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Sarah Jeong / The Verge:
Elonis v. US Supreme Court case dealing with threatening Facebook posts begins Dec. 1, will decide what constitutes a “true threat” online   —  The Supreme Court is about to tackle online threats for the first time  —  A case about violent Facebook posts could change how internet speech is prosecuted
Nov 27, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Tumblr Overtakes Instagram As Fastest-Growing Social Platform, Snapchat Is The Fastest-Growing App   —  With 1.35 billion active monthly users, Facebook continues to be the world's largest social network by some margin, but when it comes to picking up new users, it appears to have reached a saturation point.
Nov 26, 2014, 8:30 AMIn context
Facebook AI Research:
Facebook's AI group hires Vladimir Vapnik, who pioneered statistical learning theory and co-invented the Support Vector Machine method   —  We are delighted to announce that Vladimir Vapnik has joined Facebook AI Research.  —  Vladimir is universally known in the machine learning …
Nov 25, 2014, 8:55 PMIn context
Roberto Baldwin / The Next Web:
Facebook schedules second public Q&A with Mark Zuckerberg for Dec. 11 at 2pm PT   —  Facebook has scheduled another public Q&A with Mark Zuckerberg  —  Earlier this month Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hosted a public Q&A. Attendees and those online could submit questions and the CEO …
Nov 25, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dwoskin / Wall Street Journal:
Uber's Rival Lyft Quietly Limits Employee Access to User Data   —  In the early days of Facebook , a universal password reportedly gave the social network's employees access to user accounts.  Seven years later, Uber, another startup growing at lightning speed and writing the rules as it goes …
Nov 21, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Martin Beck / Marketing Land:
Forrester: brands should invest more on their own websites, and Instagram or Pinterest, instead of Facebook and Twitter   —  Forrester Says Marketers Are Wasting Resources on Facebook, Twitter  —  Because of low reach and engagement on the major social networks, report suggests that brands …
Nov 20, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Facebook shuttle bus drivers vote to join Teamsters union   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook shuttle bus drivers voted late Wednesday to join the Teamsters union.  —  The vote was 43-28.  —  The union drive was part of a growing campaign in Silicon Valley to secure better pay and working conditions for service workers.
Nov 20, 2014, 1:20 AMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Apple partnering with Rubicon Project to sell iAds through company's automated marketplace   —  Apple Is Planning To Turn Around iAd By Venturing Into Programmatic For The First Time  —  Apple's mobile advertising unit iAd is moving into programmatic advertising for the first time by partnering …
Nov 19, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Viber messaging app launches Public Chats to let you follow live conversations of celebrities   —  Messaging App Viber Takes A Step Into Social Networking With New Public Chats Feature  —  A lot of messaging apps have been highlighting how their services are a great way for people …
Nov 19, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Joab Jackson / PC World:
Facebook's Flow could help JavaScript programmers spot elusive bugs   —  Easing what has traditionally been a difficult programming task, Facebook has released as open source a debugging tool for JavaScript, called Flow, designed to highlight problems caused by the misuse of data types.
Nov 19, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context

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Igloo:
All the coding ladies  —  Much has been said about women in technology this week as a result of Barbie once again, letting down the female population (or more appropriately, humankind as a whole) …