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Facebook prototypes a swipeable hybrid carousel of feed posts & Stories

Feed and Stories unite! Facebook is so eager to preempt the shift to Stories that it might even let us use the same interface of horizontally swipeable cards to sift through News Feed posts. If users won’t scroll down any more, Facebook’s ad business could ta…

facebook down - TechCrunch
5:51am PDT - April 15th, 2019

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp Are Reportedly Down Across U.S., Europe and the Philippines

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are reportedly down in areas in the U.S., Europe and the Philippines.

facebook down - Time
6:26am PDT - April 14th, 2019

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp experiencing widespread outages | CBC News

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are down. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were not loading as of early Sunday morning.

facebook down - CBC News
5:53am PDT - April 14th, 2019

Facebook down for some users, issues reported with WhatsApp, Instagram too

Downdetector.com's live outage map showed that the issues mainly cropped up in Europe

facebook down - The Hindu
5:22am PDT - April 14th, 2019

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down for users around the world

Facebook’s main web services are all down just a month after Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp app experienced issues for hours. The popular services started experiencing issues at 6:30AM ET this morning.

facebook down - The Verge
4:12am PDT - April 14th, 2019

Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp back up after outage

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were temporarily down early Sunday. All three social media platforms, including Facebook Messenger, were affected by the outage.

facebook down - The Washington Times
2:19am PDT - April 14th, 2019

My Father Died Before He Could See Bashir Fall

The military junta led by Omar Hassan al-Bashir shut down The Sudan Times, the newspaper my father coedited, and forced us into exile.

facebook down - The New York Times
2:28pm PDT - April 12th, 2019

Juul launches a pilot program that tracks how Juul devices get in the hands of minors

Juul Labs is today launching a pilot for its new Track & Trace program, which is meant to use data to identify exactly how Juul devices wind up in the hands of minors. Juul vaporizers all have a serial number down at the bottom, by the Juul logo. However, it …

facebook down - TechCrunch
10:41am PDT - April 12th, 2019

Facebook is regulating its products before lawmakers force them to

This week Facebook announced changes to groups, Messenger, and other products designed to reduce the spread of problematic content. It’s an attempt to head regulators off at the pass

facebook down - The Verge
3:00am PDT - April 12th, 2019

Instagram now demotes vaguely “inappropriate” content

Instagram is home to plenty of scantily-clad models and edgy memes that may start to get fewer views starting today. Now Instagram says “We have begun reducing the spread of posts that are inappropriate but do not go against Instagram’s Community Guidelines”.…

facebook down - TechCrunch
1:38pm PDT - April 10th, 2019

Facebook’s AI team maps the whole population of Africa

A new map of nearly all of Africa shows exactly where the continent's 1.3 billion people live down to the meter, which could help everyone from local governments to aid organizations. The map joins others like it from Facebook created by running satellite ima…

facebook down - TechCrunch
6:01am PDT - April 9th, 2019

Digital Addiction Getting You Down? Try an Analog Cure

Administering this cure isn’t easy, but it’s worth the effort.

facebook down - The New York Times
7:00pm PDT - April 8th, 2019

Spyware app abused iOS enterprise certificate to track targets

A spyware app abused the iOS enterprise certificate in order to bypass Apple’s App Store rules and target victims, security researchers discovered. The app is called Assistenza SIM and it could steal a user’s contacts, videos, photos, and real-time location d…

facebook down - The Verge
12:59pm PDT - April 8th, 2019

The N.F.L.’s Great Cherry Tree Caper

Public outcry disrupted plans to cut down cherry trees in Nashville to make space for an event for the NFL.

facebook down - The New York Times
3:00am PDT - April 8th, 2019

The N.F.L.’s Great Cherry Tree Caper

Public outcry disrupted plans to cut down cherry trees in Nashville to make space for an event for the NFL.

facebook down - The New York Times
3:00am PDT - April 8th, 2019

Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin’s B Capital makes $406M first close of new fund

B Capital, the VC firm from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, has made the first close of its second fund. The firm has closed out $406 million in initial capital, according to a filing lodged with the FCC last month. The document doesn’t include details o…

facebook down - TechCrunch
11:36pm PDT - April 7th, 2019

Cybercrime groups continue to flourish on Facebook

You might be surprised what you can buy on Facebook, if you know where to look. Researchers with Cisco’s Talos security research team have uncovered a wave of Facebook groups dedicated to making money from variety of illicit and otherwise sketchy online behav…

facebook down - TechCrunch
10:55am PDT - April 5th, 2019

Facebook groups for buying and selling credit cards still abound

We might think that stolen credit cards and personal information only get traded on the dark web, but the information is moving in plain sight on Facebook. According to intelligence firm Cisco Talos, there are dozens of groups on the social network that rathe…

facebook down - Engadget
8:48am PDT - April 5th, 2019

WhatsApp’s Business app comes to the iPhone

Over a year after WhatsApp officially introduced its app for business customers to its first markets, the previously Android-only WhatsApp Business app is today launching on the iPhone. According to the Facebook-owned company, WhatsApp Business has been adopt…

facebook down - TechCrunch
9:12am PDT - April 4th, 2019

Facebook Exposed Data Again, but This Viral Cat Can Save Lives

Catch up on the most important news today in 2 minutes or less.

facebook down - Wired
4:25pm PDT - April 3rd, 2019

WhatsApp’s Brian Acton to talk Signal Foundation and leaving Facebook at Disrupt SF

“We give them the power. That’s the bad part. We buy their products. We sign up for these websites. Delete Facebook, right?” That’s WhatsApp founder Brian Acton’s most recent quote about his former employer Facebook. Acton has seemingly been fueled by his exp…

facebook down - TechCrunch
9:02am PDT - April 3rd, 2019

WhatsApp adds a new privacy setting for groups in another effort to clamp down on fake news

WhatsApp today announced another protection for users in an effort to clamp down on the spread of fake news and misinformation. Through a new feature, users can control who has permission to add them to groups. The company says this will “help to limit abuse”…

facebook down - TechCrunch
6:52am PDT - April 3rd, 2019

Tinder fills Chief Product Officer position with hiring of Ravi Mehta

Tinder today announced it has hired Facebook vet Ravi Mehta as its new Chief Product Officer, as the company continues to shift Tinder’s focus to the younger demographic still enjoying the “single lifestyle.” Mehta’s background includes over 20 years in the i…

facebook down - TechCrunch
8:26am PDT - April 1st, 2019

Facebook axed its bird-size internet drones before they even flew

Facebook's Aquila wasn't the company's only experimental project meant to boost slow mobile internet speeds. According to a Business Insider report, the social network also explored the use of fixed-wing bird-size drones to provide people in remote locations …

facebook down - Engadget
6:58pm PDT - March 30th, 2019

Facebook will only stream six MLB games this season

Facebook will broadcast live Major League Baseball games once again this season. However, it will offer far fewer games than last year. Under the latest one-year deal, Facebook will stream six non-exclusive games on Watch, one per month during the regular sea…

facebook down - Engadget
11:43am PDT - March 29th, 2019

I'm a liberal, but that doesn't mean what a lot of you apparently think it does. Let's break it down, shall we? Because quite frankly, I'm getting a little tired of being told what I believe and what I stand for.... https://t.co/ci1OZD9MQA

Joe Rinehart (@Joe_Rinehart)
7:29pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @SayWhenLA: DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, pushing down shares of Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon We knew this. Wink w…

tampaQ (@q_tampa)
7:29pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019
RT @Zamalisa: I’m going to go lie down because the best social media post this year has come from... Facebook. https://t.co/rIDvlzvl0M

RT @Zamalisa: I’m going to go lie down because the best social media post this year has come from... Facebook. https://t.co/rIDvlzvl0M

Sarah Hasenfuss (@SarahRabbitFoot)
7:28pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @SayWhenLA: DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, pushing down shares of Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon We knew this. Wink w…

MayflowerAnon (@Patriot1620)
7:27pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @AdobePremiere: ICYMI, catch Principal Evangelist @beatlejase as he breaks down when to compress and when to normalize your audio files…

Abdulaziz (@aziz3dd2015_dev)
7:26pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @soit_goes: Trump thinks he is going host a reelection gala at his shithole building in Chicago on October 26th. Won't you please come…

QuabityAssuance (@GbertGotfreed)
7:26pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @AirGuitarAus: What’re you doing this Saturday night #Melbourne?! AIR GUITAR AUSTRALIA FINALS!! Come down to #TheNightCat and witness th…

BROCK MCROCK (@BROCKMCROCK)
7:26pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @blackraiden76T: Just click on the picture below and you will see that @facebook took down this post because it was offensive.. @MrChuck

W.E. (@amazingflash23)
7:26pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Last night at the National NAACP Convention for the Youth and College Division! The perfect ending to a stellar high school career as the count down to Howard draws near and Baby Girl embarks on a... https://t.co/Ys1FHUv61Y

Tammy Greer Brown (@tammygreerbrown)
7:26pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @BarleysMidland: We're counting down the days until Taps and Tunes! Saturday, July 27 starting at 1pm, join us for a full day of fun wit…

K.C. Hopps, Ltd. (@KCHoppsltd)
7:25pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @SayWhenLA: DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, pushing down shares of Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon We knew this. Wink w…

brenda (@brenda53421236)
7:25pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @SayWhenLA: DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, pushing down shares of Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon We knew this. Wink w…

JonE (@FornewsJon)
7:24pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @matthewstoller: FTC settlement with FB is out. The terms are strict. The Chair of the FTC gets on all fours so Mark Zuckerberg can sit…

AppleKuchenForBernie (@KuchenApple)
7:24pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @BarleysMidland: We're counting down the days until Taps and Tunes! Saturday, July 27 starting at 1pm, join us for a full day of fun wit…

Bethany Neal (@bethanyannneal)
7:24pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @tesla_truth: You know the Plainsite account run by aaron greenspan? One of the biggest anti-elon losers on twitter? Read this story abo…

Angel N Devil (@AngelNDevil2)
7:24pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Small Kindnesses I’ve been thinking about the way, when you walk down a crowded aisle, people pull in their legs to let you by. Or how strangers still say “bless you” when someone sneezes, a leftover from the... https://t.co/OIa1IFLJ0W

Mx. Michele James-Parham (@PghMidwife)
7:24pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019
RT @Zamalisa: I’m going to go lie down because the best social media post this year has come from... Facebook. https://t.co/rIDvlzvl0M

RT @Zamalisa: I’m going to go lie down because the best social media post this year has come from... Facebook. https://t.co/rIDvlzvl0M

Sydney Ruth (@4eversadney)
7:23pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Shutting down scanners Phase 3. ... url histogram... url microsoft-live... url services... url facebook-address... url facebook-id... url searches. https://t.co/0YTenxdcH6

جهاد علي سريع"المهدي الصنعاني" Jihad ALi Sarea (@con_jad)
7:22pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

“As the report points out, Facebook has significantly more resources at its disposal than the government agency, and a federal judge could have watered down terms of the agreement even more.” https://t.co/X5GhSa60Pb

Elisa Vazquez (@ElisaLVazquez)
7:22pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

I accidentally gave a thumbs down on someone's post about making macaroni salad at the next family party on our Facebook chat and I cannot delete it and omgggg

Prova(home)alone 2 (@lotsamozzastix)
7:21pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

Touched down....this driver just said “ugh, look at all that power around your neck” haha. #healingstones #crystals #hemp #swag — at Southwest Airlines Lambert St. Louis Airport https://t.co/S9Q1oNIp3b

Tele' the 2nd 1 (@TELE21)
7:21pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

I don’t get on Facebook because I usually scroll down, read a post or article, read the comments, type a long comment about how posting fake articles or satire and thinking it’s real is the problem... and then deleting it realizing it’s not my battle lol

Marquis. (@Swaggerlesss)
7:20pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

RT @SayWhenLA: DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, pushing down shares of Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon We knew this. Wink w…

LazDamar (@lazdamar)
7:20pm PDT - July 23rd, 2019

I’ve seen 2 Twitch clips of a woman treating her cat like shit twice. Seriously we get these abuse posts on Facebook and another thing why hasn’t PETA or Twitch took the channel down and taken the cat away for its own safety. An apology won’t suffice at all. That cat is not safe

Shan (@PlumbobTV)
11:29pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

Cop Beat Down Door, Almost Shoot Man Over A Dog - Viral Facebook Posts https://t.co/T9hJR0DepW via @YouTube

Conservative Thinker (@SidingMan503)
11:27pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

So a man about 40-50 years old kept sending me nasty sexual messages on Facebook so I told my dad and his police friends found out he lives 3 houses down from me. Yeah I sleep with a knife now.

sarahhh (@sarahtannerr)
11:27pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

"Down by the Seaside" by Page & Plant Down by the seaside See the boats go sailin' Can the people hear What the little fish are sayin' Oh, oh, the people turned away Oh, the people turned away Down in the city... https://t.co/VEsauAQvxX

Danyon Davis (@DanyonDavis)
11:26pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @Kintalk: Counting down till the Auckland Family History Expo 9-11 August, Fickling Convention Centre, Auckland https://t.co/AYGd2Wj0h5…

NZ Chinese Genealogy (@NZBC88)
11:25pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

i found and returned a german women's passport in san fran after tracking down her facebook three days ago but you don't see me harping on about it do you

Y. (@tenderscientist)
11:24pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

Claim Anzac Day 'would no longer exist' under Labor pokies ban shot down https://t.co/XQyWDn6Fpf via @ABCNews

Don't Look Ethel.. (@Smile__Petal)
11:21pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

My coordinators stay leaving 12 page messages in the facebook gc about how when we call out we’re letting down the team and we shouldn’t do that because we’re a work family so now I’m just not gonna give notice and just not show up

johanna (@kaleidoseok)
11:20pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: Well written article about #Epstein bringing down not just the elite, but the [ones] ABOVE the elite. Unfortunately you'…

DS gab.ai name @Ducks27 follow pls (@Duxgirl27)
11:20pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: Well written article about #Epstein bringing down not just the elite, but the [ones] ABOVE the elite. Unfortunately you'…

Shine-On ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@LuvsShinyObjs)
11:19pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

It is with great sadness that I am posting that my amazing wee brother released his soul from his dis-eased body on Friday night. He had decided to move on to better experiences and down a different road. Godfrey... https://t.co/hZRjfDBEfN

Janet Connor (@JanetZenzone)
11:17pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: Well written article about #Epstein bringing down not just the elite, but the [ones] ABOVE the elite. Unfortunately you'…

Gloria Schaer-Cruz (@CruzSchaer)
11:14pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @TianaDelton: It's that time again...it's date night!!! We will be getting down to Bel Biv Devoe... Josh's kids were like, who are they?…

Rachel Anderson (@rjaArizona)
11:13pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RICO GET DOWN MESSING UP MY HIT HAT https://t.co/P41MiRhshC

SETH AVERY WRIGHT (@DJAYAVERY)
11:11pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: Well written article about #Epstein bringing down not just the elite, but the [ones] ABOVE the elite. Unfortunately you'…

Mrs.Cocofa11 (@cocofa11)
11:11pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @back_ttys: Media that felt a rando on facebook should be doxxed ( along with his mug shot ) over a slowed-down video of Pelosi sees no…

LukeHandCool (@starrfin)
11:11pm PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @StormIsUponUs: Well written article about #Epstein bringing down not just the elite, but the [ones] ABOVE the elite. Unfortunately you'…

Lydie Digital Soldier (@ma_liky_)
11:11pm PDT - July 20th, 2019