The Russian government’s technology and internet watchdog is threatening to block Reddit across the country if it does not remove a thread dedicated to growing cannabis.
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.
Did Facebook jump the shark once parents and other "old" people got on it? Drexel University student Josh Weiss weighs in.
It’s a smaller world after all: Facebook has challenged the conventional wisdom that there are six degrees of separation between everyone on the planet.
Twitter has improved its anti-harassment tools, adding the ability to report multiple abusive tweets at the same time.
As Instagram tries to make money, it finds itself in some ways competing with its own users for ad dollars.
Friends Reunited was a pioneer of social networking when it launched in 2000, but on Monday founder Steve Pankhurst announced its closure.
Apple has bought the social media analysis company Topsy, in a deal reportedly worth $200m.
Brand new social networking site Ello - touted as the ad-free alternative to Facebook - is confident that its promise of a non-intrusive social network will be sustainable.
Instagram is projected to surpass Twitter as a marketing platform in 2017, according to an eMarketer study. Should Twitter be worried?
Each character will cost £10.99 and the first set is made up of twelve figures ranging from Mario, Link, Pikachu and more.
The rumours are true: Twitter is going to stop counting photos and videos in its 140-character limit.
The luxury residence of Mark Zuckerberg is set for an overhaul, with plans to downsize surrounding houses amid concerns of privacy on the part of the Facebook CEO.
Revenues for Spotify, the world’s biggest music streaming service, surged 80% last year to nearly €2bn £1.5bn, but losses widened as it invested heavily amid tough competition from the likes of Apple Music and Tidal.