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Facebook’s Libra faces ‘core’ legal, regulatory challenges: Brainard

It should be no surprise that Facebook's Libra is attracting a high level of scrutiny from lawmakers and authorities. Libra, and indeed any stablecoin...

PayPal abandons Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency group

No longer be part of an alliance intended to oversee the Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency. We remain supportive of Libra's aspirations and look forward to...

Facebook says removed multiple accounts from Indonesia, UAE, Nigeria, and Egypt

Facebook says it has removed multiple accounts involved in what it called “coordinated inauthentic behavior” on both its Facebook and Instagram platforms. The moves...

Facebook launches ‘Threads’ app woven into Instagram

Threads is the fastest way to share a photo or video with your close friends on Instagram. Messages from your close friends list will...

Hate speech: Facebook suffers legal blow in EU top court

The case was brought to an Austrian court by Greens party politician Eva Glawischnig, who requested the removal of Facebook posts that defamed her. ...

Facebook suffers legal blow in top EU court over hate speech: statement

Facebook on Wednesday was dealt a major blow in the EU's top court. The decision will be seen as a victory for EU regulators. ...

Twitter’s top executive in Middle East turns out to be British Army officer

MacMillan, who joined the social media company's UK office six years ago, has for several years also served with the 77th Brigade. Gordon MacMillan’s...

Facebook launches dating service for US

WASHINGTON: Facebook rolled out its online dating service for the United States on Thursday, a move taking on rivals such as smartphone app Tinder. The free...

Facebook brings face recognition to all users, discontinues ‘Tag Suggestions’

Facebook Inc said on Tuesday its face recognition technology will now be available to all users with an option to opt out, while deciding to...

Facebook might start hiding ‘Like’ counts for posts

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Tuesday confirmed it is dabbling with no longer making a public display of how many "likes" are racked up by posts. Such...