Youth held for posting morphed obscene photos of teenage girl

A 20-year-old youth allegedly posted morphed obscene photos of a teenage girl on a social networking site after his proposed marriage with her was called off by her family members over some dispute.

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.

Man befriends girl on Facebook, faces rape charge

In what can raise the alarm for many, the accused in two separate incidents used the social-networking site `Facebook` to sexually assault the victims, as per reports on Wednesday.

Rush to join class action lawsuit against Facebook

Over 11,500 people have joined the class action lawsuit filed by an Austrian law student against Facebook over the company`s privacy policies.

Facebook `forcing` messenger app users

Soon, you will be "forced" to download and use Facebook messenger app as you log on to the popular social networking site.

Why Lily Allen goes into shutdown mode?

Singer Lily Allen has decided to go into shutdown mode after receiving criticism on a social networking site.

Facebook rolls out `Save` feature to recall News Feeds

Facebook announced on Monday a new link-saving service called `Save`, which will allow users to save a link found in the News Feed to his or her account. With the item saved, the user can then recall all saved items at a later time.

Shakira becomes first artist to surpass 100m `likes` on Facebook

Shakira recently became the first female celebrity to hit 100 million likes on Facebook, which made her the `most liked` artist on the social network site.

`Narendra Modi`s Facebook page fastest growing for any elected leader`

Narendra Modi has the fastest growing Facebook page for any elected official in the world and is only second after US President Barack Obama in terms of fan following of politicians.

LinkedIn`s user base crosses 300 million mark

The business-oriented social networking site LinkedIn`s user base has reportedly risen above 300 million people across over 200 countries.

Facebook status updates contagious, spread like virus: Study

Be cautious while posting updates on your Facebook page as it can have a huge influence on its viewers.

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.

Amitabh Bachchan`s Facebook page crosses 10 million `likes`

Amitabh Bachchan`s official page on Facebook has garnered 10 million likes.

Blocking unwanted members now possible on LinkedIn

Social networking site LinkedIn has announced a new feature, which enables users to block unwanted members from their profiles.

John Kerry gets his Twitter account back

A year into the job US Secretary of State John Kerry Tuesday enthusiastically relaunched his Twitter account.

Habits of Facebook users revealed!

Facebook turns ten and a reality-check of its users reportedly points to their irksome habits like oversharing, unasked tagging and even the feeling of jealousy!

Facebook to limit text posts from Pages

Facebook has reportedly warned page administrators that it would show their text-only status updates to a smaller batch of followers.

Pinterest working on feature to allow pinning, playing GIFs on site

Pinterest is reportedly working on a feature that would allow users to pin and play GIFs on the platform.

Facebook accused of scanning users` private messages

Social networking giant Facebook Inc has been sued for allegedly scouring through users` private messages to provide data to marketers and advertisers, according to reports.

New tool lets you find Facebook friends who hate you

A new Facebook tool lets users find who from their friends list hates them and also gives an option to hate them back.