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Facebook mulled charging for access to user data

Nov 29, 2018 - 4:22 PM

A report that internal emails indicated Facebook mulled charging companies for access to user data are referred to in a lawsuit filed against the social network in 2015 by Six4Three, creator of a failed app called 'Pikinis'

Did you know that some PH cities have more Facebook users than actual population?

Oct 26, 2018 - 1:14 PM

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

Data privacy laws may have lost Facebook 1 million European users

Oct 23, 2018 - 5:34 PM

Facebook is estimated to have already lost over 3 million users in the second quarter

Facebook purges 251 accounts to thwart deception

Oct 12, 2018 - 11:20 AM

Facebook removes 559 pages and 251 accounts that consistently violated rules against spam and 'coordinated inauthentic behavior'

FACEBOOK FIGHTS FALSEHOODS. A big logo created from pictures of Facebook users worldwide is pictured in the company's Data Center, its first outside the US on November 7, 2013 in Lulea, in Swedish Lapland. File photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP

After scandals, many Americans step away from Facebook – survey

Sep 05, 2018 - 7:59 PM

The Pew Research Center report finds 42% of US Facebook users said they had 'taken a break' from the platform in the past 12 months, and 26% said they had deleted the Facebook app from their phone

Facebook assigns users a 'reputation score' to counter false reports

Aug 23, 2018 - 3:52 PM

Facebook is also monitoring which users have a propensity to flag content published by others as problematic, and which publishers are considered trustworthy by users

FACEBOOK. The logo of social networking website 'Facebook' is displayed on a computer screen. File photo by Leon Neal/AFP


Facebook 'not aware of any abuse' of data by phone makers

Jun 05, 2018 - 2:36 PM

Facebook does not deny the Times story but says it 'disagreed' with the issues raised

FACEBOOK. The logo of social networking website 'Facebook' is displayed on a computer screen in London, 12 December 2007. File photo by Leon Neal/AFP

Facing outcry over data breach, Facebook again overhauls privacy settings

Mar 28, 2018 - 9:15 PM

(UPDATED) The updates include improved access to Facebook's user settings and tools to easily search for, download and delete personal data stored by Facebook

FACEBOOK. A logo of the social media platform sits alongside other social apps on a phone screen. Photo by Eric Baradat/AFP


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Mar 21, 2018 - 12:42 PM

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Huge quarter for Facebook lifts shares

Jul 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The social network s net profit for the second quarter of 2016 jumps 186 while the number of its monthly active users hits 1 7 billion

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the F8 summit in San Francisco, California, on March 25, 2015. Zuckerberg introduced a new messenger platform at the event. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON / AFP PHOTO / Josh Edelson

The dark, ugly side of social media marketing

Oct 13, 2014 - 7:07 PM

Black propaganda should have no place among marketers Our marketing tools may now be digital but what has not and should not change is our ethics

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Facebook becomes outlet for religious anger in Myanmar

Jul 11, 2014 - 5:53 PM

The social media site has become an unwitting platform for a rising tide of hate speech following a new wave of Buddhist Muslim bloodshed

Microsoft weaves Facebook into Bing search

May 11, 2012 - 6:19 AM

Microsoft will be weaving insights from user s Facebook friends into Bing results