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Enhancement of Breaking News and Local News Modules on Facebook
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Enhancement of Breaking News and Local News Modules on Facebook

Pareesh Phulkar - November 12, 2018

Earlier this week Facebook announced the development and augmentation of the two of its most common engagement, communication, and interaction tools. The “Breaking News” Tag for news…

Facebook Messenger Supports HD Videos and 360 Degree Images
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World News

Facebook Messenger Supports HD Videos and 360 Degree Images

Mohit Joshi - April 19, 2018

Social networking major, Facebook announced on April 3, 2018, that the messenger app will support sharing of 360 degree images and HD videos from within the platform.…

Facebook Announces Plans to Limit Developers’ Access to Account Data
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World News

Facebook Announces Plans to Limit Developers’ Access to Account Data

Albert R - April 9, 2018

Facebook announced plans to limit access to data for developers after the Cambridge Analytica scandal, as revealed by the company on March 21, 2018. Facebook announced that…

Facebook to Verify Locations of U.S. Election Ad buyers
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Facebook to Verify Locations of U.S. Election Ad buyers

Albert R - March 1, 2018

The global director of policy programs of Facebook announced its intentions to start sending postcards via snail mail, to verify ad buyers of U.S. elections. Katie Harbath…

Facebook Introduces New Unit of Time
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Facebook Introduces New Unit of Time

Albert R - February 13, 2018

Facebook launched a new product named Flicks, which is a new unit of time, on January 22, 2018. According the GitHub page documenting Flicks, a Flick is…

Facebook to Help in Suicide Prevention with Expanded Artificial Intelligence
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Facebook to Help in Suicide Prevention with Expanded Artificial Intelligence

Amol Bade - December 19, 2017

World's largest social media network Facebook on November 28, 2017, said that they are going to expand artificial intelligence based software to detect posts, videos, and live…

Facebook Launched Messenger Kids App
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Facebook Launched Messenger Kids App

Mohit Joshi - December 7, 2017

Facebook launched a new version of its communications app, specifically targeting children. The newly developed app allows for parental control, as a means to help safeguard pre-teens…

Whatsapp to Create New App for iPad Users
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Whatsapp to Create New App for iPad Users

Mohit Joshi - November 15, 2017

Whatsapp—the Facebook owned messaging application, is planning to create a standalone application for its iPad users, according to WABetaInfo, a website that tracks changes made by Whatsapp.…

Facebook deals with setback by European Union court adviser due to privacy dispute
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Facebook deals with setback by European Union court adviser due to privacy dispute

Albert R - November 4, 2017

Facebook Inc. - a leading social networking website, had to deal with a setback on October 24, 2017. A legal adviser to the topmost European Union court…

A Spanish Watchdog Penalizes Facebook Inc with 1.2 Million Euros
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A Spanish Watchdog Penalizes Facebook Inc with 1.2 Million Euros

Pareesh Phulkar - October 25, 2017

Facebook Inc- the most popular social networking platform has been penalized with $1.4 million for gathering personal information from users in Spain. The social networking website can…