The Air Force Is Not Amused by the Plan to Storm Area 51
More than a million people have responded to a Facebook event for a raid on the mysterious base in southern Nevada
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Facebook and Twitter Suck, So Here's How to Make Your Own Social Media Network
Artist and programmer Darius Kazemi has created a guide to running small social network sites.
When Myspace Was King, Employees Abused a Tool Called ‘Overlord’ to Spy on Users
Several employees were caught abusing the tool, which let them read users’ messages and passwords.
'Subtle Asian Traits' Holds Up a Mirror to Asian Australians Like Me
A Facebook page doesn't get 1.4 million followers in 10 months for nothing.
Your Future Doctor Could Monitor Your Facebook Posts for Disease
Medical providers could soon use your social media to predict diseases from depression to diabetes, sparking questions of data privacy.
After Wave of Complaints, Instagram Tests New Methods to Recover Hacked Accounts
Motherboard previously reported how hackers were holding high-profile Instagram accounts to ransom, and how some influencers had to turn to white-hat hackers for help.
The Mark Zuckerberg Deepfakes Are Forcing Facebook to Fact Check Art
The artist who made this week's first Zuckerberg deepfake made another, in protest of the platform supressing his work.
This Deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg Tests Facebook’s Fake Video Policies
A fake video of Mark Zuckerberg giving a sinister speech about the power of Facebook has been posted to Instagram. The company previously said it would not remove this type of video.
Facebook in India Is Drowning in Anti-Muslim Hate Speech
In the social media platform's biggest market, Islamophobia is widespread.
Minds, the ‘Anti-Facebook,’ Has No Idea What to Do About All the Neo-Nazis
Minds is home to neo-Nazis, and wants its users to help decide what content stays on the site.
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An Adivasi Professor Has Been Arrested for His 2-Year-Old Facebook Post About Eating Beef
His lawyer thinks that the BJP waited until after the election to arrest him so they wouldn’t lose the Adivasi votebank.
Facebook Says It Already Deleted More Than 2 Billion Fake Accounts This Year
Facebook announced Thursday that the company killed more than 2 billion fake accounts in the first quarter.