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This Man Tried To Sell His Facebook Data On eBay

05/30/2018, It is no secret that companies such as Facebook and Google collect data on users in order to create ads that are catered towards a user’s preference. While it is no secret, Facebook’s recent data privacy scandal shone more light on exactly how much...

Papua New Guinea Banning Facebook For A Month

05/29/2018, In a bid to crack down on fake accounts and also to research the effects of the world’s largest social network on the population, Papua New Guinea has decided to ban Facebook for one month. The country’s communication minister Sam Basil has said...

Facebook Rules Out Compensation For Users Affected By Data Scandal

05/24/2018, Facebook has emerged relatively unscathed from the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal in which personal data of millions of Facebook users was leaked. The company has taken steps since then to ensure that something like this doesn’t happen...


Facebook Marketplace Now Connects You To Plumbers And Carpenters

05/23/2018, Facebook’s Marketplace section already enables users to connect with buyers and sellers in their area to purchase or part with items. It’s an easy way of conducting business through the social network that everyone already uses on a daily...

Facebook’s Data Scandal Didn’t Hurt Usage Stats

05/21/2018, Facebook is still dealing with the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal which resulted in the personal information of millions of Facebook users being leaked. This led to the beginning of a #deleteFacebook trend on other social media...

Facebook Teams Up With Think Tank Against Global Election Meddling

05/20/2018, It has been widely reported that Facebook was the preferred medium of choice for foreign actors who wanted to influence the 2016 presidential election in the United States. Facebook has since promised to do more to ensure that something like that...

Facebook Stories Will Now Start Displaying Ads

05/17/2018, One of the more successfully borrowed features from Snapchat by Instagram is Stories. The feature has proven to be a huge hit amongst Instagram users, so much so that Facebook decided that it should be brought over to Facebook and WhatsApp as well. So...

Facebook Gets Voice Posts, Stories Archive, And More

05/16/2018, Facebook today announced that it’s adding three new features to its main app which will help users “create and save memories” more effectively. The new features include Voice Posts, Stories archive, and a slate of new cloud storage...

Zuckerberg Not Planning To Testify In UK Despite Summons Threat

05/16/2018, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently testified before Congress after the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal broke. A parliamentary committee in the United Kingdom had also invited the CEO to appear before it and answer questions however, Zuckerberg...

Facebook Has Removed Half A Billion Fake Accounts So Far This Year

05/15/2018, After publishing its internal community enforcement guidelines last month, the world’s largest social network today revealed the extent to which its enforcement guidelines are really stretched. The company will break down its enforcement efforts in...

Facebook’s New Youth Portal Gives Privacy Tips To Teens

05/15/2018, Kids and teens can often have a pretty rough time on social media networks as issues such as bullying are still prevalent. Countless studies have also shown that unchecked exposure to social media at an early age can even deepen young users’...