• Facebook Slammed For Past Myanmar Sins: Inciting Violence, Cultural Divisions
    Business for Social Responsibility (BSR), an independent nonprofit with expertise in human rights practices and policies, conducted a report and concluded Facebook wasn't doing enough to safeguard the social network.
  • Will Twitter Eliminate 'Echo Chambers' That Stoke Hateful Views?
    Cesar Sayoc -- suspected of sending homemade bombs to Democratic leaders throughout the country -- was an avid Twitter user. Twitter helped him connect with like-minded ideologues who reinforced radical views.
  • Instagram Remains Popular With Teens, Their Most Used Platform
    Some 85% of this key demographic use Instagram at least one a month, just edging out the 84% who use Snapchat on a monthly basis.
  • Users Wary Of Bots, But Businesses Utilize Them In Customer Communications
    Messenger is awash in the automated software applications. More than 200,000 bots were now live on the service -- and they're becoming the preferred means for businesses to communicate with customers.
  • Video Ads Prove Revenue Generators, Brand Builder For Social Media Platforms
    In this country, YouTube now derives 73% of its ad revenues from video, while Facebook dominance in the category continues.
  • Facebook Ups Protections Against Bullies, Harassers
    Some 59% of teens say they have been the target of online bullies, while 63% say it is a major problem for people their age. Facebook is rolling out new tools to give users more control over how people interact with posts.
  • Analysts Critique Impact Of Instagram Founders Departure
    Some industry watchers are taking the news in stride. Others expect Facebook shares to react, since the company has already been under fire.
  • Instagram Ups Ecommerce, Adds Shopping Channel In Stories, Explore
    Instagram's ecommerce features have been embraced by its community. Every month, more than 90 million users now tap to reveal tags in shopping posts.
  • Nielsen To Track TV Experiences On Social Media Accounts
    Nielsen is stepping up its social skills, and offering additional insights into the performance of content posted by accounts officially associated with TV programming.
  • Millennials Deleting Facebook App From Phones
    Over the past year, a staggering 44% of younger users -- ages 18 to 29 -- say they deleted Facebook's app from their phones, according to new findings from Pew Research Center.
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