After the conclusion of trials in Thailand and Australia, Facebook is preparing to take Facebook Messenger ads worldwide.
Facebook has reached 2 billion monthly active users thirteen years after its initial launch – growing its user base by 1 billion in less than five years.
Instagram’s Stories features has officially surpassed Snapchat, smashing through a record 250 million daily active users.
Facebook has unveiled a new profile photo guard in a bid to prevent the wanton theft of its user’s profile pictures for fraudulent purposes.
Facebook has announced that it is working with UNICEF, the Red Cross and others to pilot a new ‘disaster maps’ initiative to help crisis response.
Facebook has activated its Safety Check feature in the wake of a massive storm that has struck South Africa’s Western Cape province.
The Guardian has published reports revealing Facebook’s guidelines on moderating graphic content on the site, revealing the company’s internal processes.
Facebook has announced that soon its core app, in addition to Messenger and Instagram, will share cross-app notifications to boost user engagement.
WhatsApp has enabled a dedicated video calling button in chats on Android, while iOS users now benefit from encrypted chat backups.
Facebook has announced that it will hire 3,000 new employees to comb the site for acts of violence and hate, including both live video and video posts.