Commentary: People who have a regular third place expand their circle of friends, laugh more often, are more engaged in their community, are happier and live longer.
The family of a slain journalist is asking the Federal Trade Commission to take action against Facebook for failing to remove online footage of her shooting death.
NEW YORK — In the aftermath of damning testimony that its platforms harm children, Facebook said Sunday it will be introducing several features including prompting teens to take a break using its photo sharing app Instagram, and “nudging" teens if they are repeatedly looking at the same content that's not conducive to their well-being.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook, in the aftermath of damning testimony that its platforms harm children, will be introducing several features including prompting teens to take a break using its photo sharing app Instagram, and “nudging" teens if they are repeatedly looking at the same content that's not conducive to their well-being.
Ex-Facebook employee Frances Haugen's congressional testimony cast a vital spotlight on an industry that has become one of society’s most powerful forces: The era of the Big Tech whistleblower has arrived.
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We’ve learned a lot after two decades of fighting the war on terror, but some of the most important lessons are not making their way into our basic military training. Our review of Department of Defense procedures tells us that more needs to be done in terms of training service members on post-traumatic stress and other mental health issues that are too often the byproduct of modern conflict.
The world experienced a forced break from Facebook's social networking tools on Monday, and many people felt liberated from their devices. Experts say we should liberate ourselves and do it more often.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly all Americans agree that the rampant spread of misinformation is a problem.
Maybe Facebook can’t be fixed.
The global outage that knocked Facebook and its other platforms offline for hours was "caused not by malicious activity, but an error of our own making," the company said.
When Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp all went dark Monday, it was a stark reminder of the power and reach of Facebook.
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told lawmakers on Tuesday: "Kids who are bullied on Instagram, the bullying follows them home."
Facebook and its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms were down in parts of the world on Monday.
Two separate escaped-animal dramas — about an emu and a pig — have gripped residents over the past couple of weeks and given your columnist the chance to go hog wild with the lowest form of humor, puns.
The video-streaming giant will crackdown on accounts and channels promoting unfounded skepticism and misinformation about commonly-used vaccines.
Names of the people involved in the wreck were not released Tuesday.
Virginia 8 was closed at its intersection with Childress Road.