Facebook is taking down 22 more Pages tied to Infowars founder Alex Jones

Facebook is taking down 22 more Pages tied to Infowars founder Alex Jones

February 6, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook isn’t done with Alex Jones just yet. Facebook has removed 22 Pages that the company says are connected to Alex Jones, the outspoken founder of the conspiracy-theory website Infowars. You may remember that Facebook banned four Pages run by Jones and Infowars back in August — other tech companies like Twitter and Spotify did…

Facebook merging Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger worse than Apple fight

Facebook merging Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger worse than Apple fight

February 2, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook is in the doghouse with Apple for abusing its role in Apple’s enterprise program to distribute research apps that suck up even more of users’ data. But on the latest episode of Pivot, NYU’s Scott Galloway said that’s a sideshow that mostly reflects personal animosity between Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook; the really suspicious…

Mark Zuckerberg wants to get back to building new Facebook products

Mark Zuckerberg wants to get back to building new Facebook products

January 31, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Mark Zuckerberg did not sound like a man who is fighting with Apple. Or is being investigated by the FTC. Or who spent the past 18 months navigating privacy scandals. On Wednesday, when the Facebook CEO took questions from analysts after reporting better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, Zuckerberg sounded like a man who’s ready to get back…

Apple is punishing Facebook big-time for breaking its rules

Apple is punishing Facebook big-time for breaking its rules

January 31, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook is in crisis. Stop us if you’ve heard that one before. That’s been the general state of the company for almost two years now, ever since it became clear that so-called fake news and Russian election meddling on the social network may have influenced the result of the 2016 presidential election. In that time,…

Facebook wants to integrate its messaging services. How will that work?

Facebook wants to integrate its messaging services. How will that work?

January 30, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook is planning to integrate all of its messaging services, according to a New York Times report, a move that would allow users from each of its standalone messaging apps — Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger — to chat with one another. It’s an interesting plan. Not only would it more tightly integrate Facebook’s services for…

Facebook will start tracking political ads around the world

Facebook will start tracking political ads around the world

January 29, 2019 adminrqn4r 0

Facebook isn’t just worried about the influence it might have on US elections. The site is rolling out versions of its political ad archive to international markets ahead of elections this year in Europe, India, Ukraine, and Israel, the company announced Monday. The ad archive, which is a “publicly searchable library” of all political ads…