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Nathaniel Gleicher / Facebook:
Facebook takes down 315 Pages, 152 accounts, 4 Groups, and 41 Instagram accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” originating in Russia   —  Today we removed multiple Pages, groups and accounts that engaged in coordinated inauthentic behavior on Facebook and Instagram.
Jan 17, 2019, 6:10 AMIn context
Facebook responds to NYT report about its content moderation practices, says its policies are public and that it has about 15,000 content reviewers globally   —  Yesterday, The New York Times published an article about the the way we moderate content on Facebook.
Dec 28, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Ime Archibong / Facebook:
Facebook confirms Spotify, Netflix, Dropbox, and RBC had read/write/delete access for messaging integrations, says it was experimental and ended three years ago   —  In the past day, we've been accused of disclosing people's private messages to partners without their knowledge.
Dec 19, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context
Konstantinos Papamiltiadis / Facebook:
Facebook says it shared data with integration partners only when users signed in with their Facebook accounts to access features on other platforms and devices   —  Today, we're facing questions about whether Facebook gave large tech companies access to people's information and, if so, why we did this.
Dec 19, 2018, 2:41 AMIn context
Facebook responds to UK Parliament document dump, giving an explanation for API whitelisting, scraping Android call and SMS records, how it uses Onavo, and more   —  As we've said many times, Six4Three — creators of the Pikinis app — cherrypicked these documents from years ago as part …
Dec 5, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Facebook responds to the NYT exposé, lists “number of inaccuracies” in the story, and denies it knew about Russian activity as early as spring of 2016   —  Yesterday The New York Times published an article about the past two years at Facebook.  There are a number of inaccuracies in the story, including:
Nov 15, 2018, 7:00 AMIn context
Naomi Gleit / Facebook:
Facebook says users have now raised over $1B for nonprofit and personal causes and expands fundraising tools to Canada and Australia   —  People around the world use Facebook's charitable giving tools to support a neighbor who lost everything in a fire, bring critical care to a child battling cancer …
Nov 14, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Kevin Martin / Facebook:
Facebook, Google, and Twitter are partnering in a new coalition, Tech Together to Fight the Opioid Crisis, to help those struggling with addiction   —  The opioid crisis continues to scourge families and communities.  Everyone can play a role to help those in need and tech companies are no exception.
Nov 13, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Facebook says it has removed 14M+ pieces of terrorist content this year and median time to take action is less than 2 minutes in Q3 2018   —  Online terrorist propaganda is a fairly new phenomenon; terrorism itself is not.  In the real world, terrorist groups have proven highly resilient …
Nov 8, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
Portal doesn't listen to or view video calls, which are encrypted, runs camera and sound AI locally, and processes usage info like any device with FB apps   —  We know there are some questions around Portal privacy and ads, so we'd like to provide more details on these topics.  —  Privacy and Security
Nov 8, 2018, 1:07 AMIn context

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