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Want to interrogate a machine-learning model to make it better? Facebook is releasing a test that allows you to do… MIT Technology Review (Sun Sep 27)
Interviews with Michael Abrash and Andrew Bosworth on the tech behind Facebook's AR glasses, how Facebook will use… Techmeme (Sun Sep 27)
Right-wing content flourishes on Facebook because fearmongering has proven effective throughout history, exec says.… Gizmodo (Sun Sep 27)
Americans trust LinkedIn and Pinterest with data, but not Facebook by @RebeccaBellan Forbes Tech (Sun Sep 27)
Facebook exec says right-wing drives more engagement because its "populism is always more engaging," as it speaks t… Techmeme (Sat Sep 26)
Can democracies stand up to Facebook? Ireland may have the answer | John Naughton Guardian Tech (Sat Sep 26)
Apple is (temporarily) waiving its App Store fee for Facebook’s online events TechCrunch (Sat Sep 26)
Facebook's Portal or Amazon's new Echo Show 10 will get you closer to having more Zoom in your life. But you won't… USA TODAY Tech (Sat Sep 26)
Want to interrogate a machine-learning model to make it better? Facebook is releasing a test that allows you to do… MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 26)
Facebook is mad at Apple again. Gizmodo (Sat Sep 26)
Facebook says it’s been asking Apple to let people change iPhone’s default messages app for years… The Verge (Sat Sep 26)
Apple temporarily delays 30% fee for Facebook events by @rachsandl Forbes Tech (Sat Sep 26)
Facebook is mad at Apple again. Gizmodo (Sat Sep 26)
Future AR wearables from Facebook, Apple, and Amazon will track how we move and react in real time, setting up a pr… Techmeme (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook critics launch shadow oversight board CNET News (Fri Sep 25)
Apple halts fee on Facebook paid online events CNET News (Fri Sep 25)
Apple temporarily delays 30% fee for Facebook By @rachsandl Forbes Tech (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook says it’s been asking Apple to let people change iPhone’s default messages app for years… The Verge (Fri Sep 25)
Want to interrogate a machine-learning model to make it better? Facebook is releasing a test that allows you to do… MIT Technology Review (Fri Sep 25)
Stan Chudnovsky, head of Messenger at Facebook, says Facebook has asked Apple for years to give users an option to… Techmeme (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook wants users to be able to set Messenger as the default on iOS Engadget (Fri Sep 25)
Apple has agreed to allow Facebook to process payments for its paid online events feature via Facebook Pay, without… Techmeme (Fri Sep 25)
Apple will temporarily stop taking a 30 percent cut on Facebook event fees The Verge (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook says Apple is (temporarily) waiving its App Store fee for online events by @anthonyha TechCrunch (Fri Sep 25)
Apple won’t take a cut — for now — when Facebook sells online classes Recode (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook critics have formed their own oversight board Engadget (Fri Sep 25)
Apple won’t collect fees on paid Facebook events until 2021 Engadget (Fri Sep 25)
A group of about 25 experts say they have formed the Real Facebook Oversight Board, a group to analyze and critique… Techmeme (Fri Sep 25)
Want to interrogate a machine-learning model to make it better? Facebook is releasing a test that allows you to do… MIT Technology Review (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook oversight board to launch in time for election: What you need to know CNET News (Fri Sep 25)
Thailand prosecutes Facebook, Google and Twitter over posts BBC News Technology (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook’s Oversight Board won’t launch in time to oversee the election — and activists aren’t happy… The Verge (Fri Sep 25)
Google, Facebook, and Twitter CEOs may face subpoenas from Senate panel The Verge (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook's long-promised and much-delayed independent Oversight Board is finally coming together and could be ready… Reuters Tech News (Fri Sep 25)
New tool makes it easy to see which websites are in bed with Facebook FutureShift (Fri Sep 25)
Former director at Facebook, Tim Kendall, told Congress Facebook "took a page from Big Tobacco's playbook, working… Techmeme (Fri Sep 25)
Facebook has taken down three disinformation networks that included nearly 300 Facebook and Instagram accounts alon… WIRED (Thu Sep 24)
Want to interrogate a machine-learning model to make it better? Facebook is releasing a test that allows you to do… MIT Technology Review (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's long-delayed independent Oversight Board plans to launch in mid-late October, just before the November e… Reuters Tech News (Thu Sep 24)
In 2016, James Barnes was a Facebook employee embedded with the Trump campaign. Now he’s using his skills to promot… WIRED (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook’s oversight board, delayed because of the pandemic, will begin operations ahead of U.S. elections… Forbes Tech (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook takes down more fake accounts linked to Russian intelligence Engadget (Thu Sep 24)
Attention, people of Illinois: It’s time to make Facebook Gizmodo (Thu Sep 24)
Zoom, Facebook, YouTube cancel webinar featuring former Palestinian By… Forbes Tech (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook says fake accounts tied to Russia posed as journalists and promoted other websites CNET News (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook says it removed 200+ accounts on Thursday that were associated with US election interference in the past "… Techmeme (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook outlines new rules for its internal Workplace, including banning profile pictures that promote specific po… Techmeme (Thu Sep 24)
Two years ago today in Techmeme history?, • Instagram's founders announced they were leaving Facebook • SiriusXM's… Techmeme (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook, Google and Twitter CEOs could be subpoenaed to testify before Senate CNET News (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook says it "mistakenly" suspended hundreds of activists’ accounts The Verge (Thu Sep 24)
Senate panel plans to issue subpoenas to CEOs of Google, Facebook, Twitter Reuters Tech News (Thu Sep 24)
Google, Facebook, and Twitter CEOs may face subpoenas from Senate panel The Verge (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook details Dynabench, a platform for AI data collection and benchmarking that uses both humans and AI models… Techmeme (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook is releasing a new kind of artificial-intelligence test that pits machine-learning models against humans w… MIT Technology Review (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's new benchmarking system asks humans to interrogate AIs Engadget (Thu Sep 24)
The best messaging apps not owned by Facebook Mashable (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's Oversight Board plans to launch just before U.S. election Reuters Tech News (Thu Sep 24)
Trump Facebook ads with "real people" actually feature GOP political operatives Gizmodo (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook says it doesn't want to be an "arbiter of facts." Journalist Maria Ressa says its time for them to get ove… WIRED (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's long-awaited oversight board to launch before US election Guardian Tech (Thu Sep 24)
The first big test of Facebook’s oversight board will be the US election Recode (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's Oversight Board plans to launch just before U.S. election Reuters Tech News (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook's Oversight Board will begin hearing cases before the US election Engadget (Thu Sep 24)
The Facebook Oversight Board has confirmed that it expects to start before the election, in mid to late October, af… Techmeme (Thu Sep 24)
Thailand takes first legal action against Facebook, Twitter over content Reuters Tech News (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook 'Supreme Court' to begin work before US Presidential vote BBC News Technology (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook gives more details about its efforts against hate speech before Myanmar's general election by @catherineshu TechCrunch (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook sued by victims of Kenosha protest violence for ‘empowering’ By… Forbes Tech (Thu Sep 24)
Facebook will reject political ads claiming an early victory in November The Verge (Wed Sep 23)
Avaaz analysis: Facebook has allowed hundreds of misleading super PAC ads, primarily spreading misinformation about… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook says it will reject ads from US political campaigns prematurely claiming victory before results have been… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook will block ads claiming victory ahead of official results Engadget (Wed Sep 23)
Report highlights blindspots in Facebook's fight against voting misinformation Engadget (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook sued by victims of Kenosha protest violence for ‘empowering’ By… Forbes Tech (Wed Sep 23)
Report: Facebook's CrowdTangle tool, used by US state election officials to monitor misinformation, doesn't effecti… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Ten years ago today in Techmeme history?, @dhh published “Facebook is not worth $33,000,000,000”, arguing Facebook'… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook confirms it will let US political campaigns run ads from November 4, potentially letting Trump place ads c… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Leaked manual from Blackdot Solutions details how to create fake Facebook accounts to gather data, and how to avoid… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Read @CaseyNewton’s feature “Mark in the Middle” to hear how Facebook leadership attempted to defend their position… The Verge (Wed Sep 23)
For years, Mark Zuckerberg has faced criticism that Facebook is bad for democracy. Employees want him to take a har… The Verge (Wed Sep 23)
The Victims Of Violence During The Kenosha Protests Are Suing Facebook BuzzFeed Tech (Wed Sep 23)
Nick Clegg denies Facebook could pull out of EU over data transfer ban, says legal action is "to send a signal" tha… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
An analysis of 63 recent statements by Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube shows that US tech… MIT Technology Review (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook shuts down 150 fake Chinese accounts BBC News Technology (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter reach a deal with big advertisers for common standards on harmful content and to let… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook removes fake accounts with links to China and Philippines Guardian Tech (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook denies it will pull service in Europe over data transfer ban by @riptari TechCrunch (Wed Sep 23)
ABC and SBS may be included in ACCC code requiring Google and Facebook to pay for news Guardian Tech (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook shuts down 155 'fake' accounts run from China it says targeted U.S. politics by @ElanaLyn Forbes Tech (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook says it could restrict content to stop violence around Election Day The Verge (Wed Sep 23)
Morgan Beller, one of the founders of Facebook's Libra digital currency, has left the company to become a partner a… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Facebook removes accounts, groups, and Pages tied to China that posted about US politics; the network had fewer tha… Techmeme (Wed Sep 23)
Graphika: fake Chinese accounts recently taken down by Facebook used AI-generated faces, an increasingly common tac… Techmeme (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook catches a China-based campaign targeting the U.S. FutureShift (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook removed a small network of fake accounts and pages that originated in China and focused on influencing the… USA TODAY Tech (Tue Sep 22)
Chinese propaganda effort on Facebook used AI-generated faces by @tayhatmaker TechCrunch (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook takes down Chinese-run accounts that posted about US elections Engadget (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook pulls down fake accounts tied to China that posted about US politics CNET News (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook Removed A Chinese Propaganda Network Targeting The Philippines, Southeast Asia, And The US BuzzFeed Tech (Tue Sep 22)
An analysis of 63 recent statements by Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube shows that US tech… MIT Technology Review (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook set to restrict content if Election Day descends into chaos or By… Forbes Tech (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook prepares for a potentially 'chaotic' election aftermath Engadget (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook prepared to restrict posts if US election gets extremely chaotic, report says CNET News (Tue Sep 22)
Test driving Collab, Facebook's latest TikTok clone Gizmodo (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook says it could restrict content to stop violence around Election Day The Verge (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook vows to restrict users if U.S. election descends into chaos: FT Reuters Tech News (Tue Sep 22)
In their first post-Facebook project, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger built a site that tra… WIRED (Tue Sep 22)
Nick Clegg says Facebook will take aggressive measures to "restrict the circulation of content" if the presidential… Techmeme (Tue Sep 22)
Due to Facebook’s algorithm, your News Feed is more likely to show a friend’s conspiracy-curious post than a well-r… Recode (Tue Sep 22)
It has 52 million monthly active users, edging out international players like Viber, WhatsApp, and even Facebook Me… Tech in Asia (Tue Sep 22)
Here's what you need to do before you break up with Facebook Mashable (Tue Sep 22)
The best messaging apps not owned by Facebook Mashable (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook will let people claim ownership of images and issue takedown requests The Verge (Tue Sep 22)
Facebook's mobile app is displaying a logo inspired by the late RBG, complete with a gavel, a heart and her signatu… USA TODAY Tech (Mon Sep 21)
Filing: Facebook says it may be pushed to exit the EU market due to last month's preliminary order from Ireland's D… Techmeme (Mon Sep 21)
The best messaging apps not owned by Facebook FutureShift (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook adds new tool to help creators protect their images CNET News (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook is testing a tool to let users claim image rights Engadget (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook's new Rights Manager tool lets creators protect their photos, including those embedded elsewhere… TechCrunch (Mon Sep 21)
Interviews with 36+ experts, insiders, and researchers: Facebook, Google, Lime, Zoom, and others fail to assess the… Techmeme (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook says it will let people claim ownership of images and issue takedown requests across Facebook and Instagra… Techmeme (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook will let people claim ownership of images and issue takedown requests The Verge (Mon Sep 21)
What would happen if Mark Zuckerberg deleted all of Facebook? Gizmodo (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook estimates it has helped 2.5M people register to vote so far, up from 2M people in 2016 and 2018, as it pus… Techmeme (Mon Sep 21)
More than 2.5 million Facebook, Instagram and Messenger users have registered to vote as part of the company's get-… USA TODAY Tech (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook estimates it has helped more people register to vote in 2020 than it did in 2016 The Verge (Mon Sep 21)
Facebook is running a national ad campaign to encourage voting Engadget (Mon Sep 21)
An analysis of 63 recent statements by Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube shows that US tech… MIT Technology Review (Mon Sep 21)
After losing out to Apple and Google on smartphones, Facebook's big bets on VR and AR can be seen as attempting to… Techmeme (Sun Sep 20)
TikTok throws shade at Facebook and Instagram for not standing up to Trump FutureShift (Sun Sep 20)
Facebook tells Irish court that probe threatens its EU operations - newspaper Reuters Tech News (Sun Sep 20)
Facebook is discontinuing the Oculus Rift The Verge (Sun Sep 20)
An analysis of 63 recent statements by Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube shows that US tech… MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 19)
Facebook and Twitter fail to differentiate "coordinated behavior" from standard political campaign practices, leadi… Techmeme (Sun Sep 20)
The best messaging apps not owned by Facebook Mashable (Sun Sep 20)
Facebook's new policies are meant to stop the spread of conspiracy theories and hate in Groups… FutureShift (Sun Sep 20)
Friend challenges Facebook over Ronnie McNutt suicide video BBC News Technology (Sat Sep 19)
Facebook actually made something good. It's called Horizon and it's only in VR. Mashable (Sat Sep 19)
An analysis of 63 recent statements by Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube shows that US tech… MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 19)
Facebook is down for many users on the web FutureShift (Sat Sep 19)
The best messaging apps not owned by Facebook FutureShift (Sat Sep 19)
Hellfeed: Facebook does it again (and again), more bans, and FOSTA vs. the amendments Gizmodo (Sat Sep 19)
Facebook actually made something good. It's called Horizon and it's only in VR. FutureShift (Sat Sep 19)
WeChat is the No. 1 app in a country that has banned Google and Facebook and USA TODAY Tech (Fri Sep 18)
There are plenty of good reasons not to make a habit of using Apple, Google, or Facebook to sign in. Gizmodo (Fri Sep 18)
In August Facebook said it will crackdown on QAnon, but analysis shows QAnon is flourishing on the site, at times a… Techmeme (Fri Sep 18)
What to do if you think Facebook worsens misinformation and hate speech. NYTimes Tech (Fri Sep 18)
TikTok head asks Instagram, Facebook to join its fight against ban CNET News (Fri Sep 18)
Facebook is trying to devise entirely new input methods for AR, and has two potential solutions in the works: elect… Gizmodo (Fri Sep 18)
TikTok throws shade at Facebook and Instagram for not standing up to Mashable (Fri Sep 18)