Do you trust Facebook with your personal information? Have you changed your Facebook privacy settings? For any online service, make sure to take advantage of all the settings at your disposal.
Emil Protalinski covers Facebook from all angles, closely watching it grow from its $50 billion valuation in 2010 to its internally stated goal of becoming the first trillion dollar company.
Emil is a freelance journalist writing for CNET and ZDNet. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, including Ars Technica, Neowin, and TechSpot.
In its sixth IPO amendment, Facebook has added new text once again warning that it has not yet figured out how to monetize its mobile users. The company is expected to go public next week.
Facebook has announced it plans to enter the app craze with its own store, called the App Center. Developers are being asked to follow guidelines so that their apps can be included upon launch.
The Password Protection Act, which looks to protect employees from employers asking for access to their social networking accounts, has been introduced in both the House and Senate.
Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter has called Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg "a mark of immaturity." Pachter was the first analyst to give Facebook a buy rating.
The Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale is the first tool developed to test if you have become addicted to the social network. There are the six warning signs you can check yourself against.
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg showed up for the IPO roadshow kickoff in New York, but he skipped Boston. Separately, Facebook has scrapped the IPO video in response to feedback.
Abraham Lincoln thought of the basic concept for Facebook back in 1845. Update: This story is a hoax.
Adscend Media, an ad network accused of spamming Facebook users, made up to $1.2 million a month. The firm has agreed to a $100,000 settlement but has not admitted it is responsible.
In March 2012, U.S. Facebook users spent more time accessing the social network from their smartphone rather than their computer. Mobile devices are slowly beginning to dominate computing.