Adrian Weckler For a couple of years, we've been told that virtual reality is the next big thing in technology. Many ordinary people, while curious about what VR feels...

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Robin Emmott Madrid believes Russian-based groups used online social media to heavily promote Catalonia’s independence referendum last month in an attempt to destabilise Spain, Spanish ministers said today.

Sophie Donaldson Have you ever had that dream where you arrive at school and suddenly realise you are naked? Now imagine if that wasn't a dream and, instead of your classmates, you are exposed to basically anybody who has an internet connection - some three billion people, according to recent estimates.

Erich Zann Facebook is offering major record labels and music publishers hundreds of millions of euro so the users of its social network can legally include songs in videos they upload, according to people familiar with the matter.

Mary Clare Jalonick Hundreds of fake Facebook accounts, probably run from Russia, spent about $100,000 (€83,855) on ads aimed at stirring up divisive issues such as gun control and race relations during the 2016 US presidential election, the social network said yesterday.

Steve Dempsey When you buy a TV, print or outdoor ad you have a clear sense of how many consumers were going to see your ad, and - if your media planning was up to scratch - how many of those would be your...

By Hilary Duncanson, Chief Reporter, Press Association Scotland A Facebook trial to allow news organisations to grow subscriptions through the social networking site has been welcomed as a potentially “enormous breakthrough” by Channel 4 news...Ciara O'Connor My Facebook timeline is usually an interminable list of other people's weddings, babies, Prosecco and passports at airports.Last week it became a gruelling litany of sexual assault with two mundane...David Ingram and Aishwarya Venugopal Facebook faced harsh criticism in Washington on Wednesday over its failure to prevent Russian operatives from using its platform for election meddling, but the earnings report it issued hours later...Mary Clare Jalonick and Barbara Ortutay Facebook says a Russian group posted more than 80,000 times on its network during and after the 2016 election, potentially reaching as many as 126 million users.Adrian Weckler As Facebook faces renewed attacks over facilitating fake news, the founder of another internet giant is about to join the battle.