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Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan launch ambitious $3B effort to cure disease

Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan launch ambitious $3B effort to cure disease

During the course of a Wednesday event in San Francisco, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his pediatrician wife, Priscilla Chan, announced the launch of ambitious health-related initiative for thei

Facebook’s ‘Trending’ section is getting a makeover

Facebook’s ‘Trending’ section is getting a makeover

In a Friday announcement, social network Facebook said that it is giving a makeover to the 'Trending' section on its homepage, specifically to eliminate its hot topics which show up next to descriptions which are written by humans.

Facebook’s launches new teen-centric app --- ‘Lifestage’

Facebook’s launches new teen-centric app --- ‘Lifestage’

In a move which will enable Facebook to build a stronger base of teenage users, a new teen-centric app has recently been launched by the social network, to allow high-school students and young college-goers to connect with one another.

The new app released by Facebook is called 'Lifestage.' It is presently available only on the iOS platform.

Adblock Plus updates its software to circumvent Facebook’s anti-ad-blocking mechanism

Adblock Plus updates its software to circumvent Facebook’s anti-ad-blocking mech

In a Thursday announcement, leading anti-ad company Adblock Plus said that it is rolling out an update to its ad-blocking software, to circumvent the anti-ad-blocking mechanism which was announced by social network Facebook on Tuesday.

Facebook to marginalize “clickbait” news stories from publishers in its news feed

Facebook to marginalize “clickbait” news stories from publishers in its news fee

On Thursday, social network Facebook announced that it is bringing about a change to its news feed algorithm, so that "clickbait" news stories from publishers can be marginalized in the news feed.

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