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The numbers of accounts removed for 'coordinated inauthentic behavior' is raised to 36 at Facebook and 99 at the social network's Instagram service
Facebook has since patched the bug. The bug itself is not unique to Facebook, but the social network remains a target due to its standing and the data it has available.
Other companies included in the survey are Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple
The app is Facebook's answer to Tik-Tok, the popular social media platform that lets users record and share short videos with licensed tracks
Singapore's government agencies slam the posted Facebook article as 'clearly false, defamatory, and attacks Singapore'
The men, aged 24 to 67, are from Australia, Canada, England, France, the Netherlands, and the United States
Facebook, like Google, allows complaints of sexual harassment to be aired openly in court
Facebook says it is working on rooting out abuse ahead of the Myanmar elections – but admits it had failed to do enough to prevent the incitement of violence
(UPDATED) 'On Sunday evening, US law enforcement contacted us about online activity that they recently discovered and which they believe may be linked to foreign entities,' Facebook says
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Facebook has since deleted the category, apologized, and said it shouldn't have existed in the first place
Many of the hacked accounts belong to Facebook users in Ukraine and Russia
'We will probe whether 'platformers' are obstructing the technological innovation of Japanese companies,' says the head of Japan's anti-trust commission
(UPDATED) Facebook shares jump, dive and then rise again before staying on higher ground, up 3.2% to $150.90, on the Nasdaq early in the evening in New York.
Many of the pages in these networks have shared false or misleading articles
Iloilo City has the highest number of Facebook users with 223.22%-334.83% of the population actively using the social media platform monthly, followed by Cebu City
While TechSabado admits in an update that Facebook confirmed the authenticity of reports about its takedown of spammy pages, it did not correct its headline which bears the false title
The watchdog announced this fine on July 10, but makes clear it was levying the maximum penalty allowed by the law at the time the the incident occurred
P'wede mo nang isiwalat na inuutusan kang sumumpa at murahin ang lahi ng binu-bully ninyong account, habang pinupuri mo ang karahasan at pagpatay, habang winawalang-bahala mo ang bumabagsak na ekonomiya
The new version, currently being rolled out, has 3 tabs instead of 9
In the US, the report shows that just shy of $256.4 million was spent on nearly 1.7 million politically-oriented ads archived since May of this year
Malacañang says President Rodrigo Duterte's supporters can opt to use Twitter and Instagram to express their support for the administration
The spam network that Facebook took down shared some false news reports that were fact-checked by Rappler
Facebook is estimated to have already lost over 3 million users in the second quarter
In Facebook's takedown of 68 Pages and 43 accounts in Brazil, the company says that, increasingly, pages are using sensational political content to drive traffic to their websites
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The network of Pages has a massive following of 4.8 million users
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Following the breach that exposed 29 million users, Facebook attempts to shore up its online defenses
How Facebook video's shifting algorithms and undisclosed discrepancies hurt advertisers and publishers alike
The blog’s launch comes amid new research that claims interaction with false news sites have declined more than half since the 2016 US election
Europe is trying to devise a strategy to tax profits from the likes of Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple and digital platforms such as YouTube and Airbnb
Britain's former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg says Facebook faces complex issues such as 'the balance between free speech and prohibited content'
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People familiar with the company's internal investigation say Facebook doesn't think the hack was done by a nation-state
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The proposal asks that Zuckerberg be removed as chairman, and make the position independent from his role as CEO
Facebook is ordered to provide identity theft and phishing insurance to Filipino hacking victims
Data gleaned from Portal use could, technically, be used in ads on Facebook-owned services, but it's unclear if the company will go ahead and do so
The update makes 'low quality sites' which copy other news sites’ content appear less prominently on the platform
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The decline in Facebook digital consumption includes Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp
Facebook will also be banning misrepresentations of how to vote, and statements misrepresenting the facts on whether a vote will be counted in the upcoming elections
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The feature, if it gets rolled out, allows you to remove a message within a set time window after it was sent
Mabubusog na naman tayo sa pangako habang paparami nang paparami ang nahihirapang tugunan ang totoong pagkagutom
Facebook says the hackers accessed the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of 15 million users. For another 14 million people, the attack was potentially more damaging.
Facebook removes 559 pages and 251 accounts that consistently violated rules against spam and 'coordinated inauthentic behavior'
The device, which will be available for pre-order in the United States from Monday, is designed to allow users to make video calls at home without having to stand immediately in front of the screen or hold a phone at arm's length.
Rappler talks to the National Privacy Commission's complaints and investigations chief, Francis Acero, about what penalties Facebook may face in light of the September 2018 hack