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Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Facebook is testing SMS integration in Messenger on Android, launches multiple account support   —  Facebook has confirmed that it is looking to bring back SMS support in Messenger and has also launched multiple account support.  At least for now, both features are only for Android users.
Feb 11, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Mark Zuckerberg / Facebook:
Mark Zuckerberg says Marc Andreessen's comments are “deeply upsetting” and do not represent thinking of Facebook or himself   —  I want to respond to Marc Andreessen's comments about India yesterday.  I found the comments deeply upsetting, and they do not represent the way Facebook or I think at all.
Feb 10, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Reuters:
Storyful Managing Editor Aine Kerr to join Facebook to manage journalism partnerships   —  Storyful editor to join Facebook to manage journalism partnerships  —  The managing editor of News Corp's social media news agency Storyful said on Wednesday she is leaving to manage journalism partnerships …
Feb 10, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Facebook debuts auto-captioning for video ads, says having captions can increase video view time by 12%   —  Facebook wants advertisers to get a lot better at silent video  —  People are now watching 100 million hours of video on Facebook every day — but many of those users …
Feb 10, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Marc Andreessen assails “anti-colonialism” in tweet defending Facebook's Free Basics, roiling Indian tech world, and later apologizes   —  Marc Andreessen Offends India Defending Facebook's Free Basics.  (Yes, the Country.)  —  Venture capitalist and well-known Twitter philosopher …
Feb 10, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Facebook is developing millimeter-wave networks for Internet.org   —  When Starry announced its new venture for gigabit mesh networks in January, it was hailed as ambitious, innovative, and more than a little far-fetched.  But Starry isn't the only company developing the technology.
Feb 9, 2016, 3:30 PMIn context
Julia Fioretti / Reuters:
French data protection authority gives Facebook three months to stop tracking non-users and halt some transfers of personal data to US   —  French data privacy regulator cracks down on Facebook  —  The French data protection authority on Monday gave Facebook three months …
Feb 8, 2016, 8:55 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Instagram version 7.15 enables switching between up to five accounts on iOS and Android   —  Instagram launches account switching on iOS and Android  —  Facebook-owned Instagram today announced that starting this week, users will be able to switch accounts when using the app on Android and iOS.
Feb 8, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context
Nitasha Tiku / BuzzFeed:
India bans zero-rated internet services, including Facebook's Free Basics, for infringing on the principles of net neutrality   —  India's Telecom Authorities Have Ruled Against Facebook's Controversial Free Internet Plan  —  “Who could possibly be against this?”  Zuckerberg asked.
Feb 8, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Andrea Peterson / Washington Post:
Amazon nearly doubled its lobbying expenditures in 2015, focused on issues like sales tax, drones, and cloud services   —  Why Amazon is doubling down on lobbying  —  Amazon nearly doubled its lobbying expenditures in 2015 versus the previous year, spending $9.4 million dollars trying to sway Congress and executive agencies.
Feb 8, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context

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