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Facebook agrees to refunds on in-app purchases by minors – The Seattle Times


The Seattle Times

Facebook agrees to refunds on in-app purchases by minors
The Seattle Times
FILE – In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Court documents show Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a May 2016… (AP Photo/Matt …
Facebook will honor refunds for mistaken in-app purchases made by minorsCNET
Facebook will refund app and game purchases made by minorsEngadget

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 5:40 pm

Here’s How Facebook Will Grow Into A Reasonable Valuation – Forbes


Forbes

Here's How Facebook Will Grow Into A Reasonable Valuation
Forbes
Facebook FB -3.33% had a blowout second quarter on almost every level, daily mobile active users of the social network eclipsed 1 billion and mobile ad revenues increased to 84% of the company's $6.4 billion in total quarterly sales, which rose 59%.

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 4:43 pm

Why small businesses are crucial to Facebook’s future – CNBC


CNBC

Why small businesses are crucial to Facebook's future
CNBC
Facebook's second-quarter earnings beat expectations across the board, accelerating growth of its daily active users, and making far more money than expected from each of them. There are plenty of factors driving Facebook's growth, including the

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 4:18 pm

Brazil Freezes Facebook Funds in Latest Clash Over WhatsApp Messages – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Brazil Freezes Facebook Funds in Latest Clash Over WhatsApp Messages
Wall Street Journal
RIO DE JANEIRO—Brazilian federal prosecutors have frozen 38 million reais (about $11.6 million) of Facebook Inc. funds, prosecutors said late Wednesday, in the latest dispute over access to WhatsApp messages. Brazilian prosecutors in the northern
Brazil prosecutor freezes $11.7 million of Facebook funds due to WhatsApp caseReuters
Brazil Freezes $11 Million in Facebook Assets Over WhatsApp Data DisputeTIME

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 2:43 pm

VIDEO: Facebook Page Alerting Illegal Drivers to Police Checkpoints Regroups After Breitbart Bust – Breitbart News


Breitbart News

VIDEO: Facebook Page Alerting Illegal Drivers to Police Checkpoints Regroups After Breitbart Bust
Breitbart News
The administrator for a Spanish-language Facebook page used by almost 30,000 to alert members to police and border patrol checkpoints, posted a video complaining they were busted by Breitbart. The administrator responded by creating a new alert page …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 2:13 pm

Analysts: That speeding train is Facebook so get out of the way – MarketWatch


MarketWatch

Analysts: That speeding train is Facebook so get out of the way
MarketWatch
Facebook has a virtually insurmountable competitive advantage with over 1.7 billion monthly active users and over 1.1 billion daily active users, and has succeeded in convincing 3 million advertisers that its captive audience will yield returns on

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:31 pm

Why Twitter and Facebook Couldn’t Be More Different – Fortune


Fortune

Why Twitter and Facebook Couldn't Be More Different
Fortune
Facebook and Twitter's quarterly financial results were only separated by a day, but they might as well have been light years apart. Facebook FB 0.41% blew the doors off even the most ambitious forecasts, while Twitter TWTR 2.73% missed on almost every …

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:31 pm

How to remove all old posts from your Facebook Timeline – The Next Web


The Next Web

How to remove all old posts from your Facebook Timeline
The Next Web
Facebook is notoriously bad for reminding you of the things you've posted in the past. If you're like me, you probably have quite a few posts lurking in the dark history of your Timeline that you completely forgot about. It's time to delete those from

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 9:28 am

Facebook says it’s running out of places in News Feed to show people ads – Recode


Recode

Facebook says it's running out of places in News Feed to show people ads
Recode
Translation: Facebook is about to max out on the number of ads it can show users inside its flagship product, which means it will need to find other ways to grow the company's ad business moving forward. Simply increasing the number of ads it shows
Facebook Casts a Giant Shadow Over TwitterNew York Times

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 12:59 am

Facebook Profit Nearly Triples on Mobile Ad Sales and New Users – New York Times


New York Times

Facebook Profit Nearly Triples on Mobile Ad Sales and New Users
New York Times
The Silicon Valley company on Wednesday reported blockbuster second-quarter earnings, with strong increases across almost every measure. Facebook said sales totaled $6.44 billion for the quarter, up 59 percent from a year ago, while profit almost
Facebook just showed that it's the undisputed king of mobileBusiness Insider
Facebook making moves to become 'video first'USA TODAY
Facebook's exploding ad revenue sends earnings soaring past estimatesCNBC
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Posted on 27 July 2016 | 11:40 pm