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Jerusalem terrorist warned of attack last month

One of three Arabs behind deadly shooting at Damascus Gate wrote of his intention to kill Jews in Facebook post a month ago.Menachem Schwartz, 2/3/2016, 8:28 PM

Facebook app drains battery, slows down android phones

Recent studies show that the app and messenger app drain 20% of the battery life of android phones and slow down other apps by 15%.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 1:18 PM

'Which terrorist are you' Facebook page

Facebook page promotes emulating Palestinian terrorists via a GIF. In spite of thousands of complaints, Facebook has yet to take it down.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 9:49 AM

FBI asks for help on missing agent - in Farsi

FBI launches Farsi language Facebook page to solicit tips on the whereabouts of Robert Levinson.Ben Ariel, 2/3/2016, 4:16 AM

Mark Zuckerberg becomes World's 6th richest person

Jewish CEO of Facebook makes sixth place on Forbes list, shortly after 'Zuckerberg don't kill us!' campaign.Shoshana Miskin, 1/28/2016, 9:40 PM

Netanyahu third most popular leader on social media

Study finds that Netanyahu ranked third among world leaders in rate of facebook page interactions.Nitsan Keidar, 1/19/2016, 3:00 PM

'Zuckerberg don't kill us!' Facebook incitement battle heats up

Israeli rights group to rent billboards outside Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's home to force him to stop ignoring rampant incitement.Ari Soffer, 1/17/2016, 7:49 PM

Paris: Student expelled for anti-Semitic Facebook comments

Amira Jumaa becomes first student expelled from the prestigious Sciences Po University in Paris for her Jew hatred.Shoshana Miskin, 1/17/2016, 5:50 PM

Facebook pulls anti-Israel page - after being exposed by NGO

Facebook changes its tune about anti-Israel page launched by Shurat Hadin, said it "made a mistake" by not taking it down.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2016, 6:04 AM

Israeli NGO reveals: Facebook discriminates against Israelis

Shurat Hadin investigation finds: Facebook removes only page that incites against Palestinians.Ido Ben Porat, 1/5/2016, 6:15 AM

Kotel and 'Al-Aqsa' top Facebook’s ‘check-in' list

Binyamin Netanyahu is 10th most talked about politician according to FacebookShoshana Miskin, 12/9/2015, 8:06 PM

Google denies deal with Israel to monitor Palestinian incitement

Foreign Ministry backtracks after Google claims deal to remove incitement posts was never made.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2015, 7:48 PM

Obama launches personal Facebook page

American president joins social network for the first time, encourages action against climate change.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 4:42 AM

Incitement on Facebook? 'Report, it will help in the end'

Orna Heilinger, Internet Safety Center's director, says Facebook has removed pictures of bloody knives and clear calls for death to Jews.Shimon Cohen, 11/1/2015, 7:08 PM

French embassy fires intern over anti-Semitic Facebook rant

Kuwaiti intern at French embassy in the U.S. dismissed after referring to Jews as scums and rats on Facebook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2015, 3:12 AM

Israeli NGO sues Facebook over pages inciting terror

Thousands of Israelis join Shurat HaDin's lawsuit alleging Facebook allowed jihadists to openly recruit and train terrorists.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2015, 4:15 AM

'Blood on Your Hands'; Facebook's Offices in Israel Vandalized

Growing anger over the social media site's refusal to remove pro-terror pages prompts Israelis to graffiti the company's offices in protest.Cynthia Blank, 10/18/2015, 12:15 PM

Israeli Law Group to Sue Facebook for 'Promoting Terror'

According to Israeli Law Center, Facebook is an accessory to terror by refusing to shut down incitement-filled pages.Moshe Cohen, 10/15/2015, 9:54 AM

Jew Posts Satiric Facebook Joke - And Gets Arrested

Recent army grad writes joke about Arab nurses stabbing patients and finds himself in jail; attorney: 'the police have lost direction.'Ido Ben-Porat, 10/13/2015, 11:02 AM

Arab 'Serial Facebook Inciter' Gets 10.5 Months in Prison

An Arab resident of Jerusalem was sentenced to 10.5 months in jail for 'serial incitement' on Facebook and social media.Shlomo Pietrekovsky, 10/11/2015, 4:49 PM

Hadassah Hospital Worker Fired for Praising Terrorist

Jerusalem's Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital took quick action after maintenance worker's Facebook post in support of terrorist stabber.Ari Soffer, 10/11/2015, 12:04 PM

Israel Asks YouTube to Remove Palestinian Incitement Videos

Israel asks Facebook and YouTube to remove videos it says have been encouraging Palestinian violence against Israelis.Elad Benari, 10/9/2015, 5:43 AM

Woman Fired Over Facebook Photo of Jerusalem Stabber

Pelephone fires female employee who posted a photo of the terrorist who stabbed a Jewish teen in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2015, 4:35 AM

Thousands 'Like' Facebook Page Honoring Jerusalem Terrorist

Palestinians and their supporters take to social media to celebrate deadly attack on innocent Jewish family in Jerusalem.Ari Soffer, 10/4/2015, 12:55 AM

Facebook Page Shows Arab Migrants How to Get to Europe - Easily

What's the best way to infiltrate Europe? For Arab migrants seeking to break through to the 'promised land,' there's a Facebook page to helpNissan Tzur, 9/20/2015, 8:56 PM

Egyptian Muezzin in Hot Water Over 'Facebook Prayer Call'

An Egyptian muezzin is in hot water, after he replaced a traditional line in the prayer call with one about Facebook use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 5:02 PM

Facebook Page Plea: Come to Lone Soldier's Funeral

Social media posts called on Israelis to attend the funeral of a lone soldier in Kiryat Gat on Tuesday.Moshe Cohen, 8/4/2015, 1:12 AM

Arab Facebook Inciter Praised Har Nof Murders, Indictment Shows

Alohab Jabrin, an Arab resident of Umm el-Faham, was indicted for expressing public support for the murder of Jews in Har Nof in 2014.Moshe Cohen, 8/3/2015, 5:28 PM

Facebook Redraws Israel's Borders

New advertising settings place Judea-Samaria, parts of Jerusalem, and the Golan Heights as 'outside Israel,' according to Israeli media.Tova Dvorin, 7/19/2015, 4:41 PM

UAE Jails Aussie Woman for 'Bad Words' on Facebook

Australian posts anonymous photo of car blocking disabled spaces, and now has her 'life in the hands of chaos. I'm terrified.'Ari Yashar, 7/14/2015, 8:15 AM

Wife Insists: Media 'Lynch' of Lior Lotan Not the Full Story

Envoy heard threatening family of Israeli captive was simply upholding his duty to protect the operation, Lior Lotan's wife insists Friday.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/10/2015, 3:03 PM

Knesset Speaker Appeals to Facebook to Stop Incitement

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein turns to Mark Zuckerberg, asks to crack down on incitement against Jews and Arabs on the social network.Hezki Baruch, 7/8/2015, 7:29 PM

Hundreds of Strangers Attend Bat Mitzvah After Post Goes Viral

Photos of empty event hall prompt strangers to flock to Ashkelon to make a 12 year-old's Bat Mitzvah special.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2015, 10:27 AM

Belgian Cop Writes on Facebook: I Would Kill Each and Every Jew

Belgium is preparing to fire a police officer who wrote about his desire to kill Jews on Facebook.Matt Wanderman, 6/1/2015, 6:21 PM

Israeli ISIS Jihadist Arrested Thanks to Facebook

Arab citizen of Umm al-Fahm, home of Israel's first convicted ISIS terrorist, nabbed in an unconventional investigation.Ari Yashar, 5/28/2015, 6:37 PM

Levinsky Park Denizens Fail to Stand for Memorial Day Sirens

Photographer Shaul Golan decided to spend Memorial Day in Levinsky Park in south Tel Aviv, far from his usual “beat” in Bnei Brak.Yaakov Levi, 4/22/2015, 6:34 PM

Still Boycotting Germany, Beitar Remembers Victims

Members of the Beitar youth movement conducted their annual Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony outside the German Embassy.Moshe Cohen, 4/16/2015, 12:50 PM

Hundreds Attend Funeral of 'Anonymous' Holocaust Survivor

Over 500 people attended the funeral of a Holocaust survivor whom they did not know Thursday morning, after an alert on Facebook.Yaakov Levi, 4/16/2015, 12:01 PM

MK Regev: 70 Years Later, and the Same Old Hate

70 years later, the world still hasn't learned the lesson of where unbridled hatred of Jews can lead it, wrote MK Miri Regev.Yaakov Levi, 4/15/2015, 8:56 PM

Turkey Blocks Access to Social Media Sites

In most comprehensive ban to date, Islamist AKP government bans Facebook, Twitter and Youtube in response to images of captive prosecutor.Ari Soffer, 4/6/2015, 3:13 PM

Bibi Gets Punked on Facebook with 'Arab Education Minister' Post

Likud looking for legal recourse after fake Facebook page has Netanyahu appointing Ayman Odeh as education minister.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/1/2015, 12:26 PM

Haredi Group's Video Compares Rockland Officials to Nazis

Haredi org. attacks Facebook page which blames Jews for Rockland financial crisis. Page's authors deny anti-Semitism.Tova Dvorin, 3/27/2015, 10:14 AM

More than 100,000 Israelis 'Share' Their Vote on Facebook

Facebook feature lets Israelis tell others when they've gone to vote - and reveals some stats on voting patterns throughout the day.Ari Soffer, 3/17/2015, 4:07 PM

American Arrested in UAE for 'Facebook Insults'

An American employed by a company in the UAE has been arrested in that country – for griping on Facebook about his job.Moshe Cohen, 3/5/2015, 7:35 PM

Denmark: No Charges Over Pro-Terrorist Facebook Post

Danish man who posted 'Je Suis' comments for Copenhagen gunman will not be charged for 'condoning terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2015, 7:55 PM

France Enlists Silicon Valley Help in Cyber War on Terror

French interior minister insists struggle to keep incitement from social media not an attack on free speech.Arutz Sheva, 2/21/2015, 6:46 PM

Egypt Sentences Student to Jail for Promoting Atheism

Cairo cracking down on 'insults to Islam' and other major religions - including atheism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2015, 8:29 PM

Which MK is the Facebook Champ?

A new website counts how many statuses MKs post, and how many are then edited or deleted.Gil Ronen, 2/17/2015, 3:43 PM

Jewish Home Activists Boycott Campaign in Jerusalem

Capital branch boycotts elections campaign, after activists angered at campaign investing 'all money' in Bennett's Facebook page.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/9/2015, 2:14 PM

Facebook Back Online After Crash

World's most popular social networking site downed temporarily; Instagram, Tinder also affected.Tova Dvorin and Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 1/27/2015, 9:19 AM

New York Jews in Shock Over Death of 'Facebook Rabbi'

The “Facebuker Rebbe”, Rabbi Dovid Winiarz, killed in a car accident. "He dedicated his life to outreach," says his friends.Uzi Baruch, 1/25/2015, 2:30 AM

Fatah 'Hangs Bibi' in Latest Threatening Facebook Image

Palestinian Arab world taunts Israel, pulling down one offensive photo and replacing it with incitement against PM Binyamin Netanyahu.Tova Dvorin, 1/4/2015, 11:49 AM

Yechimovich the Most Accessible MK, TV Study Finds

Channel 2's late night program finds Labor MK to be most accessible on Facebook, with Defense Minister the least accessible.Elad Benari, 11/17/2014, 5:45 AM

Yehuda Glick's Facebook Page Removed

One week after Temple activist was shot, his Facebook page was removed, apparently because of complaints against it.Gil Ronen, 11/5/2014, 10:44 AM

Bennett, Livni Exchange 'Friendly' Banter on Land Concessions

Economy Minister and Justice Minister exchange some Facebook banter revolving around the topic of land concessions for peace.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/24/2014, 10:50 PM

Man Behind Berlin Facebook Campaign 'Shocked' at Uproar

25 year-old from Tel Aviv area revealed to be man behind emigration campaign; says he simply wanted to point out cost of living gap.Tova Dvorin, 10/19/2014, 12:09 AM

Bereaved Mother Campaigns for Access to Son's Facebook Profile

Privacy or legacy? Battle being waged over fallen IDF soldier's Facebook details.Uzi Baruch, 10/10/2014, 9:13 AM