Tag: Facebook

Facebook investors want Mark Zuckerberg to resign: Report

San Francisco: Facebook investors have increased pressure on Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to step down after a New York…

Steep rise in government data requests from India in 2018 first half: Facebook

New Delhi: Facebook has recorded 16,580 data requests from the Indian government in the first six months of 2018 --…

Independent body to moderate content at Facebook

San Francisco: Facebook will establish an independent body next year to oversee user appeals of content, thereby admitting that it…

We disagree with Apple but Android use purely on merit: Facebook

San Francisco: Dismissing a media report that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered his management team to use only Android phones…

Facebook denies it knew of Russian activity as early as spring of 2016

San Francisco: Facebook on Thursday denied The New York Times report that suggested that the social network was aware of…

Employee morale hits the all-time low at Facebook

San Francisco: The moral of employees at Facebook has hit an all-time low as the social network giant grapples with…

Facebook blocks more accounts for malicious activities

San Francisco: The Facebook crackdown on accounts engaged in "coordinated inauthentic behaviour" on its platform and on Instagram continues. "Combined…

Facebook agrees to work with French regulators on hate speech

Paris: In a first, Facebook has agreed to allow French regulators to monitor what steps the social networking giant is…

Facebook agrees to work with French regulators on hate speech

Paris: In a first, Facebook has agreed to allow French regulators to monitor what steps the social networking giant is…

Facebook fired Oculus co-founder for supporting Trump

Washington: Facebook's firing of Oculus VR co-founder Palmer Luckey last year was reportedly on the grounds of him supporting US…

Facebook coaxing teenage girls to befriend middle-aged men: Report

London: Facebook is encouraging grooming by offering teenage girls middle-aged men as 'friend suggestions', the media reported. Teenage girls, as…

Facebook to make arbitration for harassment claims optional

San Francisco: Following Google's footsteps, Facebook is also planning to do away with its policy of requiring employees to settle…

Facebook quietly rolls out short-format video app ‘Lasso’

San Francisco: Facebook has launched a video app "Lasso" that enables users to make and share short-format videos with filters…

Removed 14 mn terror-related content so far: Facebook

San Francisco: Facebook has removed more than 14 million "pieces of terrorist content" on its platform till September this year…

The perils of social media

Washington: We have come across the harmful effects of social media umpteen number of times. A recent study has concluded…

Facebook brings dating service test to Canada, Thailand

San Francisco: Keeping in line with its aim to take on mobile dating apps such as Tinder and Bumble, Facebook…

Facebook postpones political ad transparency feature for UK

London: Facebook is delaying the planned launch of its political ads transparency feature in Britain that requires advertisers to disclose…

Facebook Messenger planning ‘delete’ feature for sent messages

San Francisco: Facebook is planning to roll out a new update to Messenger that will allow users to delete sent…

Facebook India rolls out ‘Diwali Story’ feature

New Delhi: Adding to its "Holiday Stories" edition Facebook on Wednesday rolled out a special Diwali "Story" feature exclusively to…

Facebook, Twitter fight misinformation on US Election Day

Washington: Social networking platforms Facebook and Twitter were busy battling misinformation and fake news as the US voted in the…