Here’s how to find out if your Facebook was hacked in the breach –...

Are you one of the 30 million users hit by Facebook’s access token breach announced two weeks ago? Here’s how to find out. Visit this Facebook Help center link while logged in: https://www.facebook.com/help/securitynotice?ref=sec. Scroll...

Facebook’s gaming hub Fb.gg launches into beta on Android – TechCrunch

This summer, Facebook launched Fb.gg, its online gaming hub and Twitch competitor, designed to attract game streamers and their fans to watch videos on Facebook instead of on rival...

Facebook mistakenly deleted some people’s Live videos – TechCrunch

This time instead of exposing users’ data, a Facebook bug erased it. A previously undisclosed Facebook glitch caused it to delete some users’ Live videos if they tried to...

The Internet Bill of Rights is just one piece of our moral obligations –...

David Gorodyansky Contributor More posts by this contributor Warrantless surveillance law proves it’s time to take privacy into our own hands This is the future if net neutrality is repealed; the creeping, costly death...

Google’s smart home sell looks cluttered and incoherent – TechCrunch

If any aliens or technology ingenues were trying to understand what on earth a ‘smart home’ is yesterday, via Google’s latest own-brand hardware launch event, they’d have come away...

GDPR has cut ad trackers in Europe but helped Google, study suggests – TechCrunch

An analysis of the impact of Europe’s new data protection framework, GDPR, on the adtech industry suggests the regulation has reduced the numbers of ad trackers that websites are hooking into...

Facebook Workplace adds algorithmic feed, Safety Check and enhanced chat – TechCrunch

Workplace, the version of Facebook tailored to enterprises that has over 30,000 organizations as paying customers, is ramping up the service today with a rush of new features to help...

Workplace by Facebook launches Safety Check for business users – TechCrunch

Workplace, Facebook’s communications platform for enterprises, is launching its own version of Safety Check today. Safety Check itself is obviously not a new feature. Indeed, Facebook has now activated...

Comparing Google Home Hub vs Amazon Echo Show 2 vs Facebook Portal – TechCrunch

The war for the countertop has begun. Google, Amazon and Facebook all revealed their new smart displays this month. Each hopes to become the center of your Internet of...

Facebook tries its hand at hardware with Portal – TechCrunch

Portal is not Facebook’s Echo Show. Call it a case of convergent evolution, wherein two companies arrived at similar looking products after approaching hardware from different angles. The problem Facebook...