Facebook to let users review businesses in crackdown on misleading ads

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Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it would allow users to review businesses that advertise on the social network and possibly ban those ....

12 June, 2018

Some investors are retreating from Facebook over data privacy concerns

Reuters

Several socially conscious investment firms are selling or rethinking their Facebook Inc holdings, unsatisfied by the company's ....

18 May, 2018
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Facebook India says ad spends unaffected by Cambridge Analytica controversy

Anirban Ghoshal

Facebook India's director Sandeep Bhushan said that there has been no reduction in advertising spends nor have customers' ....

18 May, 2018

Facebook rejigs top management, starts blockchain division

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday ordered one of the biggest management shakeups in the history of the social ....

9 May, 2018

Difficult for AI to identify hate speech: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg

Anirban Ghoshal

In an earnings call with analysts, Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and chief executive of social networking giant Facebook, said ....

26 April, 2018

Facebook admits tracking non-users as data privacy concerns rise

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Concern about Facebook Inc’s respect for data privacy is widening to include the information it collects about non-users, ....

16 April, 2018
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says his own data was shared by Cambridge Analytica

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday told lawmakers that his own personal data was included in that ....

11 April, 2018

Fix Facebook but don't kill it, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

Anirban Ghoshal

Jack Ma, the co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has called on Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg to ....

10 April, 2018

Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook data misuse in bid to head off possible regulation

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg swapped his trademark T-shirt and jeans for a dark suit and a purple tie on ....

10 April, 2018

Facebook has no plan to extend European privacy law globally: Zuckerberg

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 Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday the social network had no immediate plans to apply a strict ....

4 April, 2018
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Explained: How Facebook is allowing users greater control over their data

Anirban Ghoshal

The data breach by British political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica has changed the way we interact with Facebook. Reeling ....

30 March, 2018

Facebook to 'fact-check' photos, videos in battle with fake news

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Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it had begun “fact-checking” photos and videos to reduce the hoaxes and false ....

30 March, 2018

Facebook revamps privacy settings to give users more control of their data

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Facebook, embroiled in a huge data scandal which has wiped off over $100 billion in its market value, on Wednesday announced a ....

28 March, 2018

Explained: Why is the world angry with Facebook?

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Social networking giant Facebook has come in for severe criticism over the past week in connection with an alleged data breach ....

22 March, 2018

Zuckerberg says sorry for Facebook mistakes with user data, vows curbs

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized on Wednesday for mistakes his company made in how it handled data belonging ....

22 March, 2018

Is AI good for humanity? Alibaba’s Ma, Google’s Pichai differ at Davos

Anirban Ghoshal

The growing influence of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) drew mixed reactions from the bosses of tech giants ....

25 January, 2018

Ed-tech startup Byju's raises $15 mn from IFC

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Ed-tech startup Byju's has raised $15 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank's private-sector investment ....

20 December, 2016

Twitter adds features to curb online abuse

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based micro-blogging site Twitter Inc has added new filtering tools to curb online abuse, hours after the social media network ....

15 November, 2016

Facebook to buyback $6 billion of stock

Dearton Thomas Hector

Menlo Park, California-based social networking giant Facebook Inc. is all set for a stock buyback of $6 billion from its shareholders, ....

19 November, 2016

Fake news on Facebook didn't sway US election: Zuckerberg

Dearton Thomas Hector

Menlo Park, California-based social media behemoth Facebook Inc's co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has rejected ....

11 November, 2016

Facebook has quarter of world's population as monthly users

Dearton Thomas Hector

The world's largest social network just got bigger. In a highly-successful third quarter of the year, the US-based Facebook Inc. ....

3 November, 2016