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Could Targeted Facebook Ads Stop Terrorism?

Could Targeted Facebook Ads Stop Terrorism?

| February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Daesh (aka the so-called “Islamic State”) is known not just for their violence, but also for their social media savvy. It’s gotten to the point where the White House is talking to social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to get their help . How, exactly? Well, that’s still up for debate, but new research [...]

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Facebooks Internet.org Riles Critics

Facebooks Internet.org Riles Critics

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook's Internet.org Riles Critics Bloomberg Om Malik, a True Ventures partner, discusses his criticisms of Facebook's Internet.org with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg). Most Recent Videos. Facebook's Internet.org Riles Critics · What's Ahead for Alphabet … …

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Facebook withdraws Free Basics from India after regulatory debacle

Facebook withdraws Free Basics from India after regulatory debacle

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook has withdrawn Free Basics from India, days after the country’s telecommunications regulator prohibited the differential pricing of data depending on the content or application that is being accessed. “Free Basics is no longer available to people in India,” a Facebook spokesman wrote Thursday in an email. The Free Basics service, earlier known as Internet.org, [...]

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Heres everything you need to know about getting a pet fox

Heres everything you need to know about getting a pet fox

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tech Insider (blog) Here's everything you need to know about getting a pet fox Tech Insider (blog) Maybe you can take it to see the home of former president Benjamin Harrison in the lovely Old Northside Historic District of Indianapolis . It's worth noting that Maine is even more lenient than Indiana; the only real [...]

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A Week After India Banned It, Facebooks Free Basics Shuts Down in Egypt

A Week After India Banned It, Facebooks Free Basics Shuts Down in Egypt

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gizmodo A Week After India Banned It, Facebook's Free Basics Shuts Down in Egypt Gizmodo Free Basics is Facebook's Internet.org project with a new name. It gives people free but limited access to Facebook and some select online partners. Mark Zuckerberg pitches Free Basics as an altruistic dreamer's quest to bring knowledge to the world, … [...]

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Facebook starts public campaign in India to defend Internet.org

Facebook starts public campaign in India to defend Internet.org

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Indian Express Facebook starts public campaign in India to defend Internet.org Firstpost Facebook is mustering the support of its users in India to defend its platform Internet.org , with just a week left for public comments on a DoT panel's report, which says free Internet services like that of the social network's, violate the [...]

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Facebook asks US-based users to support Free Basics in India; says it was an accident

Facebook asks US-based users to support Free Basics in India; says it was an accident

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Firstpost Facebook asks US-based users to support Free Basics in India ; says it was an 'accident' Tech2 Now, with a month left for public hearing on net neutrality, Facebook is trying every trick in the box to get support for its Free Basic service, which is nothing but ' Internet.org ' or death of [...]

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Disappointed but will keep working to deliver free internet access: Facebooks Mark Zuckerberg on TRAI verdict

Disappointed but will keep working to deliver free internet access: Facebooks Mark Zuckerberg on TRAI verdict

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Disappointed but will keep working to deliver free internet access: Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg on TRAI verdict Firstpost “ Internet.org has many initiatives, and we will keep working until everyone has access to the internet,” Zuckerberg said in a post on the Facebook yesterday, his first reaction to the ruling of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India [...]

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Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Bad Mandarin; Wishes Everyone A Happy Chinese New Year With Wife Priscilla Chan

Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Bad Mandarin; Wishes Everyone A Happy Chinese New Year With Wife Priscilla Chan

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Korea Portal (English Edition) Mark Zuckerberg Speaks 'Bad' Mandarin; Wishes Everyone A Happy Chinese New Year With Wife Priscilla Chan Korea Portal (English Edition) “Priscilla and I are very excited to celebrate out first Lunar New Year with Max,” Zuckerberg said in Mandarin. “Last night at Facebook , we hosted our annual Lunar New Year [...]

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Why Indias Net Neutrality Activists Hate Facebook

Why Indias Net Neutrality Activists Hate Facebook

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Share on Google+ E-mail Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Mark Zuckerberg didn’t see this coming. When Facebook Inc.’s co-founder proposed bringing free Web services to India, his stated aim was to help connect millions of impoverished people to unlimited opportunity. [...]

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