Facebook’s Zuckerberg Criticises TikTok for Censoring Protesters

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday attacked the rapidly growing Chinese short-video app, saying it censored political protest, including in the United States. While delivering an address on free speech at Georgetown... Read more »

Facebook Eases Ad Policies for Blockchain, Cryptocurrency Products

As part of its updated advertising policies, social networking giant Facebook has decided to lift some restrictions that it imposed on the circulation of cryptocurrency products and services on its platform. Last... Read more »

Facebook Year in Review 2016 Reveals India and Global Trends

Facebook has shared its year-end review for 2016, showcasing the “moments, events, and trends” that bathed in the most limelight this year, both for India and the globe. With its ongoing shift... Read more »

Facebook Lifestage App for Video-Loving Teenagers Now Available on Android

Back in August, Facebook launched an iOS app named Lifestage, which was aimed specifically at teenagers and allowed them to share video clips with others. Even though the app was made available... Read more »

Facebook Testing Snapchat-Like Camera Effects and Masks

In yet another attempt to take on photo sharing mobile service Snapchat, Facebook is testing photo effects and masks into its main camera app for stills and videos that disappear after 24... Read more »

German Prosecutors Probe Facebook Hate Incitement Claim

German prosecutors said Monday they have launched a preliminary investigation after receiving a complaint alleging that top Facebook bosses including founder Mark Zuckerberg are condoning hate speech on the online social network.... Read more »

Facebook Takes on LinkedIn With New Job Opening Features

Facebook Inc said on Monday, it was testing a feature that would let page administrators create job postings and receive applications from candidates, a move that could pressure LinkedIn Corp’s recruiting business.... Read more »

2016 Election: Facebook Partners With News Outlets for Live Video Blitz

Facebook said on Monday it would partner with 50 broadcast stations, print and online publications for a 2016 Election Day live video blitz, as the social media company aims to build on the... Read more »

Facebook Agrees to Suspend Using WhatsApp Users’ Data, UK Privacy Watchdog Says

Britain’s privacy watchdog said on Monday that Facebook has agreed to suspend using data from UK users of its WhatsApp messaging app for advertisements or product-improvement purposes after the watchdog said consumers... Read more »

Facebook Testing Snapchat-Like Camera Effects and Masks

In yet another attempt to take on photo sharing mobile service Snapchat, Facebook is testing photo effects and masks into its main camera app for stills and videos that disappear after 24... Read more »