Mike Pence might be running to be vice president of the United States — but he's desperate to show us he's just a regular guy. On Tuesday, CNN produced a Facebook Live video of Pence getting his hair cut at Henry Jones' barbershop in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Show More Summary
Today's Facebook Live election broadcast about Trump's health, Wikileaks outing a gay man, and the NYT hack.
Facebook, Twitter report spike in interactions, while broadcast viewers fall.
Over the weekend we reported that just days after the Fed's launched its first Facebook page last Thursday, in an attempt to mollify the masses with this odd public relations gambit in which the Fed tried to pass off as "one of the people", the result was... Show More Summary
Facebook knows more about you than you do. And now, it is easy to find out how Facebook has categorized you — as very liberal or very conservative, or somewhere in between. Try this (it works best on your desktop computer): Go to facebook.com/ads/preferences on your browser. (You may have to log in to Facebook [...]
The perfect way to show off your dairy fetish Well here's something: I was offline for most of today and I open Facebook and THIS, cheese nails, is the first thing I see. Burn it down. pic.twitter.com/OxNS6ak1Ax — Maya Kosoff (@mekosoff) August 23, 2016 Revelist has stumbled upon a trend that's being called "cheese nails," for obvious reasons. Show More Summary
Two Idaho women were arrested on child endangerment charges this week after a video reportedly posted on Facebook appeared to show four adults smoking pot in a room with child, at one point blowing smoke into the boy’s face. According...Show More Summary
Facebook has a new app that's for teens only. The app, which is called Lifestage, was quietly released last Friday afternoon in the App Store. It was designed by 19-year-old Facebook employee Michael Sayman and looks eerily similar to...Show More Summary
You know that Margaret Mead quote that half your friends have below their email signature line: The one about how a small group of thoughtful committed citizens are the only way to change the world? It has become a bit of a cliché but when it comes to keeping gun sales off of Facebook, it's not only theoretically but actually true. Show More Summary
CNET takes a look at how Facebook decides when a controversial post should get taken down
Seasoned travelers CiCi Wu and Clement Ng wanted their engagement shoot to be filled with adventure and natural beauty. So they packed their bags and flew to Iceland. And the pictures ? which were posted to Facebook in May but recently...Show More Summary
Finding out the political opinions of your family, friends, and acquaintances has to be one of the worst things about Facebook—unless you're Facebook. As they do with everything else about you and the things you like and share, Facebook is using your political opinions to target ads and help them keep making tons of money.
According to a post I once saw on Facebook, idly scrolling through the News Feed accounts for two-thirds of all wasted time for American office workers. Well, Facebooking at work is about to get a little more dangerous, as the social network is starting to trial autoplaying videos with sound. Show More Summary
U.S. Senator Edward Markey urged Facebook on Tuesday to do more to enforce its ban on gun sales, after releasing the social media giant's response to his formal inquiry last month. Facebook's response did little to address Markey's questions, and instead focused on evolution of its firearms policy that, as FORBES has previously reported, has been ineffective.
SILICON VALLEY — Google, Facebook and Twitter lashed out on Monday against a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposal that would ask foreign visitors to reveal their usernames on social media accounts. The DHS is considering whether to ask travelers arriving in the U.S. Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Facebook is rolling out a standalone social app exclusively for teenage users called Lifestage. Michael Sayman, 19-year old product manager at Menlo Park-based Facebook, said in an announcement over the social network...Show More Summary