All posts tagged "Facebook"
Apple, Google, Uber Join Fight Against Trump Travel Ban
The long list of enterprises looking to join the fight against Trump are among the country's biggest, most high-profile businesses like Uber, eBay and Netflix
- Posted February 6, 2017
Facebook’s Oculus Facing $500 million Bill in Copyright Case
The jury concluded that Oculus and co-founders Palmer Luckey and Brendan Iribe infringed on ZeniMax Media's copyrights and trademarks as they built their products. Oculus vowed to appeal the decision
- Posted February 2, 2017
German Consumer Group Files Data Suit against WhatsApp
- Posted January 30, 2017
Facebook Takes Aim at Fake News with New ‘Trending’ Formula
Facebook introduced its trending list in 2014 in response to the popularity of a similar feature on Twitter
- Posted January 26, 2017
Study illustrates Facebook’s growth as campaign news source
Facebook doesn't produce news; members share stories from a multitude of sources and their news feeds tend to reflect the politics of their Facebook friends
- Posted January 18, 2017
Facebook introduces measures to tackle fake news in Germany
BERLIN (AP) — Facebook says it’s introducing measures to tackle the spread of fake news in Germany, months before the country holds a national election. The social network said Sunday the investigative media group Correctiv will be...
- Posted January 15, 2017
Study: Fringe, Mainstream News Sites Differ in Ad Technology
NEW YORK – The contrast between mainstream and fringe news sites isn’t just about content. A web analytics firm has found clear differences in their underlying advertising technology. While the content on fringe news sites may be...
- Posted December 29, 2016
Mark Zuckerberg unveils Morgan Freeman-voiced AI assistant
The voice interactive assistant is named Jarvis, after a similar device from the "Iron man" films
- Posted December 21, 2016
Germany Threatens to Fine Facebook over Hate Speech
BERLIN – German officials are stepping up their criticism of Facebook, saying the social network is doing too little to stop hate speech and could face stiff fines unless it deletes illegal content faster. In an interview...
- Posted December 16, 2016
Facebook gets serious about fighting fake news
NEW YORK — Facebook is taking new measures to curb the spread of fake news on its huge and influential social network. It will focus on the “worst of the worst” offenders and partner with outside fact-checkers...
- Posted December 15, 2016