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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Japan's SmartNews Raises Another $10M At A $320M Valuation To Expand In The U.S.   —  While general sites like Facebook, Twitter and Google stake their claims as news portals, apps focused squarely on reading news continue to duke it out.  —  The latest development comes from SmartNews …
Mar 31, 2015, 8:20 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's new “Scrapbook” feature lets parents tag their children in photos, giving kids an official presence without full profiles   —  Facebook's New Photo “Scrapbook” Lets Parents Give Kids An Official Presence  —  For the first time, children under 13 are allowed to have an official presence on Facebook.
Mar 31, 2015, 2:15 PMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Belgian data regulator finds Facebook tracks logged out, explicitly opted out, and unregistered users, thus breaching EU privacy law   —  Facebook ‘tracks all visitors, breaching EU law’  —  Exclusive: Social network even sets a new cookie to track untracked EU users who have explicitly opted out of tracking, report says
Mar 31, 2015, 7:55 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's new Event subscribe button offers notifications of nearby events, incentivizes musicians to set up Facebook Events   —  Facebook Helps Musicians With Subscribe Button For Any Page's Nearby Events  —  You don't want to miss your favorite band's concert in your town …
Mar 30, 2015, 10:05 PMIn context
Economist:
Messaging services like Facebook Messenger, Slack, and WeChat could expand into platforms superseding even Android and iOS   —  The message is the medium  —  Messaging services are rapidly growing beyond online chat  —  “I PROPOSE, if and when found, to take him by his beastly neck …
Mar 30, 2015, 7:50 PMIn context
Mark Wilson / Co.Design:
Facebook moves into its new 430,000-square-foot Menlo Park building designed by Frank Gehry   —  A First Look At Facebook's New Mothership, Designed By Frank Gehry  —  2,800 people.  One room.  And a giant green roof.  —  This is the story of “MPK 20”—Facebook's new flagship building in its Menlo Park campus.
Mar 30, 2015, 7:05 PMIn context
Alyssa Abkowitz / Wall Street Journal:
Facebook is ramping up its efforts to attract more Chinese advertisers despite being banned in the country   —  Facebook Woos Chinese Advertisers  —  Social-media firm wages campaign to draw more business from Chinese companies  —  BEIJING—In China, Facebook is banned—and ramping up efforts to make money.
Mar 30, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Kiran Dhillon / TechCrunch:
How Google, Facebook And Others Pay Their H-1B Employees   —  Editor's note: Kiran Dhillon is a senior editor for FindTheBest, where she tackles big datasets to produce interesting insights.  —  Legislative debate regarding expanding the H-1B visa program is heating up in the U.S. Senate.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Eugene Wei / Remains of the Day:
Great content isn't commodified, and is a key differentiator for media companies, and Facebook hosting news won't change that   —  Facebook hosting doesn't change things, the world already changed  —  Like any industry, the media loves a bit of navel-gazing (what is the origin of this phrase …
Mar 29, 2015, 11:00 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook's strategy: buy, build, and partner because a single app no longer meets the needs of all users   —  Facebook Finds Strength As A Family, Not An App  —  F8 started with a family photo.  But not of the Zuckerbergs.  Of Facebook's products.  “Facebook used to be this one blue app on your phone …
Mar 27, 2015, 10:55 PMIn context

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