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Facebook investigates data firm Crimson Hexagon

New York | Saturday, Jul 21 2018 IST

Facebook has suspended a US-based analytics firm while it investigates concerns about the collection and sharing of user data, said a BBC News report on Saturday. Crimson Hexagon, based in Boston, des

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Facebook wants to launch own Internet satellite in 2019: Report

San Francisco |Saturday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST

As part of its plan to connect billions of people who are still offline, Facebook is working on launching Athena, its own Internet satellite, early in 2019, the WIRED reported.

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Facebook suspends US-based analytics firm over data concerns

Washington |Saturday, 2018 10:15:08 AM IST

After the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, Facebook has now suspended Boston-based data analytics company Crimson Hexagon over concerns that it harvested users' data.

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Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter join Data Transfer Project

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 10:15:06 PM IST

To help billions of users manage their data and help them transfer that into and out of online services without privacy issues, four tech giants -- Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter -- on Friday

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Facebook must adhere to German Holocaust denial laws, says Berlin

BERLIN | Thursday, Jul 19 2018 IST

Facebook must stick to German laws which ban Holocaust denial, the Justice Ministry in Berlin said on Thursday after Mark Zuckerberg caused outrage by saying his platform should not delete such commen

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Facebook to remove posts that spur violence

San Francisco |Thursday, 2018 10:15:04 AM IST

Accused of helping to spur violence in countries like Myanmar, Sri Lanka and India, Facebook has said it will begin removing misinformation that leads to violence and physical harm.

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Fixing mistakes for better content moderation: Facebook

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2018 11:15:05 AM IST

Facing ire over reports that it is protecting far-right activists and under-age accounts, Facebook on Wednesday said it takes the mistakes incredibly seriously and is working on to prevent these issue

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Facebook joins Skill India Mission to empower youth

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 10:50:55 AM IST

Social media giant Facebook on Tuesday entered into a strategic partnership with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to empower youth and entrepreneurs with digital skills in India.

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Facebook shielding far-right activists, under-age accounts: Report

London |Wednesday, 2018 10:50:55 AM IST

Moderators at Facebook are protecting far-right activists, preventing their Pages from being deleted even after they violate the rules set up by the social media giant, the media reported.

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Facebook joins Skill India Mission to train empower youth

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

Social media giant Facebook on Tuesday entered into a strategic partnership with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to empower youth and entrepreneurs with digital skills in India.

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Apple, Facebook, Twitter celebrate World Emoji Day

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

Apple, Facebook, Twitter and other tech giants celebrated World Emoji Day on Tuesday with declaring most used and favourite emojis, announcement of new ones, acknowledging how emojis make conversataio

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Facebook joins Skill India Mission

New Delhi | Tuesday, Jul 17 2018 IST

Facebook and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), have joined hands to empower youth and entrepreneurs with digital skills in India. Strengthening the Skill India Mission, the partnershi

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