Facebook to review content policy after Trump backlash
The social media giant looks to review potential options for handling violating or partially-violating content.
‘We no longer recognise Facebook,’ say early employees
The employees write an open letter addressing Facebook’s leadership about the decision not to act on US president Donald Trump’s inflammatory posts.
Tech giants condemn racial discrimination, George Floyd death
CEOs from Google, Snap, Apple, Facebook and SpaceX echo their support for racial justice and equality, pledging millions to charity.
Facebook takes big leap into e-commerce with ‘Shops’
Facebook Shops allows businesses to sell products to customers through the chat features of WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram Direct.
Facebook to address child sexual exploitation-encryption concerns
The social media giant’s shareholders will vote on public concerns raised about how end-to-end encryption could promote child abuse on the platform.
Tech giants pledge billions to help fight COVID-19
Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft and Dell are among the tech giants that have pledged their financial support to help contain the deadly COVID-19 virus.
Facebook ad revenue takes knock as COVID-19 escalates
The social media giant says its business is being adversely affected by the pandemic, like so many others around the world.
SAP co-founder holding aces in COVID-19 vaccination
CureVac, a company owned by Dietmar Hopp, is reportedly making good progress in the development of a vaccine for the coronavirus.
Shocking details as Facebook releases transparency report
Fake accounts, images of nude children, content on suicide and self-harm were culled by Facebook and Instagram.