Hackers gained entry to Facebook’s internal corporate network for several months, with access to hundreds of the social network’s employee usernames and passwords.
It’s late afternoon on a blustery spring day on the waterfront at San Francisco’s Fort Mason, a former military base that’s now hired out for corporate functions.
Social media has changed the way that we think about friends.
Facebook is considering the introduction of a virtual “tip jar”, so users can tip small amounts of money to the pages and people they like most.
Snapchat is facing criticism for introducing a Bob Marley filter to its app which pastes the late singer’s face over the user’s, adding cartoon dreadlocks and a cap.
Britain's Royal Family is looking for a social media editor, or so-called head of digital engagement, who will find "new ways to maintain The Queen's presence in the public eye and on the world stage."
If bots are the new apps, we’re in for a bombardment of spam that could force you into blocking brands, bots and services, if Facebook’s new chatbots are anything to go by.
Facebook’s (mostly) annual developer event in San Francisco has been running since 2007.
Instant messaging service WhatsApp is seeking to reassure its users about their privacy by encrypting all messages sent via its app.
Facebook on Wednesday posted quarterly earnings and revenue that blew away analyst estimates, easily crushing Wall Street's predictions for its ad business.
Instagram has introduced a feature that allows users to block abusive or offensive comments on photos.
Boris sees it as a good opportunity but be wary of squatters
A new book takes a look at Facebook's innovation culture and offers readers and entrepreneurs lessons they can learn from the company and its CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg.
There's a thriving black market around the sale of Twitter followers, retweets and favorites. Social media consultants promise you digital fame. But buyer beware.
Ouch! Below the belt ?
I am not sure what a low-key billionaire is supposed to look like, but I’m certain that’s the look Jack Dorsey was aiming for when he opened Twitter’s developer conference last month.
Internet dating has certainly taken a new technological turn and is migrating from desktop to smartphone.
In 2015, Sean Percival is a partner at Silicon Valley seed accelerator 500 Startups, but from 2009 to 2011, he was working at MySpace as its vice president of online marketing – just as the social network lost its crown to Facebook.
Market research company eMarketer believes Snapchat ads will make up 2 percent of all social media ad spend in 2017.
Over drinks at a conference in Gothenburg in 2010, our small group of privacy academics were discussing the idea that we had so little access into Zuckerberg’s life and ideas compared to the access he had into everyone else’s.
The Facebook co-founder and CEO describes three qualities of people who make it to the top.