Facebook

Facebook user base and revenue jump amid scandals

Company sees number of monthly active users reach 2.2 billion while facing scrutiny over data breach and harvesting.

Number of active Facebook users increased despite scandals

Opinion

Thank you, Mr Zuckerberg!

Thanks to your data-collecting and data-selling Facebook machine, I'm a happy man.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Counting the Cost

Facebook and the murky world of digital advertising

Why the new ad men dislike regulation, but like harvesting as much personal data as possible.

Facebook

Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled during second hearing

CEO of Facebook admitted his profile was also among the data exposed in the Cambridge Analytica leak.

Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled harder during second hearing

Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg's Congress testimony: What he said

Facebook founder and chief executive answers questions about the company's use and protection of user data.

Mark Zuckerberg's Congress testimony: What he said

Facebook

What will Congress ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg?

Here are the questions the Facebook CEO will likely be asked as he makes his first appearance in Congress.

Counting the Cost

What will it take to close Britain's gender pay gap?

Pay data from over 10,000 organisations show that on average men are paid more than women at most UK firms.

Facebook

Up to 87 million people affected in Facebook scandal

Number of users whose data was accessed by Cambridge Analytica may be significantly higher than suspected, company says.

Facebook

Facebook removes 135 accounts linked to Russian troll farm

The move comes as the social media platform faces criticism because of alleged mishandling of data.

Facebook removes 135 accounts linked to Russian troll farm

Facebook

Cambridge Analytica and Facebook: The scandal so far

As whistle-blower Christopher Wylie appears before UK parliamentarians, Al Jazeera examines the expanding controversy.

Cambridge Analytica and Facebook: The scandal so far

Facebook

Whistle-blower: Brexit vote part of Facebook data scandal

Christopher Wylie, speaking to a UK government committee, claims that Cambridge Analytica also manipulated the Brexit vote, as well as elections in Nigeria and Trinidad.

Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg apologises with full-page newspaper ads

'This was a breach of trust, and I’m sorry we didn’t do more at the time.'

Zuckerberg apologises with full-page newspaper ads

The Listening Post

Lifting the lid on Facebook's surveillance machinery

A whistle-blower revealed how Facebook enabled politicians to exploit personal data. And India's fatal WhatsApp rumours.

The Listening Post

Chris Wylie, Facebook and the dark side of social media

An insight into the scandal that rocked the social media giant, unveiling its mass surveillance for profit tactics.

Counting the Cost

Facebook and the big data business

A look at the Facebook data breach scandal and how our information is being bought and sold without us knowing.