Tag Archives: internet

Facebook’s “unsend” message tool to go public

Facebook plans to roll out an “unsend” feature to its messaging service, after the social network was caught retracting messages sent by Mark Zuckerberg and other executives.

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Nearly two billion people have watched Facebook Live broadcasts

There's no doubt that Facebook Live has grown a lot in the two years since it launched, but by how much? Facebook is eager to share a few stats. The social network has chalked up more than 3.5 billion broadcasts since 2016, with the daily average c...

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Amazon greenlights Lorena Bobbitt documentary series

Amazon has given the go-ahead to a four-part documentary series on Lorena Bobbitt, Variety reports. Bobbitt became a media focus in 1993 when she cut off her husband's penis while he slept -- which she later said she did because he had raped her. The...

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The Morning After: Facebook’s long day

Hopefully your day isn't as busy as yesterday was for Facebook. We'll explain what the social network is up to now, plus take a look at the first of many powerful-and-light gaming laptops on the way.

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Facebook is changing the way it stores call and text history

Facebook published a blog post today detailing the changes it has made to how it manages users' data. You can read a broader summary of that report here, but among the new changes is a tweak to how Facebook collects and stores call and text history....

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Mark Zuckerberg: We didn’t do enough to keep users safe

In light of the announcement that Facebook has rewritten its data policy to make it easier for users to understand, and that Cambridge Analytica may have had up to 87 million users' data, founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg hosted a call with the media t...

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Facebook restricts how you can search for other people

Facebook is attempting to make things right with its users after the Cambridge Analytica scandal. In a blog post, the social network's CTO Mike Schroepfer admitted the fiasco may have exposed 87 million individuals' data -- and he outlined how that w...

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The Morning After: The real world doesn’t matter in ‘Ready Player One’

Today, we have a new look Reddit, for the first time in forever, test the newest (and cheaper) iPad and take a closer look at Ready Player One.

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Mercedes’ ridesharing ViaVan service comes to London

Add another company to the list of transportation services filling Uber's London-sized void. Mercedes-Benz and Via have launched their jointly owned ViaVan service in Zones 1 and 2 of the city, giving Londoners a "ride-pooling" option that bridges th...

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Google puts movie info, reviews and showtimes all in one spot

Google announced a new feature today that will help you out when you're deciding what movie to go see. Now, when you look for movies or showtimes in Google Search on your phone, you'll be able to easily compare different films and see where and when...

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