Facebook announced Thursday that the number of people using its Messenger application monthly has shot past 800 million, with more features on the way to win even more fans.
A program that had been giving free basic Internet services to over three million Egyptians was shut down on Wednesday, social media site Facebook said.
Naquela Wright's life took an unexpected turn when she lost her eyesight as a teenager, but even when her world became immersed in darkness, the New Jersey resident didn't want to quit social media.
Facebook went on the offensive Wednesday in an escalating row with Indian authorities over a controversial initiative which the social network says is aimed at widening online access in the developing world.
What drives you to Facebook? News? Games? Feedback on your posts? The chance to meet new friends?
The latest iPhones come with the ability to turn still images into video—just like magic—but sharing options had been limited to other Apple apps.
It's been shown that the use of social media comes with pros and cons: increased social connection and enhanced commitment in relationships, but also increased depression and decline in well-being.
Facebook is trying to make it easier to send photos as the holiday season's picture-taking frenzy escalates with the arrival of Christmas and New Year's Eve.
A Facebook service that provides reviews of local businesses popped up on the Internet on Tuesday, and shares in crowd-sourced reviews star Yelp dropped.
Facebook on Tuesday modified a "real names" policy once protested by drag queen performers, the gay community, abuse victims and others.