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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook implements News Feed ranking changes favoring friends and family over publishers, lists the “cores values” underlying this move   —  After the conservative trends fiasco, Facebook is pushing itself to a new standard of transparency.  The company is publishing a formal …
Jun 29, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Fitz Tepper / TechCrunch:
Facebook announces future updates to Live at VidCon: ability to go live with face filters from MSQRD, add a friend's stream to a broadcast, and schedule streams   —  Today at VidCon Facebook pre-announced three new big product updates for Facebook Live, their live-streaming platform built into Facebook.
Jun 23, 2016, 5:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook adds SMS support back to Facebook Messenger for Android after pulling it in 2012; SMS support is not currently planned for Messenger on iOS   —  Surround and conquer is Facebook's new strategy for getting people to switch from SMS to Messenger.  You can now read and send old-school text messages …
Jun 14, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Facebook rolls out new suicide prevention tools, including faster message flagging for moderators, self-help guides, more   —  MENLO PARK, Calif. — When Carrie Simmons opened her Facebook app one day in late 2014, she saw a status update from a high school friend she had not seen in years that alarmed her.
Jun 14, 2016, 1:38 PMIn context
Andy Huang / Facebook:
Facebook rolling out ability to upload and view 360-degree photos on iOS and Android   —  We introduced photos on Facebook more than a decade ago, and they quickly became one of the main ways that people share their experiences with their friends and the world.
Jun 9, 2016, 5:00 PMIn context
Brian Stelter / CNNMoney:
Zuckerberg meets conservatives, calls to rebuild trust after Trending Topics bias claims   —  Facebook is courting conservative friends through a Wednesday afternoon meeting with CEO Mark Zuckerberg.  —  The unusual session with about a dozen prominent conservative commentators and leaders …
May 18, 2016, 8:50 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook Moments private photo-sharing app launches in EU and Canada without facial recognition, now available in all countries worldwide   —  Facebook announced this morning that its private photo-sharing application, Facebook Moments, is now available in all countries worldwide …
May 10, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Tinder's new friend-finding feature Tinder Social, which displays names of Facebook friends using the app, is being tested in Australia   —  Oops!  Tinder's new friend-finding feature, Tinder Social, is outing which of your friends use the app  —  Tinder announced this morning it's testing …
Apr 28, 2016, 8:55 PMIn context
Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Facebook is developing a stand-alone camera app with ability to livestream video, to encourage users to create and share more photos and videos   —  Facebook Developing Camera-First Format  —  Camera app to encourage users to create, and share, more photos and videos
Apr 25, 2016, 1:53 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Facebook working on AI that can automatically tag people in videos, says its director of applied machine learning   —  Facebook will soon be able to automatically tag your friends in videos  —  Facebook is making big strides in using its artificial intelligence systems for image recognition …
Apr 13, 2016, 7:55 PMIn context

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