A protester holds an European Union flag next to cardboard cutouts depicting Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during a demonstration ahead of a meeting between Zuckerberg and leaders of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Mark Zuckerberg Extends Facebook Apology Tour With European Gig

Mark Zuckerberg addressed members of the European Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday, continuing an apology-and-explanation tour the Facebook CEO kicked off last month when he testified before the U.S....
23/05/2018 7:14 AM AEST
Berlin, Germany - March 20: In this photo illustration the app of peer-to-peer ridesharing, food delivery, and transportation network company Uber is displayed on a smartphone on March 20, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo Illustration by Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images)

Uber Is Adding A Panic Button, 3 Years After Rolling One Out In India

If your Uber ride lands you in an emergency situation, you'll soon be able to alert 911 from within the app. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi announced the addition in a blog Thursday morning as part of wha...
13/04/2018 7:44 AM AEST
DUSSELDORF, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 27: In this photo illustration, a surge in new users cause technical difficulties for users of the VERO app on February 27, 2018 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Recent changes to Facebooks algorithm, controlling what users see on their newsfeeds, has caused many to sign-up for the app billed as the next Instagram. (Photo by Ant Palmer/Getty Images)

Wondering What Vero Is? Here's A Primer On The New Social Media Network

The ad-free, privacy-oriented Instagram competitor exploded in popularity this week.
28/02/2018 5:58 PM AEDT
Sign with logo at the headquarters of car-sharing technology company Uber in the South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood of San Francisco, California, with red vehicle visible in the background parked on Market Street, October 13, 2017. SoMa is known for having one of the highest concentrations of technology companies and startups of any region worldwide. (Photo by Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images)

Uber Paid Hackers $100,000 To Keep A Massive Data Breach Quiet

Uber confirmed Tuesday that it had paid hackers $100,000 to keep quiet after an October 2016 attack led to the disclosure of 57 million customers' personal data, Bloomberg first reported. The breach i...
22/11/2017 9:56 AM AEDT
SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 18: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address at Facebook's F8 Developer Conference on April 18, 2017 at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. The conference will explore Facebook's new technology initiatives and products. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

A Year Ago, Facebook Said It Was 'Crazy' That Fake News Could've Influenced The Election

One year ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stood before an audience at a Ritz-Carlton hotel in California and dismissed the idea that misinformation spread on Facebook could have influenced the outcom...
12/11/2017 10:03 PM AEDT
A Facebook logo is seen on a computer screen in this photo illustration on October 31, 2017. Material posted on Facebok and other social media directly and indirectly reached over 126 million Americans between 2015 and 2017 according to a company testimony that will be presented to the US Senate judiciary committe on Tuesday. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Here Are Some Of The Ads Russia Paid To Promote On Facebook

The ads are separate from 80,000 other Facebook posts that have so far been linked back to Russia.
02/11/2017 12:51 PM AEDT