Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg should step down as chairman and focus on being CEO, Yale's Sonnenfeld says.
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said in a Facebook post that she and founder Mark Zuckerberg were "too slow" to respond to the Russian interference on the site.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced that the company will create an independent body to handle the appeal of content removals.
Facebook on Thursday released the latest figures on its efforts to remove harmful content, such as fake accounts, hate speech and graphic violence, from its social network.
In China, Huawei has its own voice assistant called Xiaoyi, but it is now looking to make one for the international market.
Facebook in October 2017 expanded its work with Definers Public Affairs, a Washington public relations firm, according to the New York Times. That firm published dozens of articles criticizing rivals Google and Apple for their business practices.
An internal Facebook survey reportedly found that its employee confidence, pride and commitment have decreased over the past year. The declines come after a rough year for the company, including a declining stock price.
Instagram Co-founder and former CEO Kevin Systrom said it's important for the future of the world that social media companies be policed well and take their issues of misinformation and harassment seriously.
Facebook said it removed 36 Facebook accounts, six pages and 99 Instagram accounts that may have been connected to a Russian internet troll farm. Most were created after mid-2017, and one Instagram account reached more than 600,000 U.S. users.
Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Walmart-owned Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart Group, Binny Bansal, has resigned effective immediately, Walmart said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
When T-Mobile U.S. wanted to better understand who was visiting its website — people who were already customers or those who were just researching phones or plans — it asked university teams for help.
Shares of Facebook fell on Monday to their lowest close since April 2017 as U.S. stocks declined across the board. The company has endured a turbulent year in 2018 tied to the spread of fake news and its handling of user data.
A study conducted by academic researchers found that students who limited their daily use of Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat to 10 minutes each per day experienced significant declines in depressive symptoms. This study claims to be the first to find a direct causal link between cutting back on social media use and improvements in loneliness and depression.
Amazon closed in a bear market Monday as the e-commerce giant added to a 20 percent decline from all-time highs reached back in September.
SAP's share price fell by as much as 4 percent Monday as traders in Europe digested news of its deal to buy U.S. survey software maker Qualtrics for $8 billion.
Storing a partner's biometric passcode seems to be a uniquely younger compulsion, and likely tied to the typical millennial nonchalance around cybersecurity that comes with a digital childhood and regular headlines of data breaches.
Following Microsoft, Uber and Google, Facebook on Friday reportedly told employees that it would no longer require claims of sexual-harassment to be settled.
British lawmakers have written to five online-only fashion retailers amid concern over the sustainability of cheap fashion garments.
Though analysts are impressed with Disney's studio revenue, which grew 50 percent from the prior year, many focus on its new over-the-top strategy known as Disney+.
Activision Blizzard shares fell 10 percent during after-hours trading Thursday as the video game company missed estimates on fourth-quarter revenue projections but beat third quarter earnings-per-share predictions.