Tweets about political topics that include moral and emotional language are more likely to spread within the ideological networks of the sender, a team of researchers has found. Its study, which examined Twitter messages ...
At Facebook, mere "sharing" is getting old. Finding deeper meaning in online communities is the next big thing.
A German court on Wednesday backed online giant Facebook in its battle to reject a demand by the parents of a dead teenage girl for access to her account.
On a traffic island in a country town, young Cubans are doing what most of their compatriots cannot: surfing an online social network.
Children who spend more time social networking online feel less happy with a number of different aspects of their lives, according to new research by the University of Sheffield.
The rise of fake news has dominated the world of politics since the last U.S. election cycle. But fake news is not at all new in the world of science, notes University of Wisconsin-Madison Life Sciences Communication Professor ...
As online social networks grow, it gets easier to turn our own social circles into echo chambers of the like-minded or heated debates across ideological divides, as we please. In a working group happening now, SFI researchers ...
Facebook on Monday began testing a live audio streaming service that will let people essentially broadcast radio-style on the leading online social network.
Facebook on Wednesday delivered another blockbuster earnings performance, showing solid growth in mobile ad revenues as the social network expands into new services.
Facebook on Friday said that it will begin allowing more graphic or potentially disturbing newsworthy posts to be shared at the leading online social network.