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Facebook To Stop Using WhatsApp Users' Data in U.K.

Britain’s privacy watchdog said on Monday that Facebook has agreed to suspend using data from UK users of its WhatsApp messaging app after the …

Privacy

Facebook's new map shows all the live streams taking place around the world

Want to watch a live stream from Brazil, Italy or North Korea? Facebook's new map makes that very easy to do.<p>With Facebook's new interactive map, you can see the locations of all the live video streams users are broadcasting anywhere in the world.<p>The Live Video map can be found under Apps in the …

Maps

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request

Image: Shutterstock/Gil C<p>Image: Shutterstock/Gil C<p>A GARDA HARASSED a female sergeant by sending her a Valentine’s Card, emails and a friend request …

Facebook VP says the social network will be ‘all video’ in five years

In what some are heralding as the death of the written word on social media, a Facebook VP has proclaimed that the platform will be dominated by …

Mark Zuckerberg

Is the LinkedIn Acquisition Microsoft’s Attempt to Build Its Own Alphabet?

Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn is big and bold — and likely to be consequential. Precisely how consequential and in what way is still a puzzle to observers.<p>One reason for the uncertainty is that we don’t know yet what kind of acquisition this is. I see three possibilities, each with its own …

Interest Rates

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I want to know when Google will allow a person to post pics and memes inside of the comments box<p>Jun 6, 2016<p>I hope sooner o later, Google develop …

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Mark Zuckerberg: Within Five Years, Facebook Will Be Mostly Video

Facebook Live goes global with new features<p>It’s no secret that live video has become a priority for Facebook, with the company even recently tweaking its algorithm to show live video broadcasts higher up in people's news feeds.<p>Now Facebook announced that its live video broadcasting feature -- the …

Social Media

THE DISRUPTION OF MOBILE VIDEO REPORT: How Facebook and Snapchat are changing the game

Millennials are spending more time than ever watching short-form video content on their mobile devices, and players like Facebook and Snapchat are reaping the benefits. These platforms — which capture billions of video views each day — are competing to capture growing mobile audiences and challenge …

Advertising

Why Instagram will be the 'story of 2016' for Facebook

Ad revenue from the photo-sharing site that Facebook bought in 2012 will be "almost easy money," Mahaney said at Business Insider's IGNITION conference earlier this month.<p>He believes that Instagram will be printing cash, thanks to Facebook's decision in September to open its ad platform to …

Mark Zuckerberg

How Many People Are Ready to Shop on Social Media?

Only a small percentage of users are interested in buy buttons, but that's a huge number of shoppers.<p>For all the hype around "buy" buttons on <b>Facebook</b> …

eCommerce

Meet The Apps Vying For The Crunchie For Best Mobile App Of 2015

The 9th Annual Crunchies are right around the corner. On February 8, some of your favorite startups, entrepreneurs and investors will make their way to San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House for the Oscars of startups and technology. They’ll be hoping to win a Crunchie award in one of 12 …

Apps

Snapchat may be adding audio messages and video calling, experts say

Snapchatmay be preparing to launch new audio messaging and Skype-like features, according to a pair of software developers who regularly examine the popular app’s programming code.<p>The developers, who produce software to add additional features to Snapchat on specially unlocked smartphones, recently …

Facebook Is Bringing 3D Touch To Your Timeline

Facebook is bringing 3D Touch to its Timeline, the company says – meaning that users of Apple’s latest devices, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, will soon be able to press on links, profiles and more, in order to preview content without having to navigate away from their current spot. This …

Apps