Facebook no longer allows its apps to be pre-installed on Huawei phones – National

The Commerce Department last month effectively barred U.S. companies from selling their technology to Huawei and other Chinese firms without government approval. China’s Commerce

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Typical Melbourne weather – amazing one minute and then clouds and rain. (not pictured, me riding my bike from morning workout in pouring sideways rain)

Posted by jenmartin on 2016-01-21 22:12:12 Tagged: , facebook amazing weather images – Typical Melbourne weather – amazing one minute and then clouds and

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Facebook removes 3 billion fake accounts — unclear if the problem is getting better – National

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous six months, the

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Facebook, Google, Amazon ‘come together’ with plan to tackle online hate – National

Internet giants — Microsoft, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Amazon — came together to condemn online hate in a joint statement issued on Wednesday. Executives of

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Trump says he’s monitoring social media ‘censorship’ after Facebook bans extremists – National

STERLING, Va.  — U.S. President Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures, declaring that he was “monitoring

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‘Completely unacceptable’: Canadian watchdog to take Facebook to court over privacy concerns

Canada’s privacy czar is taking Facebook to court after finding the social-media giant’s lax practices allowed personal information to be used for political purposes.

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Facebook to join Google, Amazon in developing voice-activated assistant technology – National

Facebook Inc is working to develop a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon.com Inc’s Alexa, Apple Inc’s Siri and Alphabet Inc’s Google Assistant.

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Facebook stored passwords unencrypted, visible to employees on internal servers – National

SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook left hundreds of millions of user passwords readable by its employees for years, the company acknowledged Thursday after a security

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Facebook sues 3 people, 4 companies in China for pushing sale of fake likes, followers, accounts – National

Facebook and Instagram have sued three people and four companies based in the People’s Republic of China, alleging that they promoted the sale of

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Apple vs. Facebook and Google: What has the tech superpowers feuding – National

Apple took a bold stance this week as it removed access to their technology used internally at Facebook and Google – leaving them scrambling.

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