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Facebook getting too expensive for advertisers? Costs jumped 90% year-over-year by @johnkoetsier Forbes Tech (Sun Dec 15)
Facebook ads are spreading lies about anti-HIV drug PrEP. The company won't act Guardian Tech (Sat Dec 14)
Facebook’s algorithms make it harder and more expensive for a campaign to get its message in front of users who don… WIRED (Sat Dec 14)
Facebook Will Call Some Media “State Controlled." Al Jazeera Says That’s “Dangerous.” BuzzFeed Tech (Sat Dec 14)
Italian court orders Facebook to restore neo-fascist party's Gizmodo (Fri Dec 13)
Payroll data of 29,000 Facebook employees reportedly stolen CNET News (Fri Dec 13)
Italian court orders Facebook to restore neo-fascist party's Gizmodo (Fri Dec 13)
Facebook, privacy activist Schrems battle nears end on Dec. 19 Reuters Tech News (Fri Dec 13)
And you thought Facebook treated you badly... Mashable (Fri Dec 13)
And you thought Facebook treated you badly... FutureShift (Fri Dec 13)
A thief stole unencrypted hard drives filled with 29,000 Facebook employees’ information The Verge (Fri Dec 13)
A thief took Facebook hard drives with payroll data from a worker's car Engadget (Fri Dec 13)
Tech Tent: Was it a Facebook election? BBC News Technology (Fri Dec 13)
If you thought the Trump Facebook feuds that raged in 2016 were bad, just wait. The 2020 presidential election has… USA TODAY Tech (Fri Dec 13)
By optimizing for what it defines as “relevance,” Facebook favors a certain kind of communication that focuses on e… WIRED (Fri Dec 13)
Facebook has filed more lawsuits against scammers this year than in all previous years combined, a legal strategy t… Techmeme (Fri Dec 13)
As influencers move towards more sexually explicit content, Big Tech's biggest platforms—Facebook, Instagram, and T… WIRED (Fri Dec 13)
Facebook wants to integrate Instagram and Whatsapp. The U.S. government may try to stop it. NBC News Tech (Fri Dec 13)
FTC may block Facebook's integration plans for WhatsApp and Instagram Engadget (Fri Dec 13)
U.S. regulator weighs action against Facebook over how its apps interact: report Reuters Tech News (Fri Dec 13)
FTC reportedly considers injunction against Facebook—and its stock slides by @rachsandl Forbes Tech (Fri Dec 13)
FTC considering steps to block Facebook from merging with Instagram and Whatsapp: Gizmodo (Fri Dec 13)
U.S. regulator weighs action against Facebook over how its apps interact: report Reuters Tech News (Thu Dec 12)
The Federal Trade Commission may try to block Facebook from integrating its products Instagram, Messenger and Whats… USA TODAY Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook says it doesn't need to change its web tracking to comply with CCPA; source: Facebook contends its data co… Techmeme (Thu Dec 12)
FTC considering steps to block Facebook from merging with Instagram and Whatsapp: Gizmodo (Thu Dec 12)
FTC reportedly considering a way to prevent Facebook from integrating messaging services CNET News (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook is interpreting California’s new privacy law differently from Google in saying its web trackers comply wit… WSJ Tech (Thu Dec 12)
FTC may block Facebook from integrating messaging apps, per WSJ report The Verge (Thu Dec 12)
Breaking: FTC considers seeking an injunction against Facebook related to antitrust that could limit how its apps i… WSJ Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Sources: FTC weighing an injunction against Facebook over antitrust concerns related to how it integrates its apps… Techmeme (Thu Dec 12)
Fake Trump post? Liberal hoax?Facebook disinformation in the 2020 presidential election will be a major problem. Wh… USA TODAY Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook pledges $130 million for its content oversight board Engadget (Thu Dec 12)
Apple News and Twitter will co-host Democratic presidential debates in 2020, with Facebook noticeably absent after… Techmeme (Thu Dec 12)
Is Facebook dead to Gen Z? TechCrunch (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook makes an initial commitment of $130M to its upcoming Oversight Board and says it will not announce the fir… Techmeme (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook will pay $130 million to establish an independent board charged with reviewing the company’s content moder… WSJ Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook Messenger adds Star Wars-themed features and AR effects by @sarahintampa TechCrunch (Thu Dec 12)
How to add an 'I Voted' frame to your Facebook and Instagram photos Mirror Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Even Facebook Messenger is getting in on the Star Wars hype Engadget (Thu Dec 12)
Australia to develop code of conduct for likes of Facebook and Google Reuters Tech News (Thu Dec 12)
Facebook promises it has fixed glitch that caused political ads to disappear days ahead of U.K. election… Forbes Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Consumer watchdog given new powers to crack down on Google and Facebook Guardian Tech (Thu Dec 12)
Oculus will now require Facebook login to use social features and collect user data for ad targeting… Gizmodo (Thu Dec 12)
Lindsey Graham to Apple and Facebook: “My advice to you is to get on with it … Because this time next year, if we h… MIT Technology Review (Wed Dec 11)
Investigation finds how Amazon, Apple, Google, and Facebook handle voice assistant transcriptions relies heavily on… Techmeme (Wed Dec 11)
A bug caused UK election ad spends to disappear on Facebook Engadget (Wed Dec 11)
Facebook Is Suing To Send A Message To Scammers — And Regulators BuzzFeed Tech (Wed Dec 11)
Despite strong headwinds, from a trade war to regulatory scrutiny, Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet, and Facebook have se… Techmeme (Wed Dec 11)
VR sales on the upswing, thanks to Facebook's Oculus Quest CNET News (Wed Dec 11)
Facebook confirms that a bug caused tens of thousands of now restored ads to disappear from its political ad librar… Techmeme (Wed Dec 11)
You should think about the social media afterlife, an expert says. Here's how to memorialize or close the Facebook… USA TODAY Tech (Wed Dec 11)
Facebook no longer among Glassdoor's top 10 workplaces Reuters Tech News (Wed Dec 11)
Glassdoor: Google and Facebook drop out of top 10 of US "best places to work" list, Google to 11, Facebook to 23; M… Techmeme (Wed Dec 11)
Facebook tells US attorney general it won’t remove encryption from its messaging apps The Verge (Wed Dec 11)
U.S. senators threaten Facebook, Apple with encryption regulation Reuters Tech News (Wed Dec 11)
Twitter and Google have recently stepped in to limit the reach of political ads on their platforms, but Facebook is… Recode (Wed Dec 11)
Report: Advertising scammer bribed a Facebook employee to keep its posts up Gizmodo (Wed Dec 11)
The heads of Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Messenger services told Barr and his U.K. and Australian counterparts that… HuffPost Tech (Wed Dec 11)
Twitter and Google have recently stepped in to limit the reach of political ads on their platforms, but Facebook is… Recode (Wed Dec 11)
Report: Advertising scammer bribed a Facebook employee to keep its posts up Gizmodo (Wed Dec 11)
Facebook under fire as political ads vanish from archive: FT Reuters Tech News (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Messenger services told William Barr that Facebook is moving forward with encryption on… USA TODAY Tech (Tue Dec 10)
U.S. senators threaten Facebook, Apple with encryption regulation Reuters Tech News (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook has fired an employee who was paid thousands in bribes to reactivate banned ad accounts, after a BuzzFeed… Techmeme (Tue Dec 10)
Exclusive: Facebook Fired An Employee Who Was Paid Thousands In Bribes To Reactivate Banned Ad Accounts BuzzFeed Tech (Tue Dec 10)
Researchers find Facebook's ad targeting tools, which charge less for ads to users already interested in the conten… Techmeme (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook's big Portal update adds livestreams and 'Mic Drop' karaoke Engadget (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook to AG Barr: We won't weaken encrypted messaging CNET News (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook tells US, UK and Australia it won't weaken chat encryption Engadget (Tue Dec 10)
Now You Can Use The Facebook Portal Without Facebook BuzzFeed Tech (Tue Dec 10)
Lindsey Graham to Apple and Facebook: “My advice to you is to get on with it … Because this time next year, if we h… MIT Technology Review (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook tells US attorney general it won’t remove encryption from its messaging apps The Verge (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook executives told AG Barr that the company doesn’t plan to weaken encryption across its messaging products d… NBC News Tech (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook’s video calling Portal devices add WhatsApp login, new features and content by… TechCrunch (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook adds lip syncing feature to Portal Mashable (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook adds an AR lip syncing feature to its Portal video chat devices, and Portal TV gets support for Amazon Pri… Techmeme (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook adds lip syncing feature to Portal speakers FutureShift (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook says it will not weaken end-to-end encryption across its messaging apps, in response to a letter from US A… Techmeme (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook Tells US Attorney General It’s Not Prepared To Get Rid Of Encryption On WhatsApp And Messenger BuzzFeed Tech (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook’s political ad problem, explained by an expert Recode (Tue Dec 10)
If anyone would know this, it's Yael Eisenstat. In 2018, Facebook hired the CIA veteran to help it address election… WIRED (Tue Dec 10)
Facebook, Instagram filled with misinformation about HIV prevention drugs, advocates allege CNET News (Mon Dec 09)
Facebook ads with millions of views have pushed misinfo about HIV prevention drugs; LGBT advocates say FB's refusal… Techmeme (Mon Dec 09)
Whether through Facebook birthday fundraising or appeals to tip more on a tablet, a cultural shift through technolo… USA TODAY Tech (Mon Dec 09)
E-scooter company Unicorn goes bust after spending big on Facebook ads BBC News Technology (Mon Dec 09)
On this day in Techmeme history?: - Facebook unveiled a major revamp of its privacy settings:… Techmeme (Mon Dec 09)
The new deepfake technology would further differentiate Snapchat from its rivals Facebook, Instagram and TikTok. USA TODAY Tech (Mon Dec 09)
As a Facebook moderator I saw the worst of humanity. We need to be valued | Chris Gray Guardian Tech (Mon Dec 09)
The new deepfake technology would further differentiate Snapchat from its rivals Facebook, Instagram and TikTok. USA TODAY Tech (Mon Dec 09)
Admins of local Facebook groups, which are often a town square, neighborhood watch, and an emergency info service r… Techmeme (Sun Dec 08)
Running A Neighbourhood Facebook Group Has Become A Seriously Complicated Job BuzzFeed Tech (Sun Dec 08)
Facebook tells users Islamophobic posts meet its community standards despite investigation Guardian Tech (Sun Dec 08)
Australian politicians call for Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to appear before inquiry Guardian Tech (Sat Dec 07)
Congress is split over your right to sue Facebook The Verge (Sun Dec 08)
Australian politicians call for Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to appear before inquiry Guardian Tech (Sat Dec 07)
Facebook sells off Oculus Medium to Adobe by @lucasmtny TechCrunch (Sat Dec 07)
FTC officially ruled that Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users The Verge (Sat Dec 07)
Everyone from President Trump to Representative Maxine Waters thinks Libra, Facebook's planned cryptocurrency, shou… WIRED (Sat Dec 07)
Facebook's plan to label state media is taking longer than expected Engadget (Fri Dec 06)
The FTC formally claimed political ad marketing firm Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users over its collectio… USA TODAY Tech (Fri Dec 06)
Adobe is acquiring Oculus Medium, a virtual reality sculpting tool launched in 2015, from Facebook (@thedextriarchy… Techmeme (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook says its AI bot achieved high scores playing Hanabi, a card game requiring teamwork, showing how AI can wo… Techmeme (Fri Dec 06)
U.S. FTC finds Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users Reuters Tech News (Fri Dec 06)
Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users, says FTC Guardian Tech (Fri Dec 06)
FTC officially rules that Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users The Verge (Fri Dec 06)
Hungary's regulator fines Facebook $4M, arguing that it misled users by claiming its services are free, while earni… Techmeme (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook taught an AI the 'theory of mind' Engadget (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook's new card-playing bot shows AI can work with others CNET News (Fri Dec 06)
Malware, crypto scams, and boner pills: Facebook's had FutureShift (Fri Dec 06)
Malware, crypto scams, and boner pills: Facebook's had Mashable (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook's tactic of announcing features to a small minority of its users often garners positive press coverage, ev… Techmeme (Fri Dec 06)
I worked at Facebook - here’s how to fix social media’s political ads problem | Clare O’Donoghue Veliki? Guardian Tech (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook sues Hong Kong company over ad fraud Engadget (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook, Twitter And Google Are Still Failing To Tackle Manipulation, A NATO-Linked Report Has Found BuzzFeed Tech (Fri Dec 06)
Australia's election watchdog lacks power to investigate who is paying for Facebook political ads Guardian Tech (Fri Dec 06)
Facebook is taking a company to court over outrageous alleged malware-driven ad fraud Mashable (Fri Dec 06)
Scammers peddling Islamophobic clickbait is business as usual at Facebook TechCrunch (Thu Dec 05)
Inside the hate factory: how Facebook fuels far-right profit Guardian Tech (Thu Dec 05)
Facebook sues a Hong Kong-based company and two persons for compromising user accounts via a browser extension and… Techmeme (Thu Dec 05)
Facebook sues Chinese ad company over alleged hacking campaign CNET News (Thu Dec 05)
Facebook Sued A Chinese Company It Says Infected Users With Malware And Ran Ads Using Their Accounts BuzzFeed Tech (Thu Dec 05)
Earlier this week, Facebook extended part of the platform's "Crisis Response" widget to messaging service WhatsApp. USA TODAY Tech (Thu Dec 05)
Monetising hate: covert enterprise co-opts far-right Facebook pages to churn out anti-Islamic posts Guardian Tech (Thu Dec 05)
Jerome Pesenti, VP of AI at Facebook, on using AI for content moderation, limitations of deep learning and current… Techmeme (Thu Dec 05)
Facebook at risk of becoming a 'one-stop grooming shop', NSPCC warns Mirror Tech (Thu Dec 05)
A study by Avaaz may have overstated the problem of false stories on Facebook, but it also revealed cracks, loophol… Techmeme (Wed Dec 04)
Fair Tax Mark report on Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Netflix over the past decade finds they hav… Techmeme (Wed Dec 04)
On this day in Techmeme history?: both Facebook Connect and would-be rival Google Friend Connect opened for all ele… Techmeme (Wed Dec 04)
Despite some notable AI flops, Facebook continues to use AI to build new features and products, from Instagram filt… WIRED (Wed Dec 04)
Did Facebook accidentally give 2.4 billion users a great reason to quit? Forbes Tech (Wed Dec 04)
Ex-Facebook worker claims disturbing content led to PTSD Guardian Tech (Wed Dec 04)
Sources: Facebook's NPE team is exploring the creation of apps for podcasts, travel, workplace services, and newsle… Techmeme (Wed Dec 04)
Congress is split over your right to sue Facebook The Verge (Wed Dec 04)
Boomers killed the Facebook status Mashable (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook announced a tool that allows anyone to copy their endless selfies and holiday pictures from the Zuckerberg… WIRED (Tue Dec 03)
Boomers killed the Facebook status Mashable (Tue Dec 03)
Congress is split over your right to sue Facebook The Verge (Tue Dec 03)
A Facebook employee and content moderators working for subcontractor CPL Resources are suing Facebook for trauma in… Techmeme (Tue Dec 03)
Mark Zuckerberg says breaking up Facebook won't solve real issues CNET News (Tue Dec 03)
Following its settlement with ACLU and other civil rights groups, Facebook describes how it's expanding its efforts… Techmeme (Tue Dec 03)
With The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan hope to eradicate illness… USA TODAY Tech (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook expands its efforts against ad discrimination by @anthonyha TechCrunch (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook ramps up efforts to prevent discriminatory ad targeting CNET News (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook built a bot to help staff deflect awkward questions from relatives Engadget (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook chatbot offers to answer tricky questions BBC News Technology (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook's latest big Twitch steal is 'Smash Bros.' streamer ZeRo Engadget (Tue Dec 03)
This Man's Post Was The First To Be "Corrected" By Facebook Under Singapore's Fake News Law BuzzFeed Tech (Tue Dec 03)
Facebook employees can prep for uncomfortable family dinners with Liam the chatbot FutureShift (Tue Dec 03)
When mom asks why Facebook won't fact-check politicians' ads, employees can go to Liam the chat bot for help Mashable (Tue Dec 03)