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Facebook has acquired Masquerade, a photo and video filter app that lets users distort their selfies, according to Re/Code.
Officials with the nonprofit Simon Wiesenthal Center praised Twitter for increasing efforts to thwart Islamic State's use of its platform.
Facebook is trimming its U.K. tax bill by giving out bonuses to its U.K.-based over the next 3 years, NBC News reports.
Facebook says it now has 3 million businesses who are active advertisers, up 50 percent in one year.
Instagram just hit a major milestone: It now has more than 200,000 monthly active advertisers paying to reach its 400-million-plus active users.
MasterCard customers will soon be able to replace their passwords with a “selfie” and a fingerprints to verify their identity.
Facebook's efforts to boost Internet connectivity will continue despite a setback in India, CEO Mark Zuckerberg says.
Parents are establishing their kids' online identities way before they can sign up for their own profiles.
Discussing the outlook for execution of virtual reality at Facebook, and his view on Apple, with Chris Baggini, Turner Investments senior portfolio manager.
A year after it debuted ads, sources say Snapchat has slashed prices in order to make up for problems with its advertising model.
Dating apps aren’t just changing our love lives, they’re also changing the way we find jobs, view advertisements and arrange dates.
Twitter users went into meltdown over weekend, using the hashtag #RIPTwitter to vent their fury at reports of changes to the service.
Here's why millennials have fallen out of love with Facebook and in love with Snapchat, explains USC student Sonali Seth.
What social media platforms do college students use most? Are any "dead" to them? Check out CNBC's social media on campus series.
Social media isn't just an episode of CSI with selfies and stalkers, says college student Haylee Millikan. A lot of good can come from it.
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