Facebook to fact-check pictures and videos

Facebook will start fact-checking images and videos, the company said Thursday, expanding its review efforts to posts that are traditionally harder to monitor.   "People share millions of photos and videos on Facebook every day. We know that this kind of sharing is particularly compelling because it's visual. That said, it also

Five signs that show you are addicted to Facebook

If you're not sure whether you are addicted to Facebook or you just love the social media, here are seven warning signs that you (or someone you know) may be addicted to Facebook. Spending Excessive Time on Facebook Spending excessive time on Facebook is a clear red flag. How much time is

Mark Zuckerberg becomes world’s third richest person

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has overtaken Warren Buffet to become the third richest person in the world, according Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Zuckerberg, 34, is now worth an astonishing $81.6 billion and follows Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, who are no. 1 and 2 respectively. Zuckerberg moved up

Facebook releases transparency report on ‘bad stuff’

Social networking giant Facebook has said it took down tens of millions of bad stuff, including nudity and "sexual activity" from its platform during the first quarter of 2018. In a blog post on Tuesday, the company said it pulled down "21 million pieces of adult nudity and sexual activity in

Facebook spent $9m on Zuckerberg’s security in 2017

Can anyone spend millions of dollars in personal security and travel while making $1 in 12 months? Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg just did that. He made $1 in salary in 2017 but Facebook spent $8.9m for his personal security and use of private jets, a new public filing shows. The amount Facebook