Facebook makes Messenger easier to use for social butterflies
New Messenger home screen shows who’s active, messages and your favorite groups.
European regulators push Facebook to tighten user privacy rules
Watchdog groups claim the company collected data through third-party sites without users' consent.
Facebook bars use of its social data for surveillance tools
It's joining Twitter in objecting to mass monitoring by law enforcement.
Facebook group hosted naked photos of women soldiers
The US military is investigating.
WhatsApp offers two-step verification to everyone
Protect your account with a six-digit passcode.
Facebook warns inauguration protesters over police data hunt
Officers are trying to use social networks as evidence in rioting cases.
Facebook offers extra security with USB key support
Instead of a code, you can plug in a stick like YubiKey to prove it's really you.
Facebook buys data on users' offline habits for better ads
And opting out is a lot more complicated than it should be.
Facebook halts WhatsApp data sharing across Europe
A small win for privacy regulators across the continent.