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Facebook launches Rooms to anonymously share common interests – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Facebook launches Rooms to anonymously share common interests
USA TODAY
Already popular on Rooms: beat boxing, Kicks from Above (cool shoes in cool places) and mouth-watering home-cooked meals, not to mention families who have ditched suburbia to raise their kids on the road and Facebook employees obsessively playing …
Facebook Launches Pseudonymous App “Rooms” That Lets You Create Forums TechCrunch (blog)
Facebook tries a different way to chat with Rooms appCNET
Facebook's new Rooms app brings bite-sized forums to your iPhoneThe Verge
The Next Web -New York Times (blog) -Re/code
all 32 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:59 pm

Facebook changing PMD program to Facebook Marketing Partners – Inside Facebook


Facebook changing PMD program to Facebook Marketing Partners
Inside Facebook
According to sister site AllFacebook, the PMD program will switch over to Facebook Marketing Partners early 2015. Facebook Marketing Partners will be split into several different categories, which could be a welcome change from the Strategic PMD
Facebook Overhauling PMD Program, Which Will Be Renamed Facebook AllFacebook

all 2 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:45 pm

Ad of the Day: Whoa, Facebook Actually Made a Great Little TV Ad About … – Adweek


Adweek

Ad of the Day: Whoa, Facebook Actually Made a Great Little TV Ad About
Adweek
But the new spot, titled "Say Love You Better," takes Facebook in a different direction. Life-size speech bubbles pop up over two lovebirds as they send short messages back and forth to each other via Facebook Messenger. It's also a clever take on
Facebook Is Launching A New TV Ad In The US, And Thankfully It's Nowhere Business Insider
Facebook Messenger App Privacy Concerns: Crazy Allegations and SolutionsHallels
Facebook Launches An Adorable TV Commercial To Get People To Use Its International Business Times
mediabistro.com -Tech Times
all 12 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 4:41 pm

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg speaks Chinese in Beijing visit – Los Angeles Times


New York Times (blog)

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg speaks Chinese in Beijing visit
Los Angeles Times
Facebook has been blocked by Chinese authorities for over five years, but company founder Mark Zuckerberg appears to be on a new charm offensive to crack the massive market. In a move that has sent tongues wagging across China and around the globe, …
Mark Zuckerberg, Speaking Chinese, Discusses Facebook at Beijing ForumNew York Times (blog)
Mark Zuckerberg Puts the Rest of Us to Shame by Speaking Fluent ChineseABC News
Zuckerberg, in all-Chinese Q&A, says Facebook has '11 mobile users'CNNMoney
Daily Mail -Wall Street Journal (blog)
all 308 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:22 pm

Facebook SMB head Dan Levy addresses organic reach, personalized help and … – Inside Facebook


Inside Facebook

Facebook SMB head Dan Levy addresses organic reach, personalized help and
Inside Facebook
Dan Levy, Facebook's Director of Small Business, knows that you want more direct help and response from Facebook. The small business department has been reaching out to frustrated page owners, guiding them through advertising features such as …
3 Tips for SMBs to Increase Engagement with a Custom Facebook Cover DesignBusiness 2 Community

all 5 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 11:01 am

The Laborers Who Keep Dick Pics and Beheadings Out of Your Facebook Feed – Wired


Wired

The Laborers Who Keep Dick Pics and Beheadings Out of Your Facebook Feed
Wired
As social media connects more people more intimately than ever before, companies have been confronted with the Grandma Problem: Now that grandparents routinely use services like Facebook to connect with their kids and grandkids, they are potentially …
An Army of Low-Wage Workers Keeps Child Porn off Your FacebookGawker

all 2 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 10:37 am

Facebook London staff get tens of millions in shares – but pays no tax in the UK – The Independent


The Independent

Facebook London staff get tens of millions in shares – but pays no tax in the UK
The Independent
Research firm eMarketer estimates Facebook's London operation in Euston made £371 million in revenues last year, up from £223 million a year earlier. However, the accounts show lower revenues because Facebook processes much of its British sales in …
Facebook pays no UK corporation tax for a second yearThe Guardian
It Doesn't Actually Matter Whether Facebook Pays UK Corporation Tax Or NotForbes
Facebook pays INFINITELY MORE UK corp tax than in 2012Register
Mirror.co.uk -Slate Magazine (blog) -RT
all 50 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 7:36 am

At Facebook, Creating Empathy Among Cyberbullying – New York Times


New York Times

At Facebook, Creating Empathy Among Cyberbullying
New York Times
But Facebook's efforts to curb this may be working. The company told me that each week eight million Facebook members use tools that allow users to report a harmful post or photo. (The tools can be used by clicking on the little upside-down arrow in
Meet The Facebook Employee Whose Job Is To Make Sure People Are Nice To Business Insider
This Is How Facebook Is Secretly Trying To Make You A Nicer PersonFast Company

all 9 news articles »

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:32 am

Why every newborn you see on Facebook is wrapped in the same baby blanket – Quartz


Why every newborn you see on Facebook is wrapped in the same baby blanket
Quartz
The morning after my second daughter was born I took her picture—she was beautiful, serene—and posted it on Facebook. There was much my Facebook friends could surmise from the photo, and much that marketers could mine: her date of birth and her …

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:43 pm

How Facebook Finds Out If Your Passwords Were Stolen – Forbes


Forbes

How Facebook Finds Out If Your Passwords Were Stolen
Forbes
Consequently, attackers have been able to successfully use some of the stolen login credentials to log into multiple websites associated with the victim, including Facebook, Google Google, Dropbox, Twitter Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Fortunately …
Facebook scours the web for personal information to keep hackers outDaily Mail
Facebook Now Checks and Notifies Users if Passwords Have Been StolenNDTV
Facebook scans the Web for stolen passwords, alerts affected usersIBNLive

all 35 news articles »

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:22 am

Facebook – Yahoo News Search Results

Facebook tries a different way to chat with Rooms app

The world's largest social network expands its app strategy with a program that lets people chat in groups using a pseudonym.

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 5:30 pm

Facebook pays meager UK tax

Facebook paid almost no U.K. corporation tax for the second year in a row, even though revenues rose at the British arm.

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 9:59 am

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg speaks Chinese in Beijing visit

Facebook has been blocked by Chinese authorities for over five years, but company founder Mark Zuckerberg appears to be on a new charm offensive to crack the massive market. In a move that has sent tongues wagging across China and around the globe, Zuckerberg on Wednesday showed off his nascent…

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 9:38 am

Facebook's Zuckerberg speaks Chinese in Beijing visit

Facebook has been blocked by Chinese authorities for over five years, but company founder Mark Zuckerberg appears to be on a new charm offensive to crack the massive market. In a move that has sent tongues wagging across China and around the globe, Zuckerberg showed off his nascent Chinese…

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 9:21 am

Facebook's Zuckerberg wages China charm offensive — in Mandarin

Facebook is blocked in China, but its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg appears determined to win over hearts and minds in Beijing — surprising a hall full of students by conducting a Q&A session in Mandarin. Zuckerberg charmed his audience comprising Chinese and international students when he kicked off the half-hour session at the elite Tsinghua University with the words "Hello, everyone" in heavily …

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 8:26 am

Bits Blog: Mark Zuckerberg, Speaking Chinese, Discusses Facebook at Beijing Forum

At a forum at Tsinghua University in Beijing, Facebook’s chief executive discussed his thoughts on the company’s future in the country and why he is studying Chinese.

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:01 am

Stephen Amell On His Facebook Community; Talks Oliver's 'Arrow' Season 3 Struggles

   

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 9:36 pm

Facebook page 'incited axe attacks'

A Facebook page that claimed to monitor paedophiles in Northern Ireland encouraged axe attacks on sex offenders in their homes, a court hears.

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:37 pm

Facebook Paid Zero UK Tax Despite Generating $595 Million In The Region Last Year

Facebook posted an operating loss in the UK in 2013, meaning it paid no corporation tax for the second year in a row.

Posted on 22 October 2014 | 4:02 pm

Facebook sues lawyers for pursuing dubious Ceglia lawsuit

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – Facebook Inc and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg have sued several lawyers who represented Paul Ceglia, claiming they helped the upstate New York entrepreneur pursue a fraudulent lawsuit to extort a 50 percent stake in the social networking company. Monday's lawsuit was filed seven months after a federal judge dismissed Ceglia's civil case and two years …

Posted on 20 October 2014 | 10:20 pm