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Facebook to hire 1,000 people in London this year for its biggest engineering centre outside US
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Facebook to hire 1,000 people in London this year for its biggest engineering centre outside US

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg will announce the new jobs, which will take its total UK employees to more than 4,000.

Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users about data collection: US FTC
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Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users about data collection: US FTC

The order comes after Facebook agreed in July to pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to the FTC.

Twitter to update its global privacy policy so that users have more control over their personal information
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Twitter to update its global privacy policy so that users have more control over their personal information

These Twitter policy changes, which will take effect on 1 January 2020, will comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act.

Facebook does not want to name apps that misused user data, in US privacy probe
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Facebook does not want to name apps that misused user data, in US privacy probe

Facebook's internal investigation led it to suspend 69,000 apps as their developers did not cooperate.

Facebook privacy lawsuit to proceed, court calls its views on privacy 'so wrong'
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Facebook privacy lawsuit to proceed, court calls its views on privacy 'so wrong'

Facebook argued that users suffered no "tangible" harm during the scandal.

Facebook F8: Instagram is on the path to becoming Facebook 2.0 with big e-commerce play
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Facebook F8: Instagram is on the path to becoming Facebook 2.0 with big e-commerce play

Looking at the way things are going, it will only be a matter of time before things get overwhelming on Instagram.

Instagram is thinking of hiding your likes, and Twitter both loves and hates the idea
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Instagram is thinking of hiding your likes, and Twitter both loves and hates the idea

The new 'like hiding' feature is currently being tested with users in Canada.

Cut the crap, Mark Zuckerberg, nobody cares if Facebook is encrypted, and you know it
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Cut the crap, Mark Zuckerberg, nobody cares if Facebook is encrypted, and you know it

Despite the lies, tone-deaf attitude & support for genocidal dictators, we continue to use Facebook.

Facebook F8: WhatsApp announces Product Catalogs targeting small businesses
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Facebook F8: WhatsApp announces Product Catalogs targeting small businesses

Small businesses using WhatsApp will now be able to display their product catalog within the platform.

Facebook's Portal smart display gets WhatsApp integration, Amazon Prime Video support
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Facebook's Portal smart display gets WhatsApp integration, Amazon Prime Video support

Facebook announced that both the Portal and Portal+ models will be brought to Europe this fall.

Facebook's new 'secret crushes' feature will help you find friends who are totally into you
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Facebook's new 'secret crushes' feature will help you find friends who are totally into you

Who isn’t curious to see whether a friend secretly likes them? Secret Crush will help you find out.

Facebook overhauls design as it pivots to private messaging
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Facebook overhauls design as it pivots to private messaging

By Katie Paul SAN JOSE, Calif. (Reuters) - Facebook Inc debuted an overhaul of its core social network on Tuesday, taking its first concrete steps to refashion itself into a private messaging and e-commerce company as it tries to move past scandals while tapping new revenue sources.

Facebook F8 2019: Oculus Rift S and Quest to go on pre-order from 21 May at $399
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Facebook F8 2019: Oculus Rift S and Quest to go on pre-order from 21 May at $399

Oculus Rift S and Oculus Quest are now available for pre-order for $399 with shipping starting from 21 May.

Facebook F8 2019: Here's what's new with Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp
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Facebook F8 2019: Here's what's new with Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp

Mark Zuckerberg opened the keynote and made it clear that Facebook's main focus this year was privacy.

F8 2019: Facebook gets a design revamp, more with FB5 for desktop and mobile
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F8 2019: Facebook gets a design revamp, more with FB5 for desktop and mobile

Fresh design aside, there is a growing importance on Groups that now gets a revamped tab.

Facebook app to undergo major changes as company gets more 'privacy-focussed'
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Facebook app to undergo major changes as company gets more 'privacy-focussed'

Facebook's News Feed continues to draw ad dollars but user growth in its most lucrative markets has slowed.

Facebook F8 Conference Day 1 highlights: Privacy to be the main focus across all products
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Facebook F8 Conference Day 1 highlights: Privacy to be the main focus across all products

Privacy to be the main focus across all products Facebook has said. It has made some changes to all its products.

Cambridge Analytica data scandal: Timeline of year gone by shows Facebook has a lot to do
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Cambridge Analytica data scandal: Timeline of year gone by shows Facebook has a lot to do

Here's a timeline of events since Cambridge Analytica scandal was first revealed in March 2018.

Facebook bug that leaked 6.8 million user's data being probed by Irish regulators
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Facebook bug that leaked 6.8 million user's data being probed by Irish regulators

The bug allowed some 1,500 software apps to access private photos for 12 days ending 25 September.

EU's cybersecurity agency demands full and independent Facebook data audit
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EU's cybersecurity agency demands full and independent Facebook data audit

EU urged Facebook to accept "a full, independent audit of its platform investigating data protection"