High Tech > Facebook

Facebook will stop showing minors ads for gun accessories

8 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Facebook will soon prevent minors from viewing ads for gun accessories such as holsters, or magazines. The move comes amidst renewed focus on gun violence in the United States following school shootings in Santa Fe, Texas, Parkland, Florida, and others.
According to a Facebook spokesperson, the company already bans ads for guns and modifications, but sellers can post ads for accessories such as gun-mounted flashlights, scopes, holsters, gun cases, gun paint, or slings. The company isn't going to prohibit those ads, but it will require sellers to “restrict their audiences to at least 18...
Read more ...

 

Facebook updates its policies regarding weapon accessories and minors

Facebook updates its policies regarding weapon accessories and minors

8 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Facebook has once again updated its advertisement policies. This time, the company is cracking down on ads related to firearms accessories and services. The company will still allow such ads on its platform, but will no longer allow advertisers to target minors.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Facebook      News      Social Media      Ads      Facebook weapons ads  


A Safe Bet

A Safe Bet

A septet of tech journalists have joined forces to share their thoughts on Samsung's Galaxy S10 phones in this live episode from Barcelona. On the eve of Mobile World Congress... Read more ...

Microsoft Workers Demand Executives Terminate Contract For Using Hololens In...

Microsoft Workers Demand Executives Terminate Contract For Using Hololens In Military Weaponry

A group of Microsoft workers, calling themselves "Microsoft Workers 4 Good" has released an open letter addressed to Microsoft executives Brad Smith and Satya Nadella... Read more ...

Testing Oppo's 10x optical zoom camera

Testing Oppo's 10x optical zoom camera

Oppo announced that it will launch a phone with its new 10x zoom triple camera module in Q2 this year. For now, they let us play with a prototype unit to test out the camera... Read more ...

Oppo announces 5G and 10x lossless zoom handsets

Oppo announces 5G and 10x lossless zoom handsets

Saturday afternoon is a rough time for a press conference - particularly with the official kickoff of Mobile World Congress still a few days away. That said, there are certain... Read more ...

Remo+ debuts $99 RemoBell S Amazon Echo and Google Home compatible video...

Remo+ debuts $99 RemoBell S Amazon Echo and Google Home compatible video doorbell

Remo+ just launched a new video doorbell model, the RemoBell S. For several reasons, not just its $99 price tag, the RemoBell S stands out in the crowd. With the RemoBell S... Read more ...

Adobe has fixed a Premiere Pro CC issue that blew some MacBook Pro speakers

Adobe has fixed a Premiere Pro CC issue that blew some MacBook Pro speakers

Earlier this month, CNet and 9to5Mac reported that a number of Adobe Premiere CC users experienced a worrying problem with the program: a bug seemed to be blowing the speakers... Read more ...

Photography News: Update Premiere Pro before a bug damages your computer

Photography News: Update Premiere Pro before a bug damages your computer

Adobe Premiere Pro users will want to install the latest update as soon as possible. The update corrects an audio bug after some users said the bug blew out their speakers in... Read more ...

Top 20 des jeux vidéo les plus vendus en France en 2018

Top 20 des jeux vidéo les plus vendus en France en 2018

Le syndicat des éditeurs de logiciels de loisirs a dévoilé en milieu de semaine son panorama du marché français du jeu vidéo en 2018. Voici les 20 jeux qui se distinguent dans... Read more ...

Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Listed below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days. Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10e... Read more ...

UFC Fight Night 145: Stream Blachowicz vs. Santos free with ESPN Plus trial

UFC Fight Night 145: Stream Blachowicz vs. Santos free with ESPN Plus trial

MMA fans are looking forward to UFC Fight Night 145, with the event kicking off this Saturday at the O2 Arena in Prague. You can watch it totally free by taking advantage of an... Read more ...