Instagram's ecommerce features have been embraced by its community. Every month, more than 90 million users now tap to reveal tags in shopping posts.
Nielsen is stepping up its social skills, and offering additional insights into the performance of content posted by accounts officially associated with TV programming.
Over the past year, a staggering 44% of younger users -- ages 18 to 29 -- say they deleted Facebook's app from their phones, according to new findings from Pew Research Center.
Like Facebook, Twitter and others, the platform wants to promote free speech and creative expression, but not at the expense of people's physical and emotional safety.
As part of a larger effort to clean up its content, Facebook admits that it is taking measures to determine whether users are accurately reporting fake news.
With billions of dollars at stake, Facebook is betting its long-term success on content that consumers find more meaningful and engaging.
Facebook is getting involved with financial services, but claims a 'Wall Street Journal' headline and article misrepresents its service to users.
From the first quarter of the year to the second, revenue growth dipped by about 7%, while Facebook said it expected similar declines in the third and fourth quarters.
For Vector and its clients, the strategy required the formation of a partnership with Influential, a tech platform based on AI powered by IBM Watson.
Designed to compliment Facebook's Reality Lab, which is already in Pittsburgh, the new lab will focus on robotics, teaching machines to reason and support creativity, and what Facebook calls "lifelong learning systems" that can learn continuously for years and years. Jessica Hodgins, professor of robotics and computer science at Carnegie Mellon University, will head the effort.