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Tarunya Govindarajan / Facebook:
Facebook's Messenger Kids gets a sleep mode that lets parents set predetermined off times for the app   —  Messenger Kids was built to give parents more control and to give kids a safer space to message and video chat with close friends and family.  Parental controls are core …
Apr 27, 2018, 11:35 AMIn context
Monika Bickert / Facebook:
Facebook publishes the internal guidelines it uses to enforce its public Community Standards, will allow users to appeal when their posts are taken down   —  One of the questions we're asked most often is how we decide what's allowed on Facebook.  These decisions are among the most important …
Apr 24, 2018, 5:05 AMIn context
Facebook:
Ahead of GDPR, Facebook debuts enhanced privacy controls for all users globally, starting in EU, with more choices about ads, allowing face recognition, more   —  In recent weeks we've announced several steps to give people more control over their privacy and explain how we use data.
Apr 18, 2018, 1:20 AMIn context
Facebook:
Following questions from Congress about Facebook's web tracking of users who aren't logged in, the company details what data it collects and how   —  Last week, Mark Zuckerberg testified in front of the US Congress.  He answered more than 500 questions and promised that we would get back on the 40 …
Apr 16, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook launches new initiative to support independent academic research about the impact of social media on democracy and elections   —  By Elliot Schrage, Vice President of Communications and Public Policy, and David Ginsberg, Director of Research  —  Today, Facebook is announcing …
Apr 9, 2018, 9:15 AMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook will verify identities and locations of advertisers posting political and issue-based ads and will also verify identities of admins of large Pages   —  We believe that when you visit a Page or see an ad on Facebook it should be clear who it's coming from.
Apr 6, 2018, 2:04 PMIn context
Mike Schroepfer / Facebook:
Facebook limits data available from Pages API, Events API, Groups API, and Facebook Login, will now need to approve every app that uses them   —  Two weeks ago we promised to take a hard look at the information apps can use when you connect them to Facebook as well as other data practices.
Apr 4, 2018, 2:48 PMIn context
Alex Stamos / Facebook:
Facebook deletes 70 FB accounts, 138 FB Pages, and 65 Instagram accounts run by Russia's Internet Research Agency this morning, shares samples of IRA content   —  This morning we removed 70 Facebook and 65 Instagram accounts — as well as 138 Facebook Pages — that were controlled by the Russia-based Internet Research Agency (IRA).
Apr 3, 2018, 5:15 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook is rolling out an “About this article” button in the US, showing where an article's been shared, the publisher's Wikipedia entry, and related stories   —  By Taylor Hughes, Software Engineer; Jeff Smith, Product Designer; and Alex Leavitt, UX Researcher
Apr 3, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook Messenger gets support for sending 360-degree photos and HD video   —  Visuals are the best way to add delightful expression and meaningful emotions to your chats.  Earlier this year we shared that the ability to send photos, videos, stickers and GIFs in Messenger is extremely popular …
Apr 3, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context

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