One-Minute Read
04 Jun, 2015

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

One-Minute Read
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
One-Minute Read
21 Jan, 2015

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

One-Minute Read
15 Jan, 2015

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

One-Minute Read
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
One-Minute Read
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
In Depth
26 Sep, 2014

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

In Depth
17 Sep, 2014

Your privacy is 'guaranteed' – but would you pay $9000 to talk to people about fine wines and classic cars?

In Depth
26 Aug, 2014

From Facebook to the FBI, facial recognition software is everywhere – but is it a 'critical threat' to our privacy?