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Facebook’s Suffering from an EU data Issue Like the Cambridge Analytica Scandal

November 8, 2018 |

Recently, the Facebook company has repeatedly suffered the abuse of its platforms features and users’ data in order to steer the public opinion in specific issues and sometimes using these platforms in misleading people, especially in the field of politics. The Cambridge Analytica data scandal is an example of this. Now, Facebook company is facing an EU data …

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Facebook Accuses Russia of Last Inauthentic Activity on Its Platforms Before the US Elections

November 7, 2018 |

Yesterday, Facebook officially announced that they removed around 115 accounts from their different platforms specifically about 30 Facebook accounts and 85 Instagram accounts, which are expected to be engaged in coordinated inauthentic behavior ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections. The company mentioned that almost all the Facebook Pages associated with these accounts appear to be in the French or Russian …

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Hours Before U.S. Election Day, Facebook Removes 115 Accounts for Inauthentic Behavior

November 6, 2018 |

    Facebook is still continuing its nonstop efforts to prevent interference on all the Facebook company’s platforms -including Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp-, as well as protecting all US voters especially during the US elections. On this front, the company made effective partnerships with law enforcement, outside experts and other companies around the world that helped it …

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Facebook Opens its First Retail Stores Inside Macy’s

November 6, 2018 |

Facebook opens its first physical retail at nine Macy’s stores across the United States during this month, as part of the company’s moves towards helping small businesses. Facebook is bringing 100 small businesses that have made success on Facebook and Instagram to physical retail locations, to give them the first perches in a nationwide chain. The Facebook company established these merchants as a …

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Facebook Expands Its New ‘Today In’ Local News to New regions worldwide

November 2, 2018 |

Last January, Facebook officially announced the launch of its new ‘Today In’ local news service, which provides a great set of local news updates, including ‘Top Posts from Pages in Your Area’, ‘Recent Articles from Local Publications’, ‘Upcoming Events’ and updates from nearby schools. Facebook launched its Today In’ local news service in the US with only six …

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Facebook Q3 Earnings Report Shows A growth in Both Users and Revenue

November 1, 2018 |

Facebook has published its latest earnings report of 2018 “Q3 2018 earnings report”, that shows how recent efforts have been remarkably successful with a great growth in both users and revenue. According to the Facebook Q3 2018 earnings report, the company’s daily active users’ number has increased by 24 million, which means that the total number of Facebook …

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Similar to TikTok, Facebook is Launching Lasso, A New Video Music App

October 24, 2018 |

A few hours ago, it was reported that Facebook is planning to launch a new video music app, in order to own a feature that can win back the attention of teens and has the ability to conquer other competitors on this front, like Musically and its owned product “TikTok”. This Facebook new video music app, called “Lasso”, is considered …

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Facebook Releases Candidate Info, A New Way for Politicians to Talk with Their Constituency on Camera

October 24, 2018 |

Facebook’s efforts in the field of elections, especially in the USA, do not stop, especially after the company was heavily involved in political promotion through its various platforms. One of those efforts is that today, Facebook rolls out Candidate Info, a new option that introduces thousands of direct-to-camera vertical videos, in order to enable federal, state …

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Facebook’s Working on Launching Its First Augmented Reality Glasses

October 24, 2018 |

It would not be strange to hear that Facebook is interested in getting into the Augmented Reality scene, but now, Facebook confirms its reported plans to roll out its first AR device. Facebook’s head of augmented reality Ficus Kirkpatrick confirmed, “Yeah! Well of course we’re working on it” ” We are building hardware products. We’re going forward …

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Facebook’s Testing A New Video Ad Poll Option on Its Platform

October 23, 2018 |

A few hours ago, it is reported that Facebook is running a new test on its ads’ services on the Facebook platform. It is testing a new Video Ad Poll Option, that will allow specific advertisers and businesses to add video polls to their Facebook ads. This Facebook new Video Ad Poll option will enable viewers to interact with …

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