The company was obsessively tracking WhatsApp and saw not just a rising competitor but a potential Facebook killer.

Charlie Warzel • 4 days ago

“It’s the bunker mentality. These people have been under siege for 600 days now. They’re getting tired, getting cranky — the only survival strategy is to quit or fully buy in.”

Charlie Warzel • 4 days ago

Definers’ research for Facebook on billionaire George Soros has never been published before. You can read one of those documents here.

Ryan Mac • 8 days ago

While Facebook maintains that Sandberg was not directly involved in a public relations firm's opposition research on Soros, it now acknowledges that she did in fact request research on the billionaire.

Ryan Mac • 9 days ago

The seizure could mean that the documents, which journalists have previously sued to release from a California court’s protective order, may now become public.

Ryan Mac • 13 days ago

"So I’m just noticing that Facebook has a thoughts and prayers autoresponder on our Chicago Hospital shooting livestream and I have thoughts."

Ryan Mac • 19 days ago

Scammers promising free bitcoin have become more sophisticated over the past few months, hacking verified Twitter accounts like Target to spread their scheme. It seems to be coming from Russia.

Jane Lytvynenko • 23 days ago

Massive tax breaks, an exclusive airport lounge, and a William Shatner cameo for Star Trek-obsessed CEO Jeff Bezos.

Leticia Miranda • 25 days ago

Google has conceded to some, but not all, demands by employees, some of whom called executives' responses "tone deaf" following an all-staff meeting on Thursday.

Ryan Mac • One month ago

"This phrase should not have appeared in trends, and we’re sorry for this mistake."

Katie Notopoulos • One month ago

Google employees around the world coordinated a walkout to protest the company's handling of sexual misconduct in the workplace.

Matthew Champion • One month ago

One tweet that surfaced on the page suggested that Kid Rock was about to become one of Michigan’s senators.

Charlie Warzel • One month ago

In a new email, Google CEO Sundar Pichai told employees that he supports the planned "women's walk" to protest issues of sexual misconduct at the company.

Caroline O'Donovan • One month ago

The CEO of Salesforce, one of San Francisco's richest citizens, has a novel idea to solve the city's homeless crisis: tax his business.

Ryan Mac • One month ago

The move comes after the company suspended 652 fake pages, groups, and accounts in August for “coordinated, inauthentic behavior” associated with Iranian and Russian political influence operations.

Ryan Mac • One month ago

In response, Google's CEO acknowledged the company's problem and said that 48 people have been terminated for sexual harassment in the last two years.

Ryan Mac • One month ago

Of the 88 women who completed the survey, 19 said they experienced at least one or more inappropriate incidents, ranging from “unwanted sexual overtures” to “unwanted sexual contact.”

Ryan Mac • One month ago

The attack, detected in late September, exposed some users’ emails and phone numbers, as well as profile information including gender, location, birth date, and recent search history.

Ryan Mac • One month ago

Saudi Arabia has courted Silicon Valley and other business leaders, but the recent alleged murder of a dissident journalist is putting a harsh spotlight on those relationships.

Ryan Mac • 2 months ago

Case in point: Apple's market value fell by one Tesla today.

Ryan Mac • 2 months ago