Facebook Almost, But Not Quite, Says 'Sorry'

Facebook Almost, But Not Quite, Says 'Sorry'

Thomas Tamblyn  3.07.2014
Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg has formally apologised for poor communication about a study in 2012 which saw users have their timeline's...
Jewish Youth Movement Head Calls For Israeli Army To Take 300 Palestinian Foreskins

Jewish Youth Movement Head Calls For Israeli Army To Take 300 Palestinian Foreskins

Jessica Elgot  2.07.2014
The leader of one of the world's biggest Jewish youth movements has come under intense criticism for Facebook post which appears to call...
Does Facebook (Like Barclays) Operate a Dark Pool?

Does Facebook (Like Barclays) Operate a Dark Pool?

2.07.2014
Facebook needs to generate sufficient revenue to justify a valuation north of $80 billion - and it is not going to do that simply through...
Facebook Faces UK Probe Over 'Unethical' Emotion Study

Facebook Faces UK Probe Over 'Unethical' Emotion Study

2.07.2014
Facebook is being investigated to assess whether an experiment in which it manipulated users' news feeds to study the effect it had on...
Is Distrust of Facebook Contagious?

Is Distrust of Facebook Contagious?

1.07.2014
Revelations about Facebook experiments are waking us up to the fact that these services are not neutral, neither are they simply there...
Facebook Mood Manipulation Is Bad for Us All

Facebook Mood Manipulation Is Bad for Us All

1.07.2014
What they did was not ethical. By testing out a theory on unsuspecting users, they were deliberately interfering with the choices they...
Thousands Demand Facebook Remove Teen Hunter's 'Sick' Hunting Snaps

Thousands Demand Facebook Remove Teen Hunter's 'Sick' Hunting Snaps

Jack Sommers  30.06.2014
A teenage hunter has triggered fury on Facebook by posting pictures of herself posing with animals she had killed in African countries...
Facebook Can Also Influence Whether You're Likely To Vote

Facebook Can Also Influence Whether You're Likely To Vote

Michael Rundle  30.06.2014
Facebook can alter your mood based on what news stories it shows you. Apparently it can also manipulate whether you're likely to vote. Outrage...
Facebook Researcher Apologises For 'Creepy' Emotions Study On Users

Facebook Researcher Apologises For 'Creepy' Emotions Study On Users

Michael Rundle  30.06.2014
One of the Facebook researchers who conducted a secret study on users by manipulating their news feeds has apologised - but defended the...

Facebook Gets Really, Really Creepy

Charlotte Meredith  29.06.2014
Facebook did something really creepy, and you may never even know if it affected you. The site has been playing mind games on users and,...
Facebook UK Adds Over 70 Gender Options

Facebook UK Adds Over 70 Gender Options

Thomas Tamblyn  27.06.2014
Facebook users in the UK will now be able to choose over 70 gender options when creating or editing their Facebook profile. The added...
Facebook Has Secrets. Here's How To Unlock Them.

Facebook Has Secrets. Here's How To Unlock Them.

26.06.2014
Facebook is full of secrets - and not just the affairs, double lives, civil service careers and faked qualifications that populate the...
How Your Facebook Life Compares To Your Actual (Crappy) Life

How Your Facebook Life Compares To Your Actual (Crappy) Life

Poorna Bell  25.06.2014
Scrolling down your Facebook news feed can make you feel pretty bad about your own life as you sit cheek to jowl on the train next to someone...
Facebook's Reply-First Chap App Out Now In The UK

Facebook's Reply-First Chap App Out Now In The UK

Michael Rundle  25.06.2014
Facebook has announced that its controversial new chat app 'Slingshot' is available in the UK. The Snapchat-style app allows users to...