17 Jul, 2015

Facebook's challenge to YouTube – and fears about mobile advertising – fail to dent Google's share price

Twitter 9th Birthday
15 Jul, 2015

Once the hot start-up, is it now the next MySpace? On Twitter's ninth anniversary, many analysts are questioning its future

04 Jun, 2015

Police confirm the cause of 13-year-old's death was hanging and it is not being treated as suspicious

13 Feb, 2015

Social network rolls out 'legacy contacts' to allow people to pass on their Facebook page after they die

Leader of the German far-right Pegida Lutz Bachmann
21 Jan, 2015

Lutz Bachmann, leader of the German far-right organisation, dismissed the photo as 'just a joke'

15 Jan, 2015

Torben Aakjaer made anti-immigration comments on the social media site, prompting internal United inquiry

03 Dec, 2014

Human rights groups say Soheil Arabi's execution is 'imminent' and appeals to a Tehran court for amnesty

Reflection of the Facebook logo
28 Nov, 2014

MPs criticise 'legalese' terms and conditions and say social media companies should reform how they collect and use data

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook
23 Oct, 2014

Founder of Facebook apologises to audience for his 'terrible Chinese' before holding full Q&A in Mandarin

Ello Logo
26 Sep, 2014

Fast-growing new site Ello promises 'beauty, simplicity and transparency' – and no advertising