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Several phone apps feed sensitive data to Facebook without user consent: Report
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Several phone apps feed sensitive data to Facebook without user consent: Report

An analytics tool called “App Events” records user activity and report it back to Facebook.

Facebook to take down its data-hungry research app from iOS after backlash
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Facebook to take down its data-hungry research app from iOS after backlash

The app 'Facebook Research' will apparently continue to be available for Android users.

WhatsApp spotted testing QR code and a fresh add contact feature for iOS, Android
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WhatsApp spotted testing QR code and a fresh add contact feature for iOS, Android

WhatsApp is redesigning the current method of adding contacts to the platform.

Facebook reports $13.5 bn revenue in Q3 with a rise of 10% in monthly active users
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Facebook reports $13.5 bn revenue in Q3 with a rise of 10% in monthly active users

Facebook employs 33,606 people and the majority of new hires have been in technical functions.

Facebook now reports cyber attackers stealing data from 29 million accounts
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Facebook now reports cyber attackers stealing data from 29 million accounts

Lawmakers and investors have grown more concerned that Facebook is not doing enough to safeguard data.

SAP, Microsoft and Adobe announce data alliance for their Open Data Initiative
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SAP, Microsoft and Adobe announce data alliance for their Open Data Initiative

The partners announced the Open Data Initiative at a Microsoft conference in Orlando, Florida.

Samsung's Galaxy S7 contains a security flaw making it vulnerable to hacking
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Samsung's Galaxy S7 contains a security flaw making it vulnerable to hacking

The Galaxy S7 is currently used by some 30 million people, according to research firm Strategy Analytics.

WhatsApp's building an India-based team to combat fake news circulation
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WhatsApp's building an India-based team to combat fake news circulation

The messaging app is under fire over abuse of its platform for circulation of fake news that has incited mob fury.

Is Facebook really working to keep its users safe from fake, abusive content?
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Is Facebook really working to keep its users safe from fake, abusive content?

The TV report on Channel 4 in the UK raised questions about the policies and processes of Facebook.

Snapchat now allows you to export videos not only in circlular but also square format
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Snapchat now allows you to export videos not only in circlular but also square format

The update will roll out for iOS and Android and apply to both the launched versions of the glasses.

Digital wallet service WhatsApp Payments is being beta tested by 1 mn Indian users
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Digital wallet service WhatsApp Payments is being beta tested by 1 mn Indian users

WhatsApp had stated that sensitive user data such as the last 6 digits of a debit card and UPI PIN is not stored at all.

Facebook could soon start banning ads and advertisers based on feedback from its users
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Facebook could soon start banning ads and advertisers based on feedback from its users

Facebook users can now leave negative feedback for advertisements which mislead them into buying low quality goods or cause any other issues.

Leave us alone, Facebook! We've had enough of your empty promises | FOMO Episode 5
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Leave us alone, Facebook! We've had enough of your empty promises | FOMO Episode 5

Our internet scout Nano is fed up with Facebook's shenanigans, and she's only got one thing to say, "LEAVE US ALONE, FACEBOOK!"

Instagram introduces @mention sharing feature that lets users share stories that they've been tagged in
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Instagram introduces @mention sharing feature that lets users share stories that they've been tagged in

The @mention feature will allow its users to put up a story in which they have been tagged as their story as well.

Facebook is expected to announce 1.9 billion active users with 45 percent revenue growth
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Facebook is expected to announce 1.9 billion active users with 45 percent revenue growth

Ahead of its first quarter results of 2017 on Wednesday, media reports say Facebook may announce it has nearly 1.9 billion users.

Shareholders want Twitter to be operated and managed by its users
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Shareholders want Twitter to be operated and managed by its users

Twitter shareholders want to turn the micro-blogging site into a user-led cooperative, following a petition by a group of company fans urging it to sell itself to its users.

Reddit is rolling out public user profiles as part of site makeover
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Reddit is rolling out public user profiles as part of site makeover

Social media network Reddit announced on Tuesday that it will begin rolling out public profiles for users, the latest in a series of changes aimed at boosting engagement on the hugely popular site.

Facebook is planning to start a new programme similar to Google Doodle to educate users
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Facebook is planning to start a new programme similar to Google Doodle to educate users

To educate people, Google has been serving users a new Doodle on every special day. But now social media giant Facebook has come up with a similar programme that will serve the same purpose that Google's service has been fulfilling.

Google adds Hindi language support to Allo; learns what
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Google adds Hindi language support to Allo; learns what "Kya haal hai" means

In a bid to take instant messaging experience to millions in India, Google on Monday introduced Hindi language capabilities in its Google Allo smart messaging app.

Facebook users in US can now order food from the platform
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Facebook users in US can now order food from the platform

Facebook Inc said users in the United States would be able to order food through the Facebook pages of restaurants starting on Wednesday as part of its efforts to connect users and businesses.