US President Barack Obama got an exceptional spike of more than one million "likes" on Facebook this week in his battle with Republican Mitt Romney in the social media space, a monitoring site showed.
As investors agonize over Facebook's future, the online social network used by a seventh of the world's population isn't forgetting the importance of play.
A vest developed in Massachusetts Institute of Technology lets Facebook users hug one another no matter how far apart they are.
Fresh from passing the billion-member mark, Facebook was letting members in the United States pay seven dollars each to have personal posts given priority in feeds seen by their friends.
(AP)—Facebook has long declared that it's "free and always will be." And it still is—unless you want more friends to see what you have to say.
A voice calls application called MindMeld to be available this month promises to know what iPad users want before they do.
Facebook is rolling out a service called Gifts which, as its name suggests, lets users send chocolate, coffee, socks and other real-life presents to one another.
(AP)—Comcast Corp. and its NBCUniversal subsidiary are taking a stake in zeebox, the maker of a so-called "second screen" app that people can fiddle with on mobile devices while they watch TV.
More than 900 million people worldwide are active users of the social networking site Facebook, and it is estimated that as many as one-third report using Facebook to check on the activities of former romantic partners. The ...
A single Facebook message on a congressional election day in 2010 prompted about a third of a million more Americans to cast their vote, scientists said on Wednesday.