Facebook offers Workplace app for businesses

Facebook's plan to shake up communications within businesses and organizations is ready for the market, the world's largest online social network said Monday.

Facebook ordered to delete Whatsapp data in Germany

Data privacy authorities in Germany on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data it has received on Whatsapp users in Germany.

Internet giants' tax records under scrutiny in Indonesia

Indonesia is examining the tax records of US internet giants such as Google, Facebook and Twitter, an official said Tuesday, according to media reports.

Facebook reinstates iconic Vietnam War photo after controversial ban

Facebook on Friday reversed its ban on a famous Vietnam War-era photo of a young girl running naked down a road after a napalm bombing, following widespread criticism of the social media giant's...

After Facebook deletes famous war photo, Norwegian daily fights back

Norway's largest newspaper accused Facebook of censorship on Friday after the social networking giant deleted a famous Vietnam War-era photo of a young girl running naked on a road after a napalm...

WhatsApp to share users' phone numbers with Facebook

The popular messaging service WhatsApp updated its terms and privacy policy Thursday, allowing owner Facebook access to more data, including users' phone numbers.

Facebook dismisses German complaints about cooperation on terrorism

Facebook on Monday dismissed complaints from German authorities that it doesn't adequately cooperate on terrorism and other serious crime investigations and urged police to better formulate their...

Facebook earnings nearly triple on strong advertising revenue

Strong advertising sales pushed Facebook to record high profit in the second quarter, the social networking company said Wednesday.

Facebook Messenger reaches the 1-billion-user mark

Facebook Messenger, the company's messaging app, has passed the 1 billion user mark, Facebook announced Wednesday.

Brazilian Supreme Court suspends order blocking WhatsApp

Brazil's Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended a lower court's order blocking WhatsApp, the latest reversal in an ongoing spat between the messaging service and authorities over access to encrypted...

Brazil again blocks WhatsApp in data dispute

A Brazil court blocked WhatsApp across the country Tuesday for the third time in a year in an ongoing spat between the messaging service and authorities over user records WhatsApp says it does not...

Facebook's Zuckerberg latest high-profile hack victim

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg's non-Facebook social media accounts were secure again Monday after being briefly hacked, Facebook said.

Microsoft, Facebook announce new subsea cable from US to Europe

Tech giants Microsoft and Facebook on Thursday announced a joint project to install what they said would be the highest capacity subsea cable yet to cross the Atlantic Ocean.

Facebook denies suppressing conservative views in Trending Topics

Facebook on Tuesday said its guidelines for deciding what stories are cited as trending do not allow "the prioritization" of one viewpoint over another.

Opposition leader: President's conduct frivolous and irresponsible

Social Democratic Party (SDP) leader Zoran Milanovic on Thursday commented on his Facebook profile that "Mrs Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic's behaviour is frivolous and irresponsible."