to be a bust Monday morning.
Healey Joins Multistate Lawsuit Seeking To End Facebook's 'Illegal Monopoly'Healey and 47 other attorneys general sued Facebook, seeking forced divestment of its Instagram and WhatsApp messaging services.
'We Are Really At A Crisis Point For Our Democracy, Economy': Sally Hubbard On Big Tech Corporations & Book 'Monopolies Suck'Big corporations like Facebook, Amazon and Apple dominate our lives, but do they have our best intentions in mind? Sally Hubbard explains why monopolies are ruining our democracy and economy.
Facebook To Ban Holocaust Denial, Distortion PostsFacebook is banning posts that deny or distort the Holocaust, after a push by survivors around the world who targeted CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Facebook Will Let Users Opt Out Of Political AdsFacebook users will soon be able to turn off political adds.