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Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks he can create a better social network. Called WT:Social, the network has no financial association with Wikipedia, but operates on a similar business model: donations, not advertising. WT:Social went live last month and is currently nearing 50, 000 users. The company is rolling out access slowly; when I signed up, I …
Facebook is making friends with Hudson Yards. The social media giant has leased more than 1. 5 million square feet of office space in the massive West Side development, Hudson Yards officials announ…
In new research, Facebook scientists suggest that certain pretrained AI models can be easily adapted to new languages using existing techniques.
Facebook launches an Instagram donation button and a fundraising sticker in Facebook Stories, more broadly rolls out fundraising on Facebook gaming live streams (Ashley Carman/The Verge)
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Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) dabbled in fintech with Messenger payments, Instagram checkout and the Libra cryptocurrency, but it’s making a deeper play with Facebook Pay. The. ..
Instagram is making Like counts private for some users everywhere. Instagram tells TechCrunch the hidden Likes test is expanding to a subset of people globally. Users will have to decide for themselves if something is worth Liking rather than judging by the herd. The change could make users more co…
Facebook admits to have taken down some 5.4 billion fake accounts and "millions prevented every day"
Facebook on Wednesday said it has taken down about 5. 4 billion fake accounts this year in a sign of the persistent battle on social media against manipulation and misinformation. Amid growing efforts to create fraudulent accounts, Facebook said it has stepped up its defenses and often removes the accounts within minutes of being created.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg sold 118, 100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $190.99, for a total value of $22,555,919.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this […]
SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Wednesday (Nov 13) said that its software is getting more skilled at spying banned content at the social network, then . ..
‘DISLIKE’: Russia’s Facebook rival VK to roll out this ONE button FB users always wanted but never got
Russian social network VKontakte has unveiled the upcoming ‘dislike’ button, a simple feature that has been cruelly denied to Facebook users despite years of begging. Now Mark Zuckerberg can claim it was a Russian plot all along!
Facebook says 80% of hate speech removed in the past quarter was identified by software, up 68% QoQ; 4.4M drug-related posts were taken down, a big jump (Kurt Wagner/Bloomberg)
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Facebook says it has removed 3. 2 billion fake accounts from its service from April to September this year, up slightly from 3 billion in the previous six months
Facebook says it has fixed a ‘bug’ that reportedly activated the preview mode of users’ iPhone cameras without consent, adding that nothing was ever recorded, stored or uploaded to the site.
The Conservatives have spent more than £100, 000 on Facebook ads since 31 October, with their adverts mostly revolving around the "get Brexit done" message.