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Sandberg says Facebook must earn back trust

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Facebook Inc's operations chief Sheryl Sandberg said on Wednesday that the world's largest social network needed to win back public trust after facing scandals for violating...
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Google, Facebook spend big on U.S. lobbying amid policy battles

16 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Alphabet Inc's Google disclosed in a quarterly filing on Tuesday that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the U.S. government in 2018, topping its previous high...
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How one marketer uses a chatbot to retain customers

20 hours ago   |   Marketing Land

For cleaning product maker TriNova, a Facebook Messenger chatbot keeps customers engaged with the brand and buying more products than other customers.
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Easily build your own websites without training for only $39

Easily build your own websites without training for only $39

1 day ago   |   Android Central

Having your own website is a great way to market yourself, and it's essential if you want to make any waves today. Facebook pages for your business are fine to get started, and...
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Katie Price is right. Disabled people shouldn't be forced off the internet by abuse | Gaby Hinsliff

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

If the social media giants can't cope with the sheer volume of spite, then it's down to parliament to protect minority groups What sort of person repeatedly picks on a disabled...
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Facebook hasn't given up on the idea of building an internet drone

Facebook hasn't given up on the idea of building an internet drone

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends

Facebook's efforts to provide internet connectivity from the skies using solar-powered drones suffered a blow last year when the company abandoned its "Aquila" drone project...
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Facebook's WhatsApp limits users to five text forwards to curb rumors

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Facebook Inc's WhatsApp is limiting worldwide the number of times a user can forward a message to five, starting on Monday, as the popular messaging service looks to fight...
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Facebook to add 1,000 new jobs in Ireland by year-end

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The social media giant Facebook will hire an additional 1,000 people at its international headquarters in Dublin this year, the second major jobs announcement from a U.S...
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Facebook is reportedly testing solar-powered internet drones again - this time with Airbus

Facebook is reportedly testing solar-powered internet drones again - this time with Airbus

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Facebook last year grounded its ambitious plan to develop a solar-powered drone to beam internet across the world, but the company isn't done with the concept, it seems. The...
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Facebook Funds New AI Ethics Institute at University of Munich

2 days ago   |   CBR

"AI poses complex problems which industry alone cannot answer”
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