Cardi B Transphobic Facebook Meme, Defends Controversial Post

Cardi B Transphobic Facebook Meme, Defends Controversial Post

Cardi B is denying all responsibility for a transphobic meme that appeared on her Facebook page over the weekend. The meme in question appeared on Cardi B‘s official Facebook page and read, “I hope nobody see this tr—y leave my house.” The…

Facebook ‘better prepared’ for election meddling, Zuckerberg says

Facebook ‘better prepared’ for election meddling, Zuckerberg says

‘We’ve already blocked a billion fake Facebook accounts:’ Mark Zuckerberg writes extraordinary 3,000-word post on election meddling, saying Facebook is fighting a ‘well financed foreign adversary that’s constantly evolving’ The Facebook CEO published a 3,000-word post on his personal page about steps…

DOJ threatens to rein in social media as Facebook, Twitter execs are grilled

DOJ threatens to rein in social media as Facebook, Twitter execs are grilled

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will look into a “growing concern” that major social-media and internet companies have stifled certain viewpoints, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. Sessions will huddle with state attorneys general later this month “to discuss a growing concern that these…

Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp are DOWN

Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp are DOWN

Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp are DOWN: Users around the world report outages Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp are DOWN: Users around the world are left frustrated after apps crash Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp were all hit by an outage  The…

Nurse fired after posting info about boy with measles online

Nurse fired after posting info about boy with measles online

HOUSTON — Texas Children’s Hospital officials say they’ve fired a nurse after she posted information on social media about a boy who’s suspected to have measles. The nurse working at the Houston hospital posted about the child’s condition on an anti-vaccination group’s…

Facebook wants you to make friends with STRANGERS

Facebook wants you to make friends with STRANGERS

Facebook wants you to make friends with STRANGERS! Social network is testing a feature that shows interests, location and groups you share in common with people you don’t know Feature shows interests, location and public groups you have in common You’ll be able…

Facebook is rating users’ ‘trustworthiness’

Facebook is rating users’ ‘trustworthiness’

Facebook is rating the trustworthiness of every user to crack down on ‘bad actors’ (but it won’t tell you how you score) Facebook will soon rank users based on their ‘trustworthiness’ to stop fake news The system will score users from zero…

Social worker sacked for Facebook posts about ‘moronic’ parents and ‘demonic’ kids

Social worker sacked for Facebook posts about ‘moronic’ parents and ‘demonic’ kids

Joanne Thomas ranted on Facebook about her casework and posted sensitive information about families seeking her help. She also publicly slammed her agency bosses while working for North East Lincolnshire Council's children's services — branding one manager a "f***tard". In one incendiary…

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Authorities have warned the sextortion epidemic is on the rise with cases tripling in two years and at least five British victims killing themselves. The "sextortionists" target their victims – often in their teens or twenties – by profiling their accounts online…

Facebook act like they're above the law — they've created a digital Wild West giving free rein to trolls and extremist groups

Facebook act like they're above the law — they've created a digital Wild West giving free rein to trolls and extremist groups

Web of deceit These outlaws have long given up any responsibility for the digital Wild West they’ve created. Their platform is polluted from top to bottom, giving trolls free rein and letting every extremist group under the sun publish despicable propaganda. The…

Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus debut to be shown live on Facebook for FREE as Eleven Sports create historic Serie A and La Liga partnership

Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus debut to be shown live on Facebook for FREE as Eleven Sports create historic Serie A and La Liga partnership

Eleven Sports are planning to show at least one Italian and Spanish top-flight game per week for absolutely nothing. And their first trick will be to show former Real Madrid star Ronaldo's first game for the Old Lady against Chievo. The game…

Coronation Street star Alex Bain has denied splitting from his pregnant girlfriend, who is due to give birth to Lydia Rose in December

Coronation Street star Alex Bain has denied splitting from his pregnant girlfriend, who is due to give birth to Lydia Rose in December

Alex Bain and Levi Selby, both 16, are expecting a girl in December. Levi last week hinted at a break-up, posting on Facebook: “Me and my little girl from now on!” But Alex said: “I’m still with my girlfriend, and can’t wait…

Uproar as users worldwide are left unable to load Facebook

Uproar as users worldwide are left unable to load Facebook

Facebook DOWN: Uproar as users worldwide are left unable to load the social network and mock the outage with hilarious memes The outage has been reported by hundreds of users around the world  Affected regions include the UK, US, Brazil and India  …

How Republicans trick Facebook, Twitter with claims of bias

How Republicans trick Facebook, Twitter with claims of bias

Washington: Last week Jack Dorsey, Twitter's co-founder and CEO, responded to accusations that Twitter was "shadow-banning" right-wing content and prominent Republican accounts by limiting their appearances in search. While Dorsey explained that Twitter has its own algorithm to rank particular tweets and…

Instagram not an instant fix for ailing Facebook

Instagram not an instant fix for ailing Facebook

Instagram ‘won’t save Facebook’: Ad experts warn ‘fundamental issues’ with the picture sharing site are crippling its ability to make money  Investors hoped Instagram revenue would overcome stalled use of Facebook Experts say Instagram users are not accustomed to clicking on links…

Facebook to launch its own X Factor-style singing competition

Facebook to launch its own X Factor-style singing competition

Facebook plans to launch an X Factor-style singing competition as part of its latest push into original shows The singing competition will air on Facebook’s video platform, Facebook Watch Social network users will nominate their friends to compete in the contest Auditions…

Facebook shares tumble as firm misses revenue targets

Facebook shares tumble as firm misses revenue targets

Facebook sheds $150 BILLION in market value after firm misses revenue targets and reveals slowest-ever growth in users in wake of privacy scandals and new GDPR rules Monthly active users rose to 2.23 billion, falling short of a estimate of 2.25 billion…

Mum who lost year-long battle with bowel cancer shares heartbreaking Facebook message from beyond the grave – telling husband ‘you’ll never know how much I miss you’

Mum who lost year-long battle with bowel cancer shares heartbreaking Facebook message from beyond the grave – telling husband ‘you’ll never know how much I miss you’

Jenny Thirlaway, 46, from Wallsend, North Tyneside, died on Tuesday, little more than a year after being diagnosed with incurable bowel cancer. In a Facebook post published the day AFTER she died, she left a heartbreaking message to her 3,000 followers, giving…

Facebook and Instagram pledge to lock younger users’ accounts

Facebook and Instagram pledge to lock younger users’ accounts

Facebook and Instagram to crack down on underage users: Social networks pledge to lock younger users’ accounts until they PROVE their age with an official photo ID The ‘operational’ change was made in response to a ‘Dispatches’ documentary Until now, moderators were…

Facebook cracks down on bogus posts inciting violence

Facebook cracks down on bogus posts inciting violence

Facebook will now remove any posts that ‘could lead to physical violence’ in a renewed bid to stop hate speech and false information on the social network Hate speech and explicit threats have always been removed by Facebook New policy will now…