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Facebook, Inc. is an American online social media and social networking service company 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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Assam police arrests man from Kashmir for obscene remark on Facebook on slain CRPF man's wife

Assam Police has arrested a person from Kulgam in Jammu and Kashmir for allegedly posting an obscene comment on Facebook on the widow of a CRPF commando who was killed in a blast triggered by Maoists..
DNA - Published

Facebook, Google favoured BJP in election campaign, alleges Derek O'Brien

He also blamed Google and Youtube along with Facebook for carrying 80 per cent advertisements of the BJP only.
DNA - Published

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Facebook Agrees Hand Over Data To French Courts Involving Hate Speech [Video]Facebook Agrees Hand Over Data To French Courts Involving Hate Speech

According to Gizmodo.com, "France just scored what it’s characterizing as a major victory in the battle to curb online hate speech—one that potentially carries significant implications for privacy..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:30Published

Donald Trump Takes Aim At Facebook And Google In Fox Interview [Video]Donald Trump Takes Aim At Facebook And Google In Fox Interview

According to a report by Digital Trends, on Wednesday, President Donald Trump claimed that the US government 'should be suing Google and Facebook.' In an interview on Fox Business, Trump reportedly..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:02Published

Bitcoin reaches 18-month high as Facebook's Libra spurs interest [Video]Bitcoin reaches 18-month high as Facebook's Libra spurs interest

Bitcoin jumped to an 18-month high on Wednesday, a surge analysts said was caused by nervous traders looking for safety in alternative investments and expectations that Facebook's Libra could turn..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:06Published

Georgia sheriffs save a baby found in a plastic bag [Video]Georgia sheriffs save a baby found in a plastic bag

A baby being referred to as "Baby India" by the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office (FCSO) on Facebook was found alive inside a plastic bag in Georgia on June 6. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published

Exclusive: Facebook to ID French hate speech suspects [Video]Exclusive: Facebook to ID French hate speech suspects

In a world first, Facebook has agreed to hand over the identification data of French users suspected of hate speech on its platform to judges. Lisa Bernhard reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

European watchdogs demand detail on Facebook's cryptocurrency [Video]European watchdogs demand detail on Facebook's cryptocurrency

Facebook's fledgling cryptocurrency faced mounting scrutiny on Tuesday as European central bankers and regulators demanded more detail on the social media giant's Libra project. Francis Maguire..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

Woman handed suspended jail sentence after filming child while driving [Video]Woman handed suspended jail sentence after filming child while driving

A woman who filmed a young child on her mobile phone while driving has been banned from the road, police have said. Kerry White, 35, from Scarborough, North Yorkshire, was reported to police after she..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:36Published

Facebook Strikes Back At Apple [Video]Facebook Strikes Back At Apple

On Monday Facebook and Apple's cold war raged on. Nick Clegg, Facebook's head of global affairs and a top lieutenant to CEO Mark Zuckerberg, suggested that the company is not an "exclusive club" like..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:07Published

Facebook says it didn't help Russia sway Brexit referendum [Video]Facebook says it didn't help Russia sway Brexit referendum

Facebook head of global affairs, Nick Clegg - the former UK deputy prime minister - says it's wrong to suggest that the networking site was a vehicle for Russian efforts to sway Britain's 2016 Brexit..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:33Published

Billionaires Sign Letter Proposing Taxing The One Percent [Video]Billionaires Sign Letter Proposing Taxing The One Percent

Some billionaires are not scared to pay higher taxes and are speaking out collectively about it. Ultra-rich Americans like George Soros, Facebook co founder Chris Hughes And heiress Abigail Disney..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Facebok says it didn't help Russia sway Brexit referendum [Video]Facebok says it didn't help Russia sway Brexit referendum

Facebook head of global affairs, Nick Clegg - the former UK deputy prime minister - says it's wrong to suggest that the networking site was a vehicle for Russian efforts to sway Britain's 2016 Brexit..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:33Published

Montana Sheriff called in for unlikely visitor [Video]Montana Sheriff called in for unlikely visitor

The Missoula County Sheriff was in for a surprise when they responded to a call about a black bear stuck in someone's home. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:26Published

Is It Hard Being a Facebook Moderator? [Video]Is It Hard Being a Facebook Moderator?

A new report from The Verge talks about the lives of Facebook's content moderators in the US. The content moderators are reportedly overworked, overstressed, and underpaid. Business Insider reports..

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Train derails in Nevada, closes major highway [Video]Train derails in Nevada, closes major highway

A Union Pacific freight train derailed in Nevada on Wednesday, spilling vegetable oil and prompting the closure of an interstate highway. Rough cut - no reporter narration.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:25Published

Lawmakers Pushback On Facebook's New Cryptocurrency [Video]Lawmakers Pushback On Facebook's New Cryptocurrency

On Tuesday social media giant Facebook announced plans to create a new cryptocurrency and the pushback has already begun. Business Insider reports that in the US, senior Democratic politicians are..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:31Published

How To Watch Seth Moulton's Town Hall [Video]How To Watch Seth Moulton's Town Hall

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton will appear on a Business Insider hosted Town Hall. The event will take place on Business Insider Today's Facebook page at 7 p.m. ET on June 18...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

What is Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra? [Video]What is Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra?

Facebook is to launch a cryptocurrency next year which will allow people to move money from their smartphone.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:27Published

Tim Cook Explains The Difference Between Being Prepared And Being Ready [Video]Tim Cook Explains The Difference Between Being Prepared And Being Ready

Tim Cook gave advice to Stanford graduates over the weekend based on his experience stepping into Steve Jobs' shoes as Apple CEO after his death. According to Business Insider, Cook noted, "Your..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Father of missing backpacker pleads for help in Australia [Video]Father of missing backpacker pleads for help in Australia

At a press conference in Australia, the father of missing teenager Theo Hayez asks for help after his son disappeared more than two weeks ago. He was backpacking in the country and was last seen in..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:35Published

Hundreds of Current, Former Law Enforcement Officers Found in Extremist FB Groups [Video]Hundreds of Current, Former Law Enforcement Officers Found in Extremist FB Groups

An investigation by the U.S. Center for Investigative Reporting has unearthed some disturbing information about law enforcement in America. According to Gizmodo, hundreds of current and former law..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:52Published

Instagram Goes Down [Video]Instagram Goes Down

Instagram is down with error messages reading: “Please try again.” According to Comicbook.com, when users try and reload and use the platform is still does not work. Parent company Facebook..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Violent clashes in Memphis after police shooting [Video]Violent clashes in Memphis after police shooting

At least 24 police officers were injured in Memphis, Tennessee in violent clashes Wednesday night with protesters, who took to the streets following the shooting death of a man killed by U.S. Marshals..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:34Published

Uber Chief Executive Laments U.S. Trade Policy For Lackluster IPO [Video]Uber Chief Executive Laments U.S. Trade Policy For Lackluster IPO

According to Reuters, Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said that the company’s initial public offering last month was hurt by U.S. trade tensions even as he downplayed recent volatility in the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:40Published

So, You Blocked Someone On Facebook. How Do You Unblock Them? [Video]So, You Blocked Someone On Facebook. How Do You Unblock Them?

Unblocking a person is pretty easy. According to Digital Trends, if you're using the Facebook app, first go to your feed and tap the menu button in the upper right-hand corner. Then choose Settings,..

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U.S. says accused Facebook fraudster Ceglia a fugitive after Ecuador freed him

U.S. prosecutors on Monday said the New York man charged with trying to defraud Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg out of half of that company is again a fugitive, after Ecuador's president turned..
Reuters - Published

No evidence Russia influenced Brexit via Facebook, says Clegg

There is "absolutely no evidence" that outside forces such as Russia used Facebook to target users and influence Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the world's biggest social network said on..
Reuters - Published

Ahmedabad: 26-yr-old woman accuses lover of rape on pretext of marriage

The woman is a resident of Delhi and as per the complaint, in June 2018, she came into contact with the accused identified as Keshav Gohil, a resident of Mumbai on Facebook.
DNA - Published

How a Pakistani spy used bots to lure 98 targets

A Pakistani spy who went by the Facebook nickname 'Sejal Kapoor' managed to hack into the computer systems of more than 98 officials from various defence forces and organisations, including the Indian..
IndiaTimes - Published

Mexican president pitches universal internet in chat with Facebook's Zuckerberg

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, inviting the social media tycoon to partner with him in a bid to promote universal internet..
Reuters - Published

As Myanmar military takes critics to court, some want Suu Kyi to act

As Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi arrived at a Yangon court recently to face charges of defaming Myanmar's military in Facebook posts, the ailing filmmaker was greeted by a crowd of activists dressed in blue, the..
Reuters - Published

Former Egyptian president Mursi buried in Cairo, son says

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi has been buried alongside other senior figures of the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo, his son, Ahmed Mursi, said on his Facebook page on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

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