Thursday, December 9, 2021

All posts tagged "Facebook"

  • Facebook Nude-Painting Case Can Face Trial in France

    PARIS – If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can...

    • Posted February 12, 2016
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  • Twitter Tweaks its Timeline to Look a Bit More Like Facebook

    NEW YORK – Twitter is tweaking its timeline. The social media site will let people turn on a setting that lets popular tweets related to people you follow show up first in your timeline, followed by the...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • 6 Tips to Keep Your Facebook Clean, Secure and Private

    NEW YORK – Got hundreds of Facebook friends you hardly know? Now is a good time to do some digital cleanup, while the year is still fresh. Review your security and privacy settings, and make sure those...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Agencies Contend Facebook is Breaching French Privacy Laws

    PARIS – Two agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge. The independent privacy watchdog CNIL has given Facebook...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • Facebook Celebrating its Users’ Friendships for its Birthday

    SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook is giving friendship collages to its 1.6 billion users in celebration of the social network’s 12th birthday. The collages will be packaged in video presentations of photos of friends and family that have...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • Facebook Announces Stricter Policy on Firearms Sales

    SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook says it’s cracking down on online gun sales, announcing Friday a new policy barring private individuals from advertising or selling firearms on the world’s largest social network. The new policy applies also to...

    • Posted January 30, 2016
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  • US Stocks Rise as Oil Prices Jumps Again; Tech Climbs

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rose Thursday as the price of oil climbed for the third day in a row while key oil-producing nations discussed cuts in production. Tech and consumer stocks traded higher, led by Amazon...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • Facebook Flips on Switch for Live Video on its iPhone App

    SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook is ready to start broadcasting live video on its iPhone app. The option to show live video is being turned on Thursday for everyone in the U.S. with Facebook’s app installed on an...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • Facebook to Expand Beyond its ‘Like’ Button ‘Pretty Soon’

    SAN FRANCISCO – It won’t be long before Facebook’s 1.6 billion users have more ways to quickly express their feelings on the world’s largest social network. After four months of testing outside the U.S., Facebook CEO Mark...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Facebook Posts Strong 4Q; Makes $3.73 off each User

    SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook is growing at an exceptional pace as it enters adolescence, propelling it into a better position to challenge Google as the Internet’s most powerful company. Facebook’s fourth-quarter report Wednesday provided the latest gauge...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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