Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg has explained why the company made the controversial decision to pay for its female employees to freeze their eggs in an interview in which she called on more companies to offer family-friendly perks. “Right now work does not work for parents,” she said.
Facebook videos were being watched more than 1bn times a day at the peak of the ice bucket challenge craze in the summer of 2014. Six months on, that figure has quadrupled to 4bn daily views.
Most of Twitter’s senior executives did not use the social network before they joined the company and barely use it now, new analysis has found.
Ten years ago Thursday, an 18-second clip uploaded by YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim titled "Me at the zoo" became the site's very first video.
Facebook is rolling out the latest change to its news feed algorithm, tipping its emphasis back towards status updates, photos, videos and links posted by friends on the social network.
Facebook shares crashed in after-hours trading on Wednesday as the social media company narrowly missed Wall Street’s expectations.
Snapchat is using its own app to hint to employees of rival firms that they should leave their jobs and work in Los Angeles with the social network.
The likes of Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea aren't just struggling on the pitch in Europe, they're also falling behind online too.
WhatsApp's breakneck growth has apparently hit a new milestone.
Snapchat is raising about $200 million in a financing round that may put the social media platform's valuation as high as $22.7 billion, TechCrunch reported, citing sources.
Facebook has denied allegations that the team responsible for its trending topics section deliberately suppressed conservative views – but says it will improve the feature.
If the founders of a new face recognition app get their way, anonymity in public could soon be a thing of the past. FindFace, launched two months ago and currently taking Russia by storm, allows users to photograph people in a crowd and work out their identities, with 70% reliability.