WhatsApp now gets call waiting, but no call holding
Facebook-owned WhatsApp has become the latest Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) service provider to support call waiting features even as the company has skipped adding call holding for now.
Facebook corrects post under Singapore disinformation law
Facebook published a correction on a user's post-Saturday following demand from Singapore, the first time a tech giant has complied with the city-state's law against misinformation.
Facebook and associated platforms report outage
Facebook suffered an outage Thursday affecting the social platform and its other platforms such as Instagram.
Facebook buys maker of hit VR game 'Beat Saber'
Facebook-owned Oculus on Tuesday said it is buying the studio behind hit virtual reality game "Beat Saber" as it looks to expand VR technology to wider audiences.
Facebook nixes billions of fake accounts
Facebook on Wednesday said it has taken down some 5.4 billion fake accounts this year in a sign of the persistent battle on social media against manipulation and misinformation.
Sri Lanka minister slams Facebook over 'censorship'
A senior Sri Lankan minister accused social media giant Facebook on Monday of censoring comments he made questioning the citizenship of presidential election frontrunner Gotabhaya Rajapakse.
Facebook hit by 'tsunami' of bogus political news
A "tsunami" of political disinformation is pounding Facebook users with the US presidential election still a year away, online activist network Avaaz said in a report released on Wednesday.
‘Social media regulation should be pro-innovation’
With concerns mounting over increasing abuse of the social media space in Nigeria, and across the globe, necessitating calls for proper regulation, Facebook is of the view that any regulation targeted at the space should be pro-innovation.