Nightmare on Zuckerberg Street? Facebook wants to make sure you have the right friends with hyperlocal ‘Neighborhoods’ feature

The multi-billion-dollar social media platform Facebook has announced the debut of a new super-local feature called “Neighborhoods,” aimed at challenging hyperlocal social media networks like Nextdoor and “making new friends.” Rather than simply alerting friends halfway around the world to what their internet pen pals…

Facebook bans RT’s digital content project Redfish after posts marking end of Mussolini’s dictatorship and Holocaust Memorial Day

RT’s Redfish, an award-winning Berlin-based digital content project, has had its Facebook page of over 830,000 followers deleted over posts commemorating the Holocaust and the defeat of Italian fascism. The company’s Facebook account was suspended on Friday after a recent post that criticized fascism. Redfish said…

Facebook now has 12 Rules about what you can’t post about the vaccine there

Here are 12 examples of the type of posts that are not allowed (the full list is at www.facebook.com/help/230764881494641/): 1. “Sure, you can take vaccines, if you don’t mind putting poison in your body.” Facebook does not allow posts that say the COVID-19 vaccines or their…

Facebook will now Require you to Create a Video Selfie for Identity Verification!

Facebook has been the king of social media for quite some time now and its constant evolution shows that it has no plans of stepping down from its throne anytime soon! One problem that has been a mainstay on the social networking platform is an abundance…

15-year-old commits suicide hours after being blackmailed by scammer on Facebook

A 15-year-old in upstate New York committed suicide just hours after someone he was communicating with on Facebook threatened to release embarrassing photos of him unless he paid thousands of dollars. The harrowing story unfolded in Potsdam, New York, a town northeast of Syracuse. Riley K. Basford,…