Announced today, users can now order food for takeout or delivery directly through the Facebook app. We’re talking pizza, burgers, or anything else you might be in the mood for. Simply open the app, search for what you want, place the order, and then eat. Show More Summary
Determining how many people live in Seattle, perhaps of a certain age, perhaps from a specific country, is the sort of question that finds its answer in the census, a massive data dump for places across the country.
By David Ingram SAN JOSE, Calif. (Reuters) – Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before U.S. elections next year, Facebook’s chief technology officer said on Wednesday. U.S. congressional and state elections...
There’s no doubt that Facebook holds the title as being the most popular social media platform ever made. Mark Zuckerberg struck gold when he developed Facebook and created the perfect place where people can keep with their friends.Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg was excited to show off the new Facebook Spaces app Monday, a virtual-reality product that allows cartoon versions of yourself to wander in faraway places, so he decided to demonstrate with a "magical" tour—of hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico. "There's a lot of people who are using Spaces …...
Social media is one of the most attractive places for individuals, brands, and businesses to focus their efforts today. With more than 2 billion users on Facebook, and another billion-plus on other networks like Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, there are just too many opportunities to not take advantage of. Show More Summary
Lawmakers, Facebook in standoff over lifting veil on Russian ads WASHINGTON — Facebook is refusing to let the public see the 3,000 election-related ads the Kremlin placed during the 2016 presidential race — posts that many U.S. lawmakers and the American intelligence community now agree were meant...
Facebook is refusing to let the public see the 3,000 election-related ads the Kremlin placed during the 2016 presidential race – posts that many U.S. lawmakers and the American intelligence … Click to Continue »
A few days ago on Twitter I made a point to MSNBC host Chris Hayes about the ads placed by Russian front groups on Facebook, after he said on his show that it seemed like $100,000 was just a "drop in the bucket" as advertising costsShow More Summary
A second outpost of the ramen shop is coming to Como Obento-ya, a small Japanese bistro in Minneapolis’ Como neighborhood, announced on its Facebook page that it has permanently closed and that Ramen Kazma will be taking its place. “I...Show More Summary
After yet another senseless act of violence in Las Vegas, it seems the number of truly safe places are few and far between. Whitney Fleming, a mother and blogger at Playdates on Fridays, explained in an emotional Facebook post that until...Show More Summary
When Americans reach for their phones, there's a good chance they're about to check Facebook. The social network has become the go-to place for connecting with friends, finding long lost relatives, and reading news. And Americans are more likely to turn to it multiple times a day than any other social networking service. Show More Summary
Social network details data on ads with ties to Russia that were placed on the service during the 2016 US election campaign.
Facebook said it will hire 1,000 additional people to review ads and will tighten enforcement of how ads are placed on the social network.
The Supreme Court is leaving in place the conviction of a Pennsylvania man who posted violent rap lyrics on Facebook that took aim at his estranged wife, an elementary school … Click to Continue »
Facebook, which went mainstream as a friendly place to swap baby pictures and cat videos, has yet to fully come to terms with what Russian-paid election ads may have done to its brand and reputation.
With Facebook now having over 2 billion active members on their site, it’s still one of the best places to focus your efforts on when trying to increase traffic to your blog. However, if you want to see real results you are going to need to focus on several different areas of Facebook and not just sending out social updates from your account. Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg explains, in a defensive Facebook blog post, that he thinks that fake news and state-level election manipulation are "ideas and content" and that Facebook is his vision of a neutral place for their propagation. As quoted by Alexis Madrigal, “Liberals say we helped Trump. Show More Summary
At least one of the targeted Facebook adverts bought by Russians during the 2016 presidential election campaign attacked the Black Lives Matter movement and specifically targeted areas where riots had taken place. Earlier this month Facebook admitted it probably had sold $100,000 (£74,000) worth of adverts to fake accounts operated from Russia. Show More Summary
Russia's recent legislation has placed demands on the location of servers that have already ousted LinkedIn, in what could be a precursor to bigger networks.