Mark Zuckerberg threatened to behead under-performing staff with Samurai sword, says ex employee

A new book claims Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg used to threaten to behead under-performing staff with a Japanese samurai sword.

Facebook launches free internet app for basic online services

Facebook today launched a new app that will enable people with mobile phones around the world to browse health, employment and local information services without data charges.

Social networking site Facebook down, later restored

Social networking site Facebook was down for sometime, on Thursday, India time, but later restored.

Iran denies it summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to court

An Iranian prosecutor today denied reports that a local judge ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy.

Facebook adds anonymous login, in move to build trust

Facebook today moved to bolster the trust of its more than one billion users by providing new controls on how much information is shared on the world`s leading social network.

Now share videos with the new version of Facebook Messenger

The owners of iOS devices have got something to be happy about. The new version of Messenger launched by Facebook will now allow video sharing also faster photo messages.

Facebook wants to beam the Internet from the sky

Facebook said it has a lab working on using drones, satellites and solar-powered planes to provide web access around the world.

Zuckerberg reveals Facebook Messenger has 200mln users

More than 200 million people use Facebook Messenger every month, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said.

Mark Zuckerberg gets immortalized by Madame Tussauds in San Francisco

Madame Tussauds in San Francisco has recently revealed a wax figure of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg .

Facebook denies scrapping bold designs in wake of bad ad revenues

A Facebook director has reportedly refuted claims that the company scrapped last year`s bold redesign as it was bad for ad revenues.

Facebook to deliver internet from the sky!

As the popular social networking site Facebook goes on an acquisition spree, its founder Mark Zuckerberg now has plans to make it more sci-fi in the near future.

Facebook to buy virtual reality headset company Oculus in $2 bn deal

Facebook is buying the maker of the virtual reality headset, the Oculus Rift, for about two billion dollars in cash and stock.

Obama meets Internet bosses on surveillance

US President Barack Obama met bosses from Facebook, Google and other Internet giants Friday to discuss plans to overhaul US spy agency surveillance practices which have infuriated the industry.

Zuckerberg says US government threat to Internet

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has said he had called President Barack Obama to complain that the US government is undermining confidence in the Internet with vast, secret surveillance programs.

Facebook set to resume f8 developer conference after three-year break

Facebook will reportedly hold its next f8 event on April 30 at the San Francisco Design Concourse, reviving its one day annual f8 developer conference after a gap of three years.

Man who sued Zuckerberg must face fraud charges: Judge

A New York businessman must face criminal fraud charges for trying to claim a billion-dollar stake in social media company Facebook Inc , a federal judge ruled on Friday.

Facebook eyeing drone maker for `Internet to all` mission

Social media giant Facebook is reportedly eyeing a drone manufacturer for its mission to provide Internet access worldwide.

Done for a while, says Mark Zuckerberg on new acquisitions

After snapping up messaging app WhatsApp for a surprising USD 19 billion, social media giant Facebook will stay off acquisitions for some time, its founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg said.

Zuckerberg talks WhatsApp, Internet access for all

Mark Zuckerberg is known for his long-term vision for Facebook, and for bringing the Internet to billons of people around the world who are unconnected.

Does Facebook-WhatsApp deal mean death of SMS?

Facebook announced its WhatsApp acquisition plans for an eye popping 19 billion dollars and the market went dizzy with the initial sticker stock, however, the biggest question still remains whether mobile messaging eventually bring death to the traditional SMS text messaging.