Their talents range from comedy to gaming and from singing to playing pranks, often captured with nothing more than a handheld camera. But YouTubers are at the vanguard of an industry worth tens of millions of pounds.
Google, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft have pledged to work together to identify and remove extremist content on their platforms through an information-sharing initiative.
On Arianna Huffington's new site Thrive, the Facebook COO encourages bosses to keep workers well-rested.
Facebook needs to invest in more than just censorship tools if it hopes to lift a seven-year ban in China, experts say, amid a tightening space for foreign technology companies in the world’s most populous nation.
In the wake of the US presidential election, almost everyone agrees that misinformation is a problem.
Facebook has developed censorship software in an effort to get China to lift its seven-year ban on the world’s largest social network, according to reports.
The Twitter account of the social media service's CEO Jack Dorsey was briefly suspended on Tuesday evening before coming back online.
Pope Francis was probably not dwelling on the myriad uses and abuses of social media when he called for a “bruised, dirty and hurting” Roman Catholic church that would more closely resemble the flawed 21st-century world to which it ministers.
The social media giant has found itself at the center of the debate on misinformation on the internet.
What if Twitter ends up letting you make 10,000-character tweets? Well, why not?
Another week, another Twitter acquisition rumor – and another spike in the company’s stock.
Twitter lost users in the last three months, the company said on Wednesday, and the news sent share prices into a nosedive.
Venture capitalist Chris Sacca tells CNBC Twitter can fit nicely with many of the potential bidders being tossed around.
A hoax Facebook status threatening that the company is about to reveal all of your private photos and messages has resurfaced again.
Twitter might have finally found some motivation to deal with its troll problem. Three and a half billion motivations, really.
Manchester United legend Edwin van der Sar unwittingly helped an Arsenal fake dupe Piers Morgan into believing that former Arsenal striker Dennis Bergkamp joined Twitter last weekend.
Queens Park Rangers' planned Q&A with manager Harry Redknapp, former boss of Tottenham, West Ham and Southampton, was sabotaged by Twitter users on Thursday afternoon.
A journalist was temporarily banned from Facebook after a post in which he called Trump supporters “a nasty fascistic lot”, in the latest example of the social media platform’s censorship of journalists.
Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, appears to have finally conceded that the social network is a media company, just not a “traditional media company”.
Twitter is "toast" as a company and the stock is not even worth $10, according to a research note published Tuesday, following the departure of another top executive at the social media service.
Twitter chief technology officer Adam Messinger has decided to leave the company and "take some time off," he tweeted on Tuesday.