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Cotton Delo / AdAge:
Facebook courts advertisers to target likely World Cup viewers, a first for a TV event   —  Facebook to Sell Huge Audience of World Cup Fans to Advertisers  —  Test Could Be Extended to Other TV Events Like the Super Bowl  —  How Advertising Performs in a Social Media World
Apr 18, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook not currently using location data from Nearby Friends for ads, will in the future   —  Facebook ‘Nearby Friends’ Will Track Your Location History To Target You With Ads  —  Facebook says it's not using its new Nearby Friends feature to target ads yet, but after I asked why it's tracking …
Apr 18, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Facebook's Paper for iOS updated with birthdays, events, photo comments, group updates, and more   —  Facebook today released the first major update to its Paper for iOS app, adding a slew of new features just 10 weeks after the initial launch.  You can download the new version now directly from Apple's App Store.
Apr 18, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
Could “Liking” A Brand On Facebook Waive Your Legal Rights?   —  There is a very disturbing trend in the world of corporate terms and conditions.  Consumers (and small merchants) are increasingly being forced by fine-print clauses into binding arbitration to resolve disputes with companies.
Apr 17, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends” With Opt-In Real-Time Location Sharing To Help You Meet Up   —  Today Facebook begins rolling out a new opt-in feature called Nearby Friends.  It lets friends see approximately how far away you are from them, and you can share your exact, on-going location with them for a limited time.
Apr 17, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Vindu Goel / New York Times:
Twitter Goes After a Facebook Cash Cow   —  Sometimes the rivalry between Twitter and Facebook is like a children's game of copycat.  Facebook copied Twitter's hashtags and trending topics.  Twitter copied Facebook's profile page design and automatic display of images in the feed.
Apr 17, 2014, 9:15 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram Reassigned Inactive “Kathleen” Username To An Employee But Will Give It Back   —  Is Instagram going around stealing users' accounts and distributing them to employees?  That's the far-out claim from designer Brian Hoff, who says his wife's Instagram account, with the likely much-desired username of …
Apr 17, 2014, 6:25 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Marissa Mayer's Secret Plan to Get Apple to Dump Google and Default to Yahoo Mobile Search   —  Wall Street gave Yahoo stock a big boost today — largely due to the stellar quarterly performance of China's Alibaba, in which the Silicon Valley Internet giant has a big stake.
Apr 16, 2014, 5:42 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Facebook's future: more single-purpose apps that may not bear the Facebook brand   —  The Future of Facebook May Not Say ‘Facebook’  —  In the two years since its rocky initial public offering, Facebook has become a strong business that regularly releases financial results that set investors' hearts aflutter.
Apr 16, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Q&A with Zuckerberg about Facebook unbundling, anonymity, acquisitions, and innovation   —  Can Facebook Innovate?  A Conversation With Mark Zuckerberg  —  For my column this week about Facebook's new approach to creating social apps, I spent some time talking to Mark E. Zuckerberg, the company's co-founder and chief executive.
Apr 16, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context

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