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Facebook is the largest social networking site worldwide.

The site was co-founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg while still a student at Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass. Membership was initially limited to Harvard students but the site eventually opened to other college and high school students. Membership was extended to anyone with a valid email address in 2006.

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New Delaware Law Determines Where Your Digital Assets Live After You Die

New Delaware Law Determines Where Your Digital Assets Live After You Die

The law grants executors precisely the same access to digital information as they would possess for comparable physical documents.
Your Twitter Timeline Is About to Get a Lot More Cluttered

Your Twitter Timeline Is About to Get a Lot More Cluttered

Up until now, your timeline was limited to tweets and retweets from people you follow. But that's all changing.
Chill, People. Why You Shouldn't Hate Twitter For Adding Favorites to Timelines.

Chill, People. Why You Shouldn't Hate Twitter For Adding Favorites to Timelines.

Oh, no! Favorites now appear in your Timeline like retweets. Here's why it doesn't matter.
Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)

Why I'm Not Freaking Out Over Facebook's Messenger App (But I'm Not Downloading It, Either)

The social network has made it mandatory that people download the standalone Messenger app. And, of course, people aren't happy.
Yo, App Developers: Facebook Announces Two Important Changes

Yo, App Developers: Facebook Announces Two Important Changes

App makers have until early November to make sure they're in compliance with these new rules.
Zuckerberg Taunted Employees With Samurai Sword, Ex-Facebooker Says

Zuckerberg Taunted Employees With Samurai Sword, Ex-Facebooker Says

Noah Kagan, Facebook's 30th employee, claims his former boss jokingly threatened to 'chop' underperformers with a huge sword.
Pinterest Gets Chatty, Launches Its First Private-Messaging Feature

Pinterest Gets Chatty, Launches Its First Private-Messaging Feature

Chat away, pinners. Pinterest may be late to the game, but it's finally jumped on the messaging bandwagon.
Facebook Toys With Our Minds, Crashes Briefly, Then Comes Back to Life

Facebook Toys With Our Minds, Crashes Briefly, Then Comes Back to Life

The addictive social network suffered an outage today, but lucky for social-media addicts the world over, the horror is already over.
Facebook's 'Buy' Button Will Change How Brands Sell Online

Facebook's 'Buy' Button Will Change How Brands Sell Online

With the change, social-media managers will see their roles evolve.
OkCupid Founder: 'If You Use the Internet, You're the Subject of Hundreds of Experiments'

OkCupid Founder: 'If You Use the Internet, You're the Subject of Hundreds of Experiments'

The widespread outrage directed at Facebook for manipulating its users' emotions has the dating site, which has been routinely running experiments on its own users, perplexed.
The Great News About the Spread of Good News

The Great News About the Spread of Good News

Social media is a powerful tool that is transforming culture, changing how we see things, interacting with each other and connecting with each other on a daily basis.
Facebook Reportedly Weighing Integration of Uber Into Messenger App

Facebook Reportedly Weighing Integration of Uber Into Messenger App

Preliminary discussions between Mark Zuckerberg and Travis Kalanick point to the social network's stated desire to diversify and monetize its messaging platform.
Pondering Facebook's Future, Zuckerberg More 'Excited' By Messaging Than Photos

Pondering Facebook's Future, Zuckerberg More 'Excited' By Messaging Than Photos

'There are only so many photos you're going to want to share with friends,' the CEO said during an earnings call. 'There's just a lot more people want to express.'
What You Can Do About the Decline of Social Marketing on Facebook

What You Can Do About the Decline of Social Marketing on Facebook

Facebook matters less as other social media platforms gain currency but it is still worth your effort, even if you need to pay for ads.
Facebook Pilots 'Buy' Button as Twitter Snaps Up Payments Startup CardSpring

Facebook Pilots 'Buy' Button as Twitter Snaps Up Payments Startup CardSpring

The line between social network and ecommerce platform is looking increasingly blurred.
11 Unusual Social Media Tips to Drive Branding, Clicks and Conversions

11 Unusual Social Media Tips to Drive Branding, Clicks and Conversions

Be your company's ambassador by sharing posts that will encourage your followers' engagement.
Facebook Says Cheerleader's Chilling Hunting Photos Violate Its Community Standards

Facebook Says Cheerleader's Chilling Hunting Photos Violate Its Community Standards

Facebook has scrapped graphic images showcasing Kendall Jones' hunting conquests -- but not in response to public outcry, the company claims.
A Guide to Perfect Social Media Posts (Infographic)

A Guide to Perfect Social Media Posts (Infographic)

What does a perfect social media post look like? Some detailed tips for creating the best posts possible.
U.K. to Investigate Facebook's 'Poorly Communicated' Psych Experiment

U.K. to Investigate Facebook's 'Poorly Communicated' Psych Experiment

‘We never meant to upset you,’ said Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg in an apology that failed to acknowledge the polarizing content of the experiment itself.
Bitcoin in 10 Years: 4 Predictions From SecondMarket's Barry Silbert

Bitcoin in 10 Years: 4 Predictions From SecondMarket's Barry Silbert

In Silbert's crystal ball, the cryptocurrency will be accepted by every e-commerce website and force money-transfer giants like Western Union and MoneyGram to close up shop.
Tell Us: Will Facebook's Unethical User Experiment Make You Quit?

Tell Us: Will Facebook's Unethical User Experiment Make You Quit?

Emotions are running high over an experiment where Facebook manipulated news feeds to see how users’ emotional states would be affected.
Facebook Basically Shrugs Off User Outrage Over 'Emotional' Experiment

Facebook Basically Shrugs Off User Outrage Over 'Emotional' Experiment

The social network wanted to find out what influences our emotions. Unfortunately, everyone is angry now.
This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat

This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat

Forget LinkedIn -- this Dublin pub is requiring hopeful employees to apply through the ephemeral messaging service.
Gain Long-Term Social Followers With These 5 Tips

Gain Long-Term Social Followers With These 5 Tips

Having an engaged audience online can help your bottom line, but you have to be careful.
Here's Why Your Envy-Inducing Facebook Feed Is All Just a Big Fat Lie (Video)

Here's Why Your Envy-Inducing Facebook Feed Is All Just a Big Fat Lie (Video)

Our friends' lives can appear perfect as viewed through the garbling lens of social media. 'But are they really?' a new viral video asks.
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