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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook starts rolling out a “multilingual composer” that automatically translates user posts into several languages at once   —  You'll soon be able to post on Facebook in multiple languages using a new automatic translation feature, the company said today.
Jul 1, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context
Mikhail Larionov / Messenger Platform News:
Facebook announces 11K bots on Messenger, updates Messenger Platform with star ratings, quick reply buttons, more content types, and other features for bots   —  Since the launch of the Messenger Platform in April of this year, over 11,000 bots have launched.
Jul 1, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Queenie Wong / Mercury News:
New Facebook feature will allow US users to create fundraisers for nonprofits, available to some users Thursday, rolling out to all in coming weeks   —  MENLO PARK — Looking to strike an emotional chord with potential donors, some nonprofits are turning to Facebook users to help them raise money for worthy causes.
Jun 30, 2016, 11:15 PMIn context
Jeb Blount / Reuters:
Brazilian judge freezes $6.07M in Facebook bank account after WhatsApp fails to turn over messages in drug case   —  A court in Brazil on Thursday blocked 19.5 million reais ($6.07 million) in Facebook Inc funds after the U.S-based social networking company's WhatsApp messaging service failed …
Jun 30, 2016, 9:10 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Facebook is shutting down its Paper newsreading app on July 29th   —  Facebook is shutting down Paper, a bold reimagining of the company's flagship app for iOS that impressed critics but failed to attract a large audience, the company said today.  The app transformed the core Facebook experience …
Jun 30, 2016, 4:05 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Facebook wins Belgian court appeal over storing non-user data, will resume showing its pages to logged out users in the country   —  Belgian courts can't rule on Facebook's Ireland-based unit  —  Ruling overturns privacy commission order to stop storing data
Jun 29, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook implements News Feed ranking changes favoring friends and family over publishers, lists the “cores values” underlying this move   —  After the conservative trends fiasco, Facebook is pushing itself to a new standard of transparency.  The company is publishing a formal …
Jun 29, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Yue Cai / Facebook Developers:
Facebook launches official Share and Save Chrome extensions and redesigns its web-embeddable Like, Share, and Follow buttons   —  Today, we're introducing several new ways for developers to help people improve their sharing and saving experience.  This includes two new Chrome extensions …
Jun 28, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Nate Swanner / The Next Web:
Facebook now has official Save and Share extensions for Chrome   —  Taking dead aim at Pocket, Facebook is releasing a ‘Save to Facebook’ extension for the Chrome browser as well as a new ‘Share’ extension.  —  Launched at F8 , the Save button lets you tuck articles away on Facebook to read later on.
Jun 28, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook rolls out Slideshow movie-maker feature on iOS to compete with Google Photos and Apple's Memories feature coming in iOS 10   —  Most people can't shoot compelling videos, and static photos are boring.  That's why the tech giants are all pushing their own versions of automatic movie makers based on your media.
Jun 27, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context

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