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Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Facebook now available through Tor browsers at an onion address, SSL still enabled   —  Why Facebook Just Launched Its Own ‘Dark Web’ Site  —  Facebook has never had much of a reputation for letting users hide their identities online.  But now the world's least anonymous website has just joined the Web's most anonymous network.
Oct 31, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Micah L. Sifry / Mother Jones:
Before 2012 election, Facebook increased hard news stories in 1.9M feeds, which added measurably to civic engagement and voter turnout   —  Facebook Wants You to Vote on Tuesday.  Here's How It Messed With Your Feed in 2012.  —  The social network tries to promote voting …
Oct 31, 2014, 11:33 AMIn context
Abhimanyu Ghoshal / The Next Web:
Facebook is now available on Tor for more secure browsing   —  After enabling secure HTTPS browsing by default for all users in August last year, Facebook has taken another step to allow for secure browsing, and has made their social network available via the Tor network for users who want to maintain …
Oct 31, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
An Open Source Platform That Makes Building Apps Cheap and Easy   —  Companies like Google and Facebook have done an awful lot of work to make their internet apps feel just as snappy and responsive as the software that runs directly on your PC, letting us, say, follow constantly-updating online timelines …
Oct 31, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Mark Zuckerberg to host first public “Community Q&A” on Facebook Nov 6, taking questions now   —  Ask Mark Zuckerberg Anything During His First Public “Community Q&A” On Facebook Nov 6  —  Most people have a burning question to ask about Facebook, whether they're one of its 1.35 billion users or not.
Oct 30, 2014, 5:45 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Facebook updates Graph API with features for managing Pages, brings versioning to Ads API   —  Facebook today updated its Graph API and Ads API to version 2.2.  The former is getting new features for apps that manage Pages and the latter is getting versioning support for the first time.
Oct 30, 2014, 5:25 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn posts Q3 net loss of $4.26M, sales up 45% YOY to $568M, EPS $0.52   —  LinkedIn Q3 Beats The Street, Sales Of $568M, EPS $0.52  —  In a quarter that has seen a mixed set of results for social networks Twitter and Facebook, LinkedIn today reported its quarterly results …
Oct 30, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Instagram ads arrive in the form of 15-second autoplay spots from Disney, Activision, Lancome, Banana Republic, and the CW   —  Instagram's Video Ads Are Finally Live, and Here Are 4 From Major Brands  —  Disney, Activision and Banana Republic among early buyers
Oct 30, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Chat App Line's Revenue Doubles Year-On-Year To Reach $192 Million in Q3 2014   —  Days after Facebook revealed that WhatsApp, its $18 billion messaging app acquisition, posted an overall loss for the first half of this year, Line — a rival app with 500 million registered users …
Oct 30, 2014, 5:05 AMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Facebook open-sources OSquery, a security tool to monitor OS processes, network connections   —  Facebook, Google, and the Rise of Open Source Security Software  —  Facebook chief security officer Joe Sullivan says that people like Mike Arpala are hard to find.
Oct 30, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

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