Facebook announced on Friday that news isn't disappearing from your News Feed, but the social network is placing quite the heavy hand on what it decides to show you. SEE ALSO: Facebook became your news diet. Now, it's going to serveShow More Summary
Facebook has placed a great deal of emphasis on Facebook Live and groups in recent months, and the newest feature it is testing combines the two. Vice president of product Fidji Simo announced in a Facebook post that the social network started testing a feature "with a handful of groups" Wednesday called Watch Party. Watch...
Congratulations! You've taken the real estate plunge and bought a place of your very own. It's a scary time, but also a really exciting time. I bet you can't wait to share the good news on Facebook. But wait — before you do, we have some advice for when and how to use social media responsibly while you bask in that new homeowner glow. READ MORE »
Facebook users contacted by Business Insider on Saturday said the posts they were seeing in their news feeds were mostly from friends or family members; they saw relatively few posts from organizations or people they follow. Some said...Show More Summary
Facebook faces complex questions over its prioritization of “meaningful” content in the News Feed, including whether people want that kind of content in the first place.
A group of shareholders on Thursday demanded that Facebook and Twitter disclose more information about sexual harassment, fake news, hate speech and other forms of abuse that take place on the companies’ platforms. The shareholder resolution by the New York State Comptroller's office, which operates the state’s pension fund, and Arjuna Capital, a Boston-based boutique […]
The Internet can be a very strange place. Also, a very cruel and misguided place. And Jacob Roloff is finding this out the hard way. Earlier this week, Audrey Roloff shared a seemingly harmless video on her Facebook page. Not just harmless,...Show More Summary
In my off time, as a mom and a physician, I spend a decent amount of time lurking in a rather strange environment, even for the internet. A place so filled with anxiety, stories of ill-chosen spouses and little glimpses of unbridled joy, that you’d think you were somehow inside a taping of the Real […]
Representatives from platforms thought to include Google, Facebook and Twitter will meet with five EU Commissioners today to discuss progress in tackling the spread of illegal content online. While focus is being placed on terroristShow More Summary
Facebook executives may be hitting “like” on this story. The social-media site has been named the best place to work among U.S. large employers, with the ranking based entirely on employee feedback. Free meals and snacks On-site health...Show More Summary
Post by Jordyn Smith. In addition to being a place where you go to share cute photos of your kids and pass around relatable mom memes, Facebook has been used to do some pretty amazing things. Parents everywhere are using the social media platform to keep other parents in the know about possible dangers and threats to their children. Show More Summary
You see this technique a lot in graphics on Twitter and on Facebook — it’s where you create an image and place it so it looks like its inside an iPhone or iPad screen (or any screen for that matter – laptop, TV, you name it). What’sShow More Summary
A Propublica investigation (ed: I am an annual donor to Propublica and urge you to support their work) found dozens of companies who placed help wanted ads on Facebook that used ad-targeting to exclude older workers, a practice that an employment law specialist called "blatantly unlawful." (more…)
Amazon, T-Mobile and hundreds of companies and employment agencies are being sued for age discrimination for placing recruiting ads on Facebook that target younger workers.
A few weeks ago, Verizon placed an ad on Facebook to recruit applicants for a unit focused on financial planning and analysis. The ad showed a smiling, millennial-aged woman seated at a computer and promised that new hires could look forward to a rewarding career in which they would be “more...
Back in the '00s, Facebook was the place to be — if you liked the idea of having friends but also didn't want to leave your house. That has since changed, as has been evident by Facebook's desperate attempts to re-engage the fellowShow More Summary
Facebook is tearing down another wall this week as the company has revealed a new feature that will automatically let users know when they appear in a photo or video... even if they weren't actually tagged in the first place. Using facial...Show More Summary
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A gay group kiss that took place at Carnatal in Natal in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil has gone viral on Facebook, racking up more than a million views. Why? Well, people are horny and they want to see handsome men making out with e… Read The post Four-Way Brazilian Gay Kiss Goes Viral: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
This stand up performance of Chris D’Elia took place at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal, Quebec, in 2012. SUBSCRIBE For More Stand Up: http://bit.ly/1ShFiDP J4L on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1qbX9p0 J4L on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1RG2uuI...Show More Summary