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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Forces Users Worldwide To Download Messenger For Mobile Chat   —  Over the next few days, Facebook will stop allowing messaging in its main iPhone and Android apps, and force all their users around the world to download its standalone Messenger app.  Facebook first started forcing users …
Jul 28, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
OkCupid admits that it experiments on users, just like Facebook   —  Defending Facebook's experiments, OkCupid admits to some of its own  —  Facebook received a lot of backlash when news came out that it had manipulated users' news feeds in order to experiment on them, and today OkCupid …
Jul 28, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Will Oremus / Slate:
Facebook's privacy pivot: Mark Zuckerberg's plan to win back trust   —  Why Mark Zuckerberg is trying to win back users' trust.  —  Remember when Mark Zuckerberg didn't believe in privacy?  When he argued that it was “no longer a social norm”?  When Facebook employees wouldn't even use the word …
Jul 27, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context
Mark Sullivan / VentureBeat:
Marc Andreessen takes to Twitter to quote bad predictions about Facebook through the years   —  Marc Andreessen takes a walk down memory lane with Facebook doubters  —  Marc Andreessen has been a Facebook investor from very early on.  Andreesson, who has been given to launching …
Jul 26, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Associated Press:
Social networks Bubblews and Bonzo Me pay users for posts that attract traffic and advertisers   —  Get paid for posts?  Social networking's new twist  —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared -except the money those posts produce.
Jul 26, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Why Doesn't Facebook Want to Brag About Its Billion-Dollar App Ad Business?   —  Did you think that Facebook's amazing mobile ad story — mobile was a big, troublesome zero two years ago, and 62 percent of the company's ad revenue yesterday — was fueled by app install ads?
Jul 26, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Reed Albergotti / Wall Street Journal:
SEC Drops Probe Into Facebook for Pre-IPO Disclosures   —  Facebook on Thursday said the Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its probe into the company over disclosures about advertising revenue ahead of its May 2012 initial public offering.  —  The SEC had been investigating whether …
Jul 25, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Ian Sherr / CNET:
Facebook's Oculus teaming with Samsung for mobile virtual reality push   —  The company is working with one of the world's largest smartphone makers in an effort to push VR beyond desktop computers and consoles.  —  The future of virtual reality may already be in your pocket.
Jul 24, 2014, 11:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram's “Bolt” Leak Could Be A New Facebook App Or An App Install Ad Test   —  Some Instagram users are reporting having briefly seen a banner advertisement within the Instagram application which pointed to a new app called “Bolt,” described as a “one tap photo messaging” app.
Jul 24, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Facebook and Uber Discuss Integration of Car Service Into Messenger   —  Mark Zuckerberg must be looking to Asia for inspiration for the kind of platform Facebook Messenger could become.  —  Here's one idea: An integration with popular car-hailing service Uber that would be beneficial to both companies and, presumably, their users.
Jul 24, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context

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