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Facebook to broadcast UEFA Champions League matches
Facebook to broadcast UEFA Champions League matches
UEFA Champions League football matches will be streamed on Facebook from the coming football season, according to reports. The UEFA Champions ...... 28 Jun 2017
Facebook reaches 2 billion users
Facebook reaches 2 billion users
Social network giant Facebook has hit a new milestone of 2 billion users around the world. The milestone was announced by Facebook co-founder ...... 28 Jun 2017
Court: Parents have no right to dead girl's Facebook
Court: Parents have no right to dead girl's Facebook
The parents of a deceased teenager have been denied the right to access their late daughter's Facebook account by an appeals court. In late ...... 31 May 2017 - 1 comment
Last Warning! - Evil scam targeting entrepreneurs and others in Facebook
"Last Warning!" - Evil scam targeting entrepreneurs and others in Facebook
During the past 24 hours, there has been a massive wave of phishing attempts targeting Facebook page owners, such as entrepreneurs and hobby groups. ...... 16 May 2017 - 4 comments
Facebook homepage listed in takedown notice over football piracy
Facebook homepage listed in takedown notice over football piracy
In an unfortunate display of how piracy-related censorship activity can identify innocent targets, a recent takedown request listed www.facebook.com ...... 01 May 2017 - 1 comment
Snapchat introduces new filters called World Lenses
Snapchat introduces new filters called World Lenses
Snapchat has today announced that its instant messaging app will be receiving new digital candy to decorate your pictures and videos. Unlike ...... 19 Apr 2017
Messenger drops support for most Windows Phone models, permanently
Messenger drops support for most Windows Phone models, permanently
Facebook has announced that it will stop supporting the Messenger platform for Windows Phones running WP8.1 or older. As over 75 percent of ...... 28 Mar 2017
Apple joins Google, Facebook, Amazon, to study and advance AI
Apple joins Google, Facebook, Amazon, to study and advance AI
It is clear that artificial intelligence is going to be a huge part of future computing. It might not mean Haley Joel Osment's David from 2001 ...... 28 Jan 2017 - 1 comment
Facebook stops using WhatsApp data thanks to UK watchdog
Facebook stops using WhatsApp data thanks to UK watchdog
As Facebook bought the world's largest messaging platform WhatsApp in 2014 it promised to keep it clear of ads and keep messaging private. Now ...... 09 Nov 2016
Microsoft tried to buy Facebook in 2010
Microsoft tried to buy Facebook in 2010
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was on CNBC yesterday reminiscing about the time the company bid for Facebook in 2010. Ballmer says the ...... 25 Oct 2016
Facebook introduces Events to help you and your friends plan better
Facebook introduces "Events" to help you and your friends plan better
Facebook has introduced "Events from Facebook" today, a new app "designed for event seekers who are passionate about keeping up with nearby ...... 09 Oct 2016
WhatsApp to share your number, data with Facebook unless you opt out
WhatsApp to share your number, data with Facebook unless you opt out
WhatsApp has updated its privacy policy for the first time in years and will share your phone number and other data with Facebook to offer more services. ...... 25 Aug 2016 - 3 comments
Facebook Messenger reaches 1 billion users
Facebook Messenger reaches 1 billion users
Facebook has yet another service that has reached 1 billion users. The company's "Messenger" messaging and payments service hit the milestone ...... 22 Jul 2016 - 2 comments
Official WhatsApp client released for Windows and Mac OS X
Official WhatsApp client released for Windows and Mac OS X
One of the most frequently requested "features" among WhatsApp users has been an official Windows desktop client. Now, the messaging app reaching ...... 11 May 2016 - 3 comments
1 million people now use Facebook through Tor
1 million people now use Facebook through Tor
Facebook has announced today that over 1 million people now access the social media site through Tor for "a variety of reasons related to privacy, ...... 26 Apr 2016 - 10 comments
Facebook adds group voice calls to popular Messenger app
Facebook adds group voice calls to popular Messenger app
Facebook has announced the addition of group voice calls to their popular Messenger app, starting with the latest update for iOS and Android. ...... 23 Apr 2016
Facebook facing censorship lawsuit in France
Facebook facing censorship lawsuit in France
Thanks to a new court ruling, Facebook will have to face a censorship lawsuit brought by a French teacher whose Facebook account got suspended ...... 14 Feb 2016 - 1 comment
WhatsApp likely to cross billion user mark by end of month, drops $1 price
WhatsApp likely to cross billion user mark by end of month, drops $1 price
WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum has announced today that the popular app now has 990 million users, suggesting it will hit the billion user milestone ...... 19 Jan 2016
Facebook Messenger now up to 800 monthly active users
Facebook Messenger now up to 800 monthly active users
Facebook has boasted an incredible figure for its Messenger instant messaging service: 800 million monthly active users. "The Messenger team's ...... 09 Jan 2016 - 1 comment
Facebook says goodbye to Flash
Facebook says goodbye to Flash
Facebook has hit another nail into the coffin of Adobe's much-maligned Flash by switching to HTML5 for all Facebook web video. Any video ...... 22 Dec 2015 - 1 comment
Facebook offering employees up to $15,000 to move closer to HQ
Facebook offering employees up to $15,000 to move closer to HQ
Facebook has offered its employees up to $15,000 to move closer to their Silicon Valley headquarters. To be eligible, "employees must buy ...... 22 Dec 2015 - 4 comments
Brazil blocks WhatsApp, overturns decision within hours
Brazil blocks WhatsApp, overturns decision within hours
Earlier today Brazil court ordered mobile carriers to block WhatsApp traffic because the company had failed to cooperate in an investigation. ...... 17 Dec 2015 - 1 comment
Mark Zuckerberg in $45 billion giving pledge as he welcomes new daughter
Mark Zuckerberg in $45 billion giving pledge as he welcomes new daughter
Facebook founder & wife pledge to donate 99 percent of Facebook shares to good causes as they announce the birth of daughter Max. Mark Zuckerberg ...... 02 Dec 2015
Facebook helped notify State Department of Iranian hackers
Facebook helped notify State Department of Iranian hackers
Facebook's new notification system for state-sponsored attacks has already helped the U.S. State Department discover that their accounts had ...... 26 Nov 2015
Facebook will slow down employee's Internet on Tuesdays so they can better understand emerging markets
Facebook will slow down employee's Internet on Tuesdays so they can better understand emerging markets
Facebook has announced this week the start of "2G Tuesdays," an initiative that will slow down employee's Internet speed so they can "close ...... 28 Oct 2015 - 1 comment
Facebook announces Windows universal apps for Facebook, Instagram and Messenger
Facebook announces Windows universal apps for Facebook, Instagram and Messenger
Yesterday, during Microsoft's big event, one smaller piece of news hit that went generally unnoticed but also means big things for Microsoft. ...... 07 Oct 2015
Facebook makes significant changes to your ability to customize your profile
Facebook makes significant changes to your ability to customize your profile
Facebook has made some major updates to their profiles policies this week, allowing videos, temporary profile pics and more. Reads Facebook's post: ...... 02 Oct 2015 - 3 comments
Facebook to finally get alternative to 'Like' button
Facebook to finally get alternative to 'Like' button
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has confirmed that the social media giant will be getting an alternative to the long-standing 'Like' button in ...... 16 Sep 2015 - 5 comments
WhatsApp reaches 900 million users
WhatsApp reaches 900 million users
WhatsApp founder Jan Koum has announced this week that the popular messenger app has now reached 900 million monthly active users. The Facebook-owned ...... 05 Sep 2015
'Facebook Spam King' pleads guilty and now faces three years in prison
'Facebook Spam King' pleads guilty and now faces three years in prison
Sanford Wallace, infamously known as the "Facebook Spam King," has plead guilty to fraud and criminal contempt and will now face up to three ...... 26 Aug 2015 - 2 comments
Facebook changes its logo, kinda
Facebook changes its logo, kinda
Earlier this week, Facebook introduced a new updated logo, although there have been minimal changes. "When Facebook's logo was first created ...... 03 Jul 2015 - 3 comments
Facebook introduces 'Facebook Lite' app for Android users in countries where data is not bountiful
Facebook introduces 'Facebook Lite' app for Android users in countries where data is not bountiful
Facebook has launched 'Facebook Lite,' an Android app that promises to "use less data and work well across all network conditions." The app ...... 07 Jun 2015 - 3 comments
Facebook adds video calling to Messenger
Facebook adds video calling to Messenger
Facebook has announced the addition of video calling to Messenger as the company looks to take on Skype and FaceTime. The updated Messenger ...... 28 Apr 2015
WhatsApp on track for 1 billion users by the end of the year
WhatsApp on track for 1 billion users by the end of the year
Massive messaging app WhatsApp has announced 800 million monthly active users, on pace for the 1 billion mark by the end of the year. CEO ...... 19 Apr 2015
WhatsApp sees huge growth, soon has a billion users
WhatsApp sees huge growth, soon has a billion users
When Facebook last year announced it will acquire WhatsApp many sighed in frustration and went even so far as switching messengers. There was ...... 19 Apr 2015
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