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 founder Mark Zuckerberg calls the problem complex and philosophical. A couple of college kids say it isn't. DW's Gabriel Borrud is in studio to talk fake news and about a remarkable piece of anti-fakery software developed in less than two days. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg calls the problem complex and philosophical. A couple of college kids are saying it isn't.
The Minnesota police officer who fatally shot 32-year-old African-American Philando Castile has been charged with second-degree manslaughter. The shooting was streamed by Castile's girlfriend on Facebook live.
German-born billionaire investor Peter Thiel's support of Donald Trump raised a few eyebrows, especially among his peers in Sillicon Valley. He donated 1.25 million dollars to the Trump campaign, and now he's one of the president-elect's closest advisers. Here's a look at a man, who, while notorious among his circles for going against the grain, has still managed to cause consternation.