Facebook's scandals and screwups: What you need to know – CNET

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Christophe Morin/Getty Images Facebook can't seem to get through a week without another scandal popping up.The company that CEO Mark Zuckerberg started in his Harvard dorm room is facing the toughest stretch of its 14-year history. After the world's largest social network became an unwitting aid in spreading Russian propaganda during… Read More

Google, Apple, Adobe make your phone photos better by boosting raw format – CNET

If you take your smartphone photography seriously, it might be time to change your habits. That's because of improvements to a core camera technology: the raw photo format.Photographers with SLRs and other higher-end cameras have known for years the advantages of skipping ordinary JPEGs and instead shooting raw, which means using the unaltered data directly… Read More

Facebook Portal now lets you play Words with Friends and zoom in on your victory dance – CNET

Facebook The Facebook Portal smart display is padding its resume as you decide which smart display to buy this holiday. The $200 Portal and $350 Portal Plus stand out for their high quality video chat features, but in addition to the privacy concerns, the Portal line doesn't offer the same overall utility as competitors like the Amazon Echo… Read More