Facebook is rolling out a new tool which might affect ad targeting capabilities. It had been announced in the last year. With the new tool, users will be able to manage their off-Facebook activity that is used by advertisers.
The government of Sri Lankan was seen to have on Monday temporarily blocked certain social media platforms which included Facebook and WhatsApp. This happened since a Mosque had been attacked in Chilaw which followed weeks after the Easter Sunday bombings.
Facebook recently announced its first research grants to academics studying the impact of social media on elections. It has decide to open its data to some 60 researchers from 30 academics institutions across 11 countries.
Facebook one of the most popular and famous social networking platforms is said to pay a fine of around $5 billion which is related to the Federal Trade Commission probe into its data practices. This will mark the biggest penalty against a tech company in the agency's history.
Facebook seems to be in the process of developing its own voice assistant for Oculus VR and smart speakers. The company wants to compete with rivals Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant. Since the year 2018, the company seems to be developing an artificial intelligence-based digital assistant.
Facebook seems to be going the Snapchat way. It is all set to merge its News Feed and Story feed just like Snapchat-style. Snapchat has long changed the way users saw the Snapchat stories. Now Facebook seems to be doing the same.
Facebook-owned apps again seems to be down for some reason. It was seen that the apps were down for users worldwide. It was almost a month back that Facebook and its family of apps suffered a breakdown for almost 24 hours. Now users across the world seem to be again complaining that the apps are not working properly.
The reality is traditional <b>Facebook advertising</b> still dominates many marketing budgets with its 2.3 billion users. Although Facebook and Instagram ...
Facebook seems to be changing its terms and conditions after facing pressure from EU. It is all set to modify its terms and conditions to explain how user data can be used to sell targeted advertisements. The new terms of service agreements will reveal details of its business models.