Tag: Facebook

Facebook building its cryptocurrency in Switzerland: Report

San Francisco: Giving its cryptocurrency dream a firm beginning, Facebook has reportedly set up a company called Libra Networks in…

No benefit in breaking up Facebook: COO Sandberg

San Francisco: As the chorus grows to break up Facebook, the social networking platform's Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has…

No benefit in breaking up Facebook: COO Sandberg

San Francisco: As the chorus grows to break up Facebook, the social networking platform's Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has…

Facebook restoring groups attacked by saboteurs: Report

San Francisco: Facebook is in the process of restoring a number of groups that were affected by "sabotage" and were…

Instagram kills standalone Direct messaging app

San Francisco: Facebook-owned photo-messaging app Instagram is putting an end to "Direct", its standalone camera-first messaging app which was used…

Facebook removes 265 Israel-based fake accounts

San Francisco: Facebook has said it has removed 265 Facebook and Instagram accounts, Facebook Pages, Groups and events that originated…

Facebook restoring groups attacked by saboteurs: Report

San Francisco: Facebook is in the process of restoring a number of groups that were affected by "sabotage" and were…

Instagram kills standalone Direct messaging app

San Francisco: Facebook-owned photo-messaging app Instagram is putting an end to "Direct", its standalone camera-first messaging app which was used…

WhatsApp ‘will never be secure’: Russian rival

MOSCOW: The Russian founder of popular messaging app Telegram has warned that WhatsApp, the world's top messaging app, will continue…

Facebook tightens rules around Live streaming

San Francisco: Following the New Zealand mosque attack which was streamed live on Facebook, the social networking giant has tightened…

Facebook to curb livestreaming amid pressure over Christchurch massacre

PARIS: Facebook announced Wednesday it would tighten access to its livestreaming feature as New Zealand's premier Jacinda Ardern and French…

Facebook brings back ‘View as Public’ feature

San Francisco: To make it easy for people to manage their publicly visible information on Facebook, the social media giant…

Facebook to raise pay for contract workers globally

San Francisco: Facebook has decided to raise minimum wages to its outside vendors in the US to $20 per hour,…

Facebook to raise pay for contract workers globally

San Francisco: Facebook has decided to raise minimum wages to its outside vendors in the US to $20 per hour,…

Mark Zuckerberg rejects call to break up Facebook

London: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has rejected the call for breaking up his company, saying the size of Facebook is…

Facebook sues South Korean firm over data misuse

San Francisco: Battling the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, Facebook has now filed a lawsuit in California state court against Rankwave,…

Instagram uses Facebook fact-checkers to debunk false photos

California: To curb the spread of false information, Facebook's fact-checking exercise is now running on Instagram. According to Poynter, Instagram…

Facebook updates video ranking system

San Francisco: In a bid to help original content and creators build profitable video businesses on Facebook and lead viewers…

Sri Lanka blocks social media platforms after Sinhalese-Muslim clashes

Colombo: Sri Lankan on Monday temporarily blocked Facebook, WhatsApp and some social media platforms as a precautionary measure to prevent…

FB slammed for banning breast cancer non-profit’s ads

Sydney: Facebook is facing criticism from breast cancer survivors after the social network banned an ad campaign run by an…