Facebook Adds Ability To Flag Links To Fake News Stories
Jan21

Facebook Adds Ability To Flag Links To Fake News Stories

How many times have we been sent links or stories by friends on Facebook, which turned out to be hoax? These stories sometimes get us excited, but they sometimes end up as fake. All that is about to change as Facebook has added the ability to flag links to fake news stories; the company announced in a post on Tuesday. Facebook will now give you opportunity to flag a news story as a hoax. In a post in which Facebook tagged “News Feed...

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Facebook And UC Web Partner To Bring Users In-Browser Notification
Jan16

Facebook And UC Web Partner To Bring Users In-Browser Notification

UCWeb and Facebook have entered a partnership to bring users of the web browser in-browser notification. The partnership, according to TechCrunch, will see users of the world’s largest third-party mobile browser by page views in India access Facebook’s notifications directly in UCBrowser. This is the first time the social network company is working with a mobile browser maker to enable push notifications outside the app without...

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Facebook Out With Facebook At Work
Jan15

Facebook Out With Facebook At Work

In a bid to allow more people access to its social network at work place, world’s biggest social network company Facebook has launched ‘Facebook at Work, reports TechCrunch. This will allow business owners to create their own self-contained social network among their employees. Users can access these networks through the social network’s site and through new Android iOS apps (simply named ‘Work’). The app, which hit App Stores on...

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Facebook To Show AMBER Alerts In User’s News Feed
Jan14

Facebook To Show AMBER Alerts In User’s News Feed

Facebook will now show AMBER alerts in US user’s news feed, the social network company announced on Tuesday. The alerts, which will help locate missing children in the United States, will appear on both Web and mobile apps. “Today, we are announcing a partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children to send AMBER Alerts to the Facebook community to help find missing children. “The new initiative will deliver...

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New Facebook Messenger Design Rolls Out On iOS And Android
Dec22

New Facebook Messenger Design Rolls Out On iOS And Android

Facebook has introduced some improved changes to its Messenger across all its versions. The improvements also include a new animation that shows you whether your message is sending, sent, delivered, or read. It is no longer some tiny grey texts that you are used to, as the Messenger uses photo of your friends’ faces to show precisely who has seen what, writes Josh Constine of TechCrunch. In 2009, the social network company launched...

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Facebook Creates New Feature Where Users Can Sell Goods To Each Other
Dec18

Facebook Creates New Feature Where Users Can Sell Goods To Each Other

Social network giant Facebook has created a new feature, which would allow members in groups to sell goods to each other in a process almost the same way they write a wall post. The new feature is only available to select users for the time being, which suggests that it is still being tested by Facebook. The system according to IBT Times, adds a ‘Sell Something’ button to where group members normally write wall posts or upload images....

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