Long way back for injured Siem de Jong
Long way back for injured Siem de Jong

Dutch midfielder Siem de Jong has said he will need at least another eight weeks before resuming his career with Newcastle.

Facebook to locate your stolen passwords
Facebook to locate your stolen passwords

In a bid to keep its users' accounts safe, social networking site Facebook has created an automated service that monitors the web for stolen email addresses and passwords.

Stop creating fake profiles to nab criminals: Facebook
Stop creating fake profiles to nab criminals: Facebook

Social networking site Facebook has asked the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to desist from creating fake profiles to nab criminals.

Have you tried the 'Donut selfie' yet?

Are you tired of posting those drab still selfies on your Facebook or Instagram account? A new form of video selfie called the 'Donut selfie' could now help you present some cool shots.

UP youth posts obscene photo of girlfriend on Facebook, arrested

A 20-year-old youth allegedly posted an obscene photograph of his girlfriend on Facebook, following which he was today arrested, police said.

Facebook doubles advertising bug bounty
Facebook doubles advertising bug bounty

Facebook has doubled the reward for developers who point out flaws in the social networking giant's advertising code.

Facebook may become top video sharing site: Report
Facebook may become top video sharing site: Report

Videos on Facebook are fast catching up with YouTube in terms of number of shares and the social networking site may overtake YouTube in video sharing through its news feed soon, say researchers.

Hate crimes against people from Northeast: Is India becoming an intolerant society? Have your say

Last few days have seen a number of attacks/crimes against people from the Northeast.

Similar incidents have also been reported in the past when people from a part of the country were targeted for their appearance or for their failure to speak in local language.

Facebook unveils 'safety check' for disaster efforts
Facebook unveils 'safety check' for disaster efforts

Facebook has unveiled a "safety check" tool to allow users to alert friends and family about their status in emergencies, a system developed after the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami.

OPPO Mobiles launches Diwali contest on social networking site

To make Diwali more exciting, OPPO Mobiles India has launched a contest on the social media platform Facebook, a company said Thursday.

Indonesia gold mine for social networking

Indonesia, with a population of over 250 million, has become a gold mine for social networking sites in southeast Asia with a growing market of millions of users.

Mark Zuckerberg donates $25 mn to fight Ebola

 Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced on that social networking site that he and his wife, Priscilla, have donated $25 million to the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention for the fight against the Ebola virus disease.

Now, Facebook stickers can be used in wall posts, comments, events

Facebook's famous stickers which have been a hit in the Messenger app, personal chats and group messages, can now be used in wall posts, comments and events.

Facebook teeming with lonely hearts, finds study

The feeling of loneliness is bringing more people in search of friends to Facebook, in stark contrast to the view that the social networking site makes people feel isolated, revealed a research.

Snowden advises people concerned about privacy to stay away from Facebook, Google, Dropbox

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden suggests that people concerned about their privacy should stay away from popular web services like Facebook, Google and Dropbox.

Delhi Traffic Police asks people to come forward on illegal parking, use Facebook, Whatsapp to lodge complain

Delhi Traffic Police, in its effort to curb parking mafia in the national capital, has asked people to come forward and complain about illegal parking in the city through their Facebook page and traffic helpline numbers 1095.

113-year-old woman fudges date of birth to join Facebook
113-year-old woman fudges date of birth to join Facebook

Anna Stoehr, one of the oldest living people in the world at age 113, has finally got herself a Facebook account.

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg visits Rajasthan village
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg visits Rajasthan village

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg Friday visited a "cyber village" in Rajasthan's Alwar district, an official said.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg meets Ravi Shankar Prasad

Facebook chief executive officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg met Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in the capital on Friday and said that he was happy to contribute towards the Digital India initiative.