Facebook took has recently taken out a patent for a new technology which allows to determine legality of content posted on a social networking system. The anty-piracy patent was granted to Facebook on the 3rd of December. Facebook is going to use some special social signals to determine whether the posted content infringes copyrights or not....Read more
It has become known that Facebook is testing a new app which allows users to save posted links and read the information later. The app is known as ''Save for Later''. Now you can see the list of ''Saved Links'' which depicts all the links which have been saved. Each of the links is provided...Read more
Facebook has begged to be excused on account of asking some users to demonstrate their Government IDs (passport or driving license) in order to be provided with an opportunity of logging in to their accounts. The reasons for such a verification were not named. Facebook's plenipotentiary explained to one of the American magazines: ''Yesterday, we showed...Read more
In the Internet there appeared a website which collects and archive all the information about Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of the social network service Facebook. The Zuckerberg Files contains Zuckerberg's all public utterances, blog posts, letters to shareholders, interviews, and bibliographical information of publications, where it is told about the founder of Facebook. Now there are more...Read more
Facebook removes a video which shows a woman being beheaded by a masked man in Mexico. Millions of users cry with one accord that gory videos shouldn't be permitted on the site. Facebook's authorities have to toughen their policy concerning images of graphic violence. Facebook's statement: When we review content that is reported to us, we...Read more
Facebook experienced errors across the site on the 21st of October. When the users tried to update their statuses, post comments, send messages and post and like photos, they could see the following message: ''There was a problem updating your status. Please try again in a few minutes''. Facebook suffered a service disruption. But the...Read more
Recently Facebook Inc has acquired Onavo, a powerful company located in Israel. In fact Onavo is an American company which has its headquarters in Tel Aviv. 40 people are employed by this data compression and mobile analytics company. Onavo is a closed corporation which was founded by Guy Rosen. Facebook's purpose of the acquisition of Onavo is...Read more
Facebook, one of the most popular social network throughout the world, released its new option called ''Autofill With Facebook''. They aim to simplify matters of online purchasing via mobile. Specially for that purpose Facebook is going to develop collaboration with eBay's PayPal, Stripe, and Braintree Payment Solutions. Most likely at a later date ''Autofill With...Read more
Earlier today, Facebook held a press event where the company discussed its News Feed algorithm for how posts are displayed to users in the way they are. The company promised to be more transparent about future updates to the algorithm, and launched a blog dedicated to doing so.
According to a report fromб═ABC News, Facebook will begin the general rollout of its new Graph Search tool, which was first introduced in January of this year, to U.S. users. Graph Search has been in testing with a limited number of users since its initial unveiling and is an overhaul of the search...Read more
Earlier this year, Facebook introduced a new feature on its mobile apps called "stickers," which are emoticon-like pictures that users of the social network can send to each other in messages. It replaced the previous simple emoticons, allowing users to download their own sets as well.