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.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced that he plans to invite “leading conservatives and people from across the political spectrum” to talk with him about accusations of political bias at the social media company.
Almost a year after it came out in the US, Facebook is releasing its facial recognition-powered photo app Moments in Europe.
Facebook will sponsor the Republican and Democratic national conventions this summer providing “financial and other support” – despite pressure from progressive organizations and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s own veiled criticisms of presumptive Republican candidate Donald Trump’s anti-immigration rhetoric.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg didn’t even begin to learn programming until he got a tutor at 11 years old – so he may have met his match in a 10-year-old Finnish schoolboy who has received a $10,000 bounty from Facebook after finding a vulnerability in Instagram’s code.
Have you heard? Apps are dead: chatbots are the new apps. And they will soon be doing everything, from taking your pizza orders to scheduling your meetings. This is the future and it’s going to be terrible.
Facebook took the occasion of positive first quarter results to announce a plan to consolidate power within the company with CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg.
Instagram is overhauling its feed with a new personalized algorithm that means, in theory, that users will be subjected to fewer boring sunsets from random acquaintances, and more critical updates from celebrities (and close friends and family.)
Facebook executives said there's a natural fit for brands in the What's App and Facebook Messenger apps.
Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive of Facebook, turns 30 on Wednesday. But as its founder notches up another decade, is the social networking site he has been running for 10 years maturing with him?
The social media platform's ads are too expensive and not effective at what they do, experts said.
YouTube games channels have become one of the most popular categories on Google’s online video site, with the 100 biggest notching up nearly 4.4bn video views in September alone.
Video and image-based social media continues to increase in popularity among teens, according to a new Piper Jaffray report.
Someone working on the latest Star Wars production has been naughty and released a few concept images.
A new study ranks the most boastful states of social media users as coming from California, with the most modest being from Utah.
Facebook has decided to allow users to share an iconic Vietnam war photo featuring a naked girl after CEO Mark Zuckerberg was accused of abusing his power when the social media company censored the image.
With millions of apps available on your mobile phone, it can be difficult to decide which ones are useful and functional on a day-to-day basis. Which apps are so essential that everyone should download them?
Jack Dorsey says he does not have a problem wearing two hats, because the functions of both companies that he co-founded are "foundational."
"If a part-time CEO makes sense, then so does a part-time CFO, part-time chief technology officer," Bill Miller said.
Twitter could cut as many as 300 jobs, or about 8 percent of its workforce, as soon as this week, Bloomberg has reported.