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Facebook Sued For $123 Million Over 'Revenge Porn'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.30.2014 | Technology

A Houston woman who says she's the victim of "revenge porn" is suing Facebook and a former friend for $123 million. Meryam Ali says Adeel Shah Kha...

Facebook Accused Of Reading Private Messages, Selling Data

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

One aspect of the long-running debate about Facebook privacy may soon be heading to court. Two Facebook users, Michael Hurley and Matthew Campbell,...

I'm With Stupid: Taking Action Because I've Got Class

Todd Hartley | Posted 04.13.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

he way I see it, this is a triumph of the little guy over the powers that be, a defiant blow against the corporatization of America. I'm just honored that "I'm With Stupid" gets to be a part of it.

Get Your $10 From Facebook In 9 Simple Steps

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.29.2013 | Technology

If you're lucky (or unlucky, depending on your perspective), you recently received an email notifying you that your photo had been used in a "Sponsore...

Finally, It's Facebook's Turn To Pay You

Posted 01.07.2013 | Technology

After Facebook's IPO turned early employees into overnight billionaires, many users demanded to know when they would get paid for all the sharing that...

New Facebook Feature Will Find Friends Close To Where You Are

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.25.2012 | Technology

Facebook is testing a feature called Find Friends Nearby, a mobile app that allows users to view friends and other Facebook users in nearby locations....

Facebook Changes Policy After Lawsuit

Reuters | Dan Levine | Posted 08.21.2012 | Technology

By Dan Levine (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has agreed to allow users more control over how their personal information is used in its "Spons...

Facebook Paying Millions To Settle Lawsuit Over Users' Rights

Reuters | Dan Levine and Sarah McBride | Posted 08.16.2012 | Technology

By Dan Levine and Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has agreed to pay $10 million to charity to settle a lawsuit tha...

The Facebook Debacle

Bob Burnett | Posted 08.08.2012 | Business
Bob Burnett

There will be many possible themes for the 2012 Presidential election -- jobs, women's rights, and religious tolerance, among others. But a central theme should be "who do you trust to clean up Wall Street?"

Alexander Eichler

The Lawsuits Against Mark Zuckerberg Are Still Piling Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander Eichler | Posted 06.05.2012 | Business

Suing Mark Zuckerberg is turning into a national pastime. On June 1, three Facebook shareholders -- David Goldberg, Kevin Hyms and Garrett Garrison...

Facebook Fiasco Damages U.S. Markets

Ted Kaufman | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Ted Kaufman

There is a very strong ongoing Wall Street lobbying effort that labels any attempt to regulate anything they do as "anti-capitalist." That's self-destructive nonsense.

Facebook's Limp Stock Could Leave One State Strapped For Cash

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.31.2012 | Business

Facebook's underwhelming stock performance could end up spelling trouble for the state of California. The state was slated to net more than a billi...

Sex Offenders Fight For Right To Use Facebook

AP | CHARLES WILSON | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Registered sex offenders who have been banned from social networking websites are fighting back in the nation's courts, successf...

Facebook Crybabies

Aaron Harber | Posted 07.27.2012 | Money
Aaron Harber

The Blame Game Begins The recent spate of complaints about Facebook's unspectacular stock debut includes thousands of investors who were upset FB's i...

Hey Facebook, Zuck You!

Gavin Shulman | Posted 07.24.2012 | Comedy
Gavin Shulman

Sure, there might be cooler places on the Internet, but who feels like making the schlep? As much as we might despise it, we can't help but sign into it.

Investors Sue Facebook, Banks Over IPO

Reuters | Posted 07.23.2012 | Business

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc and banks including Morgan Stanley were sued by the social networking leader's shareholders, who claimed the defendants hid F...

13 Unlucky Reasons Why Facebook Is Rapidly Approaching Peak Hype

John F. Ince | Posted 07.02.2012 | Technology
John F. Ince

Facebook may be rapidly approaching a phenomenon we might call peak hype -- the moment when both usage and investor interest Facebook reach their zenith and rapidly start to decline and spiral downward.

Mother Sues Facebook

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.25.2012 | Technology

Uh-oh. Looks like Facebook's in trouble with mom. The social network is facing a new class-action suit, this one brought by an angry parent. Las...

Advertisers Claim Facebook Overcharged Them

Reuters | Posted 06.13.2012 | Technology

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Facebook Inc, which runs the world's largest social networking website, won a court ruling on Friday re...

Watch: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 06.09.2012 | Technology
Shawn Amos

Welcome to this week's "60 Seconds of Social Media." In this episode, we take a look at the troubles facing Internet giant Yahoo and give you a primer on SEO and what it means for your Web site.

I Hope Yahoo Crushes Facebook in Its Patent Suit

Mark Cuban | Posted 05.13.2012 | Technology
Mark Cuban

When I read that Yahoo was suing Facebook my immediate reaction was disdain. As I thought more about it, I came to realize that this case could be the watershed moment that causes enough people to recognize just how horrific our patent law is.

BEHOLD Facebook's New Office: The Eames Chairs, The Bistro And The Lawsuit

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.05.2012 | San Francisco

The battle for the Bay Area's sweetest new office space continues. Though AirBnb came in strong with a PanAm homage in the foyer and an antelope m...

Banned for Life From Facebook, Man Finds a Home on Google Plus (Video)

Dan McDermott | Posted 01.15.2012 | Technology
Dan McDermott

My special guest on this edition of Google Plus Week is Adam Guerbuez, the Montreal marketer who got sued for $873 million by Facebook and lost.

Judge: Man Claiming Half Of Facebook Must Return To U.S.

AP | Posted 01.03.2012 | Technology

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A New York man who's been staying in Ireland while his lawsuit claiming half ownership of Facebook is argued has been told to co...

Facebook Facing Lawsuit After 12-Year-Old Girl Posts Lewd Photos

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.07.2011 | Technology

Facebook is facing yet another lawsuit. A Northern Ireland man is suing the company, claiming that Facebook is "guilty of negligence" and had creat...