Facebook teases "something awesome" coming next week

Next week isn't just the anniversary of America's independence.

Google tries to be social with +

Google has debuted a social networking platform designed to "fix" online sharing.

Facebook reportedly hires PS3 hacker George Hotz

George Hotz, the man who gained international fame after being sued by Sony, may have a new gig.

Facebook now encompasses 10% of global population

One out of every 10 people in the entire planet is now on Facebook.

Winklevosses drop fight against Facebook

The Winklevoss twins have given up on their attempt to get more money out of Facebook, and are to accept their earlier settlement of $65 million.

Winklevosses drop fight against Facebook

The Winklevoss twins have given up on their attempt to get more money out of Facebook, and are to accept their earlier settlement of $65 million.

Foursquare: 10 million served, and counting

There are now more than 10 million Foursquare users.

Report: Facebook finally making an iPad app

Facebook may soon be ready to launch its own official iPad app.

Facebook reportedly planning new HTML5 platform

Facebook is organizing its efforts to branch out to the iPhone and iPad, but doesn't want Apple in its way.

Juror gets 8 months for using Facebook

A UK woman who admitted to contacting a defendant while she was on the jury of her trial will be imprisoned for eight months.

Iceland crowdsources new constitution on Facebook

Iceland's found a novel solution to the need to update its constitution: it's crowdsourcing it using Facebook.

Gay girl in Damascus is really a dude in Turkey (and Scotland)

Tom MacMaster - who is currently vacationing in Istanbul, Turkey (but lives in Scotland) - says he is very sorry for pretending to be a lesbian blogger in Damascus.

Facebook traffic drops in North America

Facebook reached a major milestone this month, with the number of active users hitting approximately 687 million. 



Pron gets pwned by Lulz Security

Lulz Security has struck again, pwning Pron.com and making off with the email addresses, logins and passwords of over 25,000 users.

Facebook testing real-time "Happening Now" feature

Facebook is engaged in limited testing of a new feature known as the "Happening Now" sidebar.

Jimmy Buffett "totally cool" with gamers who don't know him

It's the final day of E3 and after seeing the Wii U, Playstation Vita, and the major hardcore titles, there's one thing we still had to see.

LIKE - Woman tattoos Facebook friends on arm

How deeply engrained is Facebook in your daily life? Do you check it five times a day? Ten times a day? What about everytime you look down at your arm?

EU privacy probe looms for Facebook

Facebook is facing a privacy probe by watchdogs in the European Union who are criticizing the site for what they believe is a blatant disregard for personal privacy.

Facebook rolls out facial recognition for all

There are billions of photographs floating around Facebook that could potentially be tagged with your name.

France bans on-air mentions of Facebook and Twitter

French broadcast media are to be prevented from mentioning Facebook or Twitter on air - even to direct their viewers to their own sites.