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Facebook:
Facebook expands its peer-to-peer Messenger payments tool to the UK and France, the first expansion since p2p payments launched in US in 2015   —  Today we're adding one of the most requested features in Messenger to two new countries by introducing peer-to-peer payments to people in the UK and France.
Nov 7, 2017, 1:08 PMIn context
Rob Goldman / Facebook:
Facebook will start testing new ad transparency features in Canada in Nov., in US and elsewhere by summer, including an option to see all ads a page is running   —  When it comes to advertising on Facebook, people should be able to tell who the advertiser is and see the ads they're running, especially for political ads.
Oct 27, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook plans Venues app for '18 to let users experience events with thousands of others, shows prototype that brings inside-out tracking to standalone headset   —  Today at its fourth developer conference in San Jose, Oculus announced its newest and most affordable VR headset, called Oculus Go.
Oct 11, 2017, 1:27 PMIn context
Elliot Schrage / Facebook:
About 10M people saw Russian ads on Facebook, 44% of ads were seen before Nov. 8, 50% of ads were for $3 or less; for 99% of the ads, less than $1,000 was spent   —  What was in the ads you shared with Congress?  How many people saw them?  —  Most of the ads appear to focus on divisive social …
Oct 2, 2017, 6:35 PMIn context
Colin Stretch / Facebook:
Facebook says it will hand over information on Russia-linked ads bought during 2016 election campaign to Congressional investigators   —  Two weeks ago, we announced we had found more than 3,000 ads addressing social and political issues that ran in the US between 2015 and 2017 and that appear …
Sep 21, 2017, 3:38 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook says it's temporarily removing self-reported ad targeting fields and will improve its processes following uproar over anti-Semitic targeting options   —  Facebook equips businesses with powerful ways to reach the right people with the right message.  But there are restrictions on how audience targeting can be used on Facebook.
Sep 15, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Mike Nowak / Facebook:
Facebook launches new Crisis Response center including Safety Check, Community Help, Fundraisers, and links to articles, public videos and photos for more info   —  Today, we're announcing Crisis Response, a new center on Facebook where people can find more information about recent crises …
Sep 14, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Alex Stamos / Facebook:
Facebook says most of ~3K Russia-linked ads during US Presidential campaign referenced divisive social issues, not the election, and that ~25% were geo-targeted   —  There have been a lot of questions since the 2016 US election about Russian interference in the electoral process.
Sep 6, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Oren Hod / Facebook:
Facebook debuts On This Day-style monthly or seasonal memory recaps and friendship milestones   —  People come to Facebook to experience, share and talk about some of the most important moments happening in their lives, communities and around the world.  Many of these moments are reminiscing past memories and moments between friends.
Aug 25, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Facebook:
Facebook will let users give friends the option of donating to a US nonprofit on their birthday   —  People come to Facebook to send well-wishes and celebrate birthdays with friends.  In fact, every day more than 45 million people give birthday wishes on Facebook, which is why it's important …
Aug 16, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context

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