What's It About? Facebook has launched a pilot test to combat "revenge porn" in Australia. The strategy entails uploading your nude photos or videos to Messenger in order to help Facebook tag it as non-consensual explicit media. Why it's Important A new...
In a TV interview with CNBC a the Web Summit tech conference in Lisbon, Chess icon Gary Kasparov laid it out once again about Russia's meddling in the politics of their own and other nations."I'm tired of repeating 'I told...
Google is confident that augmented reality will be within reach of "hundreds of millions" of Android device users in 2018. During a talk at the Web Summit tech conference in Portugal (Lisbon) Tuesday, Google's VP of business and operations...
Commercial truck orders in North America surged by a whopping 160% last months as order levels continue to rise sequentially, month after month. Data from ACT Research shows that orders for heavy-duty commercial trucks in the North America segment...
Another day, and another incorrigible attempt by Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to woo China into admitting the social media platform through its closely guarded online gates.Zuck has tried to do so many things to woo China that...
After mounting pressure from lawmakers as well as users to clean up its portal, social media giant Facebook has announced that over the next one year, it will double the current 10,000-strong workforce related to matters of content safety...
It's no news that Facebook has long been the preferred choice for older users. Considering Facebook's impressive user growth rate, that may not seem like a problem. But for a company that's constantly looking at the future, it means...
In the first such interview with a Facebook senior executive since news broke about the 3,000 Russia-sponsored ads on the social media platform, COO Sheryl Sandberg has come out officially, saying that the company owes the American public an...
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday unveiled more than just the new VR headset Oculus Go. He unveiled his plans to put the device into a billion users' hands. Zuckerberg wants this standalone VR headset that will...
Facebook is currently embroiled in a tussle with lawmakers over Facebook ads that Russian "actors" purchased during the 2016 U.S. presidential elections. The ads were purportedly used to manipulate the American public; according to Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.):"Russian intelligence...
Facebook has now rolled out its “Watch” video feature, which can also be accessed through Facebook’s new Show Pages option. This feature is coming to the US after its three-week beta run.It is primarily designed as a guide to...
WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned messaging service, will soon be bringing out features for businesses that will start generating revenue for Facebook. The company is looking at commercializing the app, which is reported to be used by over a billion people...
Facebook bid $600 million to acquire digital media rights for the Indian Premier League (IPL), a popular professional cricket league in the Indian subcontinent. Facebook eventually lost to Star India, which won global consolidated IPL media rights for $2.55...
After being successful as a social media company, Facebook is all set to get its hands dirty with hardware. No, this is not another Oculus-like acquisition. It's an organic hardware move that brings Andrew Bosworth to lead the project.Bosworth has...
Facebook is experiencing an uninterrupted slowdown in usage among teens and young adults. According to the latest projections from eMarketer, Facebook usage is on a decline for the second consecutive year.A few people have chosen to stay away from Facebook completely,...