Top Stories

Facebook Live Streaming Now Available On Desktop - Geeky Gadgets;

Facebook Live Streaming Now Available On Desktop - Geeky Gadgets

Geeky GadgetsFacebook Live Streaming Now Available On DesktopGeeky GadgetsFacebook has updated their Live Streaming feature and it is now supported by desktop and laptop computers. Previously Facebook Live Streaming was only available on mobile devices, the feature is now also supported by desktops. We're excited to ...and more »

US police probe apparent gang rape streamed on Facebook - Pakistan Today;

US police probe apparent gang rape streamed on Facebook - Pakistan Today

Pakistan TodayUS police probe apparent gang rape streamed on FacebookPakistan TodayCHICAGO: Chicago police said Wednesday they were looking for up to six suspects who allegedly raped a teenage girl and broadcast the assault on Facebook Live. The victim was a 15-year-old girl, who went missing on Sunday in the crime-plagued city in ...and more »

Facebook Live is rolling out for desktop users; allows livestream of games - Tech2;

Facebook Live is rolling out for desktop users; allows livestream of games - Tech2

Tech2Facebook Live is rolling out for desktop users; allows livestream of gamesTech2Facebook users can now go live directly from their desktops using their webcams and also broadcast gameplay from their computers. According to a Facebook blog post on Wednesday, Facebook live on desktops was earlier available for pages only, but now ...and more »

Facebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptop - BGR India;

Facebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptop - BGR India

BGR IndiaFacebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptopBGR IndiaSince about a year now, Facebook has been going big on live videos and 360 degree images on its platform. After live videos were launched on Facebook's mobile app last year, the feature saw a lot of traction, becoming one of the most popular features ...and more »

Facebook Live Targets Gamers with New PC Streaming - guru3d.com (press release)

Facebook Live Targets Gamers with New PC Streamingguru3d.com (press release)In the current generation of games, livestreaming and sharing features have been an integral part of gaming across consoles and PC thanks to YouTube and Twitch, while Facebook appears to be the next service looking to enter the livestreaming arena ...and more »

Mother of 15-year-old girl who was gang raped live on Facebook as 40 people watched says her daughter is the ... - Daily Mail

Mother of 15-year-old girl who was gang raped live on Facebook as 40 people watched says her daughter is the ...Daily MailThe mother of a 15-year-old girl who was gang-raped in an attack that was live streamed on Facebook said kids have been joking about the incident and harassing her family. Stacey Elkins said on Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats ...and more »

Facebook Live Adds Support For PC Games And Desktop Live Streaming - Wccftech;

Facebook Live Adds Support For PC Games And Desktop Live Streaming - Wccftech

WccftechFacebook Live Adds Support For PC Games And Desktop Live StreamingWccftechFacebook has been offering the ability to broadcast live videos for a long time. However, until now, the feature was limited to mobile devices alone. Nonetheless, the company has been working on bringing live video broadcast to other platforms ...and more »

Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes online - Beaumont Enterprise;

Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes online - Beaumont Enterprise

Beaumont EnterpriseFacebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineBeaumont EnterpriseThis undated file photo shows, Kitty Genovese. Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. According to police dozens of people looked on but did ...and more »

Facebook Live Moves To Desktop, To Stream Gaming Videos Soon - The Bitbag;

Facebook Live Moves To Desktop, To Stream Gaming Videos Soon - The Bitbag

The BitbagFacebook Live Moves To Desktop, To Stream Gaming Videos SoonThe BitbagGood news, vloggers: You can finally go live on Facebook from your computer starting today. The social networking giant confirmed Wednesday that all desktop users can now broadcast through Facebook Live which was previously mobile-exclusive.and more »

Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live - AsiaOne;

Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live - AsiaOne

AsiaOneFacebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook LiveAsiaOneMark Zuckerberg has repeatedly said that live video is the future of Facebook, but what if that future is terrifying and full of violence? What happens when one of the largest proponents of live video struggles to manage its darker side? Reports that ...and more »

Girl allegedly sexually assaulted on Facebook Live now receiving death threats, family says - CBS News

Girl allegedly sexually assaulted on Facebook Live now receiving death threats, family saysCBS NewsCHICAGO -- The Chicago police are questioning several people in the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old that was streamed on Facebook Live, authorities said, but the girl's family said Wednesday they were receiving death threats. Police spokesman ...and more »

Facebook Live will now be available for desktop users - Blasting News;

Facebook Live will now be available for desktop users - Blasting News

Blasting NewsFacebook Live will now be available for desktop usersBlasting NewsFacebook streaming has been available for mobile devices for over a year, allowing #Users to broadcast their live videos on-the-go. Now, the company announced that it would finally bring #Facebook Live to #Desktop users as well.and more »

Chicago Police Probe Alleged Threats to Assault Victim - WJBD Online;

Chicago Police Probe Alleged Threats to Assault Victim - WJBD Online

WJBD OnlineChicago Police Probe Alleged Threats to Assault VictimWJBD OnlineCHICAGO (AP) - A Chicago police official says investigators are looking into a mother's claims that her daughter has been the target of online threats since being sexually assaulted in an attack streamed live on Facebook. Police spokesman Anthony ...and more »

Victim in sexual assault posted live on Facebook receiving threats - WGN-TV;

Victim in sexual assault posted live on Facebook receiving threats - WGN-TV

WGN-TVVictim in sexual assault posted live on Facebook receiving threatsWGN-TVCHICAGO -- The suffering is still not over for a teen who was sexually assaulted live on Facebook . The mother of the 15 year-old victim says she and her daughter have both been threatened this week since they went to police to report what happened.and more »

Gang Rape of Chicago Teen Was Watched Live On Facebook, Yet No One Called Police - HelloBeautiful;

Gang Rape of Chicago Teen Was Watched Live On Facebook, Yet No One Called Police - HelloBeautiful

HelloBeautifulGang Rape of Chicago Teen Was Watched Live On Facebook, Yet No One Called PoliceHelloBeautifulThe victim's mother says that her family has been receiving threats for coming forward and they are afraid to return to home. Kellee Terrell , Contributing Writer @kelleent. Contributing Writer @kelleent ...and more »

What is Facebook's responsibility when people broadcast crimes? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

What is Facebook's responsibility when people broadcast crimes? (+video)Christian Science MonitorThe apparent assault of a Chicago teenager was broadcast on Facebook Live, but no one reported it through the Facebook system designed to review inappropriate content. Monitor's Best: Top 5 ...and more »

Facebook Live Now Has Options And Tools For Video Game Streamers - The Inquisitr;

Facebook Live Now Has Options And Tools For Video Game Streamers - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrFacebook Live Now Has Options And Tools For Video Game StreamersThe InquisitrFacebook has broadened the scope of its Live platform to accommodate those who stream video games. According to Digital Trends, users of Facebook Live will now be able to stream gameplay footage from their computer directly to Facebook. This is a clear ...and more »

15-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Sexually Assaulted On Facebook Live While 40 People Watched - Gizmodo Australia;

15-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Sexually Assaulted On Facebook Live While 40 People Watched - Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo Australia15-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Sexually Assaulted On Facebook Live While 40 People WatchedGizmodo AustraliaSince it debuted nearly a year ago, Facebook Live has been rife with content moderation problems. The latest in a long line of horrific examples comes from Chicago, where the Associated Press reports that a missing 15-year-old girl was allegedly ...and more »

Police find teen assaulted in Facebook Live video - WTSP.com;

Police find teen assaulted in Facebook Live video - WTSP.com

WTSP.comPolice find teen assaulted in Facebook Live videoWTSP.comTAMPA -- Disgusting and disturbing - a story out of Chicago that has you wondering what's wrong with people? Officers say 36 people watched a Facebook Live video, of a 15-year-old girl being sexually assaulted by five men. Not one of those dozens of ...and more »

Teenage Girl Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live as At Least 40 People Watched - Complex;

Teenage Girl Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live as At Least 40 People Watched - Complex

ComplexTeenage Girl Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live as At Least 40 People WatchedComplexA teenage girl's sexual assault was broadcast on Facebook Live, and the dozens of people who watched the stream did not notify authorities. According to CNN, Chicago police are attempting to identify each of the alleged attackers. The video, which has ...and more »