Saturday, January 20, 2018
Facebook Confirms Aadhaar Prompt Test for New Users, Says It Isn't Mandatory

Facebook Confirms Aadhaar Prompt Test for New Users, Says It Isn’t Mandatory

Facebook Confirms Aadhaar Prompt Test for New Users, Says It Isn't Mandatory Facebook has started testing use of Aadhaar as an example to encourage new users in India to use their real...
Facebook Ads That Let Employers Target Younger Workers Focus of US Lawsuit

Facebook Ads That Let Employers Target Younger Workers Focus of US Lawsuit

Facebook Ads That Let Employers Target Younger Workers Focus of US Lawsuit Several US employers engaged in age discrimination by placing recruitment ads on Facebook targeting younger workers, according to a lawsuit filed...

Facebook Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive', German Watchdog Finds

Facebook Data Harvesting Is ‘Abusive’, German Watchdog Finds

Facebook Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive', German Watchdog Finds Germany's competition watchdog said on Tuesday that Facebook was abusing its dominant position to "limitlessly" harvest user data from outside websites and apps, allowing...
Facebook, Microsoft Disabled North Korean Cyber Threats, Says US

Facebook, Microsoft Disabled North Korean Cyber Threats, Says US

Facebook, Microsoft Disabled North Korean Cyber Threats, Says US Facebook and Microsoft Corp disabled a number of North Korean cyber threats last week, a White House official said on Tuesday, as the...
Facebook Rolls Out Tools to Block Unwanted Friend Requests, Messages

Facebook Rolls Out Tools to Block Unwanted Friend Requests, Messages

Facebook Rolls Out Tools to Block Unwanted Friend Requests, Messages To prevent harassment on Facebook, the social media giant has introduced new tools that keep unwanted friend requests and messages from reaching...

Facebook Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive', German Watchdog Finds

Facebook Data Harvesting Is ‘Abusive’, German Watchdog Finds

Facebook Data Harvesting Is 'Abusive', German Watchdog Finds Germany's competition watchdog said on Tuesday that Facebook was abusing its dominant position to "limitlessly" harvest user data from outside websites and apps, allowing...
Facebook Ads Start Showing Click-to-WhatsApp Buttons to Users

Facebook Ads Start Showing Click-to-WhatsApp Buttons to Users

Facebook Ads Start Showing Click-to-WhatsApp Buttons to Users If you are an advertiser on Facebook, you now have a bigger audience to cater to as Facebook has launched a click-to-WhatsApp button on...
Facebook to Use News Feed to Push More Videos to Users, Tweaks Video Ads

Facebook to Use News Feed to Push More Videos to Users, Tweaks Video Ads

Facebook to Use News Feed to Push More Videos to Users, Tweaks Video Ads Facebook said on Thursday it would begin to promote videos more prominently inside its News Feed, leveraging the...

France Proposes Age-of-Consent Rule for Facebook Users

France Proposes Age-of-Consent Rule for Facebook Users

France Proposes Age-of-Consent Rule for Facebook Users All French children under the age of 16 will have to seek parental approval to open an account on Facebook or any other social network...
Former Facebook Executive Says Social Media Is 'Destroying How Society Works'

Former Facebook Executive Says Social Media Is ‘Destroying How Society Works’

Former Facebook Executive Says Social Media Is 'Destroying How Society Works' A former Facebook employee has criticised social media for "destroying how society works". Chamath Palihapitiya, former Vice President for User Growth...