Facebook nixes billions of fake accounts
Facebook on Wednesday said it has taken down some 5.4 billion fake accounts this year in a sign of the persistent battle on social media against manipulation and misinformation.
Facebook takes more heat for enabling political falsehoods
Facebook came under fresh criticism Tuesday for its hands-off approach to political speech, as a group of employees and US lawmakers called on the social network to apply fact-checking for politicians spreading misinformation.
Facebook buys startup working on mind-control of machines
Facebook on Monday said it had made a deal to buy a startup working on ways to command computers or other devices using thought instead of taps, swipes, or keystrokes.
Zuckerberg sets talks in Washington on 'future regulation'
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg was expected in Washington Thursday for private talks with policymakers as the leading social network faces a myriad of regulatory and legal issues.
Ed Sheeran Coming To Nigeria To Taste The Jollof Rice?
The Nigerian Jollof rice has its reputation preceding so much so that it is no longer just a Nigerian delight but a delicacy that even international superstars have a craving for. Multi-talented British singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran, has joined a growing list of international superstars who have expressed a wish to either taste the Nigerian Jollof or…
Fake Video of Zuckerberg Stays on Instagram
Instagram will not take down an ultra-realistic "deep fake video" posted Tuesday of Facebook's chief executive bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data.
Facebook co-founder says it is time to break-up the company
Facebook Inc co-founder and former Mark Zuckerberg roommate, Chris Hughes, has called for the break-up of the social network in an opinion piece in the New York Times.
Facebook Introduces Desktop Messenger APP For Windows And Mac OS
Social media giant Facebook at its annual F8 developer conference announced a new desktop Messenger application for both MacOS and Windows. With the help of this dedicated app, users are no longer required to login to Facebook on a browser to access Messenger. This new app will allow users to stay connected to their system…
Mark Zuckerberg Shows Off Homemade Invention That Helps His Wife Sleep Better
"Being a mom is hard", says Mark Zuckerberg; which is why he had to get creative when it came to helping his wife get some shut-eye. The Facebook co-founder, 34, revealed on his social media platform that he recently created something he calls the Sleep Box in order to help wife Priscilla Chan, who is a…
Facebook tasks regulators, governments on stronger privacy, data rules
Facebook Chief Executive Officer, Mark Zuckerberg, has called for regulators and governments to take a deeper role in policing the Internet...
Create your own luck
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