Excessive Facebook use associated with substance abuse: Study
Excessive Facebook use associated with substance abuse: Study

Social media such as Facebook may not only be addictive, it could also be associated with impulse control disorders, including substance abuse, a new study has warned.

Messenger app: Facebook blackout on August 22?

Amid reports that Facebook`s Messenger app would be able to spy on users, an event has been organised inviting them to deactivate their accounts for 24 hours starting Friday, August 22 at 18:00 GMT in protest against the social networking site.

Twitterati more narcissistic than Facebook users

People who regularly tweet are more narcissistic than those who use Facebook, according to a new study.

Twitterati more narcissistic than Facebook users

People who regularly tweet are more narcissistic than those who use Facebook, according to a new study.

Monopoly fans to decide own `house rules` on Facebook

Hasbro is reportedly letting Facebook users decide the "house rules" of Monopoly in an attempt to bring back the lost popularity of the game.

Facebook unveils new gender options for users

The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.

First ten users of Facebook revealed

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is at number four amongst the first few users on the social networking site.

FakeOff app to detect bogus Facebook accounts

As instances of cyber impersonation on social networking sites rise, an Israel-based start-up has developed an application, FakeOff, that helps to identify fake accounts on Facebook.

Awkward Facebook posts may cause anguish

Awkward Facebook posts can not only cause embarrassment, but also make some people suffer anguish and anxiety for a long time, a new study has found.

Facebook reaches one billion users

Facebook has exceeded one billion active users, an "amazing" milestone for the social networking site that now reaches one out of every seven people on the Earth.

Has Facebook reached its climax?

This is first time since August 2008 that Facebook had to wait for more than 200 days to add 100 million users.

White House Facebook page misspells ‘Americans’

The White House’s social media team apparently overlooked spell check in a Facebook post that bungled the word “Americans”.

Facebook assures users of fixing bug

Social networking giant Facebook has promised it users to fix a bug, which reportedly deleted email contacts from their mobile phones.

Facebook’s automatic ‘friend request’ glitch angers users

Facebook has been slammed by many of its users who claimed that the social network automatically sends “friend requests”.

Around 7.5 mn Facebook users are under 13: Study

It is found that many children give false birth date to sign up for the social networking site.