A bug in Facebook’s anti-spam algorithm has been accidentally suspending groups on the social network, sparking anger from the groups’ founders and conspiracy theories from some of their followers.
Twitter has improved its anti-harassment tools, adding the ability to report multiple abusive tweets at the same time.
Twitter stock fell more than 12% in after-hours trading after the company reported revenue of $595m on Tuesday, missing expectations. Twitter was expected to report $607.8m in revenue. Meanwhile, its earnings, which were expected to be 10 cents a share, exceeded expectations at 15 cents a share.
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.
The government are attempting to ban many popular chat Apps to "stop terrorism".
A man who tweets out random facts has amassed millions of followers and now makes half a million dollars a year running the account.
Twitter debuted longer tweets today, the latest update to the microblogging social network that has struggled to attract new users – and retain the ones it already has.
Tiny kitten plays Super Smash Bros on Wii U.
The PayPal co-founder and early investor in Facebook once gave Zuckerberg a timeless piece of advice.
Google is stepping up its defense of YouTube users who find themselves on the wrong side of a copyright claim, the tech company said on Thursday.
Half the aggressive tweets using the words slut and whore analysed by social thinktank Demos came from women and girls, research indicates.
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.