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How to quit Facebook

If you're ready to part ways with the social network, you've got two options -- deactivate your Facebook account or delete it completely.

How to sort Facebook's News Feed chronologically on mobile

Facebook can be great for getting updates on your friends, but sometimes the same posts remain at the top of your feed. Learn how to navigate Facebook's News Feed sort-by-time feature on both mobile and desktop.

Facebook courts developers at F8 conference

At its developers conference, Facebook took steps to address privacy concerns by launching a new anonymous login service for mobile apps and it launched a mobile ad network.

Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature for finding friends

Facebook is rolling out an optional feature for its mobile app that lets people see which of their friends are nearby, making it easier to meet up in real life.

Rapid Reaction: Businesses unfriend Facebook

Puzzled by Facebook's news feed algorithm some businesses are dropping their presence on the social network in frustration. Zach Miners of IDG News Service breaks it down.


Rapid Reaction: Facebook buys Oculus

Jason Snell and Philip Michaels react to Facebook's $2B purchase of VR-headset maker Oculus.

Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion

Facebook plans to expand Oculus’ technology beyond gaming and into new areas, like communications, media and entertainment, and education.

Meet Facebook's Paper app for iPhones

Facebook has announced a new smartphone app called Paper that aims to deliver status updates, photos and news in a full screen, slick and fluid interface.

Facebook Status: Miserable

Are your Facebook status updates driving your friends to drink? Probably. Here are 10 social networking no-nos.

Say No to Selfies

Selfies aren't going away. But that doesn't mean you have to consign yourself to a future of horrible photos. Here are the selfies you'll want to avoid.