Instagram Now Monitoring Drug Hashtags

Instagram Now Monitoring Drug Hashtags

Last week some Instagram users probably noticed a degree in drug-related hashtags on the platform. Facebook took the step in actively removing the hashtags such as #oxycotin and ...
Steve Wozniak Deactivates His Facebook Account

Steve Wozniak Deactivates His Facebook Account

Co-founder of Apple, Steve Wozniak, made news when he opted to deactivate his Facebook account. When it came to his social media presence he split it between Twitter and Facebook ...
Facebook Makes Changes to Deal With "Issue Ads"

Facebook Makes Changes to Deal With “Issue Ads”

Facebook has several problems and its actively dealing with them. Sometimes actively and often very late. One of the issues its dealing has its roots in election interference. In ...
Facebook Uses "Disputed" Tag For Fake News

Facebook Uses “Disputed” Tag For Fake News

Facebook and its issue with fake news articles misinformation is an ongoing battle. The easiest solution would be to restrict these articles’ reach in a news feed. Facebook’s approach ...
Facebook Has Glowing Q4 2016 and Nears 2 Billion Users

Facebook Has Glowing Q4 2016 and Nears 2 Billion Users

Facebook had another successful fourth quarter according to the company’s earnings report and the numbers don’t lie. The company reported $3.56 billion in profit and $8.8 billion ...
Facebook Now Supports Security Keys For Two-Factor Authentication

Facebook Now Supports Security Keys For Two-Factor Authentication

Photo Credit: downloadsource.fr/Flickr CC BY 2.0 Facebook users will have an added measure of protection with security keys and NFC. Users will use security keys with the platform’s ...
Facebook-WhatsApp Acquisition Information Challenged By EU Commission

Facebook-WhatsApp Acquisition Information Challenged By EU Commission

The European Commission—the regulatory bane of many a tech company for many reasons—recently hit Facebook with accusations of giving false information during its bid to purchase ...
Facebook Using Open Surveys To Assist In News Feed Clean Up

Facebook Using Open Surveys To Assist In News Feed Clean Up

In its current battle to deal with fake news on its platform, Facebook is asking for users to rate article quality. So far there has been evidence of the surveys—located beneath ...
Facebook Launches Instant Games For Messenger and Main App

Facebook Launches Instant Games For Messenger and Main App

Facebook is no stranger when it comes to allowing casual and hardcore gaming experiences on its platform. In its roots it heavily featured and promoted games from developer Zynga and ...
Facebook CEO Addresses Company's Plan To Deal With Fake News

Facebook CEO Addresses Company’s Plan To Deal With Fake News

With the post-election fallout over fake news sites and their impact, Facebook and Google have taken steps to stamping out fake news that manages to make its way into top results and ...