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Facebook removed 2.5 million posts related to suicide, self-injury

Facebook revealed the numbers in a report, in which it also provided data related to content moderation on its Instagram app.
 
 

Nov 13, 2019, 23:10 PM IST

Facebook to launch unified payment service across all of its apps

Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said earlier this year the company is planning to unify the messaging infrastructure across its platforms. He said the company would encrypt conversations on more of its messaging services and make them compatible as direct messaging was likely to dwarf discussion on the traditional, open platform of Facebook`s news feed in a few years.

Nov 13, 2019, 07:34 AM IST

Ayodhya verdict: UP Police sets up cyber and media cell in Gautam Buddha Nagar to monitor WhatsApp, FB and Twitter

According to Zee Media sources, the UP Police officials are closely monitoring the posts,. pictures and videos being shared on various social media platforms ahead of the SC verdict in the highly sensitive case. 

Nov 09, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, Mumbai Police forms special cyber cell, holds meeting with FB, Instagram officials

According to reports, the Director-General of Police of Maharashtra has held a high-level meeting with the representatives of Facebook and Instagram.

Nov 08, 2019, 11:34 AM IST

DNA analysis of the increasing risk of cyber attacks

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of the increasing risk of cyber attacks in India. #DNA #CyberCrime #CyberAttack

Nov 06, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Facebook unveils new logo to differentiate it from its apps

Over the coming weeks, Facebook will start using the new brand within its products and marketing materials, including a new company website. The new logo uses custom typography and is "designed for clarity", with the goal of creating a "visual distinction between the company and app".

Nov 05, 2019, 10:15 AM IST

DNA analysis of increasing cyber attacks worldwide

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of increasing cyber attacks worldwide. Watch this video to know more. #DNA #CyberCrime #CyberAttack

Oct 31, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

CBI examining fresh details from Cambridge Analytica, FB

The CBI is examining a set of fresh details shared by Cambridge Analytica and Facebook in its ongoing probe related to data harvesting of details of Indian voters from the social networking platform, officials said on Thursday.

Oct 31, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 Deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Oct 31, 2019, 20:22 PM IST

Twitter bans political ads; Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg defends them

Twitter Inc will ban political advertising on its platform next month, the company`s chief executive said on Wednesday, a move that won praise from Democrats and scorn from Donald Trump`s presidential campaign.

Oct 31, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Facebook contractor Cognizant to cut 13,000 jobs, exit content moderation

The information technology services provider will also eliminate up to 7,000 jobs in its other units to invest in growth areas such as cloud and internet of things to cushion the impact from a decline in spending by its financial customers.

Oct 31, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

DNA: Facebook sues Israeli cyber surveillance firm NSO Group

Facebook has sued the Israeli cyber surveillance firm NSO Group over claims that it targeted 1,400 WhatsApp users. #DNA

Oct 30, 2019, 23:22 PM IST

TikTok surpasses Facebook, Instagram in app downloads

A report said that TikTok is the most downloaded social media app worldwide for September 2019 with close to 60 million installs, with downloads from India constituting 44 per cent of its total downloads, the official blog notes. 

Oct 23, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Centre seeks three months from SC to regulate Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter

The Centre told the Supreme Court that although internet had played an important role in development, its unregulated use had also increased the cases of hate speech, fake news, and anti-national activities

Oct 22, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

ICC inks exclusive digital content partnership with Facebook till 2023

As part of the deal, the ICC will allow Facebook to carry a range of digital content till 2023 including match recaps, in-play key moments and other match and feature content.

Sep 26, 2019, 19:44 PM IST

Salman Khan threatened on Facebook

Khan has been sentenced to five-year imprisonment in the blackbuck killing case but is on bail.

Sep 25, 2019, 08:52 AM IST

WhatsApp quietly rolls out tool to share status on Facebook

Just like Instagram, WhatsApp's status Stories let users post images, text and videos on your profile that disappear after 24 hours.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Facebook buys startup to boost cryptocurrency Libra experience

The Israel-based startup is known for building "Hybrid Bot Architecture" - an approach that offers the enterprise the scalability of a bot with the intelligence, comprehension, and empathy of a human.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Facebook picks 6 projects from India for AI ethics research

Facebook announced the Ethics in AI research awards in June with a regional focus of India. The proposed budget should be within Rs 10,00,000 to Rs 20,00,000, Facebook said.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Not selling WhatsApp or Instagram: Mark Zuckerberg

Senator Josh Hawley (Missouri Republican) tweeted that he met Zuckerberg during his visit to Washington, DC on Thursday, and asked him to sell Instagram and WhatsApp.

Sep 20, 2019, 15:24 PM IST