Facebook says it’s making it tougher for users who break rules to create new groups

Facebook announced new steps it’s taking to make groups more safe. Angela Lang/CNET Facebook has been making a stronger push to get people to join groups, which are public and private online spaces on the social network where users gather to discuss shared interest such as cooking, sports or parenting. But people have also used […]

WeChat users sue Trump administration over app ban

A group of users of the popular messaging app WeChat is suing to block an executive order barring the app in the US. Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A group of WeChat users filed a lawsuit late Friday against the Trump administration’s...

Twitter apologizes for massive hack as revenue slumps, users soar

Twitter reported its second-quarter earnings on Thursday before the market opened. James Martin/CNET Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Thursday sought to quell security concerns about the social network during the company’s earnings call a week after hackers hijacked...