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Report: Facebook to Offer “Hundreds of Millions of Dollars” to Music Labels and Publishers in New Licensing Agreement

Facebook looks to be entering the music business. The site is offering major record labels and music publishers "hundreds of millions of dollars" so its…
Rob Arcand / September 9, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Seems to Think Beyoncé’s Best Song Is “Halo”

Mark Zuckerberg has yet to fully acknowledge Facebook's role in bringing Donald Trump and his merry band of sycophants and supremacists to the White House. However,…
Brian Josephs / May 26, 2017

Breitbart’s Facebook Live Interview With Sean Spicer Is the Bleakest Video You’ve Ever Seen

The landscape of the American media in 2017 is as uncertain as it's ever been. Sober news institutions that have held up the fourth estate for generations…
Andy Cush / February 10, 2017

Facebook Is Preparing to Crack Down on Copyrighted Music in Videos

With the rise of video content on Facebook, the company is facing a new issue: videos that use copyrighted music without permission or payment to…
Anna Gaca / December 29, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg Invented a “Simple Artificial Intelligence” to Play Him the Red Hot Chili Peppers

Facebook founder and shindig addict Mark Zuckerberg has a new blog post about a "simple artificial intelligence" he recently built to help run the appliances…
Andy Cush / December 19, 2016

Report: Facebook Ignored Its Fake News Problem for Fear of Conservative Blowback

Forty-four percent of Americans reportedly get their news from Facebook. Of that 44 percent, a huge number read and then share blatantly and hyper-partisan fake…
Taylor Berman / November 14, 2016

After Helping Trump Win, Facebook Tells Us All We’re Dead

This afternoon, an untold number of Facebook users logged into the social network and learned that they and all their friends are dead. I am…
Andy Cush / November 11, 2016

Facebook Now Allowing You to Lose Loved Ones by Publicly Endorsing a Politician

Facebook has come up with another way to make sure your timeline remains clogged with political takes this election cycle. As of today, users can…
Jeremy Gordon / October 18, 2016

David Byrne Has a Theory About Why People Support Donald Trump

Former Talking Head David Byrne has some thoughts about the social media ouroboros that fuels supporters of day-old cream puff pastry and ostensible presidential candidate Donald Trump. In a…
Anna Gaca / February 12, 2016

Katy Perry Is Totally Friends With Facebook in ‘Wide Awake’ Lyric Video

Some lyric videos are insufferably boring. Some are actually pretty awesome. And some want you to know its creator is totally buddies with the CEO…
Devon Maloney / May 22, 2012