Facebook

Mario McKellop
August 19, 2019 - 12:30 pm
With more than 2.4 billion monthly active users , Facebook is a platform with incomparable reach. While its massive base can make it a powerful marketing platform, its size means small businesses have to craft truly compelling advertising materials in order to stand out. Here are a few tips on how...
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July 13, 2019 - 7:33 am
(AP) -- At $5 billion, the fine the FTC is about to levy on Facebook is by far the largest it's given to a technology company, easily eclipsing the second largest, $22 million for Google in 2012. The long-expected punishment, which Facebook is well prepared for, is unlikely to make a dent in the...
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June 18, 2019 - 1:34 pm
By Sean Hartnett Facebook has launched an ambitious plan to develop its own currency. The social media giant is launching the effort with partners: PayPal, Uber , Spotify, Visa and Mastercard. On Tuesday, Facebook unveiled its digital currency plan, which is believed to be similar to Bitcoin and...
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Facebook AP
(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
May 23, 2019 - 1:14 pm
The new numbers come as the company grapples with challenge after challenge, ranging from fake news to Facebook's role in elections interference, hate speech and incitement to violence in the U.S., Myanmar, India and elsewhere.
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wanted man wants likes
(Credit: City of Torrington Police Department)
May 22, 2019 - 5:26 pm
Jose Simms has seven arrest warrants and is being sought as a fugitive after failing to appear in court on charges that range from breach of peace to risk of injury to a child.
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Farrakhan and Alex Jones
This combination of file photo shows minister Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam, in Tehran, Iran, on Nov. 8, 2018, left, and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones in Washington on Sept. 5, 2018, right. (AP Photo)
May 02, 2019 - 5:46 pm
Decried as censorship by several of those who got the ax, the move signals a renewed effort by the social media giant to remove objectionable material — and individuals — promoting hate, racism and anti-Semitism.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, makes the keynote speech at F8, the Facebook's developer conference, Tuesday, April 30, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar )
April 30, 2019 - 3:03 pm
A redesigned Facebook app and desktop version of the site puts private groups in the center of the page.
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Mark Zuckerberg
FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference in San Jose, Calif. . (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
April 19, 2019 - 3:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are reportedly considering seeking some kind of oversight of Mark Zuckerberg's leadership of Facebook over the social network giant's mishandling of users' personal information. Discussions between Facebook and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission officials about...
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Facebook AP Photo
(AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
March 27, 2019 - 5:16 pm
"We need the tech sector to do its part to combat these efforts."
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(AP Photo/Jenny Kane)
March 14, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The length of the outage is another publicity problem for a company already dealing with privacy issues and regulatory probes.
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