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Facebook's Libra loses backing of financial, payment companies
Facebook's Libra loses backing of financial, payment companies
Facebook's digital currency Libra has suffered another blow ahead of its launch as all of the payment processors backing it have pulled their support. ...... 12 Oct 2019
Sony dumps Facebook integration on PS4
Sony dumps Facebook integration on PS4
Sony has announced that Facebook integration is no longer supported on the PlayStation 4 system. So what does that mean for users? From today, ...... 08 Oct 2019
PayPal no longer backing Facebook's digital currency
PayPal no longer backing Facebook's digital currency
PayPal has dropped out of the Libra Association, the first financial backer to leave the group backing the Libra digital currency. Facebook's ...... 04 Oct 2019 - 1 comment
Facebook Dating launches to challenge Tinder
Facebook Dating launches to challenge Tinder
Facebook has launched a new dating service inside its flagship service. New Facebook Dating is easy to see as a direct competitor to the likes of Tinder. ...... 06 Sep 2019
Huge stash of Facebook users' phone numbers leaked
Huge stash of Facebook users' phone numbers leaked
Over 400 million phone numbers related to Facebook users has been recovered from a leak. The numbers consist users all around the globe and ...... 05 Sep 2019
Facebook might make Like count invisible on posts
Facebook might make Like count invisible on posts
Facebook may repeat a change from its Instagram service that will reduce the visibility of a post's overall popularity. Back in April this ...... 03 Sep 2019
Facebook digital currency faces antitrust probe in EU
Facebook digital currency faces antitrust probe in EU
European Union regulators are to investigate Facebook and its upcoming 'Libra' digital currency for potential anticompetitive behavior. Bloomberg ...... 21 Aug 2019 - 1 comment
Facebook employees listened to Messenger conversations, transcribed them
Facebook employees listened to Messenger conversations, transcribed them
Facebook has confirmed that some of its workers were tasked with listening to audio snippets from Messenger conversations. Just as had been ...... 14 Aug 2019
Facebook adding its questionable branding to Instagram and WhatsApp
Facebook adding its questionable branding to Instagram and WhatsApp
Facebook hasn't got exactly the best connotation anymore. Especially ever after the Cambridge Analytica mess, the company's image has undoubtedly ...... 05 Aug 2019
Facebook hit with $5 billion fine
Facebook hit with $5 billion fine
Cambridge Analytica scandal results in a record $5 billion fine for the social network giant. Approved by a 3-2 vote, Facebook was delivered ...... 15 Jul 2019
'Halt your Libra cryptocurrency', US congressmen tell Facebook in letter
'Halt your Libra cryptocurrency', US congressmen tell Facebook in letter
A U.S. Congress financial services committee has written to Facebook requesting that it halt its Libra digital currency plans so they can be ...... 04 Jul 2019
Glitch causes Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp media issues
Glitch causes Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp media issues
Users of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp have been reporting problems on Wednesday that affect their picture and video uploads. Facebook ...... 04 Jul 2019
Facebook virtual currency Libra to face U.S. Senate banking committee
Facebook virtual currency Libra to face U.S. Senate banking committee
Only a couple of days after Facebook and partners announced Libra, a U.S. Senate panel has already scheduled a hearing probing the proposed virtual currency. ...... 20 Jun 2019
Libra: Facebook announces global cryptocurrency
Libra: Facebook announces global cryptocurrency
The social media giant has partnered with dozens across industries in its ambitious plans to bring about a global cryptocurrency during the ...... 18 Jun 2019 - 1 comment
No pre-installed Facebook for Huawei phones
No pre-installed Facebook for Huawei phones
The U.S. government's blacklisting of Huawei has resulted in fairly dire consequences for the Chinese smartphone giant. Many of the American, ...... 08 Jun 2019 - 1 comment
Soon you'll be able to send messages from WhatsApp to Messenger and Instagram - and vice versa
Soon you'll be able to send messages from WhatsApp to Messenger and Instagram - and vice versa
Facebook owns some of the world's most popular social media and communication channels, but haven't done much to improve their interoperability. ...... 01 May 2019
Facebook wants to know who of your friends you fancy - Secret Crush feature launched
Facebook wants to know who of your friends you fancy - Secret Crush feature launched
Facebook has been tipping its toes with the massive dating app market recently with its Facebook Dating feature, available in handful of countries. ...... 01 May 2019 - 1 comment
Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger are all down, globally - again
Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger are all down, globally - again
All major Facebook-owned properties, including WhatsApp, Facebook itself, Instagram and Messenger are down all over the world. The problem ...... 14 Apr 2019 - 4 comments
Facebook looking to reverse the removal of Messenger from Facebook app
Facebook looking to reverse the removal of Messenger from Facebook app
Facebook has had its own Messenger app for mobile devices for nearly 8 years now, but it was five years ago they made one of the oddest and ...... 13 Apr 2019
TV viewing down in all age groups, YouTube dominates mobile traffic
TV viewing down in all age groups, YouTube dominates mobile traffic
Smartphones are becoming an inseparable part of people's lives. An argument can be, and has been, made that we are already cyborg's because ...... 22 Mar 2019
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