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Bad Week for Facebook, News and Revenge Porn

Bad Week for Facebook, News and Revenge Porn $FB Nasdaq:FB Shares in Facebook dropped by more than 4 percent ahead of Friday’s opening bell after the CEO announced ch.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 13th, 2018

Leaked internal documents reveal Facebook’s policies on violent and extremist videos

Newly leaked internal documents out of Facebook show how the social media company tackles hate speech, violent videos and revenge porn. The company faces a deluge of revenge porn on the site and reviews more than 6.5 million fake accounts per week, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2017

As Facebook changes its feed, advertisers see video ambitions

The company said last week it would allow people to rank news sources they saw as the most credible and trustworthy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2018

Facebook To Start Ranking News Sources, Promote Only The "Most Trustworthy"

One week after it emerged  that FaceBook has finally thrown in the towel on free speech, and would henceforth mute accounts it deems "untrustworthy", leaving open the question of just how would Zuckerberg would decide who is or isn't.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 19th, 2018

Facebook To Start Ranking News Sources, Promote Only The "Most Trustworthy

One week after it emerged  that FaceBook has finally thrown in the towel on free speech, and would henceforth mute accounts it deems "untrustworthy", leaving open the question of just how would Zuckerberg would decide who is or isn't.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 19th, 2018

Facebook"s Algorithm Changes Could Boost Ad Prices, Says William Blair

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) shares have experienced uncertainty over the past week after announcements of changes to the platform's news feed algorithm. Latest Rating.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 18th, 2018

What Did Facebook Just Do to Content Publishers?

Facebook's announced changes to its News feed sent content publishers into a tizzy last week. The dust hasn't settled yet, but it's clear that the changes are going to be huge for some publishers......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 15th, 2018

Tech Stocks This Week: Facebook"s News Feed Change, Amazon"s Echo Opportunity, and More

Facebook stock drops, Amazon looks ready for more smart-speaker dominance, and Apple gains PC market share. Here's what investors should know......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2018

Facebook will now show you more posts from friends and family than news

Last week, Zuckerberg said his resolution for 2018 was to 'fix' the social network he co-founded.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Disney and Apple Head for Conflict, While Google and Facebook Burn

Video programming space is getting crowded This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. Good morning, and welcome to the sprint of a week that marks the end of a marathon year. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 18th, 2017

FB wants your nude photos to prevent "revenge porn": Why it raises doubts

Facebook wants to help women who get worried that their ex-partners may shame or manipulate them by uploading sexual images taken during relationship.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017

To combat revenge porn, Facebook wants some users to send their intimate photos

Facebook has an unusual request for Australian users who think they may be victims of revenge porn. It wants them to send their intimate photos through its Messenger app -- to themselves -- as part of a new pilot program to crack down on the problem......»»

Category: topSource: moneyNov 9th, 2017

How Facebook Plans to Use Your Nude Photos to Combat Revenge Porn

The social-media platform is asking users to send their most personal pictures to help it combat revenge porn......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 9th, 2017

New Facebook Anti Revenge Porn Tool Wants Users To Upload Their Nudes

Facebook is testing a new feature to prevent revenge porn on its platform. Australia, which.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 8th, 2017

Facebook asks users for nude photos in project to combat revenge porn

In Australia pilot effort, company will ‘hash’ images, converting them into digital fingerprints that prevent any other attempts to upload the same pictures.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2017

Facebook Now Wants Your Nude Photos

To combat ‘revenge porn’, Facebook is now asking users to send in their nudes, to test a new anti-revenge porn technology. A pilot program is currently underway in A.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 7th, 2017

Tech Stocks Last Week: Apple, Facebook, and Shopify Report Earnings

As earnings season continued last week tech stocks served investors some interesting news yet again In this week s review of tech stock stories we ll look at earnings reports from three hot stocks Apple NASDAQ AAPL Facebook NASDAQ FB and Shopify NYSE.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqNov 5th, 2017

Facebook stumbles with early effort to stamp out fake news

The flaws highlight a fundamental question that will be asked this week when internet companies testify in front of Congressional committees.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 30th, 2017

Facebook, Google and Other Big Tech Companies Facing Political Scrutiny

After a week of stock market adulation comes political critique. This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. Last week the biggest U.S. Int.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 30th, 2017

Twitter To Crack Down On Revenge Porn Ahead Of Senate Intel Committee Hearing

Via StockBoardAsset.com, Last week, Twitter Safety released ‘a calendar of our safety work’ in approach to make the social media platform a much safer place. Twitter’s blog indicates “far too often in the past we’v.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 23rd, 2017

Fake NFL story continues to find haven on Facebook days after being debunked

Last week, right-wing social media platforms widely shared a fake news story about an NFL player supposedly burning an American flag in the team's loc.....»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 6th, 2017