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Facebook hopes iPhone users keep eyes glued to Paper app

Los Angeles Times - 03 Feb 2014
"I think the Facebook Paper app may have a bit more success than some of the other app failures that Facebook has had in the past mainly because news has been a central tenet of the Facebook interface for many years." Facebook has been working on ...
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Facebook teaches machines to negotiate with humans

TechCrunch - 14 Jun 2017
Though Facebook is rarely mentioned alongside Apple, Microsoft and Amazon in discussions about conversational AI, the company has published a hoard of papers that underscore a deep interest in dialog systems. As has become clear with Siri, Cortana ...
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Media Companies Are Getting Sick of Facebook

Bloomberg - 19 Jun 2017
When Facebook Inc. wants to try something new, one of its first calls is to CNN. It was a key partner when Facebook introduced its news-reading app, Paper, in 2014. When the social network shuttered Paper soon after, transmogrifying it into a series of ...
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Three booked for objectionable Facebook post on Yogi Adityanath

The Hindu - 13 Jun 2017
A criminal case was registered against three persons in UP's Hathras district on Monday for allegedly posting a morphed picture of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Facebook and promising a Rs. 1 crore bounty on his head. The police have constituted ...
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German police raided 36 homes over hateful Facebook posts

The Verge - 21 Jun 2017
Some experts told the paper that they believe it'll be deemed unconstitutional. The statute would force social media networks to take “obvious criminal content” down within 24 hours of its posting. These outlets would have a week to decide on cases ...
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Why Big Media Is Really Feuding with Facebook

Vanity Fair - 20 Jun 2017
Meanwhile, nobody has come up with an obvious way to fund local newspapers papers as Facebook and Google suck up most digital advertising, so it would be interesting if seeming media neophytes would have ideas. Ali-Foreman redux? Sports radio is ...
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Judge rips lawyers in IP rift over viral Facebook childbirth video

Ars Technica - 22 Jun 2017
A New York federal judge on Wednesday ruled that no "reasonable attorney" would have sued news organizations for broadcasting or publishing seconds-long clips from the 45-minute live Facebook video of a childbirth. Hence, the media outlets that were on ...
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Are Angry Mobs on Facebook Taking Over Academia?

Slate Magazine - 30 May 2017
Rebecca Tuvel started off her most recent academic paper in philosophy as many of her colleagues do, with an armchair observation that prompts a thorny question. In June 2015, the assistant professor at Rhodes College noticed what she thought to be an ...
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Facebook supports UK NGOs to fight hate speech

Telecompaper (subscription) - 23 Jun 2017
Facebook is launching its Online Civil Courage Initiative in the UK to channel support to NGOs that fight hate speech. Initial partners include Imams Online and the Jo Cox Foundation, the BBC reports. Similar initiatives to counter hate speech were ...

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