Facebook collected data that would help advertisers reach teenagers who were feeling "worthless" or "insecure," according to The Australian.
The prospect of major penalties in Britain is another red flag for social media companies operating in Europe.
Vanity Fair got a hold of the leaked pitch deck for Fyre Festival's marketing campaign and publicized its contents as more grist for our collective schadenfreude.
The good news is that companies have a good chance of getting out of the doghouse if they deal with customers' problems expeditiously.
Additionally, 23% of teens who haven't taken a break from social media said they would like to.
Facebook's system for policing prohibited content is garnering fresh criticism after another horrifying murder-suicide was broadcast live, this time in Thailand.
A survey by the United Nations found that digital payments via social media across all categories reached an astonishing $2.9 trillion in 2016.
This week, digital payments platform Square Inc. bought Yik Yak's entire engineering team, paying under $3 million for a group of less than ten personnel.
Overall, 21% of U.S. adults say they don't use social media despite having Internet access, and another 10% don't use the Internet at all.
The app, called Infield Chatter, is intended to give the players more of an independent voice online, distinct from the social media presences of their teams.