Q2 2017 net profits leap 71% from a year ago, propelled by ads served on mobile devices
Facebook will acquire the technology and some of the team members behind Source3, which develops technology to detect intellectual property shared by others without permission from the original content holders
A University of Oxford study says one trait of cyber troops in the Philippines is individual targeting, which is 'used to silence political dissent online' and often leads to 'real-life threats and reputational damage'
Speculation has swirled for years regarding whether the leading social network would try to capitalize on its popularity with its own smartphone
Businesses around the world can now 'use Facebook targeting to extend their reach to people in Messenger'
(UPDATED) News Media Alliance president David Chavern writes, 'The two digital giants don't employ reporters. They don’t dig through public records to uncover corruption, send correspondents into war zones, or attend last night’s game to get the highlights.'
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'These people have no right to enjoy our Internet freedom only to abuse our women and children,' says Senator Risa Hontiveros in pushing for Senate Bill 1251 or the Anti-Gender-Based Electronic Violence bill
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The feature will help users find nearby Wi-Fi hotspots which businesses have shared with Facebook from their page
Within the first year of President Duterte’s administration, he has not been remiss in expressing his thanks to the community that has been instrumental to his success
Rappler is acknowledged for its 'remarkable contribution in providing information to people nationwide,' says De La Salle Araneta University
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Facebook's announcement comes as it works to redefine its purpose, led by Zuckerberg who traveled the US this year to better understand what people want out of the social network
The online platform, which has around two billion monthly users worldwide, is working on the project with a small group of partners and hopes to start putting out episodes of its forthcoming series by the end of the summer
'We believe that by working together, sharing the best technological and operational elements of our individual efforts, we can have a greater impact on the threat of terrorist content online,' a joint statement on Twitter reads
Examine the personalities of most social media celebrities. Many have had a history of self-promotion, hucksterism, and even exhibitionism.
Facebook says it will seek to educate charities and other organizations on how to fight hate speech, in the wake of recent terror attacks in Belgium, Britain and France
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Facebook and local activists to develop tools that offer women greater control over their profiles
Spreading fake news is 'a sin against charity,' the CBCP says in a historic pastoral letter, one of the first of its kind in the world
Beda platform media sosial, beda pula prosedur pengelolaannya
One of the top Facebook posts during the series is a video of Stephen Curry going one-on-one against LeBron James in Game 2
Among 1,000 affected Facebook workers, 40 work in a counter-terrorism unit, with 6 of them deemed 'high priority' victims of the bug
In a joint blog post, the social network's global policy management director Monika Bickert and counterterrorism policy manager Brian Fishman say Facebook is committed to tackling the issue 'head-on'
A lawmaker thinks the Philippines should get a new name, but many social media users argue the focus should be on solving the country's problems
(3rd UPDATE) Military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo-ar Herrera says, 'We are requesting Facebook Philippines to take down these accounts. They are spreading lies and misinformation.'
Closed captions will help those who are deaf or hard of hearing experience Facebook Live videos
Now available at the Chrome Web Store, 'Fakeblok' is the result of a collaboration between the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines and the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility
Europol's European Migrant Smuggling Center identified 1,150 social media accounts suspected of advertising smuggling services
Kemenkominfo memberikan isyarat jika kondisinya memburuk, maka mereka akan menutup penyelenggara media sosial di Indonesia
'The companies are now removing twice as many cases of illegal hate speech and at a faster rate when compared to 6 months ago,' Vera Jourova, the EU commissioner for justice, says in the first annual progress report
(3rd UPDATE) The 37-second animation, which made the rounds of Twitter and Facebook on Wednesday afternoon, is taken down later in the evening
Dozens of users in Myanmar report being temporarily barred from the site recently after posting the controversial term kalar, which is frequently used as an insult for the country's embattled Muslim minority
Afi Nihaya Faradisa mengatakan, sistem pendidikan Indonesia terlalu berorientasi pada nilai, sehingga menyebabkan guru memaksakan pengetahuan pada murid-murid
This is not the first time an incident involving disrespect for the flag has gone viral
Here are some of the funny and inspiring moments from the Facebook chief's half-hour-long graduation address at his alma mater
'Our challenge is to create a world where everyone has a sense of purpose,' the Facebook founder tells Harvard's graduating class. Read the full text of his speech here too.
In his address, Mark Zuckerberg urges graduates of his alma mater to 'build great things'
Facebook and Google's collective share of global digital ad revenue was about 70% in late 2016, says an analyst. Some of it should be diverted to a journalism fund.
Facebook says, 'Now, when you click on a trending topic, you'll see a carousel with stories from other publications about a given topic that you can swipe through'
Some Facebook statements from the leaked guidelines have been a source of shock
Social media erupts after the Philippine government announces that President Rodrigo Duterte has declared martial law in Mindanao
These figures show you the enormity of the task that the house that Zuckerberg built now faces
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Jollibee Foods Corporation says the naughty performance was 'a deviation from the standard mascot and party guidelines'