The former Facebook exec holding the social media giant accountable
Sandy Parakilas, a former Facebook Inc. executive, wants to make sure the social media giant stays true to their word to be better.
Uganda's social media tax bill
Uganda's parliament has passed a bill slapping a new tax on social media users. Users of platforms like Whatsapp, Facebook, Skype etc. will now have to pay 200 Ugandan shillings ($0.027) per day.
Facebook memo's "ugly" truth
Violent scenes in Gaza have seen anger spreading on social media. Israeli snipers and tear gas have hit Palestinians taking part in the "Great March of Return", at the border with Israel. The protestors are calling for the right to go back to their homeland. Plus, more revelations from Facebook.
Former Twitter CEO Costolo says #DeleteFacebook won't be 'big movement'
Dick Costolo, Index Ventures venture partner and former Twitter chief executive officer, discusses tech firms' use of personal data after Facebook's failure to safeguard user privacy, the #DeleteFacebook movement, and possible U.S. regulation of social media companies.
Over 80 people killed, more than 300 wounded in eastern Ghouta, Syrian observatory
White Helmets rescuing injured after air strikes hit areas near Harasta and Douma, social media videos show.
China rings in lunar new year with "blackface and big bottoms"
Social media erupts with shame and rage after China's biggest lunar new year broadcast reportedly shows a Chinese woman wearing black face and an exaggerated bottom in a skit about Chinese-African ties.
Mark Cuban on Russian hacking, social media, Blockchain
Mark Cuban, owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, discusses Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election, social media, blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. He speaks on "What'd You Miss?" from the NBA All-Star Technology Summit in Beverly Hills, California.
Berlin pre-teens share their views of social media
The social lives of millions of young children now extend outside school walls into cyberspace.
Fake followers under fire on social media
Renee DiResta, Data for Democracy's head of policy, and Rami Essaid, Distil Networks co-founder, discuss the impact of fake accounts on social media with Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."