What does Mark Zuckerberg’s pledge of fixing Facebook’s issues mean for the fate of news on the platform?

The question had been raised before: What if Facebook, struggling with the global “fake news” problem, just threw up its Like hands and de-prioritized news altogether? In the dawn... Read more »

Dozens of Companies Are Using Facebook to Exclude Older Workers From Job Ads

Dozens of Companies Are Using Facebook to Exclude Older Workers From Job Ads A few weeks ago, Verizon placed an ad on Facebook to recruit applicants for a unit... Read more »

Facebook helping devs keep up with TLS certificates

Crawling transparency logs, so you don’t need to By Richard Chirgwin Facebook has expanded its year-old certificate transparency project to make it easier for developers to watch for dodgy certs.... Read more »

Online abuse on Facebook and Twitter can’t be solved by regulation alone

Shutterstock Laura Bliss, Edge Hill University The severity of abuse conducted online during 2017’s general election has brought the issue into sharp focus for politicians, some of whom have... Read more »

Facebook confesses: Facebook is bad for you

Grazing FB is ruining your life, admits social network after probing its army of addicts By Shaun Nichols in San Francisco Facebook has just publicaly slapped itself upside the head,... Read more »