The head of the foundation created by philanthropist George Soros has called for an independent review into Facebook’s lobbying practices amid allegations the site used a PR firm to undermine its critics.
Love Island star Samira Mighty will host a new interactive game show on Facebook, where those taking part can win up to £10,000.
Facebook has announced a UK mentorship programme to help children from disadvantaged schools across London in pursuit of an engineering career.
A pottery firm from Yorkshire has gone viral after one of its potters made a Brexit-themed mug – complete with holes in its sides.
An internet troll who tormented the families of dead young people by posting sickening messages on Facebook tribute pages has been jailed for 14 months.
Facebook has refuted a string of allegations about its inner workings, including that its engineers knew about Russian activity on the site earlier than it previously admitted.
Instagram has begun to roll out the time management tools the Facebook-owned social network announced in the summer.
Facebook and Instagram are starting to detect drug dealers trying to sell on the social networks with the help of artificial intelligence.
Channel 4 will provide news content to Facebook to increase the reach of “high-quality” and credible journalism.
Excessive use of social media – in particular the posting of images and selfies – has been linked to a subsequent increase in narcissism, research has found.
A man has been spared a jail sentence after threatening to stab another man and claiming he owned a gun.
A shocked mother has contacted the police after a “creep” started messaging her on social media asking her for pictures of a child.
Facebook Messenger’s long-awaited unsend feature is expected to launch soon, allowing people to retract messages they have sent.
Facebook says it has removed 115 accounts from the site and Instagram for suspected “co-ordinated inauthentic behaviour” as voting begins in the US midterm elections.
Facebook data at the academic centre linked to the Cambridge Analytica scandal was accessed from web addresses connected to previous cyber attacks and Russian locations, according to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
Facebook, NBC and Fox News Channel have all said they will stop airing Donald Trump’s campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of killing two police officers.
Facebook has faced renewed criticism over political advertising on the platform after journalists easily undermined new transparency initiatives to pose as politicians and a banned organisation.
Facebook has lost a million daily and monthly active users in the last three months, the company’s latest financial results have revealed.
Facebook has removed dozens of accounts linked to Iran that targeted citizens in the UK and US with politically charged messages.
Facebook users will soon be able to pin their favourite music on to their profile as part of an increased focus on music across the social network.