Mark Zuckerberg's focus on live video has turned the social network into a destination of the political stage.
I spend a significant portion of my day swapping between messaging apps: Slack for work, Facebook Messenger for friends in the US and WhatsApp for friends abroad. It can be frustrating at times, but at this point, it's simply part of my routine. Show More Summary
Anyone who starts a job at Facebook-owned virtual reality company Oculus is given a copy of Ernest Cline's dystopian science fiction bestseller, "Ready Player One." The book, published in 2011, takes place in 2044, when the world is a dismal place and people spend most of their social time inside a virtual world called Oasis. Show More Summary
As you’ve no doubt been informed via your friends’ panicky Facebook posts, discounted gas station novelty T-shirt Donald Trump has surged over Hillary Clinton in recent polls, placing him within incoherent shouting distance of the White House. Show More Summary
When you are Facebook, one of the world's best places to work, you get to hire from the best and the brightest. But hiring smart, hard working people is only part of the battle. To keep them sticking around, Facebook needs to keep them...Show More Summary
CANNES - Marketing veteran Jordan Bitterman sees a "flight to safety" delivering advertiser dollars to places like Facebook and Google as marketers try to avoid ad fraud and other problems within the digisphere. He believes this, inShow More Summary
Facebook’s importance as a place for sports streaming is continuing to grow. There have been plenty of broadcasts on Facebook Live before, from MLB teams doing behind-the-scenes content to an unexpected ACC lacrosse championship broadcast,...Show More Summary
The first full-scale test flight has taken place of Facebook’s solar-powered Aquila plane, designed to deliver internet access to remote areas of the world. Facebook’s Connectivity Lab carried out a 90-minute high-altitude test of its unmanned aircraft over Yuma, Arizona, on June 28. Show More Summary
[GIF: CL Terry | Facebook] These are not official GIFs. They were made by Australian animator CL Terry, and they are terrific. Read more...
An Indian politician is in the midst of a controversy for shooting a Facebook Live video that shows him entering the country's Parliament in New Delhi, revealing the security measures in place. SEE ALSO: Facebook's live videos can now...Show More Summary
Something I’ve heard a lot from both parents and non-parents over the years is that the world is now a far more dangerous place and poses an increased threat to children’s safety compared to decades past. If those people are referring to an increased … More » STFU Parents: How NOT to be a Paranoid Parent on Facebook is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Credit Facebook has been a great communication channel, a perfect media newsroom, an ideal publishing platform and an amazing place for connecting with friends. But now it is great for so much more. Within the last few weeks Facebook...Show More Summary
New research funded by Facebook suggests that a new development in laser-receiving technology could bring internet access to more places.
Workplace chatrooms like Slack have become a place to talk about politics and feelings, but why do we all feel so comfortable using them? Last week a friend on Facebook wrote about a personal quandary: She had posted a link to something...Show More Summary
An Oregon police officer who joked on Facebook about violence against Black Lives Matter protesters was placed on leave Thursday.
Tom Brady announced that he’s done fighting Deflategate today in a post on Facebook. The internet is usually a terrible place, but in (...)
Facebook's role as a distributor of the news is well established. Now, it's becoming the place where news happens. Margaret Sullivan, media columnist for the Washington Post, doesn't think the company is ready to take on that role. "I...Show More Summary
Here we look at why, as in independent musician, Twitter can often be a better starting place than Facebook when it comes to DIY online promotion, owing to its easy accessibility and, unlike Facebook, a notable lack of paywalls. ___________________________ Guest Post by Daniel Hartnett on CD Baby's DIY Musician...
Facebook Messenger isn't the first place you think of for hotel deals, but that's about to change.
Experts assembled by the author David McCullough and the filmmaker Ken Burns are speaking with alarm on Facebook about the presidential candidate’s place in American history.