Facebook promoted ads targeting teens with low self-esteem (update: not really)
It's accused of being exploitative, even if it meant well.
Potentially 'undefeatable' ad blocker looks at content, not code
It's super effective!
Facebook enlists help to verify ad data after inaccurate reports
After overestimating key stats, the company is making some changes.
Facebook will try fighting ad discrimination with algorithms
Because they've worked so well for the social network prior.
Instagram's latest Stories feature is ads
Thankfully they'll be skippable.
Facebook hopes to run ads in the middle of videos
It'll help producers make real money from their clips.
Facebook test lets you hide upsetting ads
It's an acknowledgment that targeted ads are sometimes insensitive.
Facebook finds more exaggerated ad data
A self-audit has revealed flawed metrics, and the company is determined to fix them.
Facebook disables 'ethnic affinity' ads for housing, jobs
The Congressional Black Caucus said the policy violated the Fair Housing Act.