Facebook users who think that they are insulated to cyberbullying and depression are actually more vulnerable to the negative realities of social media, a new research warns.
Twitter said Thursday that it is cracking down on mean, hateful or menacing tweets that cross the red line from free speech into abuse.
European data protection authorities have joined forces to probe Facebook's privacy controls, a French watchdog said Thursday, putting the popular US social media giant under fresh pressure.
Tumblr has launched its most requested feature with its 4.0 update where the app now allows users to post video links into a blog.
Facebook has launched a new feature " sidebar status" on its mobile application for iOS and Android , starting in Taiwan and Australia, wherein users can write an "away" message which will be accompanied with a picture icon.
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg sees a wild future in store for virtual reality.
If you're anything like us, you're hooked to Twitter every waking hour of the day. We retweet, reply and use hashtags with abandon. Twitter's home. It turns out that's true only for a tiny minority of internet users.
Social networking site Facebook has not lost interest in advertising through traditional media yet. According to a Nielsen study, Facebook has spent more than six million pounds on traditional media in Britain so far this year -- significantly up from 16,000 pounds in 2014.
Business-oriented social networking service LinkedIn has launched a new tool called Elevate.
The quandary for those who run social networks is how to monetise activity on them without antagonising and thus losing users through distracting ads? The answer, for Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, is to slip in some stealthy ads camouflaged to look like posts from listed contacts.
When #BabyBubba began trending on the micro-blogging website on Sunday, everyone asked who or what is a Baby Bubba anyway? And things got weird. Very weird.
The career social network LinkedIn said Thursday it was buying the online learning site lynda.com in a cash-stock deal valued at $1.5 billion.
Twitter owned Periscope has introduced a new "follower only" mode for its users that keeps strangers from trolling them.
Facebook has recently launched a web version of its messenger, in a bid to make it easier for users to chat from a browser tab on a desktop.
Twitter has killed its Discover tab and has instead decided to focus on Recaps and MagicRecs.