The teen is alleged to have pretended to work for a model and talent agency.
Kiwi politicians go wild on social media – experts reckon it's just textbook behaviour.
Twitter is permanently banning the right-wing conspiracy theorist and his Infowars show for abusive behavior.
It started with a hobby posting inspirational quotes - now 18-year-old Josh Ryan is in demand advising top US firms.
Councillor says wife, animals, and his wife's business threatened in row over "racist" comment.
Love heart emojis and GIFs - more Kiwis are confessing their love for the first time via tech rather than face-to-face.
Trolls have threatened to rape author Lani Wendt Young and burn her house down, but she says police said they're powerless.
OPINION: Dug into my old posts to see if there was anything in there that could be used against me... all references to #TeenWolf have been safely purged.
Dedicated Trump supporters who tweet and retweet thousands of times a day are being mistaken as 'bots' in a Twitter crackdown.
When we actually have dinners together we focus intently – just not on each other.
For a company bent on making the world more open, Facebook has long been secretive about the details of how it runs its social network.
OPINION: It's family time, just not as our parents know it. Virginia Fallon describes a very different dinner-time at her house.
Rise in fake news posts on social media "a critical threat to public life," researchers say.
The shelter given to a site that has help promote baseless theories has come under closer scrutiny.
Want to hit the deck and roll around like Neymar? Try the latest social media challenge.
Researchers are looking into the role social media plays in the 'golden hour' immediately following child birth.
Looking to boost consumer trust, the company Unilever also won't use advertising that relies on 'influencers' who buy followers.
Rebel smartphone developers are using fire to fight fire - creating apps that try to put users back in control.
Most people share memes, Lucy Scorer makes them to put life in perspective.
Face it, Facebook is not cool. Teens turning to Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube instead, survey shows.
What you might think is just an innocent eggplant picture is anything but.
3500 Facebook ads show scale of Russian manipulation during the 2016 US presidential election.
Facebook has helped introduce thousands of Isil extremists to one another, via its "suggested friends" feature.
The social network giant is using Kiwi users to trial a new 'downvote' button on some public posts.
OPINION: David Slack wonders if the First Bloke doesn't feel like he's on the wrong end of a fishing line.
It was just one page in 2008 - now a decade on, Facebook's content policy and moderation guidelines number 27 pages.
Chelsea O'Byrne was bullied on Facebook. So how does the social network police its own platform?
New Zealanders among 1.5b Facebook users to no longer be governed by European rules, reports say.
OPINION: When everyone from Cher to Steve Wozniak to the Privacy Commissioner is deleting Facebook, Alison Mau is back again. She explains why.
SATIRE: A dubious transcript of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appearing before the US Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees.