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Philip Bump / Washington Post:
Tracking the 20 most popular web sites since 1996: only AOL, Yahoo, and Google have been #1   —  From Lycos to Ask Jeeves to Facebook: Tracking the 20 most popular web sites every year since 1996  —  Our goal is not to confuse or alarm you, but we must, as agents of the news media, speak the truth.
Dec 21, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Michael Birnbaum / Washington Post:
After demand from Russian regulator, Facebook blocks a page calling for protest in support of opposition activist Alexei Navalny   —  Facebook blocks Russian page supporting Navalny, Putin's biggest critic  —  MOSCOW — In a sign of new limits on Facebook's ability to serve as a platform …
Dec 21, 2014, 9:20 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook announces first two-day F8 developer conference for March 25-26 in San Francisco   —  Facebook Has So Much To Announce, Its f8 Conference Expands To 2 Days In SF March 25-26 2015  —  Facebook has more news to share at f8 than can fit in a single day, so it's adding a second …
Dec 19, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Study: portion of social media users aged 13-17 on Facebook slips to 88%, down from 94% last year   —  Facebook's Popularity Among Teens Dips Again  —  Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg  —  Facebook Inc. (FB:US) is getting less and less cool, at least among teens.
Dec 19, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Stickered from Facebook's Creative Labs lets you add stickers to photos you send on Messenger; available for Android, coming to iOS   —  Facebook Launches Separate “Stickered” For Messenger App That Lets You Paste Images On Your Photos  —  Today Facebook is releasing a new app called …
Dec 19, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger now uses “FacePiles” to show read receipts, indicates more send states for messages   —  Facebook Messenger Shows Its New Speed With FacePile Read Receipts  —  Milliseconds make a difference when it comes to chat.  The less lag, the more it feels like being in the same room.
Dec 19, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Citigroup raises valuation of Instagram, bought by Facebook for $1B, from $19B to $35B   —  Instagram Is Now Worth $35 Billion  —  Citigroup raised the valuation of Instagram this morning from $19 billion to $35 billion.  —  The photo-sharing network recently announced …
Dec 19, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
Vindu Goel / New York Times:
Instagram purges spambots; popular accounts lose millions of followers, with the company losing the most at 18.9M   —  Millions of Fake Instagram Users Disappear in Purge  —  Social media services like Facebook and Twitter are always battling against spam or fake accounts that hijack hashtags …
Dec 18, 2014, 10:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Rooms app gets ‘Explore’ button, making it easier to discover communities   —  Facebook's Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use  —  Facebook's “Rooms” application, like many of the experiments put out by Facebook's Creative Labs - which is also responsible …
Dec 17, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Owen Williams / The Next Web:
Facebook is testing an official way to sell goods in Groups   —  A new feature that's appeared for some Facebook users allows them to sell goods using a new “Sell Something” option when posting to a group.  —  The new selling option appears alongside the normal “Write Post” …
Dec 17, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context

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