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Brazilian court freezes $6m of Facebooks money during WhatsApp encryption case

Brazilian court freezes $6m of Facebooks money during WhatsApp encryption case

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A court in Brazil on Thursday blocked 19.5m reals ($6.07m) of Facebook’s money after its WhatsApp messaging service failed to turn over messages sought in a drugs case – despite the fact that the company has no access to its users’ messages. Brazil’s federal police said WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook , has defied [...]

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Brazilian court freezes $6m of Facebooks money during WhatsApp encryption case

Brazilian court freezes $6m of Facebooks money during WhatsApp encryption case

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A court in Brazil on Thursday blocked 19.5m reals ($6.07m) of Facebook’s money after its WhatsApp messaging service failed to turn over messages sought in a drugs case – despite the fact that the company has no access to its users’ messages. Brazil’s federal police said WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook , has defied [...]

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Your fear of open source lock-in is ridiculous

Your fear of open source lock-in is ridiculous

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

As an industry, we’ve spent decades collectively wringing our hands over Evil Vendor Lock-In. And for equally as long, we’ve happily shoveled hundreds of billions of dollars into these same vendors whose lock-in we allegedly fear: Microsoft, Oracle, and now Amazon. If it weren’t for proprietary licensing, cloud hosting, or other evil machinations, we’d live [...]

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Facebook Reportedly Blocked WikiLeaks Links To DNC E-Mails

Facebook Reportedly Blocked WikiLeaks Links To DNC E-Mails

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook is back in hot political water again, this time for reportedly blocking links on its gigantic social media platform from people who were sharing WikiLeaks reports on Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee (DNC). This is something that has been a sticking issue with conservatives across the country, as well as with the [...]

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Facebook censored links to DNC emails disclosed by Wikileaks

Facebook censored links to DNC emails disclosed by Wikileaks

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

IANS Facebook censored links to DNC emails disclosed by Wikileaks IANS New York, July 25 (IANS) Social networking giant Facebook has admitted to have blocked links to more than 19,000 leaked emails from the Democratic National Committee ( DNC ) that Wikileaks released last week, offering a glimpse of the split between the … and more » [...]

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Facebook admits it censored WikiLeaks DNC email dump

Facebook admits it censored WikiLeaks DNC email dump

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

NewBostonPost (blog) Facebook admits it censored WikiLeak's DNC email dump NewBostonPost (blog) Facebook admitted Sunday that it blocked links to WikiLeaks ' trove of emails that were hacked from the Democratic National Committee ( DNC ). WikiLeaks took to Twitter Saturday night informing followers that Facebook was censoring content and offered … …

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Facebook unblocks Wikileaks content, calls it accident after Twitter users slam social media giant

Facebook unblocks Wikileaks content, calls it accident after Twitter users slam social media giant

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Janta Ka Reporter Facebook unblocks Wikileaks content, calls it accident after Twitter users slam social media giant Janta Ka Reporter … Twitter by social media users. Many social media users on the microblogging site complained that the Facebook had blocked the new expose by Wikileaks after it dumped more than 19,000 leaked emails from the [...]

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Facebook Aims To Use Laser Beams for High-Speed Internet

Facebook Aims To Use Laser Beams for High-Speed Internet

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Techworm Facebook Aims To Use Laser Beams for High-Speed Internet – Tech … CIO Today Still connecting to the Internet via a fiber optic cable or Wi-Fi connection? That is so 2015. The Internet of the future will use airborne lasers to connect more … Facebook To Make Use Of Lasers To Beam Internet To Backwaters [...]

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Facebook throws shade at Snapchats anti-creepy business

Facebook throws shade at Snapchats anti-creepy business

| July 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

TechCrunch Facebook throws shade at Snapchat's anti-creepy business TechCrunch “They're going to hit some challenges and marketers are gonna start to ask questions when they get out of the experimental budget phase,” Facebook's head of adtech said about Snapchat today. While Facebook tries to collect as much data about users as … …

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CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT Facebook Messenger Reaches 1 Billion Users

CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT Facebook Messenger Reaches 1 Billion Users

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT Facebook Messenger Reaches 1 Billion Users Top Tech News Well that didn't take long. Just two years after its debut as a standalone app, Facebook is reporting that Messenger has reached more than 1 billion active monthly users. That's in addition to the more than 1 billion users on WhatsApp, the company's … [...]

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