There aren’t many second acts in the digital world, but Myspace seems to be making a comeback.
Facebook tracks the web browsing of everyone who visits a page on its site even if the user does not have an account or has explicitly opted out of tracking in the EU, extensive research commissioned by the Belgian data protection agency has revealed.
Welcome to this week’s best Android apps roundup. As ever, prices are correct at the time of writing, and (Free + IAP) means the app is freemium and uses in-app purchases.
The European Commission has warned EU citizens that they should close their Facebook accounts if they want to keep information private from US security services, finding that current Safe Harbour legislation does not protect citizen’s data.
Facebook opened up its Messenger app to developers on Wednesday, making way for new applications like video chat, gifs and audio services on its system.
Social media companies are evolving fast. Gone are the days of just chatting to friends and uploading photos; now, the tech giants want to offer everything from payment services, music streaming - and even news.
For the first time Facebook's developer conference will be two days instead of one, with more than 2,000 developers coming in from around the world.
When technology companies start venture capital arms, it's typically because they have massive balance sheets and need to find productive ways to put idle cash to work.
Mobile internet army, prepare to lift up your virtual pitchforks once more: Twitter is the latest social network to test videos that play automatically in its mobile apps.
Instagram has launched a new spin-off app, Layout, to help people create collages of their images before sharing them on social networks.
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 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.