Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to meet with influential conservatives to discuss concerns about the alleged suppression of right-leaning stories on the social media website.
Donald Trump understands minority communities. Just ask Pepe Luis Lopez, Francisco Palma, and Alberto Contreras. These guys are among the candidate's 7 million Twitter followers, and each tweeted in support of Trump after his victory in the Nevada
Correct the Record, a pro-Hillary Clinton political action committee (PAC), is spending over $1 million on online trolls in order to 'correct' Bernie Sanders supporters on social media sites.
There's someone for everyone, and for "awake" romantics, that means everyone from those who believe Paul McCartney died in 1966 and was replaced with a lookalike to the those confident the Joint Chiefs of Staff launched a fake Cuban attack to j
Following reports that Facebook routinely censors popular conservative news stories and artificially promotes progressive causes like Black Lives Matter on its "Trending News" feature, Breitbart technology editor Milo Yiannopoulos is today challe
It's turning out to be a bad week for Facebook.
Michael Nunez for Gizmodo reports what we all suspected that according to Former Facebook Workers, who are blowing the whistle, Facebook Routinely Suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers from the social network's influential "
Senate Investigates "Abuse Of Trust" After Facebook Responds To Right-Wing Censorship Allegations
US intelligence agencies have lost access to Dataminr, a company that turns social media data into an advanced notification system, according to the Wall Street Journal. While that may sound like a win for privacy, it's a bit more complicated in pr
"Here" is a funny word. So says Scott Hassan, the media-shy Silicon Valley billionaire who once set out to build the first fully autonomous humanoid robot, and ended up hawking what looks like a flatscreen atop two long legs with wheels.
As Liberty Blitzkrieg's Mike Krieger explained last year when fears began to rise over increasing control of news flow... Facebook is a private company and has every right to do as it pleases with its platform, even if that means pushing a political
Facebook workers routinely suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers from the social network's influential "trending" news section, according to a former journalist who worked on the project. This individual says that workers
Joyce Carol Oates has written more than 70 books, including the national bestsellers We Were the Mulvaneys and Blonde. Her latest book, The Doll Master and Other Tales of Terror, includes the short story "Soldier," about a man who becomes a local
The lawsuit was filed by users in Illinois, who claim that Facebook's face recognition and suggested tagging features for photographs posted to the site unlawfully violated the state's Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), reports Reuters.
Deep neural networks are remaking the Internet. Able to learn very human tasks by analyzing vast amounts of digital data, these artificially intelligent systems are injecting online services with a power that just wasn't viable in years past.
Peter Thiel, the venture capitalist and PayPal cofounder, sold 857,626 Class A shares in Facebook earlier this week -- worth just over $101 million, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Here's What Happened When It Hired Some.
In early trading on Tuesday the stock fell 3% to as low as $13.90 a share, a level it had not reached since the company went public in November 2013.
The feature has already been criticised for apparently showing Facebook friends who are on Tinder - whether they like it or not - and embarrassing them
There's a fabulous commercial for Xbox going viral on YouTube and Microsoft had nothing to do with it
A new breed of drones are emerging, though you could argue they aren't really drones so much as selfie cameras that can fly.
The presidential election is increasingly being waged online, giving an outsized influence to Internet powerbrokers.
Smashing Pumpkins leader encourages thoughtful wariness of social media corporations
The number of people connecting to Facebook over Tor has been increasing over the past year. The company announced on Friday that, this month, the figure exceeded 1 million visitors.
Thousands of panicked users voice concerns on Twitter as social network reportedly suffers disruption to mobile service
The US Central Intelligence Agency has become increasingly focused on monitoring social media, according to a document obtained by The Intercept; the intelligence agency is pouring money in start-ups mining tweets, Instagram photos, and Facebook post
This is a desperate call to the media, both mainstream and social, your help getting news out about the current situation after the Ecuador 7.8 earthquake is urgently needed.
Technology addiction is the new smoking, says this artist.
Facebook is aggressively pushing back on the idea that it could (or would) tilt the scales in the presidential election against Donald Trump.
Facebook probably could