Facebook tests tags for profile page
Facebook tests tags for profile page

Facebook has been testing a new feature called profile tags.

More parents on Facebook seeking emotional advice
More parents on Facebook seeking emotional advice

More and more parents are joining Facebook to give and seek emotional, social and parental advice to close friends, a new study has revealed.

Want more ''likes'' on Facebook? Check your watch
Want more ''likes'' on Facebook? Check your watch

So your last Facebook post, on which you worked so much - giving smart twists to make it funny and awesome - did not garner any likes? Well, the fault may not be with the content but with timings, says a study.

Facebook is monitoring videos you watch
Facebook is monitoring videos you watch

Facebook has yet again tinkered with its news feed algorithm -- this time to show you more videos similar to ones you expand to full-screen, un-mute or opt to watch in HD.

Most Americans want their physicians join Facebook
Most Americans want their physicians join Facebook

Have you ever contacted your doctor on Facebook to discuss your health? A large number of Americans would love to, though they don't actually do it, says a new survey.

Facebook tests 'See First' which controls what's top of News Feed
Facebook tests 'See First' which controls what's top of News Feed

Facebook is testing a new feature called 'See First', which, when turned on, allows the user see a friend's profile or recent posts at the top of their News Feed.

Here's why you spend spare time on Facebook
Here's why you spend spare time on Facebook

Can't help skimming through your Facebook timeline even as you take a break from work? You may just be wired to do so as the brain prepares us to be socially connected to other people even when we get some rest, says a new research.

Facebook tests new security feature
Facebook tests new security feature

Facebook has released a new feature called Security Check-up, that would be popping up into select users' News Feeds soon.

Facebook users prone to taking financial risks: Study
Facebook users prone to taking financial risks: Study

Ever wondered how Facebook influences our financial decisions. Well, an Australian research claims that Facebook users who invest or gamble just after going through their news feed are more irresponsible with their money.

Facebook users can now see biographical information from new friends
Facebook users can now see biographical information from new friends

Facebook has updated its messenger application wherein the users will now see publicly shared biographical information like current city and job title at the top of message threads from people they have not chatted before.

Facebook 'fire challenge' faces criticism
Facebook 'fire challenge' faces criticism

While the Ice Bucket Challenge drew its fair share of criticism in the past, now a 'fire challenge' is turning out a headache for parents.

Facebook glitch makes outside links disappear
Facebook glitch makes outside links disappear

Facebook has reported that a glitch had caused users posts to disappear and new links are apparently being blocked when posting is attempted.

Facebook in soup over 'stealing' personal data
Facebook in soup over 'stealing' personal data

Facebook is in legal trouble over usage of personal data of its users for its facial recognition features, media reports said.

Decline in number of views of NewsFeed for news sites was a glitch: Facebook

Facebook has claimed that the dip in the number of people who see posts of news publishers` NewsFeed was a glitch in its own method of collecting data and that posts still reached the same amount of people as before.

Facebook tracking all visitors, even non-users: EU report
Facebook tracking all visitors, even non-users: EU report

According to a new report by the Belgian Privacy Commission, Facebook is monitoring the browsing habits if European users including those who have explicitly opted out of tracking and individuals who do not have a Facebook account.

Now get FB notification for an upcoming music event near you

Facebook has introduced a new Events subscribe button to the Events section of all Pages wherein users will get a notification when the Page hosts any event in the nearby areas of the user.

Facebook may come up with option to let users read sites without leaving it
Facebook may come up with option to let users read sites without leaving it

Facebook has been reportedly planning to find an option to let its users read popular news sites without leaving it.

Facebook addiction can lead to depression
Facebook addiction can lead to depression

Constantly checking Facebook to see what your friends are doing could drive you to depression, a new study warns.

Gender ceases to be predefined on Facebook
Gender ceases to be predefined on Facebook

Facebook users can now use any term, with which they wish to describe their gender. Previously, it required you to choose from a list of predefined genders.

Lurking on Facebook may lead to depression
Lurking on Facebook may lead to depression

Using Facebook only to scroll through your news feed or browse other people's profiles could make you feel envious and depressed, according to a new study.