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In a now-viral Facebook post, Nancy Norris claimed her daughter, Abby Norris, was left out of the school yearbook.
Aaron Thomas, WRAL reporter
LONDON — Meta on Monday was fined a record 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) and ordered to stop transferring data collected from Facebook users in Europe to the United States, in a major ruling against the social media company for violating European Union data protection rules.
Adam Satariano, New York Times
The European Union has fined the parent company of Facebook and Instagram for $1.3 billion for violating user privacy.
A group of states - including North Carolina - that sued to break up Facebook-parent Meta in 2020 were years too late to file their challenge and failed to make a persuasive case that the company's data policies harmed competition, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday in a sweeping victory for the tech giant.
Meta says in a new report that social media giant Facebook helps generate nearly $12 billion in "economic activity" and also is responsible in part for some 89,000 jobs.
Facebook parent company Meta's first-quarter results surpassed Wall Street's modest expectations on both profit and revenue, sending its stock soaring in after-hours trading. Here's the latest.
The woman thought she was ordering golf clubs, but she ended up with a cheap pair of sunglasses and a $64 bill
Watch out for a well-disguised scam going around Facebook. People say they're clicking on ads and buying products, but instead of getting what they paid for they're getting random, cheap items.
Keely Arthur, WRAL consumer reporter
A bipartisan group of lawmakers proposed new regulations for how social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram interact with minors.
WRAL staff reports
Facebook users who had an active account at any point between May 2007 and December 2022 can now apply to receive a piece of parent company Meta’s $725 million settlement related to the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Cross-platform messaging scam making a comeback on social media.
Donna Natosi, WRAL contributor
Five on Your Side's Keely Arthur provides tips from Consumer Reports on how you can keep yourself and your money safe during marketplace transactions.
An off-duty police officer from New York was shot and killed during an attempted robbery when he showed up to buy a car he saw on Facebook Marketplace. While an extreme example, it's still a threat people who use an online platform may face when buying and selling online.
Keely Arthur, WRAL consumer reporter
Facebook-parent Meta plans to lay off another 10,000 workers, marking the second round of significant job cuts announced by the tech giant in four months. In his own words published in a blog post, Mark Zuckerberg explains why.
Facebook-parent Meta plans to lay off another 10,000 workers, marking the second round of significant job cuts announced by the tech giant in four months. Plus some 5,000 open jobs will not be filled.
Facebook-parent Meta is exploring building a new, standalone platform for sharing text updates, the company confirmed to CNN on Friday, in what could mark the most high-profile new contender to take on Twitter as it falters under Elon Musk.
Facebook's parent Meta is going to cut thousands more jobs in a new round of layoffs, according to a report by Bloomberg News. He's what we know.
Facebook-parent Meta on Friday announced a revamp of its "cross-check" moderation system after facing criticism for giving VIPs special treatment by applying different review processes for VIP posts versus those from regular users. Here are the details.
As Meta officially is occupying a Durham office space, with plans to add workers, what’s this mean for the region? There are positives – but also challenges.
Another round of layoffs reportedly is coming at Facebook parent Meta, which just announced plans to hire 100 workers and open office space in Durham.
Meta, the parent company of Facebook, is finally publicly confirming that they are opening an office in Durham.
Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, will have offices for about 100 engineers at American Tobacco Campus in Durham, a spokesperson said.
Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, will have offices at American Tobacco Campus in Durham, a spokesman said.
Top US lawmakers on the Senate Intelligence Committee want answers from Meta on a newly disclosed internal investigation it conducted in 2018 that found tens of thousands of software developers in China, Russia and other "high-risk" countries may have had access to detailed Facebook user data before the company clamped down on that access beginning in 2014.
For years, Facebook and its CEO Mark Zuckerberg invested heavily in growth, including in areas like virtual reality with unproven potential. But after a brutal year in which the company lost more than $600 billion in market value, Zuckerberg has started speaking Wall Street's language — and they are rewarding him for it.