Two sets of Facebook user data held by third parties were exposed online, indicating how badly Facebook has lost control of your data.
Some new users registering for Facebook accounts are told to enter the passwords to their registration email accounts for 'verification.'
The guys who made Instagram talked about its early days, selling to Facebook, Instagram's authenticity problem, stories and more.
Facebook's big new focus on privacy comes with significant ramifications for safety, according to its former chief of security.
To clean up the past year's fiascos, Mark Zuckerberg has a list of actions Facebook plans to make its platform more secure in the future.
Facebook makes your mobile number public by default. Here's how to protect your phone number from snoops.
New report details how dozens of Android apps share user data with Facebook, even if you don't have a Facebook account.
If you have more than 1,000 photos on Flickr, you could lose them by March. Here's how to download them for safe keeping.
Apple stopped Google's development and employee-only iOS apps from working, the day after Apple did the same thing to Facebook.
Facebook paid users $20 a month to use an app that got full access to their phones, including screenshots of their Amazon purchase activity.
Newly released court documents indicate that Facebook knowingly took advantage of kids to profit from freemium games.
Even if we didn't have privacy concerns, we'd still recommend against the Facebook Portal, because it just isn't as capable as other smart displays.
Facebook lets advertisers see your politics, hometowns, ethnicity, marital status and more -- but most American users have no idea.
Twitter plans to test new features to make the social network more positive and pleasant, according to a new report.
Gary Shapiro, the head of CTA, is excited about the potential for 5G and AI, but he’s also worried about President’s Trump’s China tariffs and a potential overreaction to Facebook’s privacy fails.
Even with maximum privacy settings, Facebook still let companies access users' information, and that of their Facebook friends.
It's time to do an audit of the information we share with Facebook and how we use the service. Here's what you need to know.
Ready to quit Facebook, but worried about what might happen? Here's what happened when one of our writers deleted their account.
The Oculus Go offers a cordless, all-in-one VR for under $200 with a robust catalog of apps and games.
To make sure Facebook’s app works fine, there’s a huge amount of engineering involved behind the scenes.
An API bug exposed millions of users' private Facebook photos to third-party apps. Here's how to check if you were impacted.
A coding flaw may have let third-party Facebook apps access 6.8 million users' private photos for 12 days in September.
Three different patents filed by the company show how it thinks it could guess your next destination.