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Vadim Lavrusik / Facebook:
Facebook extends ability to share live video to all iPhone users in the US, rest of the world over coming weeks, Android users soon   —  Expanding Live Video to More People  —  In December, we started testing the ability for people to share live video on Facebook, and it has been inspiring …
Jan 28, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context
Terry Collins / CNET:
Facebook's Sports Stadium, billed as a hub for chats, stats, and commentary, is hard to find and lacks user participation, for now   —  Facebook needs more friends in its new Sports Stadium  —  Not only is it hard to find Facebook's new Sports Stadium feature, but it may be lonely once you do.
Jan 25, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Nielsen to add Facebook discussions to its Twitter TV Ratings, to be renamed “Social Content Rankings”, eventually will include Instagram   —  Nielsen Wants to Watch You Talk to Your Facebook Friends About What You Watch on TV  —  It is a little hard to remember now …
Jan 20, 2016, 1:10 AMIn context
Richard Gray / Daily Mail:
Social networking site Friends Reunited shuts down after 15+ years as founder works on new private sharing site Liife   —  Friends Reunited founder Steve Pankhurst says the site is closing  —  It allowed countless adults renew friendships and even rekindle old relationships long before Facebook arrived on the scene.
Jan 19, 2016, 10:20 AMIn context
Shara Tibken / CNET:
Facebook, Google, Dell, eBay, EFF, others back Samsung's appeal to Supreme Court in Apple patent case   —  In Apple patent spat, Samsung rides a new wave of support  —  Facebook, Google and Dell are among many urging the Supreme Court to weigh in.  High damages in patent cases, they say …
Jan 18, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
German Federal Court of Justice rules Facebook's find-a-friend function is illegal, calls invitation emails an “unacceptable nuisance”   —  German Court Calls Facebook's Find-a-Friend Function Illegal  —  FRANKFURT-A German court has ruled that Facebook Inc.'s current find …
Jan 14, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
David Marcus' plan for Messenger in 2016 as it hits 800M MAUs: eliminate the need for a phone number, build app functionality into chat threads   —  Facebook Messenger Hits 800M Users: 2016 Strategy And Predictions  —  Kill SMS, spawn a chat bot platform, bring friends together offline …
Jan 7, 2016, 9:30 AMIn context
Will Oremus / Slate:
Facebook's News Feed team on algorithms, relevancy scores, and the importance of giving users more control over their feeds   —  How Facebook's news feed algorithm works  —  A small team of engineers in Menlo Park.  A panel of anonymous power users around the world.  And, increasingly, you.
Jan 5, 2016, 3:20 AMIn context
Alistair Barr / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Google has been working on new messaging app for over a year that supports chatbots and uses AI to answer questions and perform other tasks   —  Google Plans New, Smarter Messaging App  —  Users will be able to text friends or a chatbot that will scour the Web and other sources to answer a question
Dec 22, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Facebook Messenger rolls out Photo Magic, its face recognition tool that suggests photos to send to friends, to all outside Canada and the European Union   —  Facebook Messenger's face recognition tool rolls out to everyone outside of Canada and the EU  —  The releases keep on coming for Facebook's Messenger service.
Dec 17, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context

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