Posts Tagged ‘Facebook’

Facebook blocked in Libya as fighting rages on in Tripoli

  • 3 September 2018 - 18:19
Facebook blocked in Libya as fighting rages on in Tripoli

Reports from the Libyan capital confirmed that Facebook has been blocked by the Libyan Telecommunication and Technology (LTT) company, which is Libya's internet provider.  The spokesman for the LTT Mourad Bilal told local media outlets that Facebook went dwon due to a dysfunction in the...

Facebook to introduce dating service, Zuckerberg says

  • 1 May 2018 - 23:24
Facebook to introduce dating service, Zuckerberg says

  Facebook Inc will offer its first dating service, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday, signaling the entry of the world’s largest social network into a growing market that sent shares of established dating site operators tumbling, Reuters reported. Zuckerberg told software...

Facebook is trying to add safeguards against data abuse

  • 1 April 2018 - 10:29
Facebook is trying to add safeguards against data abuse

Facebook is scrambling to add safeguards against abuse of user data as it reels from backlash over the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Now TechCrunch has learned Facebook will launch a certification tool that demands that marketers guarantee email addresses used for ad targeting were rightfully...

Facebook news feed will be less of “news, media ” more of “family, social” posts

  • 14 January 2018 - 19:38
Facebook news feed will be less of “news, media ” more of “family, social” posts

Facebook Inc. said it's making major changes to its flagship social network, shifting users' news feeds back toward posts from friends and family and away from businesses and media outlets -- a transition that is likely to mean people spend less time on the site. The shares tumbled the most in more...

Facebook to start to make money from WhatsApp

  • 6 September 2017 - 12:31
Facebook to start to make money from WhatsApp

Facebook Inc is gearing up to make money from WhatsApp, the messaging service used by more than a billion people every day, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. WhatsApp will be testing new features to make it easier for people to communicate with businesses they want to reach on...