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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 Cafeteria Workers Unionize in Hopes of Improving Wages

Grub Street - 25 Jul 2017
“Back in the day, [the wage] would have been a great number,” Victor, the husband, told the paper. “[B]ut because of Facebook moving in, everything is so expensive. I have to get payday loans sometimes. We barely make it.” The portrait the piece paints ...
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Editor's Notebook: Paper hits 15000 likes on Facebook

Kane County Chronicle - 08 Jul 2017
It was also so cool to be able to write [about] things that I was interested in, which was a nice change of pace from all of the papers I had to write for school. My parents were so proud to see my stories in the paper, and I think one of them is even ...
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Facebook growth slows slightly but sales still up 45%

Telecompaper (subscription) - 26 Jul 2017
Facebook saw its growth slow slightly in the second quarter, with sales up 45 percent year-on-year to USD 9.321 billion compared to over 50 percent growth in previous quarters. This is in line with the company's previous warning that growth will slow ...
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Making Sense of Our Very Competitive, Super Monopolistic Economy

Harvard Business Review - 25 Jul 2017
Take Facebook as an example. As Zingales's University of Chicago colleague Steven Kaplan wrote in a separate paper, Facebook and its fellow tech giants “used market forces to their advantage, are profitable as a result, and certainly now enjoy some ...
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Facebook gives super-fans a home with new groups feature

The Verge - 20 Jul 2017
The group allowed reporters to speak directly to passionate readers of the paper and explain how stories came together. Cox compares this to a “digital version of letters to the editor, but with ongoing real-time discussions.” The new feature also ...
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Teenagers Recorded a Drowning Man and Laughed

New York Times - 21 Jul 2017
A Facebook user named Simone Scott, who identified herself online as Mr. Dunn's sister, expressed frustration with the investigation and said that “something should be done” in a video live-streamed on the social network on Thursday. A funeral service ...
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Facebook may make modular smartphone

The Hindu - 23 Jul 2017
Facebook could be working on a smartphone, according to paperwork recently spotted by cyber sleuths which the tech giant filed earlier this year. A Facebook unit devoted to hardware filed a patent application in January for a mysterious “modular ...
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Do I Report a Teacher's Racist Facebook Post?

New York Times - 28 Jun 2017
A Facebook friend from college, who is a public-high-school teacher, recently posted his drawing of an Asian with a coolie hat, buck teeth and slit eyes (he is not Asian) next to a pair of fortune cookies. As one of his few Asian friends, I told him it ...
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Paper is not dead: Try trading in your phone once in a while

Regina Leader-Post - 25 Jul 2017
In a world of the Net, email, instant messaging, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat, sometimes it's still a few words on a real piece a paper that make all the difference. I was once headed to a large indoor complex in a smallish city that ...
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White Supremacy Flyers Surface in Bloomingdale

Washington City Paper (blog) - 27 Jun 2017
"Last night around midnight a group of six numbnuts walked by Showtime and ripped our pride flag off our window (we were able to get it back)," the bar wrote in a Facebook post. "Later we discovered these white ...
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Police arrest man following Facebook post on stalking

The Hindu - 01 Jul 2017
After being stalked by a two-wheeler rider, Rashmi Shetty posted the photo of the vehicle on her Facebook account. This post went viral and Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh directed the Woman Police Station to register suo motu a case under Section 354 ...

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