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Megan Graham / CNBC:
Facebook begins rolling out new “brand safety” tools to let advertisers control the content their ads appear around, including white-listing publishers   —  - Facebook announced a slate of new “brand safety” tools for advertisers Wednesday, a way to let advertisers have more control over the content where their ads appear.
Nov 20, 2019, 11:00 AMIn context
Joel Marcey / Facebook Developers:
Facebook makes Visual Studio Code its default internal development environment, partners with Microsoft on tools to let devs do remote development at scale   —  History  —  Facebook engineers have written millions of lines of code.  There is no mandated development environment.  Some developers use vim.
Nov 20, 2019, 10:35 AMIn context
Jon Porter / The Verge:
Facebook quietly releases Whale, a meme-making iOS app, in Canada   —  The app was quietly released in Canada last week  —  Last week, Facebook quietly released a new meme-making app called Whale, The Information reports.  The app is currently only available on the Canadian App Store …
Nov 19, 2019, 6:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook says its F8 developer conference will take place on May 5-6 in San Jose   —  Facebook announced its plans for its F8 annual developer conference, which is where the company shows off its latest technology, apps and its vision for the future.  The company says the next event …
Nov 19, 2019, 1:20 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google announces Your News Update, an Assistant-powered audio feature that chooses stories based on interests, location, and more, available first in the US   —  It plays from a variety of sources instead of just the few you hand-pick  —  Google is rolling out a new service for Google Assistant that it's calling “Your News Update.”
Nov 19, 2019, 1:03 PMIn context
Robert Stevens / Decrypt:
Blockchain startup Bison Trails, a founding member of Libra Association, raises $25.5M Series A led by Blockchain Capital with Coinbase, Consensys participating   —  The raise follows Bison Trails commitment to take part in Facebook's Libra Association.  —  A founding member of the Libra Association …
Nov 19, 2019, 12:45 PMIn context
Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
WhatsApp says a recently-patched flaw in the way the messaging app handled video files could have let attackers remotely execute code on users' devices   —  The buffer overflow flow bug has been disclosed by Facebook.  —  Facebook has disclosed the existence of a severe vulnerability leading …
Nov 19, 2019, 11:50 AMIn context
Bloomberg Law:
A look at Facebook and Google's funding of nonprofits shaping the privacy debate; together they gave $960K+ to Center for Democracy and Technology alone in 2018   —  Few companies have more riding on proposed privacy legislation than Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Facebook Inc. To try to steer the bill their way …
Nov 18, 2019, 8:55 PMIn context
Jason Hovet / Reuters:
Czech government approves a proposal for a 7% digital tax covering revenue from large companies gained via targeted ads, user data sales, and more   —  PRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech government approved a 7% digital tax proposal on Monday aimed at boosting state coffers by taxing advertising …
Nov 18, 2019, 5:55 PMIn context
William Feuer / CNBC:
Evan Spiegel says Snapchat has a team that fact checks all political advertising on the platform, in stark contrast to Facebook   —  - Snap's policy represents a middle ground in a debate that has been largely defined by extremes as Facebook pushes for no regulation and Twitter grapples with removing political ads altogether.
Nov 18, 2019, 3:55 PMIn context

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