Facebook chief grilled over 'digital monster'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from European Union lawmakers on Tuesday over what one of them branded his "digital monster", as he apologised again for the way the social network h...

May 22, 2018
Tech

Facebook to enter dating business

Social media giant Facebook is looking to launch a dating feature, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced earlier today. The idea is not to focus on just hooking up, but to foster meaningful relationships. ...

May 01, 2018
Business

Facebook trials ‘downvote’ button

Facebook has begun testing “downvote” and “upvote” buttons for comments on some public pages in New Zealand and Australia. The feature lets users vote comments on public posts up or down to show th...

April 30, 2018
Tech

Why has WhatsApp banned under-16s in Europe?

Messaging service WhatsApp has raised its minimum age limit in Europe from 13 to 16. But why has it made the change – and why isn’t the same age restriction being enforced in the Caribbean? What ha...

April 25, 2018
Tech

Facebook sets out what content it forbids

Facebook has for the first time published a detailed explanation of the kind of content it does and does not permit on its site. The social media giant has in the past shared brief “community stand...

April 24, 2018
Tech