Facebook met with a group of queer activists on Wednesday to discuss how its policy forcing members to use their legal name as printed on their driver’s license, credit card, or student ID discriminates against members of the LGBT community, and trans people and drag queens in particular — and didn’t budge on the policy. [...]
(Economic News) For a generation that grew up with credit cards and debit cards, consumers born after 1980 seem to be rejecting them. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
The father of a baby in need of a heart transplant likes Facebook once again after the social media giant reached out to him with a very clickable offer - an apology and a $10,000 advertising credit.
Both iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus announced today have a new payment feature, Apple Pay, that aims to make plastic credit cards obsolete. Produced by Matthew Stuart. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
A FACEBOOK FRIEND WHO’S TOO MODEST TO WANT CREDIT HERE POSTED THIS: Let’s accept, arguendo, that the outgoing DIA chief is right, and that we are now in an era of danger similar to the mid-1930s. How did we get here? It’s worth looking back into the mists of time — an entire year, to [...]
As of Saturday, Fares Akram, the New York Times correspondent in Gaza usually relegated to second billing or "contributed additional reporting" on stories, is being credited with lead bylines. The timing for Akram's higher profile is...Show More Summary
Credits: Oli Scarff/Getty Images Alt Text: A Metropolitan police officer uses a smart phone One officer tried to befriend a victim on Facebook while others sent racist or homophobic messages One-Minute Read Tuesday, August 19, 2014 -...Show More Summary
If you see a Facebook ad on your phone for a shirt and then bought that shirt 18 hours later on your desktop, should the mobile ad get the credit? Facebook believes it should — and is rolling out "cross-device reporting" on Wednesday to make that case to advertisers. Show More Summary
Jila Pourirani at Pardise Animal Shelter, Credit: Facebook Shooting stray dogs is common practice in Iran. However, now the northwestern city of Tabriz has become the first and only city in the country to outlaw killing street dogs.Show More Summary
He's doubling down on an apology, so we'll raise him some credit!! Drake is using Facebook to publicly say 'sorry' to Rihanna after many believed he was dissing her during OVO Fest this past week! On his page status, he confessed: "My album title is VIEWS FROM THE 6. The 6 is Toronto. Rih is a great [...]
Vaani attended the Vijay Awards wearing a chantilly lace sari from Diva’Ni. Even though the sari isn’t my cup of tea, there is no denying she looked beautiful. Vaani Kapoor at Vijay Awards 2014 Photo Credit: Facebook The post Vaani Kapoor in Diva’Ni at Vijay Awards 2014 appeared first on High Heel Confidential.
Tasha Kornegay launched her startup, Oscar William’s Gourmet Cotton Candy, less than a year ago. But she’s already recouped her original investment 20 times over. And there’s one tool she credits with that success – social media. The...Show More Summary
Credits: Twitter Alt Text: Meow Chat Popular chatting app urges users to request their Facebook friends to join up, prompting outcry Briefing Monday, July 28, 2014 - 4:13pm Hundreds of people took to Twitter today to complain that they were being bombarded with invitations to join Meow Chat. Show More Summary
Credit to ESPN FC for unearthing this story. Italian minnows U.S. Catanzaro 1929 pulled off a headline-grabbing signing on Sunday when former Fulham, Portsmouth and West Brom forward Diomansy Kamara joined the 3rd division outfit. Kamara, now 33, was previously a player for Catanzaro back in 1999-2001, when he scored nine goals in 34 games for the club. […]
Twitter today followed in the footsteps of Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, and Facebook by releasing statistics on the race and gender of its workforce. The company certainly deserves credit for voluntarily making its diversity stats public, unlike, say, Apple. Show More Summary
Credits: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text: Facebook's Logo Facebook pages set up in the names of flight MH17 victims link to porn sites and malware One-Minute Read Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:05am Online scammers are using...Show More Summary
Days after Malaysian Flight MH17 was shot down, scammers set up fake profiles of the victims and rummage through the crash site debris to make money. The post Families Of Malaysian Plane Crash Victims Face Facebook, Credit Card Scams appeared first on ThinkProgress.
SYDNEY — In a sick revelation, scammers have set up fake Facebook profiles using the identities of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 victims amid claims that credit cards may have been stolen from the crash site. On Friday, Ukrainian MP Anton...Show More Summary
Facebook is try out letting you use a credit card on file to pay for ecommerce purchases from other businesses without leaving its site or app. For now it won’t be charging the few small and medium-sized businesses in the US to test this new Buy button on their News Feed Pages posts and ads. Show More Summary
Ladies and Gents, pull out your credit cards. The Miami Beach Edition is now taking reservations. We got the email alert in our inbox today (although it was announced on Facebook yesterday) and quickly clicked over to the site. There...Show More Summary