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Facebook deletes Charlottesville viral attack links

Facebook deletes Charlottesville viral attack links

Facebook is deleting the link to a blog post that attacked a victim of white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Aug 15, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Facebook deletes accounts posting fake child-cancer posts

Facebook deletes accounts posting fake child-cancer posts

Facebook has deleted two accounts following a complaint from a mother of a three-year-old, whose stolen photos were being falsely used to claim he had cancer.

Feb 22, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Social media posts may help recall personal experiences – Here’s how

Social media posts may help recall personal experiences – Here’s how

Events posted online were more likely than those not posted online to be remembered over time, regardless of the characteristics of the events, the study said.

Sep 08, 2016, 13:58 PM IST
Most Facebook posts inspired by envy: Study

Most Facebook posts inspired by envy: Study

 What drives you to keep posting your "good times" pictures on Facebook? Envy is a key motivator behind such posts and that contributes to a decrease in mental well-being among users, says a new study.

Nov 28, 2015, 00:20 AM IST
What your Facebook posts say about you

What your Facebook posts say about you

 Your Facebook posts say a lot about you or so, a new study from London's Brunel University said.

Sep 17, 2015, 13:50 PM IST
Tool to reveal your personality via Facebook posts

Tool to reveal your personality via Facebook posts

 Researchers from University of Cambridge have developed a free new online tool that will scan your Facebook profile and let you know what others think of you.

Sep 08, 2015, 17:56 PM IST
Social media posts to help improve public safety

Social media posts to help improve public safety

 Statisticians can glean insightful information from Facebook posts, tweets and other online social media communications that may help improve public safety, researchers have said.

Aug 13, 2015, 16:09 PM IST
Facebook's iOS app allows finding and sharing of links without leaving it

Facebook's iOS app allows finding and sharing of links without leaving it

Facebook has announced a new feature which will make it easier to find and share links in posts on iOS.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:53 PM IST
Facebook glitch makes outside links disappear

Facebook glitch makes outside links disappear

Facebook has reported that a glitch had caused users posts to disappear and new links are apparently being blocked when posting is attempted.

May 01, 2015, 13:31 PM IST
Couples as happy as they appear on Facebook

Couples as happy as they appear on Facebook

Whether you "like" it or not, couples who flaunt how happy they are with their partners through selfies, pictures, or text messages on Facebook are actually more satisfied with their partners than those who do not, says a study.

Feb 18, 2015, 08:33 AM IST
Zuckerberg considering adding "dislike" button on Facebook

Zuckerberg considering adding "dislike" button on Facebook

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that he is considering adding a "dislike" button to Facebook posts, allowing users to express emotions in another way other than "like" or leaving a comment.

Dec 13, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Facebook status updates contagious, spread like virus: Study

Be cautious while posting updates on your Facebook page as it can have a huge influence on its viewers.

Mar 13, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Posting on friend`s Facebook wall may bring you closer

Using Facebook to post on a friend`s wall or to share condolences or congratulations can make you feel closer to your pal and more satisfied with your friendship, according to a new study.

Jan 05, 2014, 20:26 PM IST

Awkward Facebook posts may cause anguish

Researchers recruited Facebook users through university websites and Craigslist. Only 15 of the 165 people surveyed had not experienced some kind of face threat in the past six months.

Dec 10, 2013, 22:41 PM IST

Awkward Facebook posts may cause anguish

Awkward Facebook posts can not only cause embarrassment, but also make some people suffer anguish and anxiety for a long time, a new study has found.

Dec 10, 2013, 19:03 PM IST

Facebook updates News Feed to show more `high quality content`

Facebook has reportedly updated its News Feed to show more high quality content to its users, including news articles and current events.

Dec 03, 2013, 15:04 PM IST

Facebook posts can reveal if you are a `psychopath`

Facebook posts can be used to predict whether a user has a range of `dark` personality traits, Swedish researchers have revealed.

Dec 03, 2013, 13:17 PM IST

Now, search for your old Facebook posts with graph search

Facebook has reportedly inserted a feature in its Graph Search that allows users to find their older posts.

Oct 02, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Expert warns Facebook`s new `edit post` feature may be misused

Facebook recently launched its ` edit post` feature, allowing users to make changes to their posts after they have gone live, however, an expert believes that this may be misused.

Oct 01, 2013, 14:35 PM IST

‘Some’ of Facebook posts now embeddable

However, the catch is that only a certain websites and news agencies will be able to embed public posts into blog posts, articles and websites for the time being, Fox News reports.

Aug 01, 2013, 15:18 PM IST