Pac-Man, Space Invaders coming to Facebook Messenger

2016-11-30 14:05

Seventeen classic games are coming to Facebook Messenger – including Pac-Man and Space Invaders.

Facebook builds tool for Great Firewall of China

2016-11-23 12:53

Facebook Inc. is so keen to return to China that it built a tool that would geographically censor information in the country, according to the New York Times.

Facebook to buy back shares for the first time

2016-11-21 13:41

Facebook Inc. said it will buy back as much as $6bn in shares, its first repurchase program, in a bid to appease shareholders awaiting the results of big investments in potentially risky new growth areas.

Can number of Facebook friends predict longevity?

2016-11-03 10:17

A new study suggests that people who receive and accept the most 'friend' requests live longer. However, the same didn't apply to people who made the friend requests.

Facebook says you can't stop it from using your biometric data

2016-10-27 16:27

Facebook Inc.’s software knows your face almost as well as your mother does. And like mom, it isn’t asking your permission to do what it wants with old photos.

Facebook pays more UK tax after outcry

2016-10-10 14:43

Facebook paid £4.17m (R71.75m) in British corporation tax last year, up from just £4,327 in 2014, accounts showed Sunday.

Merc SA to use Facebook Messenger to engage more customers

2016-09-27 09:20

Mercedes-Benz SA is the first automotive brand in the country to introduce Facebook Messenger Chatbot to its current and potential customers.

Like this! Facebook could be good for you

2016-09-10 15:59

Personal messages from close ties may boost your well-being, study says.

The future will be built in Africa - Mark Zuckerberg

2016-08-31 17:03

Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has said the “future of the world” will be built on the African continent.

Zuckerberg plea for free web in India wins support

2016-01-10 18:01

A majority of Indians who submitted comments to the nation’s telecommunications regulator say they support Facebook’s Free Basics plan that would allow free Web access.


Facebook plans for WhatsApp stumble on EU privacy concerns

2016-11-30 08:40

Facebook Inc.’s stalled plans to leverage WhatsApp’s user data are about to hit another regulatory bump in Europe.

Who do you like?

2016-11-21 15:52

The politics of pressing like on Facebook is an art in itself. Do you post stuff because you want to share stuff? Or do you go fishing for likes for your posts? Do you feel better or happier if you get more likes?

Facebook projects more costs with slower ad sales

2016-11-03 10:35

Facebook Inc. reported a quarter that blew past expectations. But its shares fell in extended trading after executives suggested they won’t be able to repeat the performance.

Facebook-owned Instagram getting into shopping

2016-11-02 09:46

Instagram said it will start testing features that let smartphone or tablet users easily buy items they find on the popular photo and video sharing service.

Facebook releases new Safety Center and Bullying Prevention Hub

2016-10-24 15:31

How to take charge of your kids and your own online well-being and keep your Facebook profile secure.

Facebook's Oculus pushes VR with new gear

2016-10-07 12:59

Facebook is working to ramp up enthusiasm for its virtual reality line, unveiling new gear including a lower-end wireless headset prototype.

Instagram, Snapchat are SA's new social media hotshots

2016-09-20 14:07

Instagram and Snapchat are South Africa's fastest growing social networks, with Facebook still holding the top spot, according to a local survey.

Zuckerberg: WhatsApp, Facebook to work independently

2016-09-01 07:51

Instant messaging app WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger will not combine and will operate independently, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said.

Why you should check your baby's toes

2016-02-04 10:26

Father takes to social media to warn other parents.

The best of Facebook 2015!

2015-12-10 14:17

Here's a glimpse at how the world looked on Facebook in 2015.

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