Govt blocks two websites, Facebook pages of ISIS propaganda

Govt blocks two websites, Facebook pages of ISIS propaganda

Government on Wednesday ordered banning of two websites and some pages on social networking site Facebook after it was found that they contained material detrimental to the country's sovereignty.

Social groups effective in disseminating information on Facebook

 Not just popular opinion leaders but even a single individual who is part of a social group on Facebook can spread information to others just as effectively or more, US researchers have revealed.

Facebook business pages closer to becoming online shops

Facebook business pages closer to becoming online shops

Facebook pages moved closer to replacing small business websites Tuesday, announcing features designed to make it easier for shops to hawk their wares.

Facebook's new feature now lets you clean up news feeds better

Facebook's new feature now lets you clean up news feeds better

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: Are you tired of seeing every single post of a person whom you barely know? Don't get cranky as Facebook now offers a new way for users to remove junk from their news feeds.

Facebook launches bookmarking feature 'Save'

Facebook has launched a new tool that lets users store links from News Feed and Facebook Pages for places, events, movies, TV shows, and music to a list where they can view them later.

Facebook to penalize pages asking for likes, shares

Facebook is reportedly planning to punish pages that bait users into liking and sharing content, the company has said.

Kiwi Facebook pages operating as black-market for consumer goods

The New Zealand police has reportedly uncovered a string of Kiwi Facebook pages which operate as a black-market for stolen-to-order consumer goods including car parts and firearms.

US spent $630,000 to 'buy' Facebook fans

The US State Department was under fire for spending USD 630,000 to win millions of "likes" on its Facebook pages at a time of severe government austerity measures.

Bangladesh blocks 12 internet blogs, Facebook pages

Bangladesh Wednesday shut down 12 blogs and Facebook pages alleging "malicious publicity" by suspected Islamists.

Bangladesh blocks Facebook pages for ‘blasphemy`

A Bangladesh court has ordered authorities to shut down five Facebook pages and a website for insulting Prophet Mohammed.