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WhatsApp is limiting the amount of times you can forward a message.

WhatsApp will only let people forward messages 5 times to fight fake news

WhatsApp's vice president for policy and communications Victoria Grand announced the change in Jakarta on Monday.
Mark Zuckerberg.

How to delete your Facebook and Instagram accounts — or at least lock them down as tightly as possible

A guide to taking back control of your Facebook data, or ditching the social network for good.

WhatsApp has a child porn problem

Dozens of group chats were found "openly" sharing child pornography on WhatsApp, the Financial Times reports.

Instagram just launched a fun, new ‘walkie-talkie’ feature: Here’s how to use it

Instagram launched a new 'walkie-talkie' voice messaging feature Monday, trailing behind other platforms like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.
Neeraj Arora

WhatsApp’s chief business officer is the latest exec to leave Facebook

Neeraj Arora is the latest in a long line of senior executives to leave Facebook as the company lurches from scandal to scandal.

US Homeland Security reportedly infiltrating WhatsApp groups and using paid undercover informants to monitor migrant caravan

Homeland Security officials are reportedly monitoring the migrant caravan using WhatsApp text messages and paid undercover agents.

DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT: How to wipe your personal information from Facebook, Amazon, Google, and other major websites and apps

The recent hack of Facebook compromised the personal information of 30 million people. Here's how you can delete your account from the major websites and protect yourself against incidents in the future.
Brazilian protesters carry posters against the far-right’s presidential candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, on September 29, 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Facebook is battling a tidal wave of fake news and misinformation on WhatsApp in Brazil

It's like the 2016 US presidential election all over again.
Samidh Chakrabarti, the head of Facebook's civic engagement team.

Facebook built an election ‘war room’ to try to avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here’s what it’s like inside...

The US midterm elections are fast approaching, and Facebook desperately needs to get this right. That's why it built a 'war room' at its Menlo Park headquarters.
Alex Stamos, Facebook's outgoing chief security officer.

Facebook’s former security chief says it was ‘foolish’ to believe WhatsApp wouldn’t be monetized

Facebook's former security chief Alex Stamos said it was 'foolish' to expect WhatsApp to remain largely revenue-free after Facebook paid $19 billion for the messaging service in 2014. It followed a scathing interview with WhatsApp cofounder Brian Acton.