Facebook closes fake news pages in Poland: rights group

(Yahoo News) Facebook has closed 27 pages in Poland for spreading fake news and hate-filled content ahead of the European parliamentary elections, the civil rights group Avaaz said on Friday. The pages,... Read more »

Facebook facing 20-year consent agreement after privacy lapses

The social media giant Facebook Inc is headed toward an agreement with the U.S. government over its privacy policies and practices that would put it under 20 years of oversight, according to... Read more »

Twitter accidentally shares user location data with advertising partner

Twitter Inc said on Monday it may have accidentally collected and shared location data of some users accessing its app through Apple devices with an advertising partner. In a blog post https://help.twitter.com/en/location-data-collection, the... Read more »

WhatsApp to end support for all Windows phones from December 31

If you are still using Windows Phone in 2019, you now have another reason to buy a new Android or iOS based device! WhatsApp is ending support for all smartphone running Windows... Read more »

Facebook’s co-founder joins calls to break up the company

Facebook Inc co-founder and former Mark Zuckerberg roommate Chris Hughes called for the break up of the world’s largest social media network in an opinion piece in the New York Times on... Read more »

Facebook is developing its own voice assistant to rival Alexa and Siri

Facebook wants to let you interact with its devices using just your voice.  The social media is working on a digital assistant that could rival the likes of Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri... Read more »

USA, Canada, Ireland Launch New Investigations Into Facebook Privacy Breaches

Facebook has a lot of problems, then there are a lot of problems for Facebook—and both are not going to end anytime sooner. Though Facebook has already set aside $5 billion from its... Read more »

Trump complained to Twitter chief Dorsey about lost followers

 US President Donald Trump met with Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey on Tuesday and spent a significant time questioning him about why he had lost some Twitter followers, a person briefed... Read more »

Facebook exposed millions of Instagram passwords

A day after admitting it “unintentionally” uploaded emails of nearly 1.5 million of new users, Facebook has now revealed that millions of Instagram passwords were stored on its servers in a readable... Read more »

Does Social Media really cause Depression?

Depression, the 3rd most common incurable disease of the 21st century and yet the subject remains a taboo in our society. In this fast-pacing world, we fail to grasp the importance of... Read more »

SOCIAL MEDIA: BLESSING OR CURSE OR ESCAPISM??

Want to connect to a friend; Facebook is here, bored and tired; let’s spend time on Instagram, missing a friend or family; let’s connect on video on skype or WhatsApp, want to... Read more »