Oct. 18, 2017

Here’s what you need to know about tbh, the anonymous compliments app Facebook just bought

This app made us feel really old, tbh.

Oct. 18, 2017

These 5 financial heroes are improving vulnerable people’s lives

Grim headlines getting you down? Here are five money heroes to inspire you with their altruism and hustle.
Oct. 12, 2017

A brief history of Mark Zuckerberg’s occasionally problematic global outreach

The best of times, the worst of times.
Oct. 5, 2017

Soledad O’Brien on why diversity programs fail

The broadcast journalist talks about the importance of mentorship and meeting students' real needs.
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Oct. 2, 2017

Facebook and Google’s algorithms prioritized fake news in the wake of Las Vegas shooting

Despite being patently false, reports naming the wrong man as the Las Vegas attacker promptly embedded themselves in both Facebook and Google’s algorithms.
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Sept. 29, 2017

The Department of Justice is going after the Facebook accounts of anti-Trump activists

The ACLU alleges the government violated the Fourth Amendment with its "overbroad" search, which could expose thousands of people's information.

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Sept. 22, 2017

Facebook’s Russian-linked ad controversy, explained

“We believe the public deserves a full accounting of what happened in the 2016 election," Facebook general counsel Colin Stretch wrote on Thursday.
Sept. 18, 2017

How to feel better, happier, more awake and more confident at work — in 10 easy steps

How to feel happy at your job and fight burnout: These work-life hacks will help boost your motivation.
Sept. 15, 2017

Meet Jeff Conner, the king of Weird Facebook

There's another dimension of Facebook made up of memes, inside jokes and lots of self-referential humor. Welcome to Jeffbook.
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Sept. 13, 2017

Report: Facebook and Twitter coming under increasing scrutiny in Mueller probe

The special counsel has reportedly begun to focus on the role of social media sites in spreading Russian disinformation.
Sept. 9, 2017

“Weird Facebook” and “Leftbook,” explained: How absurd meme groups could change Facebook for good

Let's take a tour through "Weird Facebook" and "Leftbook." They're shaping the future of your News Feed.

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Sept. 8, 2017

Internet trolls like Milo Yiannopoulos are evolving. Social media harassment policies are not.

Facebook's harassment policies are cut-and-dry, but they don't go far enough in protecting female journalists from harassment.
Sept. 7, 2017

Russia may have used Facebook to influence the 2016 election. That’s a page from the US playbook.

Many are outraged that Russia may have used Facebook to influence the 2016 U.S. election — but that's almost exactly what the U.S. did to Cuba in 2010.
Sept. 2, 2017

Why you should totally unplug from your phone this weekend — and 3 key moves to help you do it

Better work-life balance starts with focusing on your IRL life when you can — and shutting down your most distracting devices.
Aug. 31, 2017

Nobody’s using Facebook Stories — but holy moly, the filters are incredible

Seriously, no one knows about this. Do what I do — use the filters, save the photos and upload them to an app your friends actually use.
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Aug. 17, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg on Charlottesville: Facebook will remove violent threats

“There may always be some evil in the world, and maybe we can’t do anything about that."

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Aug. 16, 2017

These tech companies are finally standing up to hate — will it work?

After a weekend of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, what responsibility do tech companies have to root out bigotry on their platforms?
Aug. 16, 2017

How to stop autoplaying videos on Facebook and save your phone’s data

This should save you some data, battery life and peace of mind.
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Aug. 9, 2017

‘Hot Mic’ podcast: Most US House internships don’t pay, Trump TV presents the “real news”

Two important stories to know for Wednesday, August 9.
Aug. 3, 2017

The subtle way your Facebook feed is about to change

It's all about speed.
July 31, 2017

How to get more followers on Snapchat: 6 proven tips

Step up your snap game one follower at a time.

July 28, 2017

Your phone is stressing you out. Turn off your notifications.

You’re on your way to a calmer life.
July 27, 2017

Facebook is rumored to be working on a smart speaker — here’s everything we know

Imagine a world where you can hear your Facebook comments on your smart speaker.
July 18, 2017

Celeb weight loss teas won’t give you a flatter belly or a firmer booty. They’ll give you diarrhea.

Erika Nicole Kendall breaks down what's really in the teas Kylie Jenner and Vanessa Hudgens are plugging.
July 17, 2017

How to make GIFs in Facebook’s new GIF maker

The feature is only available to select users.
July 14, 2017

Do I need a will? How to write a last will and testament, DIY templates and when to prepare one.

Do you need a will? Even if you are single and childless, you probably have more assets than you realize. Here's what to know now about writing a last will and testament.

July 13, 2017

Want to meet Mark Zuckerberg? Follow these 3 rules.

Don't. Say. Anything.
July 13, 2017

Michigan official asks people to “kill every last Muslim” on Facebook — and won’t apologize for it

Some residents of Kalkaska, Michigan, want their village president Jeff Sieting out of office.
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July 11, 2017
July 11, 2017

Why does everyone on the internet want to die? How suicide memes took over the web

It’s 2017 and even our memes are suicidal.