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Facebook Claims iPhone Camera in the Background Is a Bug

Facebook Claims iPhone Camera in the Background Is a Bug

People’s trust in Facebook is arguably at an all-time low. The social media giant has lately been embroiled in one too many scandals in the recent past. Earlier this week, a user alleged that Facebook is using iPhone cameras in the background. Along with the accusation the user also screen-recorded videos that caught Facebook app in the act.

Facebook Pay Is a New Payment System for WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger

Facebook Pay Is a New Payment System for WhatsApp, Instagram, Messenger

Facebook has launched its very own payment system called ‘FaceBook Pay.’ The payment feature will be available across all of Facebook’s apps including WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger. The feature allows you to send and receive money from friends, family, business establishments and fundraisers.

Facebook App Uses iPhone’s Camera Even When You Are Scrolling Your Feed

Facebook App Uses iPhone’s Camera Even When You Are Scrolling Your Feed

Another day, another new controversy related to Facebook. This time around, web designer Joshua Maddux has found that the Facebook iOS app kept the camera app on his iPhone active while scrolling through his feed. He found the same bug on five other devices and it was successfully replicated by other users as well.

FTC Slaps Facebook with $5 Billion Fine and New Restrictions for Cambridge Analytica Scandal

FTC Slaps Facebook with $5 Billion Fine and New Restrictions for Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook has been slapped with a fine of $5 billion, the second-largest ever by the Federal Trade Commission. Apart from the fine, Facebook is also making some sweeping changes to how it handles user data and privacy.

Facebook is Shutting Down the Group Video Chat App, Bonfire

Facebook is Shutting Down the Group Video Chat App, Bonfire

Back in July of 2017, there was a rumor that Facebook was working on a group video chat app to take on Houseparty, another popular app at the time. A few months later and Facebook quietly launched that app — in Denmark. Now, a couple of years later and it’s time to say goodbye.

Facebook’s Portal is Launching Internationally and Adding WhatsApp Support

Facebook’s Portal is Launching Internationally and Adding WhatsApp Support

Earlier today, Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, confirmed that the future of the social network is privacy. The core app also got redesigned for good measure, and Instagram is getting some major tweaks. Next up, some big news for Facebook’s video calling devices.

Instagram Unveils a New Camera Design, ‘Create Mode’, And More

Instagram Unveils a New Camera Design, ‘Create Mode’, And More

Today is a busy day for Facebook and its own properties. The company is kicking off its official developers conference, F8, and with it announcing a plethora of new changes. Instagram, for instance, is seeing some important tweaks.

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Says the Future of the Social Network is Focused on Privacy

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Says the Future of the Social Network is Focused on Privacy

Facebook isn’t typically a name you toss around when you talk about the positive side of security and privacy. The social network has been plagued by major mistakes in this regard, especially lately. Going as far as to set aside billions of dollars ahead of an expected FTC fine. But the social network’s chief executive officer wants to make some sweeping changes.

Facebook Messenger App Heading to macOS [Updated]

Facebook Messenger App Heading to macOS [Updated]

One of the most popular Facebook-owned properties is Messenger, but using it on a Mac hasn’t been as easy as it could be. That’s because an official app doesn’t exist — yet. But it turns out that will be changing soon.

You Can Now Use SoundHound to Share Music Through Instagram Stories

You Can Now Use SoundHound to Share Music Through Instagram Stories

SoundHound is a popular streaming platform for music fans, and now it’s getting a new way to share the songs and artists you like through Instagram.