Twitter just launched an app for famous people, but average users are still left...

Twitter wants to make it easier for popular people to use its services, and on Tuesday the company introduced Engage, a new app that might change the way "creators" and "influencers" use...

Instagram Model Defends Social Media In Powerful Letter To Essena O’Neill

Lauren Giraldos open letter to Essena ONeill is the best thing you will read about the former Instagram models holy war on social media. The 17-year-old, Lauren Giraldo, is an Instagram model who just...

How Facebook can escape the echo chamber

Facebook may have builtan influenceso largethat its cracking under the weight of the power and influence of its News Feed. Mark Zuckerberg began an interviewon stage at Techonomy16discussing the evolution of the News...

Facebook is changing the News Feed again, and publishers should be worried

Image: brittany herbert/mashable Facebook announced on Wednesday it was making a significant change to the News Feed, favoring posts shared by friends and family over posts from brands and publishers. That means when you...

OpenAI Is Calling for Techie Cops to Battle Code Gone Rogue

OpenAI, the Elon Musk-backed startup that wants to give away its artificial intelligence research, also wants to make sure AI isn’t used for nefarious purposes. That’s why it wants to create a new kind...

Report claims Facebook’s hate speech guidelines are a maze of confusion

A report from a German newspaper paints another bad picture for FacebookImage: AP Photo/Jeff ChiuAs Facebook faces intense scrutiny from high-ranking German officials over how the platform handles hate speech, a German newspaper has...