In case you were too busy watching the Facebook privacy scandal, here's the social media news you might have missed, including a potential "regram" option inside Instagram Stories inside Friday's Social Feed.
Preparing for censorship, Craigslist and Reddit buckle down as the controversial FOSTA bill heads to the White House for President Trump's signature. Based on the bill's wording, all unsuspecting websites will face legal woes.
Facebook sold four billion dollars in ad revenue last year. Ultimately, the Cambridge Analytica scandal happened because Facebook has always cared more about selling ads than protecting your personal data.
Instagram feed look different? That's because Instagram is now moving recent posts further up the feed. The company says it will be making news feed changes over the next few months, along with testing a refresh button.
The Korea Communications Commission determined that Facebook intentionally throttled its services while negotiating fees with South Korean ISPs, breaking one of the local laws. Facebook says it can't guarantee service.
Social media creates a platform for speaking up and sharing information, but that same platform makes possible fake news, spam bots, and “information cocoons.” We asked three experts to weigh in on how social media influences democracy.
Messenger group chats just got a bit easier to manage. Facebook now allows users to create chat administrators with the power to add and remove users, along with the new option to invite users via a link.
If the recent Cambridge Analytica hack worries you but you're not prepared to give up Facebook entirely, there are a few ways you can go about protecting your personal data. Here we outline some changes you can implement right now.