Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Settings | Sign in


See realtime coverage

Facebook will now track everything you do - even if you aren't a member - ‎10 hours ago‎
Facebook previously only showed adverts to its members on third-party sites signed up to Audience Network and only bothered to track what users did online.

Facebook's gender divide: words

Waterloo Record - ‎5 hours ago‎
Researchers examining more than 10 million Facebook statuses across 65,000 users who opted in to having their posts analysed found that women were more inclined to use "warmer" words expressing positive emotions and referencing social relationships, ...
See realtime coverage

No, the NBA's Facebook page doesn't prove games are rigged - ‎6 hours ago‎
The NBA's official Facebook page listed the Golden State Warriors as playing the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.
See realtime coverage

Justice for Harambe: Gorilla shooting leads to Facebook rage with petition calling for 'those responsible' to be charged - ‎4 hours ago‎
The decision shoot dead a Gorilla after a child fell into his enclosure has provoked fury around the world. Harambe was shown on video with the 4-year-old child between his legs before he was shot at Cincinnati Zoo in the US.
See realtime coverage

If You Want To Know What A Woman Really Thinks, Check Facebook

Refinery29 - ‎3 hours ago‎
Researchers examined 10 million postings for the study, called "Women Are Warmer But No Less Assertive Than Men: Gender And Language On Facebook.” They looked at the words used by more than 65,000 Facebook users who gave researchers ...

No Likes for Utah Apartment Complex's Facebook Requirement

ABC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving "likes" to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease.

EastEnders star in sick revenge porn Facebook ordeal after ex-lover posted sex pictures to fan page - ‎2 hours ago‎
An EastEnders actor was subject to a sick revenge porn plot after meeting a woman on Instagram, it has been revealed. The actor - who cannot be named for legal reasons - was knowingly filmed having sex with a woman called Emilia Marcou in a hotel room ...

'Facebook 8' case shows Prayuth Chan-ocha, Thai leaders replicating Great Firewall of China

Washington Times - ‎31 minutes ago‎
BANGKOK - Free speech advocates and democracy campaigners are shrinking their Facebook footprints, encrypting their text messages and watching their tweets as Thailand's increasingly authoritarian government appears bent on creating its homegrown ...
See realtime coverage

Facebook and Microsoft to build 4000-mile underwater internet cable from US to Europe - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Apart from Facebook and Microsoft, Amazon is also a major player in this industry. Alan Mauldin, research director with telecommunications research firm TeleGeography, told USA Today, part of the cable's function will be to guarantee a dependable link.
See realtime coverage

The NBA's Official Facebook Page Reveals That The Warriors Will Win Game 7

UPROXX - ‎8 hours ago‎
In fact, the league's official Facebook page lent plenty of credence to that idea by listing some upcoming events that included Games 1 and 2 of the Finals, scheduled for Thursday and Sunday nights, to be played between the Warriors and the Cavs at ...
See realtime coverage

What Facebook Live and Periscope need is a waiting room

TechCrunch - ‎9 hours ago‎
Livestreams start boring because broadcasters don't want to begin the real action until more people have tuned in. That can take a few minutes, even with streams being rapidly distributed via push notifications, tweets, and the News Feed.
See realtime coverage

Report: ISIS Selling Sex Slaves on Facebook

Newsmax - ‎7 hours ago‎
ISIS appears to be selling captive women kept as sex slaves online in order to replenish the cash-strapped terrorists, the Washington Post reports.
See realtime coverage

Dad sent haunting last Facebook post while trapped in truck engulfed by raging flood water - ‎6 hours ago‎
A dad who died after his truck became submerged during torrential floods sent a haunting last Facebook post showing his hopeless final moments.

Mugger arrested after victim spots him on Facebook's 'people you may know' section

BGR - ‎11 hours ago‎
In a somewhat bizarre story which proves that truth is often stranger than fiction, a serial mugger in England was arrested after one of his victims spotted him under Facebook's “People you may know” section. Originally reported by the BBC, 21-year old ...
See realtime coverage

Facebook clone goes live in North Korea

The Indian Express - ‎11 hours ago‎
Shortly after being spotted online, a clone of the Facebook social network apparently set up in North Korea has been hacked.
See realtime coverage

Past Facebook comments prompt call for WA Liberal candidate Daniel Parasiliti to be dumped

ABC Online - ‎13 hours ago‎
The West Australian Opposition has called on Premier Colin Barnett to sack the Liberal Party's candidate for the state seat of Midland over offensive comments he posted on Facebook eight years ago. Daniel Parasiliti came within 24 votes of beating ...
See realtime coverage

Body of flood victim who shared haunting Facebook post found

CBS News - ‎12 hours ago‎
HOUSTON - The body of a National Guardsman who had gone missing after a haunting Facebook post was found downstream from where his overturned truck had been located earlier.
See realtime coverage

Facebook begins tracking non-users around the internet

The Verge - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Facebook will now display ads to web users who are not members of its social network, the company announced Thursday, in a bid to significantly expand its online ad network.
See realtime coverage

The US media has more reason than ever to be worried about Facebook

Quartz - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Facebook's influential “trending” news feed has gone through the wringer lately. After being accused of being far less organic than the public was led to believe; politicians, media outlets, and users have questioned the ethics of Facebook's pseudo ...
See realtime coverage

Shell's job losses now equal Facebook's entire payroll

USA TODAY - ‎11 hours ago‎
Royal Dutch Shell announced that it would eliminate another 2,200 positions, which means that its total job losses is roughly equivalent to the entire payroll of the tech giant Facebook. By the end of 2016, Shell will have slashed 12,500 positions, a ...