The company hopes to raise $1 billion by selling its shares on the public markets, in the biggest social media IPO since Facebook went public last year.
More hotels, shops and other businesses will soon be offering free Wi-Fi to customers if they agree in return to "check-in" at the business from their Facebook account.
The tech groups endorse the Surveillance Transparency Act in the Senate and the Surveillance Order Reporting Act in the House, both of which would allow companies to publish information about the number of surveillance requests they receive from U.S. agencies.
Facebook's news feed algorithms will start placing more emphasis on feedback from people rather than marketers.
Facebook’s website and its Android app now will allow users to make changes to posts after they have been published. iOS users, coming soon for you.
Facebook is moving ahead with plans to test a new mobile feature to entice more people to buy products while shopping on smaller devices such as iPhones.
Facebook revealed that it tried using potatoes in its servers to make them more environmentally friendly, as part of its green data center effort.
A court has decided that the First Amendment covers the Facebook pages that you give thumbs up to.