Facebook could be preparing to take on Twitter at its own game, with a standalone news application for mobile phones.
Tinder has reacted poorly to being heralded as the harbinger of the “dating apocalypse” in Vanity Fair magazine, going on a defensive rampage on social media.
The FDA issued a warning letter to a pharmaceutical company after Kim Kardashian posted a promotional selfie with one of its drugs.
Google, Facebook, Twitter and Yahoo have accused US film studios of attempting to resurrect the Stop Online Piracy Act (Sopa), which was defeated in Congress in 2012.
A study released by Facebook says users are ditching "laugh out loud" in favor of other laughter expressions.
The National Football League will distribute about 100 clips a week on Twitter, including highlights and instant replays — about twice the content the NFL distributed in its previous deal with the social network.
Twitter co-founder and interim CEO Jack Dorsey has purchased 31,627 shares of Twitter, an SEC filing says. The stock was priced at $27.67, according to the filing, making the purchase price of $875,021.
Facebook has been urged to tighten its privacy settings after a software engineer was able to harvest data about thousands of users – simply by guessing their mobile numbers.
With a nearly 2 percent dip Friday, Twitter shares closed at their third straight record low, amid reports that the microblogging site's founder may depart its board in a bid to restore investor confidence.
Social news site Reddit has banned six forums, or “subreddits”, that form the core of its white-supremacist community.
With Twitter's quarterly earnings report out on Tuesday, Wall Street wants to see if the social media company can reignite user growth.
When a 16-year-old student at a San Diego high school uploaded a 10-second video to Snapchat of another student seemingly masturbating in a restroom stall, he thought he’d get a laugh from his peers. The video, shot on a smartphone, was posted to Snapchat stories and disappeared 24 hours later, but not before it went viral around the school.