Facebook Testing Ads On Messenger In Australia, Thailand
January 27, 2017

Facebook announced Thursday (Jan. 26) that it is rolling out a small test in Australia and Thailand that enables businesses to place ads on the home screen of Facebook Messenger. In a blog post, Facebook said that this gives businesses the opportunity to place an...

Facebook Buys Offline User Data
January 03, 2017

Facebook wants to get to know its users better, whether users want it or not. While many social media users actively give away some information about themselves — location, email, phone number, payment card info, etc. — Facebook reportedly purchases additional information without user knowledge...

Facebook: Instant Articles Underreported, Again
December 20, 2016

Critics are after Facebook for admitting to yet another a traffic calculation error. It’s the fourth time in the past three months. In its Metrics FYI blog post updated on Dec. 16, the social media giant said there was a discrepancy in how the platform measured traffic...

Facebook Sued For Keeping Zuckerberg In Control
December 12, 2016

Several shareholders have sued Facebook, contending that the social media giant moved to alter its capital structure to keep CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg in control of the company. And the firm did so through a series of actions that, as reported by the Wall...

Facebook: Stocks, Drones, And Wi-Fi, Oh My!
December 01, 2016

Some big news and new features for Facebook this week — the first being that Facebook has integrated games into its Messenger platform. The update is coming soon to 30 countries worldwide on both Android and iOS operating systems. Soon users of Facebook Messenger will be...

Facebook: Going To Bat For Bots And Battling Fake News
November 16, 2016

While the election of Donald Trump has been good for the markets in general, tech stocks have not exactly been enjoying what analysts are calling the “Trump bump.” Tech stocks in the benchmark equity gauge slumped 3.1 percent over the four days following, trailing the S&P...