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Facebook, Inc. is an American online social media and social networking service company. It is based in Menlo Park, California. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes. It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies along with Amazon, Apple, and Google.

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EU parliament votes to fine internet firms for not removing extremist content quickly

The European parliament voted on Wednesday to fine firms like Facebook, Google and Twitter up to 4 percent of their turnover if they persistently fail to remove extremist content within one hour of..
Reuters - Published

Teenage Social Media Users in the UK Could Be Banned From ‘Liking’ Posts

teenage social media users in the uk could be banned from ‘liking’ posts
by Simon Baxendale - There have been recent moves made in UK law to try and make social media more accountable for the data and information shared on such platforms. It is all in the name of..
One News Page Staff - Published

Videos for Facebook

Facebook 'Unintentionally' Uploaded Users' Email Contacts [Video]Facebook 'Unintentionally' Uploaded Users' Email Contacts

A Facebook spokesperson said the issue started when the company changed the verification process users go through when signing up for a new account.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:00Published

Facebook uploaded email contacts of 1.5 million users [Video]Facebook uploaded email contacts of 1.5 million users

Facebook said on Wednesday it may have "unintentionally uploaded" email contacts of 1.5 million new users since May 2016, in what seems to be the latest privacy-related issue faced by the social media..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:24Published

Interest high in Pinterest with $19 share price [Video]Interest high in Pinterest with $19 share price

Ahead of Thursday's IPO, social media site Pinterest set its share price at $18, suggesting investors have shrugged off Lyft's poor performance and are ready to dive back in to public markets.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:13Published

Pictures and podcasts: royal fans old and new await baby Sussex [Video]Pictures and podcasts: royal fans old and new await baby Sussex

From Boston to Karachi, Britain's royal family draws fans around the world, eagerly following special occasions, their outings, their outfits, and their new arrivals. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:09Published

Trump's Campaign And It's Main Target Demographic [Video]Trump's Campaign And It's Main Target Demographic

According to Business Insider, data from Bully Pulpit Interactive shows that the Trump campaign is spending nearly half (44%) of its Facebook ad budget to target users who are over 65 years old, as..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

UK Floats Ban on Facebook Likes, Snapchat Streaks for Minors [Video]UK Floats Ban on Facebook Likes, Snapchat Streaks for Minors

The U.K.'s data privacy watchdog is suggesting a ban on certain social media features for minors in order to protect kids' privacy online.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

Why Did Ocasio-Cortez Just Quit Facebook? [Video]Why Did Ocasio-Cortez Just Quit Facebook?

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's prolific use of social media helped her amass a national profile. However, according to CNN, the congresswoman has quit Facebook. ---"I personally gave up Facebook," the New..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

EU Approves Controversial Copyright Reforms [Video]EU Approves Controversial Copyright Reforms

In a vote Monday, 19 EU countries backed the reforms that aim to make sure copyright law is enforced on the internet.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:15Published

Facebook Wants More Censorship After Christchurch Massacre [Video]Facebook Wants More Censorship After Christchurch Massacre

According to Business Insider, "Facebook is going to stop users from posting live videos if they have broken the company's community guidelines in the past... The change... follows the Christchurch..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp working again after outages [Video]Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp working again after outages

Facebook Inc's social networking site was inaccessible to some users across the world on Sunday, according to Downdetector.com. Chris Dignam has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:48Published

Facebook Gets $50 Fine From Russia For Breaking Data Law [Video]Facebook Gets $50 Fine From Russia For Breaking Data Law

A Moscow courtroom ruled that Facebook violated a local data law. The law requires service provides to store Russian users’ data on servers physically located within Russian borders. According to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

U.S. bill tackles social media 'dark patterns' [Video]U.S. bill tackles social media 'dark patterns'

Two U.S. senators introduced a bill to ban online social media companies like Facebook and Twitter from tricking consumers into giving up their personal data. Freddie Joyner reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:05Published

Man gets caught up in dust whirlwind at US skate park [Video]Man gets caught up in dust whirlwind at US skate park

The city of Fairfield in the US state of California posted CCTV footage to Facebook of a dust whirlwind at one of its skate parks.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

LeBron's streak comes to an end this postseason [Video]LeBron's streak comes to an end this postseason

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James failed to make the playoffs for the first time in 13 seasons, forcing the NBA to look elsewhere for superstars to draw ratings and to compete with the two-time..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:17Published

Facebook Is Taking New Steps to Stop Misinformation [Video]Facebook Is Taking New Steps to Stop Misinformation

For starters, the platform's adding more fact-checkers, a Verified Badge for Messenger and a "Group Quality" feature.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:13Published

YouTube Disables Livestream Chat During Hate Crime Hearing [Video]YouTube Disables Livestream Chat During Hate Crime Hearing

​YouTube disabled comments on the House Judiciary Committee's hearing after many racist and anti-Semitic comments were posted.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 00:44Published

Netanyahu Takes To Social Media On Election Day [Video]Netanyahu Takes To Social Media On Election Day

Reuters reports Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached out directly to voters on social media on Tuesday, with broadcast and traditional media outlets off-limits for campaigning on election..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:31Published

Facebook And Google Will Be Grilled By Congress Today On White Nationalism [Video]Facebook And Google Will Be Grilled By Congress Today On White Nationalism

Facebook and Google are back in Congress this week facing tough questions. The Democrat-controlled House Judiciary Committee will reportedly grill executives from Facebook and Google on Tuesday about..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Canada May Regulate Social Media Sites Ahead of Election [Video]Canada May Regulate Social Media Sites Ahead of Election

Canada's upcoming federal election is in October.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:11Published

Scheer responds to Trudeau lawsuit threat [Video]Scheer responds to Trudeau lawsuit threat

The leader of Canada's opposition Conservative Party says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau threatened to sue him for libel over statements made about a scandal that has dogged Trudeau and his ruling..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:37Published

Border Closure Delayed But Anxiety Still High in El Paso [Video]Border Closure Delayed But Anxiety Still High in El Paso

The president's rhetoric and long wait times on international bridges has affected the mental health of some living on both sides of the border.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 04:10Published

'One Piece' Fan Wears Straw Hat In Graduation Photos [Video]'One Piece' Fan Wears Straw Hat In Graduation Photos

Comicbook.com reports a 'One Piece' fan showed the world what the series means to her this week! Alyannah Cambaliza brought the Straw Hats to her graduation, and regrets nothing. Cambaliza posted her..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Ukraine's Poroshenko and Zelenskiy undergo televised drug tests [Video]Ukraine's Poroshenko and Zelenskiy undergo televised drug tests

The two remaining candidates in Ukraine's presidential race underwent televised drug and alcohol tests on Friday, capping a week in which they traded jibes in tit-for-tat social media videos and goaded..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:47Published

No, the Border Wall Won't Cost Less Than Obamacare's Website [Video]No, the Border Wall Won't Cost Less Than Obamacare's Website

A recent Facebook post compared the cost of President Trump's border wall to the ACA website, but it really missed the mark.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:44Published

 

Happy Vishu 2019: Messages, greetings to wish Kerala New Year to your loved ones on WhatsApp, Facebook

Vishu festival coincides with other regional new year festivals like Baisakhi, Bengali New Year and Tamil New Year. People send wishes, greetings to their loved ones on the occasion to spread happiness..
DNA - Published

'Poila Baisakh': Facebook and WhatsApp messages to wish your loved ones 'Subho Nababorsho' this Bengali New Year

Poila Boishakh 2019 or the Bengali New Year is around the corner and will be celebrated on April 15, 2018. It marks the first day of the first month of the luni-solar Bengali calendar.
DNA - Published

Happy Baisakhi 2019: WhatsApp, Facebook greetings to wish your loved ones

On the occasion of Baisakhi, people take holy bath in river Ganga as it believed that it was during this time when Goddesses Ganga descended on earth.
DNA - Published

Puthandu 2019: WhatsApp, Facebook messages to wish Happy Tamil New Year to your loved ones

As part of the festival celebration, people on the eve of Puthandu, decorate a plate with jewellery, flowers, leaves, mirror, and fruits and it is believed that if one wakes up on the festival day in..
DNA - Published

U.S. man charged for extortion of Facebook seeks asylum in Ecuador: lawyer

A New York man charged with trying to defraud Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg is seeking asylum in Ecuador, where he was arrested in 2018 after fleeing the United States more than three years ago..
Reuters - Published

500 social media posts taken down in last 48 hours

Acting on Election Commission’s request, social networking platforms Twitter, WhatsApp and Facebook removed over 500 posts, advertisements, accounts and other objectionable content found in violation..
IndiaTimes - Published

Removing one million accounts a day to ensure fair polls, says Facebook

Facebook is removing about “one million accounts a day” to ensure “the elections are fair and free from interference, both foreign and domestic”, the social media giant has announced.
IndiaTimes - Published

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