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5 Takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s F8 Keynote

5 Takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s F8 Keynote

Facebook has been revamped to emphasize groups as Mark Zuckerberg focuses on privacy.
5 Takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s F8 Keynote

5 Takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s F8 Keynote

Facebook has been revamped to emphasize groups as Mark Zuckerberg focuses on privacy.

Facebook helps you grow your social circle with ‘Meet New Friends’

Facebook is introducing a feature called "Meet New Friends" at F8 2019, its annual developers conference. The company says that Meet New Friends is designed to help users start friendships with others

Facebook groups for buying and selling credit cards still abound

We might think that stolen credit cards and personal information only get traded on the dark web, but the information is moving in plain sight on Facebook. According to intelligence firm Cisco Talos,
Facebook vows to crack down on anti-vaxxer groups spreading misinformation to parents

Facebook vows to crack down on anti-vaxxer groups spreading misinformation to parents

The private Facebook group Stop Mandatory Vaccination, for example, has close to 160,000 members.
Facebook Blames Users for Its Latest Privacy Scandal as Lawmakers Ask to Chat

Facebook Blames Users for Its Latest Privacy Scandal as Lawmakers Ask to Chat

Members of Congress on Tuesday requested a briefing with Facebook over allegations that the social network potentially misled users who discussed their medical conditions in “closed” groups that they
Facebook plans new products as Instagram Stories hits 500M users/day

Facebook plans new products as Instagram Stories hits 500M users/day

Roughly half of Instagram’s users 1 billion users now use Instagram Stories every day. That 500 million daily user count is up from 400 million in June 2018. 2 million advertisers are now buying
Facebook may proactively close Pages and Groups before they’re in violation of policy

Facebook may proactively close Pages and Groups before they’re in violation of policy

Facebook today announced changes to the way it handles the removal of content from Facebook Pages that’s in violation of the social network’s Community Standards, as well as when the Page has posted
3 Ways You Can Use Virtual Reality to Boost Member Engagement in Your Facebook Groups

3 Ways You Can Use Virtual Reality to Boost Member Engagement in Your Facebook Groups

Get your foot in the door early and use this technology to attract its increasing number of devotees.
3 Ways You Can Use Virtual Reality to Boost Member Engagement in Your Facebook Groups

3 Ways You Can Use Virtual Reality to Boost Member Engagement in Your Facebook Groups

Get your foot in the door early and use this technology to attract its increasing number of devotees.
'Subtle asian traits' is a place for second gen bonding, but it's not all fun and memes

'Subtle asian traits' is a place for second gen bonding, but it's not all fun and memes

Is there anything more real than bonding over shared trauma through Pikachu memes? When a friend added me about a month ago, subtle asian traits had about 300,000 members. Every Asian person I know —
OMG wtf, Mark Zuckerberg is fraternizing with “Elitist 1% tweens” on Facebook

OMG wtf, Mark Zuckerberg is fraternizing with “Elitist 1% tweens” on Facebook

Wait wuuuuuuut? Yep, you read that right, Facebook king Marky Z (Mark Zuckerberg, olds) has joined the 21st century: He’s found his meme game, and…
The News Is A Tarantino Film, Make Groping Legal Again 10.24.18

The News Is A Tarantino Film, Make Groping Legal Again 10.24.18

In episode 259, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Brandon Johnson to discuss 2018 being the year of costumes for black children, Megyn Kelly's thoughts on black face, updates on the Jamal
Sidestepping App Stores, Facebook Lite and Groups get Instant Games

Sidestepping App Stores, Facebook Lite and Groups get Instant Games

HTML5 almost ruined Facebook when baking in the mobile web standard to speed up development slowed down the performance of the social network’s main iOS and Android apps. For a brief moment in 2011,
Facebook Groups can now launch up to 250-person chat rooms

Facebook Groups can now launch up to 250-person chat rooms

If you miss the old AOL chat rooms, you’ll love Facebook’s plan to combine Groups and Messenger without spamming you to death. Starting today, Facebook will gradually roll out the ability for members
The power of building grassroots communities and support groups

The power of building grassroots communities and support groups

Deepti Doshi, Director of Community Partnerships at Facebook, speaks with five Facebook Community Leaders on why creating dedicated groups for support and friendship on the internet is so important.
Facebook Pages can now join Facebook Groups

Facebook Pages can now join Facebook Groups

Your Facebook Page can now join members-only . In a new setting update spotted by social media aficionado Matt Navarra, Facebook is now going to let Pages on the site interact with communities through
Illegal animal trade uncovered on Facebook in Thailand

Illegal animal trade uncovered on Facebook in Thailand

A wildlife trafficking watchdog is calling out Facebook for hundreds of listings of animals in Thailand. TRAFFIC, a wildlife trade monitoring organization, is releasing a report today detailing a
Facebook adds mentorship feature to select Groups

Facebook adds mentorship feature to select Groups

As some users are souring on sharing aspects of their personal life on Facebook, the company wants more people to turn to the platform for professional development. Facebook announced today that it is

Facebook launches Watch Party for Groups worldwide

Early this year, Facebook started testing out a new feature for Groups called Watch Party. Basically, it allows people within a group to watch a video together (live and/or pre-recorded) and interact