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Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter removes conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos's verification badge without stating a reason, inflaming politicized battle over online speech   —  Twitter Unverifies Writer Amid Speech Wars  —  Twitter's removal of journalist and provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos's verification badge …
Jan 9, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook's Instant Articles officially go live on Android phones today, with over 350 publications globally   —  Facebook's Instant Articles Officially Go Live On Android Phones Today  —  Facebook's fast-loading Instant Articles are going live across all Android phones worldwide today following …
Dec 16, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook adds Buy Tickets button which lets users purchase concert tickets from small group of venues, artists, and promoters without leaving Facebook   —  In Latest Commerce Move, Facebook Brings Concert Ticketing To Its Platform  —  Facebook is starting to sell concert tickets directly through its event pages.
Dec 3, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook's David Marcus on how humans work alongside AI automation to power Facebook M and whether such a service can scale   —  Time To Meet The Wizard: Facebook's Messenger Head Pulls Back The Curtain On “M”  —  Facebook's David Marcus says M is already a lot more than just people pretending to be robots.
Nov 22, 2015, 1:45 AMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Facebook Messenger tests option in France that lets users send messages that self-destruct one hour after sending   —  Facebook Messenger Tests Disappearing Messages In France  —  Snapchat-style ephemeral messaging is here  —  Facebook is testing a disappearing message option within …
Nov 12, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter says new users engage with likes at a 9% higher rate than they did with favorites; overall, engagement is 6% higher with likes than favorites   —  Here's The Data That Shows Why Twitter Switched To Hearts From Stars  —  Twitter is looking to settle the hearts vs. stars debate once and for all.
Nov 10, 2015, 1:05 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook Messenger tests Photo Magic in Australia, scanning faces in your camera roll and prompting you to send pictures to friends   —  Facebook's “Photo Magic” Will Prompt You To Message Your Friends Photos Of Themselves  —  When you take a picture of your friends, you'll get a notification to send it to them through Messenger.
Nov 9, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook tweaks real name policy: starting in December, users will be allowed to provide context when Facebook requires their name be “confirmed”   —  Facebook Responds To Open Letter Criticizing ‘Real Names’ Policy  —  Facebook today announced a couple of process improvements meant …
Oct 30, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Snapchat Expects Sponsored Selfie Filters To Reach Up To 16 Million Views At Max Of $700,000 per day   —  Snapchat wants advertisers to fork over some significant cash for its new sponsored selfie filters.  —  A month ago, Snapchat released Lenses, filters that enhance your selfies …
Oct 14, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Periscope, conceived in Turkey, is taking off there as a reaction to ineffective mainstream media   —  Inside Periscope's Deep Bond With Turkey (The Country)  —  A live-streaming app and a country tied together from the beginning  —  Open up Twitter's live-streaming app Periscope …
Sep 21, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context

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