A new Facebook feature that quickly displays news stories shared by friends at the leading social network arrived on iPhones on Tuesday and was heading for Android-powered devices.
Disappearing messaging platform Snapchat is winding down its own channel for original content called Snap Channel, with layoffs potentially affecting about a dozen people, although they could be rehired in other roles.
Facebook said on Tuesday it is testing an array of features aimed at getting people to watch more videos at the leading social network.
Facebook said Monday that it will begin testing a shopping tab for its mobile app as it works to ramp up advertising and online commerce offerings.
Technology giants including Apple, Facebook, Snapchat and now Google want to take charge of how we get and see news on our phones.
US tech giants are turning to the news in their competition for mobile users, developing new, faster ways to deliver content, but the benefits for struggling media outlets remain unclear.
News Corp. said Thursday it was selling its money-losing education unit Amplify to a management team supported by private investors.
A series of promotional tweets for the latest "Call of Duty" video game came under some criticism because they described a terrorist attack with no immediate disclaimers stating that they were fictional.
For years social scientists have grappled with the question of why men receive far more media coverage than women, and now a new study reveals the answer.
A majority of Millennials regularly got paid news content in the last year, whether paid for by themselves or someone else, according to a new study conducted by the Media Insight Project, a collaboration between the American ...