• Facebook Dating Service
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    Facebook to launch dating service. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company will be launching a dating service in the near future at his company’s annual F8 developer conference. Facebook to start its first dating service, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday, signaling the entry of the world’s largest social network into a growing ...
  • Facebook Messenger can translate language
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    Facebook Messenger can translate in real time. Facebook on Tuesday gave its popular Messenger app the ability to translate missives in real time, deploying artificial intelligence to enable text conversations between people using different languages. “The ability to speak with anyone without any language barrier is something we are really excited about,” Messenger chief David Marcus ...
  • WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum
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    WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum leaving Facebook. Koum said in a post on his Facebook page that he is taking time off to pursue interests such as collecting air-cooled Porsches, working on cars and playing ultimate Frisbee. WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum on Monday put out word that he is leaving Facebook, which bought the smartphone messaging service ...
  • Whatsapp
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    WhatsApp has updated its Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. WhatsApp had previously said that it collects very little data and every message is end-to-end encrypted. WhatsApp has updated its Terms of Service and Privacy Policy ahead of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into effect in Europe on May 25. Soon, the messaging service will ...
  • Facebook User Rights
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    Facebook will give users right to appeal for removed posts. Facebook said Tuesday it will give users the right to appeal decisions if the social network decides to remove photos, videos or written posts deemed to violate community standards. Plans to roll out an appeals process globally in coming months came as Facebook provided a first-ever ...
  • Facebook is building a team to design its own chips
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    Facebook to building a team to design its own chips. Facebook looks to be in the early stages of developing its own silicon to power its devices and servers, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The company is looking to hire a manager tasked with assembling an “end-to-end SoC / ASIC, firmware, and driver development ...
  • acebook chief Mark Zuckerberg
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    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg contrite ahead of grilling in Congress. Zuckerberg placed the blame for privacy and security lapses at the world’s largest social network squarely on himself as he girded Monday for appearances this week on Capitol Hill before angry lawmakers. In prepared remarks released by a congressional panel, Zuckerberg admitted he was too idealistic and ...
  • Government to add tax on social sites
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    Government to add tax on Facebook-Twitter and YouTube. Social media site Facebook Video sharing site YouTube and the largest search engine Google is coming under taxes. People are earning a lot of money through advertising on these sites but the government is not getting any taxes from these ads. Local media is facing loss for this. ...
  • Facebook privacy
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    Facebook will change their privacy controls. On Wednesday Facebook said it will overhaul its privacy settings tools to put users “more in control” of their information on the social media website. The updates include improved access to Facebook’s user settings and tools to easily search for, download and delete personal data stored by Facebook. Meanwhile, a new privacy ...
  • Facebook brings video chat to Messenger Lite
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    Facebook brings video chat to Messenger Lite.Facebook has introduced video chat in Messenger Lite, a slimmed down version of Messenger for Android intended for people with older devices and/or slower Internet connections. A fast and data-efficient messaging app to reach the people in your life. Messenger Lite: Installs quickly. It’s less than 10MB to install, saving ...