Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive


Forgot your password?

Facebook Stories

Google Facing Fine of Up To $1.4 Billion In India Over Rigged Search Results 143 comments
Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial 678 comments
Facebook Is Now Working On Its Own Digital Assistant Called M 56 comments
Facebook CIO Discusses Zuckerberg's "Will You Resign?" Email 141 comments
Facebook Intern Gets Preemptive Ax For Exposing Security Flaw 103 comments
Facebook Awards Researchers $100k For Detecting Emerging Class of C++ Bugs 73 comments
Google, Facebook and Twitter To Block "Hash Lists" of Child Abuse 177 comments
Inside the Failure of Google+ 279 comments
Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas 55 comments
Melinda Gates: Facebook Engineers Have Solved One of Education's Biggest Problem 162 comments
New York Judge Rules Against Facebook In Search Warrant Case 157 comments
New Facebook Video Controls Let You Limit Viewing By Gender and Age 90 comments
Silicon Valley Still Wrestling With Diversity Issues 398 comments
Facebook Acquires Israel's Pebbles Interfaces For Reported $60 Million 11 comments
Facebook Finally Ends XMPP Support For 3rd Party Chat 63 comments
Facebook's New Chief Security Officer Wants To Set a Date To Kill Flash 283 comments
Hacker Group That Hit Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft Intensifies Attacks 40 comments
Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire 86 comments
Facebook's New Data Center To Be Powered Entirely By Renewables 80 comments
Brazilian Evangelicals Set Up a "Sin Free" Version of Facebook 293 comments
Where Facebook Stores 900 Million New Photos Per Day 121 comments
FB Reveals Woeful Diversity Numbers 256 comments
Facebook's Absurd Pseudonym Purgatory 290 comments
Facebook Has a New Private Mobile Photo-Sharing App, and They Built It In C++ 173 comments
Belgian Privacy Watchdog Sues Facebook 72 comments
Journalist Burned Alive In India For Facebook Post Exposing Corruption 219 comments
How Facebook Is Eating the $140 Billion Hardware Market 89 comments
Face Recognition Tech Pushes Legal Boundaries 110 comments
Google and Facebook Cancel Satellite Plans 33 comments
Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India 100 comments
Facebook Now Supports PGP To Send You Encrypted Emails 138 comments
Supreme Court Overturns Conviction For Man Who Posted 'Threatening' Messages On Facebook 144 comments
A Tool For Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets 124 comments
European Internet Users Urged To Protect Themselves Against Facebook Tracking 147 comments
Baton Bob Receives $20,000 Settlement For Coerced Facebook Post 201 comments
Top Publishers To Post News Stories Directly To Facebook Timelines 50 comments
Is Facebook Keeping You In a Political Bubble? 179 comments
Oculus Rift Launching In Q1 2016 84 comments
AI Experts In High Demand 78 comments
Facebook Launches Platform and Opens Up To More Developers 32 comments
Facebook Wants to Skip the Off-Site Links, Host News Content Directly 51 comments
SurveyMonkey's CEO Dies While Vacationing With Wife Sheryl Sandberg 176 comments
Texas Admonishes Judge For Posting Facebook Updates About Her Trials 95 comments
Nepal Earthquake: Facebook To Google, How Tech Is Helping Survivors Reach Out 39 comments
Oculus Rift: 2015 Launch Unlikely, But Not Impossible 74 comments
Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up 78 comments
Facebook Working To Weed Out Fake Likes 74 comments
Twitter Moves Non-US Accounts To Ireland, and Away From the NSA 153 comments
Judge Allows Divorce Papers To Be Served Via Facebook 95 comments
Ask Slashdot: Living Without Social Media In 2015? 394 comments
Report: Facebook Tracks Visitors Who Have Opted Out, Violating EU Law 40 comments
Facebook Successfully Tests Laser Internet Drones 59 comments
Facebook Sued For Alleged Theft of Data Center Design 74 comments
NY Times: "All the News That Mark Zuckerberg Sees Fit To Print"? 79 comments
Facebook Makes Messenger a Platform 48 comments
Facebook Engineering Tool Mimics Dodgy Network Connectivity 60 comments
Fake Suicide Attempt Tests Facebook Prevention Tool, Lands Man In Asylum 317 comments
Facebook Introduces Payment System 95 comments
This App Lets You Piggyback Facebook's Free Internet To Access Any Site 67 comments
Nipples, Terrorism, and Sexual Descriptions - Facebook's List of Banned Content 134 comments
Man Claiming Half Ownership of Facebook Is Now a Fugitive 163 comments
Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail 247 comments
Deutsche Telecom Calls For Google and Facebook To Be Regulated Like Telcos 106 comments
Facebook Puts Users On Suicide Watch 187 comments
Facebook's Colonies 53 comments
Schneier: Everyone Wants You To Have Security, But Not From Them 114 comments
Facebook AI Director Discusses Deep Learning, Hype, and the Singularity 71 comments
Facebook Adds Legacy Contact Feature In Case You Die Before It Does 80 comments
Facebook Launches ThreatExchange To Let Companies Share Threat Info 30 comments
NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking 135 comments
Facebook Will Soon Be Able To ID You In Any Photo 153 comments
Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development 78 comments
UK Sets Up Internet-Savvy Army Unit 56 comments
Facebook Censoring Images of the Prophet Muhammad In Turkey 228 comments
Illinois Students Suspected of Cyberbullying Must Provide Social Media Passwords 323 comments
Facebook Will Let You Flag Content As 'False' 225 comments
Facebook Targets Office Workers With Facebook At Work Service 112 comments
Using Facebook Data, Algorithm Predicts Personality Better Than Friends 80 comments
Sony, Facebook, Google, Samsung, Apple, and Microsoft Now All Have a Hand In VR 61 comments
Facebook Apologizes For 'Year In Review' Photos 218 comments
Google and Apple Weaseling Out of "Do Not Track" 145 comments
Startup Acquisitions Herald Virtual, Augmented Reality Apps From Facebook 11 comments
Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages 48 comments
Facebook Drops Bing Search Results 33 comments
Facebook Offers Solution To End Drunken Posts 134 comments
Facebook Founder Presents Vision For The New Republic, Many Resign In Protest 346 comments
Why Apple, Google, and FB Have Their Own Programming Languages 161 comments
Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech 436 comments
Married Woman Claims Facebook Info Sharing Created Dating Profile For Her 189 comments
WhatsApp To Offer End-to-End Encryption 93 comments
How Facebook Is Influencing Who Will Win the Next Election 72 comments
Facebook Planning Office Version To Rival LinkedIn, Google 91 comments
Facebook Testing Lithium-Ion Batteries For Backup Power 41 comments
New Facebook Update Lets You Choose News Feed Content 54 comments
More Tor .Onion Sites May Get Digital Certificates Soon 52 comments
Zuckerberg: Most of Facebook Will Be Video Within Five Years 206 comments
Users Can't Distinguish Scams From Facebook's Features 116 comments
Government Data Requests To Facebook Up By 24% 42 comments
New GCHQ Chief Says Social Media Aids Terrorists 228 comments
Facebook Wants You To Vote Tuesday 165 comments
Facebook Sets Up Shop On Tor 125 comments
EFF Rates Which Service Providers Side With Users 16 comments
Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Mandarin At Tsinghua University In Beijing 217 comments
We Need Distributed Social Networks More Than Ello 269 comments
Facebook To DEA: Stop Using Phony Profiles To Nab Criminals 239 comments
Court Rules Parents May Be Liable For What Their Kids Post On Facebook 323 comments
Facebook and Apple Now Pay For Female Employees To Freeze Their Eggs 253 comments
Microsoft, Facebook Declare European Kids Clueless About Coding, Too 213 comments
"Double Irish" Tax Loophole Used By US Companies To Be Closed 259 comments
Snowden's Tough Advice For Guarding Privacy 210 comments
DoJ: Law Enforcement Can Impersonate People On Facebook 191 comments
Ask Slashdot: Is There an Ethical Way Facebook Can Experiment With Their Users? 141 comments
The Single Vigilante Behind Facebook's 'Real Name' Crackdown 305 comments
Facebook Ready To Get Into Healthcare 99 comments
Facebook Apologizes To Drag Queens Over "Real Name" Rule 280 comments
Interview With Facebook's Head of Open Source 29 comments
Facebook's Atlas: the Platform For Advertisers To Track Your Movements 92 comments
Facebook To Start Testing Internet-Beaming Drones In 2015 42 comments
NY Magistrate: Legal Papers Can Be Served Via Facebook 185 comments
Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans 108 comments
Facebook Blamed For Driving Up Cellphone Bills, But It's Not Alone 131 comments
Ukraine Asks Zuckerberg to Discipline Kremlin Facebook Bots 254 comments
Study: Social Networks Have Negative Effect On Individual Welfare 76 comments
Facebook Cleans Up News Feed By Reducing Click-Bait Headlines 61 comments
Facebook Experimenting With Blu-ray As a Storage Medium 193 comments
When Customer Dissatisfaction Is a Tech Business Model 257 comments
Facebook Tests "Satire" Tag To Avoid Confusion On News Feed 131 comments
How Facebook Is Saving Power By 10-15% Through Better Load Balancing 54 comments
Facebook Acquires Server-Focused Security Startup 18 comments
Facebook Seeks Devs To Make Linux Network Stack As Good As FreeBSD's 195 comments
Inside the Facebook Algorithm Most Users Don't Even Know Exists 130 comments
How Facebook Sold You Krill Oil 114 comments
The Loophole Obscuring Facebook and Google's Transparency Reports 18 comments
US Tech Firms Recruiting High Schoolers (And Younger) 253 comments
Facebook Fallout, Facts and Frenzy 160 comments
Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him 203 comments
Facebook's Emotion Experiment: Too Far, Or Social Network Norm? 219 comments
In 2012, Facebook Altered Content To Tweak Readers' Emotions 130 comments
Tech Workforce Diversity At Facebook Similar To Google And Yahoo 265 comments
The Bursting Social Media Advertising Bubble 254 comments
EU High Court To Review US-EU Data Safe Harbor Agreement 60 comments
Emotional Contagion Spread Through Facebook 127 comments
Google and Facebook Can Be Legally Intercepted, Says UK Spy Boss 104 comments
Facebook Lets Users Opt Out of Targeted Ads 97 comments
Iran Court Summons Mark Zuckerberg For Facebook Privacy Violations 304 comments
Facebook Refuses To Share Employee Race and Gender Data 250 comments
Zenimax Sues Oculus Over VR Tech 97 comments
How Virtual Reality Became Reality 104 comments
EFF: Amazon, AT&T, and Snapchat Most Likely To Rat On You To the Gov't 69 comments
Zuckerberg's $100 Million Education Gift Solved Little 335 comments
Facebook Data Miner Will Shock You 164 comments
WhatsApp Is Well On Its Way To A Billion Users 116 comments
New Facebook Phone App Lets You Stalk Your Friends 61 comments
Study: People That Think Social Media Helps Their Work Are Probably Wrong 40 comments
Why No One Trusts Facebook To Power the Future 218 comments
Social Media Becomes the New Front In Mexico's Drug War 120 comments
Emails Reveal Battle Over Employee Poaching Between Google and Facebook 132 comments
Facebook, Google Battle To Bring Internet To Remote Locations 49 comments
How Facebook and Oculus Could Be a Great Combination 151 comments
Michael Abrash Joins Oculus, Calls Facebook 'Final Piece of the Puzzle' 232 comments
Did Facebook Buy Oculus To Counter Google Glass? 108 comments
Facebook To Begin Deploying Btrfs 115 comments
Minnesota Teen Wins Settlement After School Takes Facebook Password 367 comments
Minecraft Creator Halts Plans For Oculus Version Following Facebook Acquisition 300 comments
Facebook Buying Oculus VR For $2 Billion 535 comments
Facebook Introduces Hack: Statically Typed PHP 230 comments
Facebook's Face Identification Project Is Accurate 97.25% of the Time 149 comments
The Era of Facebook Is an Anomaly 260 comments
Facebook To Pay City $200K-a-Year For a Neighborhood Cop 235 comments
Youtube and Facebook May Be Banned In Turkey, Again 57 comments
Facebook Wants To Block Illegal Gun Sales 310 comments
Facebook Wants Drones To Connect the Developing World 48 comments
Popularity On Facebook Makes People Think You're Attractive 116 comments
Girl's Facebook Post Costs Her Dad $80,000 387 comments
The Facebook Ads Teens Aren't Supposed To See 111 comments
Facebook Gives Up On Desktop Apps: Kills Messenger For Windows and Firefox 53 comments
Quebec Language Police Target Store Owner's Facebook Page 506 comments
Facebook Shuts Down @Facebook Email System 149 comments
Who's On WhatsApp, and Why? 280 comments
WhatsApp Founder Used Unchangable Airline Ticket To Pressure Facebook 144 comments
WhatsApp: 2nd Biggest Tech Acquisition of All Time 257 comments
How Jan Koum Steered WhatsApp Into $16B Facebook Deal 136 comments
Facebook To Buy WhatsApp 199 comments
Facebook Analyzes the Impact of Love On Their Business 37 comments
Facebook Debuts New Gender Options, Pronoun Choices 462 comments
Facebook Estimates Around 10% of Accounts Are Fake 140 comments
Facebook Puts 10,000 Blu-ray Discs In Low-Power Storage System 153 comments
DOJ Announces New Methods For Reporting National Security Requests 117 comments
Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages? 293 comments
Facebook Mocks 'Infection' Study, Predicts Princeton's Demise 193 comments
Facebook Is a Plague That'll Burn Out In a Few Years, Says Study 338 comments
Facebook's Biggest Bounty Yet To Hacker Who Found "Keys To the Kingdom" 111 comments
In Greece, 10 Months In Prison For "Blasphemous" Facebook Page 324 comments
Should Facebook 'Likes' Count As Commercial Endorsements? 189 comments
Headhunters Can't Tell Anything From Facebook Profiles 209 comments
Facebook Being Sued Over Mining of Private Messages 170 comments
Syrian Electronic Army Defaces Skype's Facebook Page, Twitter Account, and Blog 86 comments
Mark Zuckerberg Gives $990 Million To Charity 230 comments
Facebook Tracks the Status Updates and Messages You Don't Write Too 163 comments
Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Yahoo Form Alliance Against NSA 293 comments
The Yin and Yang of Hour of Code & Immigration Reform 220 comments
Facebook Patents Inferring Income of Users 129 comments
Facebook Patented Making NSA Data Handoffs Easier 137 comments
Microsoft and Facebook Launch Internet Bug Bounty Program 57 comments
Facebook Testing Screen-Tracking Software For Users 115 comments
30% of Americans Get News From Facebook According To Pew Research Poll 194 comments
Facebook Faces PRISM Data Investigation In Ireland 86 comments
PM Calls Facebook Irresponsible For Allowing Beheading Clips 201 comments
Facebook Lets Beheading Clips Return To Its Site 277 comments
Facebook Isn't Accepting New Posts, Likes, Comments... 258 comments
What Employee Lock-In Means At Facebook 391 comments
Teachers Get 1 Week To Test Tech Giants' Hour of Code 81 comments
Facebook 'Stalker' Tool Uses Graph Search For Data Mining 38 comments
Facebook Comment Prompts Arrests In Cyberbullying Suicide Case 734 comments
Facebook Buys Israeli Mobile Analytics Startup Onavo 38 comments
Google ToS Change Means Your Photo Could Go In Ads 136 comments
Social Fixer Falls Victim To Facebook Legal Threats 194 comments
Facebook Building a Company Town 159 comments
Facebook and Cisco Offer Check-In Service For Free Wifi 67 comments
Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports To TV Networks 45 comments
Snowden Strikes Again: NSA Mapping Social Connections of US Citizens 513 comments
The Circle Skewers Google, Facebook, Twitter 56 comments
Social Networks Force Barilla Chairman To Apologize For His Anti-gay Remarks 456 comments
Facebook Autofill Wants To Store Users' Credit Card Info 123 comments
China Lifts Bans On Social Media, Foreign ISPs In Free Trade Zone 55 comments
Facebook Launches Advanced AI Effort To Find Meaning In Your Posts 125 comments
Facebook Deletes Social Fixer Community Page Without Explanation 192 comments
Yahoo and Facebook Join Google In FISC Petition After Government Talks Fail 114 comments
Social Media's Role In Peer Pressure 39 comments
Facebook To Overhaul Data Use Policy 216 comments
Meet the Programmer Behind Social Fixer 64 comments
Security Community Raises $12k For Researcher Snubbed By Facebook 95 comments Altruistic, Or the Ultimate In Cynicism? 174 comments
Security Researcher Makes His Point By Hacking Into Zuckerberg's Facebook Page 266 comments
Twitter Eyes Signatures To Kill Fake Followers 52 comments
New Zealand Court Orders Facebook Disclosure To Employer 243 comments
How the Leap Second Bug Led Facebook To Build DCIM Tools 46 comments
Fearful of Reader Reaction, Facebook Delays Video Ads 120 comments
Sad Day In FarmVille: Facebook's New Game Developer Program 52 comments
Zuckerberg: Ads On Instagram "When the Right Time Comes" 51 comments
DNI Office Asks Why People Trust Facebook More Than the Government 273 comments
Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone To Facebook: Start a Premium Subscription Service 156 comments
Current Doctor Who Warns Against Facebook 218 comments
Silicon Valley In 2013 Resembles Logan's Run In 2274 432 comments
State Dept. Bureau Spent $630k On Facebook 'Likes' 99 comments
Facebook Bug Exposed 6 Million Users 75 comments
Facebook and Microsoft Disclose Government Requests For User Data 140 comments
Don't Panic, But We've Passed Peak Apple (and Google, and Facebook) 307 comments
Facebook's Complaint Process Is Arbitrary — But So Is Campaigning 114 comments
Facebook's Newest Datacenter Relies On Arctic Cooling 106 comments
Page: 1 2 →

Happiness is a hard disk.