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Two new tools will warn users about the risks of searching for and sharing content that exploits children, including the potential legal consequences of doing so
Sharing your thoughts or photos for the world to see is now as easy as pushing a button, but even a seemingly harmless post may come back to haunt you
Many users have until February 8 to accept the new rules – or else lose access to the app
Dealing with skeletons lurking in your Facebook closet has never been easier
The feature is part of expanded parental controls on the Messenger Kids app aimed at children under 13
As Facebook turns 16, we look at how to keep your personal information safe from prying eyes
Footage defined as parody or satire will be permitted, as the social network isn’t slamming the door on all types of manipulated media
A recent update to Facebook’s iOS app introduced a bug that had some users worried
However, the social network harbors no plans to deploy the technology in any of its services any time soon
How is the social network preparing to curtail the spread of misinformation as the election season heats up?
The legal action, brought over alleged click injection fraud, is said to be among the first of its kind
The databases, sitting unprotected on cloud servers, contained reams of information amassed by two apps integrated with the social network
The social network says that the passwords were never exposed externally and that it found no abuse of the glitch
Facebook owned Instagram and WhatsApp also affected by unexplained interruption
While the number of victims is lower than previously thought, the data accessed for millions of them is more sensitive than originally believed
As another confusing message spreads, we look at Facebook privacy, cloning, and hacking
The social networking behemoth is expected to face a formal investigation by Ireland’s Data Protection Commission in what could be the “acid test” of GDPR since the law took effect in May
It has yet to be determined whether the accounts were misused or what information was accessed. In the meantime, you can improve your account security with a few easy steps
Social media giant fined in the UK for failing to protect users’ personal information and for a lack of transparency