Facebook Fined $5B For Privacy Violations, Ordered To Add OversightA new settlement with the Federal Trade Commission means Facebook will pay $5 billion in fines and must institute new privacy protections and oversight on its business.
Facebook Removed 2.2 Billion Fake Accounts From January To MarchFacebook took down 2.2 billion fake accounts between January and March, the company announced Thursday.
Instagram Co-Founders Resign From Social Media CompanyThe co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company without explanation.
Facebook Takes Down 652 Accounts Linked To Russia, IranFacebook has identified and banned more accounts engaged in misleading political behavior ahead of the U.S. midterm elections in November.
Poll Shows That Young People Are Looking For Young LeadersYoung people are looking for a change this election season -- a generational change. A new poll found that young people are far less eager about voting for a lifelong politician.
Facebook Stock Suffers Largest One-Day Drop In History, Shedding $119 BillionFacebook lost about $119 billion of its value on Thursday, marking the biggest one-day loss in U.S. market history.
Zuckerberg Clarifies Stance On Facebook Policy For Holocaust DeniersMark Zuckerberg is clarifying his stance pertaining to Holocaust deniers after getting some blowback on social media.
Facebook Bug Changed Millions Of Privacy Settings To "Public"Facebook said a software bug -- affecting some 14 million -- led some users to post publicly by default regardless of their previous settings.
Facebook Under Scrutiny Over Data Sharing After NYT ReportFacebook is pushing back against a media report saying that it provided extensive information about its users and their friends to third parties.
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse InvestigationFacebook has suspended some 200 apps as part of its investigation into whether companies misused personal user data gathered from the social network.
Facebook Gives Parents Control On When Kids Can Use AppFacebook is adding a "sleep" mode to its Messenger Kids service to let parents limit when their kids can use it.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Testifying Before House CommitteeFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces another day of grilling on Capitol Hill as he testifies before the House Energy & Commerce committee on Wednesday.
Cruz To Zuckerberg: Facebook; Other Techs Have 'Pervasive Pattern Of Political Bias'Zuckerberg apologized for his company's role in a data privacy scandal and foreign interference in the 2016 elections before Congress Tuesday, saying the social network "didn't take a broad enough view of our responsibility."
Apple Co-Founder Wozniak Bashes Facebook Over PrivacySteve Wozniak announced he's shutting down his Facebook account amid the worst privacy crisis the social media company has faced.
8 Promises From Facebook After Cambridge AnalyticaFacebook has vowed to make a litany of changes in how it collects and uses your data, from banning some external apps to giving users more "control."