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Why we should be allowed to 'disappear' online

Do you own your own identity online? Kyle Chayka asks the intriguing question in a story over at Pacific Standard magazine. Against the background...
Happening Now April 7, 2014

A child's sight is saved - thanks to Facebook

Facebook friends help catch a rare eye condition in a 3-year-old girl.
Happening Now April 4, 2014

Why did Facebook ditch its beautiful redesign?

A year ago, Facebook rolled out a great new design with bigger pictures - for some people. But the majority never got the design,...
Happening Now March 31, 2014

Woman's Facebook pictures stolen, used to advertise prostitution

Here's another sad tale of Facebook security problems. A woman named Dallas Miller suddenly found her personal Facebook pictures used in an ad for...
Happening Now March 28, 2014

Facebook's next project: Drones and lasers to give the Internet to everyone

Facebook is all about the future. So it should come as no surprise that the next big project Facebook is focusing on is bringing...
Happening Now March 28, 2014

Settlement won for sixth grader over Facebook post

Most people would agree that what you say at school is the school's responsibility, and what you say at home is the parent's responsibility....
Happening Now March 27, 2014

Facebook snatches up the future of gaming for a cool $2 billion

What's Facebook bought this time? Why, only the latest and greatest advancement in virtual reality: Oculus Rift. Oculus Rift, a virtual reality gaming headset,...
Happening Now March 26, 2014

Facebook's Privacy Dinosaur

Facebook is testing a new feature in which a little blue dinosaur pops up to warn users against oversharing.
Happening Now March 25, 2014

Facebook recognizes faces almost as well as you do

Facebook has developed impressive new facial recognition software called DeepFace, and it approaches human levels of precision.
Happening Now March 18, 2014

Scammer poses as Prince Harry on Facebook to steal $38,000

A scammer posing as Prince Harry on Facebook scammed an Austrian man out of more than $38,000.
Happening Now March 17, 2014