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The social media giant filed a patent for an algorithm that would analyze family photos, then use the...
Facebook ended its contract with the PR firm following a bombshell report from The New York Times.
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This week, Casey Newton joins The Vergecast to talk about Amazon’s HQ2 backlash and...
Mortal Kombat 11's release date may be sooner thank you think thanks to a tweet from a voice actor associated with the series.
facebook messenger reportedly testing a watch videos together feature
Facebook launched its Watch Party feature earlier this year, which lets people in a Facebook Group watch videos...
You’ve probably had the experience of posing awkwardly for a photo while everyone else looks great. Now China’s top photo-editing firm Meitu has a solution that helps you resist the...
Netflix and chill from afar? Facebook Messenger is now internally testing simultaneous co-viewing of videos. That means you and your favorite people could watch a synchronized video over group chat...
Amy Klobuchar wants to know more about the social network's ties to Definers Public Affairs.
A New York Times report says Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg shifted blame amid mounting troubles at the...
The Oppo A7 is listed to pack a 4,230mAh battery, a dual camera setup at the back, offer two gradient colour options, and a AI selfie camera as...
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Facebook has recorded 16,580 data requests from the Indian government in the first six months of 2018.
facebook s latest scandal has washington s full attention
Facebook’s day was consumed with the fallout from Wednesday’s New York Times story about its slow response to Russian interference, which generated...
In the wake of a fairly catastrophic behind the scenes glimpse into Facebook’s high-level decision making, one question remains: Who brought a controversial Republican opposition research...
Sheryl Sandberg released a statement saying that the company cut ties with the PR firm reportedly hired to discredit its critics.
Facebook is coming under renewed fire for how it handled the spread of fake news and misinformation on its social network.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg denies the company tried to hinder an investigation into Russian election meddling but acknowledges he didn't know everything that was happening...
Sheryl Sandberg has denied that she obstructed early investigations into election meddling and claimed that she was unaware Facebook was involved with an agency that...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended his response to Russian election meddling on the world's largest social media network.
In a call with reporters, CEO Mark Zuckerberg characterized the story as "untrue" and claimed he didn't know Facebook hired a firm to discredit Facebook's critics...
The New York Times yesterday published a scathing report about Facebook,...
Zuckerberg said Facebook will create a governing body to address content appeals.
Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by users
Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Thursday that the electric automaker had acquired “trucking capacity,” a move aimed to boost deliveries of its Model 3...
The Freedom from Facebook group wants the FTC to seek maximum penalties over Facebook's breach of nearly 30 million users. That would be about $1.2 trillion.
Facebook will changed its News Feed algorithm to demote content that comes close to violating its policies prohibiting misinformation, hate speech, violence, bullying, clickbait...
apple highlights photos shot on iphone xr
Apple today highlighted "Shot on iPhone" photos captured with its latest smartphone, the iPhone XR. Apple shared portraits, landscapes, and more that...
facebook will reduce reach of sensationalist and provocative content
Facebook is once again tweaking how stories spread through the News Feed, this time going after posts that...
Facebook says it's setting up an independent body for people to appeal decisions to remove _ or leave up _ posts that may violate its rules.
The board called any suggestion that Facebook's senior leadership attempted to thwart or ignore these investigations is 'grossly unfair.'
facebook critics file ftc complaint over breach of 30 million accounts
A coalition of Facebook critics has filed a complaint against the company with the...
Facebook has changed its News Feed algorithm to demote content that comes close to violating its policies prohibiting misinformation, hate speech, violence, bullying, clickbait...
Today in call with reporters preceded by a frantic if fairly uneventful distraction-pushing media blitz, Facebook responded to a damning New York Times story published yesterday...
A report by The New York Times painted an unflattering portrait of how Facebook executives handled a series of scandals. The tech firm is pushing back.
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Facebook says it is making progress on deleting hate speech, graphic violence, fake accounts and rooting out other violations of its rules, including detecting them before they are seen by...
facebook will create an independent oversight group to review content moderation appeals
Facebook will create an independent oversight body to adjudicate appeals on content moderation issues, the company said today. CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a...
facebook removed a lot of spam violence and fake accounts this year
Facebook’s latest transparency report shows a big jump in spam and violent content takedowns, some advances in proactively identifying hate speech, and the first...
Facebook doesn’t want to be the arbiter of decency when it comes to content policy decisions, similar to how it looked to...
Facebook has published the details of 13 historical national security letters it’s received for user data. The embattled social media giant said...
Tired of the bleeps and bloops constantly coming from the Facebook app? Us too.
Internet giants were built on the promise of a personalized experience, if you just let them keep tabs on you. Canopy sees...
a facebook patent would use your family photos to target ads
Facebook has filed a patent that would make it easier to target whole families...
Prince William and Catherine were at the BBC to discuss its work on combating cyber-bullying.
bombshell facebook report raises new campaign finance questions
At a Senate Judiciary markup on Thursday morning, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said she will send a letter to Facebook...
The New York Times’ bombshell report into the past three years at Facebook paint a grotesque picture of the company’s attempts to navigate a string of high profile controversies by using unsavory, unethical and...
Facebook is facing calls to conduct an external investigation into its own lobbying and PR activities by an aide to billionaire George Soros. BuzzFeed reports that Michael Vachon, an advisor to the chairman at...
Facebook is embroiled in a new controversy over the tactics it used to discredit its critics.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg "stumbled" as they grappled with a growing number of scandals, according to The New York...
In a lengthy investigative piece that is likely to trigger political repercussions in Washington, the NYT argued that Facebook's way of dealing with crisis was to "delay, deny and deflect."
In a statement on Thursday, Facebook said Zuckerberg's disagreement with Cook is only over the business model.
facebook has a growing morale problem
For some time now, Facebook has copped to being “slow.” Confronted with any question about Russian interference on the platform, or the scourge of...
Currently, the Twitter search tab in the iOS app offers a vertically scrolling list of trending topics. Users can now move horizontally to view...
According to a WSJ report citing an internal survey at Facebook, just over half of Facebook employees said they were optimistic for the future of the social network - down by 32...
The new 'Remove for Everyone' feature is rolling out for all users in Poland, Bolivia, Colombia and Lithuania...
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said a year ago that the company would put its "community" before profit.
The rise of smartphone cameras and social media in recent years has fuelled a new level of marking and sharing memories using photos, but one startup...
Twitter announced today that it is rolling out an update to the search tab...
CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg "stumbled" as they grappled with a growing number of scandals, according to The New York...
The move allegedly happened after Apple CEO Tim Cook criticized the social media company.
After teasing the feature last week, Facebook today has officially started rolling out an “Unsend” functionality to Messenger on iOS. The feature is only...
mark zuckerberg ordered all facebook executives to use android phones
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ordered his management team to only use Android phones, given that the...
instagram starts rolling out dashboard that shows how much time you spend on it
Back in August, Facebook and Instagram announced they...
Facebook secretly retracted messages sent by CEO Mark Zuckerberg, TechCrunch reported seven months ago. Now for the first time, Facebook Messenger users will get the power to unsend...
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A new study recommends limiting your time on social media to around 30 minutes a day.
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human rights groups want facebook to offer due process for takedowns
The Electronic Frontier Foundation, Human Rights Watch, and over 70 other groups have asked...
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Plus, a look at Amazon's Fire TV Recast and complaints about Facebook removing posts.
More than 20 million people have donated money via the social network.
Bluetooth, USB, HDMI, you pick how to listen. The Sony HT-S100F 2.0-channel Bluetooth sound bar with Bass Reflex Speaker is down to $98 on...
Facebook has declined once again to send its CEO to the UK parliament — this time turning down an invitation to face questions from a grand committee comprised of representatives...
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Google is giving its business customers a new way to reach their customers. The company is today starting the rollout of a revamped Google My Business mobile application for iOS and Android...
Snapchat has launched a new feature with a focus on friendships in a bid to take on rivals like Facebook and Instagram.
Facebook also announced that it was bringing the non-profit fundraising tools to Canada and Australia.
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The Facebook CEO declined a five-parliament invitation to appear in London.
Renren, which was once heralded as the ‘Facebook of China’ and later became China’s answer to MySpace after falling out of fashion among its core young users, is selling its...
Facebook said it shut down more accounts aimed at influencing the US midterm election and that it is exploring a possible link to Russia.
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Facebook denies it ordered execs to use Android phones to hit back at Apple
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Byte: Vine creator to launch new video-looping app
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Not a cellphone in sight
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Hey, Mark Zuckerberg, is Facebook Portal the wrong product at the wrong time? - CNET
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This Taiwanese grandpa shows the best way to play Pokémon Go is with 11 phones
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Apple’s Clips app gains six Selfie Scenes, Incredibles 2 content, much more
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YouTube’s favorite Fiverr actor is banned from the service
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Samsung teases its foldable phone reveal with social media avatars
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That adorable baby bear clip captures the dark side of wildlife videos
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Your best defense against midterm misinformation: Stay off social media - CNET
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One new message
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Even taking iPhone selfies develops cinematography skills, suggests filmmaker Jason Reitman
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Red Dead Redemption 2 players find cursed road that always sets horses on fire
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Why a government agency is spreading memes about dogs riding pigeons
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Tim Cook at Milan Apple Store as, unsurprisingly, no lines for iPhone XR [Video]
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Apple shows off iPhone XS Portrait mode shots using new Depth Control feature
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The Fan Bingbing saga shows China’s willingness to control overly wealthy celebrities
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Apple to fix iPhone XS selfie smoothing with iOS 12.1 - CNET
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This is clickbait
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