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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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Oculus Rift 2 is still happening, says Facebook

Rock Paper Shotgun - 23 Oct 2018
Brendan Iribe, the co-founder and former CEO of Oculus, is the latest person to have upped sticks from parent company Facebook following some internal restructuring of their VR division last week, according to a new report from TechCrunch, and was ...
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Facebook posts with these words can predict depression

Futurity: Research News - 22 Oct 2018
It's a dimension that's relatively untapped compared to biophysical markers of disease,” says H. Andrew Schwartz, assistant professor of computer science at Stony Brook University and senior paper author. “Conditions like depression, anxiety, and PTSD, ...
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Indonesian held over LGBT Facebook page

The Hindu - 23 Oct 2018
An Indonesian man has been arrested for running a Facebook page that catered to the gay community, police said on Monday, under a sweeping Internet law criticised by rights groups. The administrator — whose name and age were not released — was ...
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The Facebook Hack Exposes an Internet-Wide Failure

WIRED - 03 Oct 2018
In a paper published in August, computer scientist Jason Polakis and his colleagues analyzed the many ways that hackers could abuse Facebook's Single Sign-On tool. Facebook's not alone in offering the feature; Google has its own version of it, as do ...
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Instagram's Co-Founders to Step Down From Company

New York Times - 25 Sep 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, the co-founders of the photo-sharing app Instagram, have resigned and plan to leave the company in the coming weeks, adding to the challenges facing Instagram's parent company, Facebook. Mr. Systrom ...
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Japanese govt urges Facebook to upgrade user data protection

Telecompaper - 22 Oct 2018
Japan's government has urged Facebook to better protect its users' personal data following lapses this year affecting tens of millions of people globally, Reuters reports. The Japanese government asked Facebook to fully communicate security issues to ...
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How to Fix Fake News

New York Times - 15 Oct 2018
This system and the secrecy around it may come across as a bit creepy — and the public trust in Facebook has been seriously and justifiably damaged — but I think that Facebook is on to something. Last year, in a paper published in the Kennedy ...
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Six things to do with your data before you die

MIT Technology Review - 23 Oct 2018
These days, two thirds of Americans do their banking online (according to a 2017 survey by the American Bankers Association), and many people no longer receive paper statements. This significantly increases the chance that your bank ...

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