Friday is the fifth annual National Day of Unplugging, where people are urged to try going for 24 hours without modern-day distractions like smartphones and social media.
A gun deal going down in minutes, the CBS 11 I-Team showed you how easy it is to buy and sell guns on social media sites, with very little oversight. Now, Facebook, which also owns Instagram, says they’re making some big changes.
Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks.
Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion, by far the company’s largest acquisition and bigger than any that Google, Microsoft or Apple have done.
No waiting, no hassle, and no background checks… If you want to buy a gun you could go to a store and jump through hoops or you just jump online.
Facebook announced on Thursday that its 159 million users in the U.S. now have dozens of options for completing the gender question on their online profiles.
In a letter posted to his Facebook page, Jeter said he would be retiring after the 2014 season and ‘could not be more sure’ about his decision.
On Feb. 4, 2004, college students were allowed to join a new and revolutionary social media site called Facebook.
Vin Diesel hosts a one-man dance party, Volkswagen reveals its Super Bowl ad, and a dying father fulfills a promise to his daughter.
Arnold Schwarzenegger puts on a disguise and pretends to be a personal trainer, and a suspected criminal’s Facebook activity lands him in jail.
Celebrities, businesses and even the U.S. State Department have bought bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers or YouTube viewers from offshore “click farms,” where workers tap, tap, tap the thumbs up button, view videos or retweet comments to inflate social media numbers.
Social media is becoming a bigger part of fighting crime. But now, authorities in McKinney are investigating one of their own after a photo posted online was called into question.