Popular messaging service WhatsApp said it would start sharing users' phone numbers with parent Facebook, marking a notable shift in its stance on privacy.
When Facebook bought WhatsApp in 2014, founder Jan Koum vowed to prote
Facebook stock has the potential to climb by more than 20 per cent over the next year given the growing advertising revenue among its platforms, according to a Barron's report on Sunday.
The social media giant, which traded at
Facebook is to let small businesses in emerging markets sell to customers for free through their Facebook pages, the social media company said on Wednesday, marking a new effort to build up potential advertisers in its fastest-growing regions.
Facebook said on Thursday it had completed a successful test flight of a solar-powered drone that it hopes will help it extend internet connectivity to every corner of the planet.
Aquila, Facebook's lightweight, high-altitude
Twitter moved swiftly to remove posts from Islamic extremists glorifying a truck attack in Nice, France, watchdog groups said Friday, in a rare round of praise for a platform that has often struggled to contain violent propaganda.
Some of the web's biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, according to two people familiar with the process.
The move is a major step forward
Facebook has signed deals worth more than $50 million with media companies and celebrities to create videos for its live-streaming service, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Facebook has signed nearly 140 deals, including with CNN
Algerian authorities have temporarily blocked access to Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites to try to stop cheats posting high school exam papers online, state media reported on Sunday.
Tens of thousands of high school
Facebook said it had changed some of the procedures for its "Trending Topics" section after a news report alleging it suppressed conservative news prompted a US Congressional demand for more transparency.
The company sai
UAE Exchange, a leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, said it has recently crossed One Million fans on its official Facebook page, making it the first ever exchange house globally to do so.