Facebook is starting production on high-quality television series and gaming shows to be broadcast on its platform, one of the social media giant's executives said on Monday.
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Google to stop scanning Gmail for ad targeting
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Google said Friday it would stop scanning the contents of Gmail users' inboxes for ad targeting, moving to end a practice that has fueled privacy concerns since the free email service was launched.
Facebook launches plan to combat online extremism
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US social media giant Facebook launched a campaign in Britain on Friday to counter the spread of online extremism following warnings from Prime Minister Theresa May after four terror attacks in three months.
Al-Jazeera Twitter account 'suspended'
Yasser Abuhilalah, managing director of Al-Jazeera Arabic, confirmed the suspension on social media.
Facebook updates safety check with new features
In a bid to build a safe community for millions of subscribers on its platform, Facebook has announced new updates to Safety Check to make it an even more relevant and useful experience in times of crisis.
Facebook gives bots ability to negotiate, compromise
Facebook's artificial intelligence researchers announced Wednesday they had broken new ground by giving automated programs or "bots" the ability to negotiate, and make compromises.
Verizon acquires Yahoo for $4.48 billion
Verizon Communications yesterday completed its purchase of Yahoo’s Internet business for $4.48 billion.Yahoo will be combined with AOL, another faded web pioneer, into a new division of Verizon called Oath, under the leadership of AOL’s chief executive, Tim Armstrong.
L5Lab to partner FG on forthcoming #PEBECHack
L5Lab has announced its partnership with the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) for the first edition of the #PEBECHack, an initiative of the Federal Government of Nigeria that aims to keep ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) accountable through technology.
Marissa Mayer fades out as Yahoo ends its run
Marissa Mayer was hailed as Yahoo's savior when she took charge of the pioneering internet firm five years ago.