Facebook is an online social networking service. It was founded on February 4, 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg. With over one billion active users, Facebook is the most popular social media site worldwide.
From Fracebook's early days through its global expanse and stock market launch in 2012, DW has reported on the social media site. Take a look at coverage of Facebook and international issues related to the site and social media usage.
Facebook is testing a new function across six countries. With this, media outlets' and other companies' products will be less prominently placed on its page. Will the move impede freedom of the press?
Thousands and thousands of ads and comments on social networking sites during the US presidential election favored Donald Trump over his opponent, Hillary Clinton. Up to 126 million Americans were served these messages originating from a Russian troll farm, the Internet Research Agency. Lawmakers in Washington are now trying to figure out how it could have happened.