27 Aug 2016
New York: Addressing concerns over its controversial Trending Topics feature, Facebook says its automation will be increased and users will no longer be required to write descriptions for trending topics.
26 Aug 2016
San Francisco: Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads and Facebook friend suggestions on Facebook based on WhatsApp information although not on the messaging service itself.
18 Aug 2016
New York: Until now, bots from brands assisted you in making purchases on Facebook Messenger, but from now on these bots can directly send you advertisments and subscription messages.
20 Aug 2016
San Francisco: In the first gesture to fulfill his pledge that he and his wife made last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 million of the social networking giant's shares.
22 Aug 2016
Sydney: If you do not portray your true self on Facebook, be warned as you may experience social alienation and fall prey to high stress, anxiety and depression soon.
13 Aug 2016
New York: In a move to make your News Feed more informative, Facebook has tweaked its algorithm to bring news that's relevant and of interest to you.
10 Aug 2016
New York: In a move seen in favour of publishers, social media giant Facebook on Tuesday introduced a technology by which the advertisements on the platform would bypass the adblockers on desktop browsers making it harder for people to avoid seeing them.
05 Aug 2016
San Francisco: Facebook Inc's News Feed will show fewer "clickbait" headlines over the next few weeks, the company announced Thursday, as it seeks to establish itself as the prime web destination for news and social updates.
04 Aug 2016
Menlo Park (US): Facebook built its fortune on the internet, that non-physical space where people share updates and digital videos with friends. But deep inside its Silicon Valley headquarters, Facebook engineers have stocked a new lab with computerized lathes, industrial mills and tools for making physical goods.
04 Aug 2016
New York: In a move to make its Pages feature valuable for businesses online, Facebook on Thursday announced two new Page sections-Services and Shop-for emerging markets including in India where 57 per cent of people on Facebook are connected to a business.