Research + News | Topic: Facebook
May 17, 2018
Facebook Launches Youth Portal To Educate Teens On The Platform, How Their Data Is Being Used
Facebook has released a new Youth Portal that offers some guidance to teens on how to navigate the service, how to stay secure, while also helping them understand how their data is used. Read the article here.
Feb 2, 2018
Health Experts Urge Facebook To Shut Down Messenger Kids
Child development advocates are calling on Facebook to discontinue its new Messenger Kids app, which is targeted at 6 to 12 year olds. Read the article here.
Dec 19, 2017
Snapchat Is Still The Network Of Choice For U.S. Teens – And Instagram Is Facebook’s Best Shot At Catching Up
Snapchat still dominates among teenagers, a core demographic that represents the future wave of internet consumers and what they care about. Read the article here.
Dec 4, 2017
Facebook’s Newest App Is A Chat Service For Kids
Facebook is launching a new chat app for kids, the company announced Monday. Read the article here.
Nov 27, 2017
Study Finds Sharp Drop In Time Spent On Facebook
Facebook users in the US spent more time with the platform than users of any other social network, 18 hours, 24 minutes. But that was a significant drop from the 32 hours, 43 minutes recorded by Verto Analytics a year ago. Read the article here.
Nov 13, 2017
Sean Parker Unloads On Facebook ‘Exploiting’ Human Psychology
Sean Parker, the founding president of Facebook, gives us a candid look at how social networks purposely hook and potentially hurt our brains. Read the article here.
Oct 23, 2017
Facebook Makes A New Bid To Woo Teens
Positive-minded app tbh has found a strong audience among teens. Read the article here.
Sep 13, 2017
These Are The 10 Most Used Smartphone Apps
When it comes to smartphone apps, Facebook and Google dominate. Read the list here.
Aug 14, 2017
A Huge New Survey Shows That Teens Are Bullied Most On Instagram And Facebook
Instagram is the network of choice for cyberbullies in 2017, with Facebook close behind. Read the article here.
Aug 1, 2017
How Facebook overcame its “coolness” problem, won back the kids who fled it for Snapchat, and secured its dominance of social media. Read the article here.