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Facebook rolls out Off-Facebook Activity controls

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/21/facebook-rolls-out-off-facebook-activity-controls/

3 days ago

Facebook started to roll out a new privacy tool called Off-Facebook Activity to users from Ireland, Spain, and South Korea earlier today. Designed to give users of the site better control over […]

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Facebook told by FTC that it can't do these privacy invasive things anymore

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/24/facebook-told-by-ftc-that-it-cant-to-these-privacy-invasive-things-anymore/

4 weeks ago

Facebook was fined $5 Billion USD today, July 24, 2019, by the FTC. More important from the perspective of Facebook users is that the company agreed to "new restrictions and a modified […]

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They are going to leave Facebook: A chat with social networkers Revolution Populi

https://www.zdnet.com/article/they-are-going-to-leave-facebook-a-chat-with-new-social-networkers-revolution-populi/

a month ago

Famed Yale professor David Gelernter and investment banker Rob Rosenthal field questions about Revolution Populi, their startup effort to build a blockchain-based alternative to Facebook. Will the desire to control our personal information prompt us to abandon the giants that control today's Internet?

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iCloud goes down: Apple joins the Google, Facebook, Cloudflare cloud outage club

https://www.zdnet.com/article/icloud-goes-down-apple-joins-the-google-facebook-cloudflare-cloud-outage-club/

2 months ago

What's going on? It's cloud outage month, and there's nothing users can do about it.

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Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Struggle With Partial Outage

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/facebook-instagram-whatsapp-struggle-with-partial-outage-

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Facebook says its experiencing degraded performance across our platform API endpoints.

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Understanding Libra: Facebook's new cryptocurrency

https://www.zdnet.com/video/understanding-libra-facebooks-new-cryptocurrency/

2 months ago

Facebook announced plans to introduce a new cryptocurrency called Libra. In this video, TechRepublic's Karen Roby and ZDNet's David Gewirtz explore what you need to know about Libra, whether it's something you should be excited about or concerned about, and whether you'll want to trade in your hard-earned dollars for Zuckerbucks.

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Amazon, Facebook internet outage: Verizon blamed for 'cascading catastrophic failure'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-facebook-internet-outage-verizon-blamed-for-cascading-catastrophic-failure/

2 months ago

Cloudflare loses 15 percent of traffic due to an error at Verizon.

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Big bad Libra: Do we really need (or want) Facebook to reinvent money?

https://www.zdnet.com/article/do-we-really-need-or-want-facebook-to-reinvent-money/

2 months ago

Facebook's cryptocurrency scheme will undoubtedly generate value and a following. But if the hairs on the back of your neck start to raise up, you're not alone.

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How Salesforce got its developer conference right, while Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Google lost their way

https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-salesforce-got-its-developer-conference-right-while-microsoft-apple-facebook-and-google-lost-their-way/

2 months ago

Salesforce made developers and admins the stars at TrailheaDX 2019. Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Facebook failed to do the same at their developer conferences.

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Facebook Container 2.0 for Firefox blocks Facebook's third-party site tracking

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/06/05/facebook-container-2-0-for-firefox-blocks-facebooks-third-party-site-tracking/

3 months ago

Mozilla announced a big privacy push yesterday on the official site. The organization revealed that Firefox's Tracking Protection would be enabled by default for non-private browser windows for new and existing users […]

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Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook in crosshairs: Politicos stick monopoly probe into Silicon Valley

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/04/house_judiciary_committee_antitrust/

3 months ago

US House Judiciary Committee and the Antitrust Subcommittee open Big Tech investigation

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Facebook Safety Check Feature Connects People During Orlando Attack

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/social-networking/information/facebook-safety-check-feature-connects-people-orlando-attack.htm

3 months ago

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Why Couples Share a Facebook Profile — And Why It Bugs The Rest of Us Some couples have a shared Facebook account, even though Facebook frowns on the practice. What does it say about their relationship?

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/social-networking/networks/why-couples-share-a-facebook-profile-why-it-bugs-the-rest-us.htm

3 months ago

Read more for Why Couples Share a Facebook Profile — And Why It Bugs The Rest of Us Some couples have a shared Facebook account, even though Facebook frowns on the practice. What does it say about their relationship?

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Facebook and Cambridge Analytica: What a Tangled Web They Weave Whether you love or hate Facebook, the Cambridge Analytica scandal exposed major flaws in the online platform. So where do we go from here?

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/social-networking/networks/facebook-and-cambridge-analytica-what-tangled-web-weave.htm

4 months ago

Read more for Facebook and Cambridge Analytica: What a Tangled Web They Weave Whether you love or hate Facebook, the Cambridge Analytica scandal exposed major flaws in the online platform. So where do we go from here?

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Dear Facebook, We Need These Emojis Because sometimes sad, angry, haha, love and wow just don't properly describe your emotional state.

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/social-networking/networks/dear-facebook-we-need-these-emojis.htm

4 months ago

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Facebook's Search FYI makes all public user posts available

https://www.ghacks.net/2015/10/23/facebooks-search-fyi-makes-all-public-user-posts-available/

4 months ago

Facebook announced the launch of Search FYI yesterday, an update to the social network's traditional search tool that lets users search Facebook's complete index of posts. According to Facebook, it has indexed […]

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Everything you need to know about ads on Facebook

https://www.ghacks.net/2015/09/21/everything-you-need-to-know-about-ads-on-facebook/

4 months ago

Advertisement is one of Facebook's primary revenue sources. You may see ads on your Facebook News Feed, mobile apps and other locations on the site. Businesses create these ads on Facebook and […]

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