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Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook retires its troubled @facebook.com email service   —  Facebook is retiring its email service, and has begun notifying users that all email sent to their @facebook.com address will soon be forwarded to their primary email address on file.  Facebook users can turn off the forwarding feature, which is on by default.
Feb 24, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Twitter Can Now Target Ads Based On Email Addresses And User IDs   —  Twitter just announced some new capabilities in its recently launched Tailored Audiences program for ad retargeting, and it sounds like the company is enabling some pretty specific targeting.
Jan 14, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Joseph Keller / iMore:
QuizUp accused of lax security that lets other players see your private data   —  Popular trivia game QuizUp reportedly has numerous security and privacy issues.  The app seems to be sending your information to the devices of other users, including your name, email address, and Facebook ID.
Nov 25, 2013, 6:15 PMIn context
Billy Gallagher / TechCrunch:
Failed Professional Network BranchOut Pivots To Workplace Chat   —  BranchOut, a startup that launched in July 2010 as a Facebook application for professional networking, has pivoted to be a messaging platform for teams of coworkers.  —  Users are authenticated by their work email addresses …
Aug 7, 2013, 2:00 PMIn context
Jennifer Van Grove / CNET:
Facebook bug exposed contact info of 6M users   —  The social network is embarrassed by a glitch in its “Download Your Information” tool that unintentionally shared some members' phone numbers and e-mail addresses.  —  Facebook is alerting 6 million of its users that their e-mails or phone numbers …
Jun 21, 2013, 5:10 PMIn context
Billy Gallagher / TechCrunch:
Facebook Security Bug Exposed Personal Account Information, Emails And Phone Numbers, Six Million Accounts Affected   —  A Facebook security bug exposed users' personal contact information (email or phone number) to other users who were connected to them; the bug has affected 6 million accounts.
Jun 21, 2013, 5:10 PMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
Waze Integrates Facebook Event Navigation, Shows Zuck What He Is Missing   —  Your friends are having a party.  You're not quite sure where it is, but all the details are in a Facebook Event invite.  To get there, you'll have to log into Facebook, find the invite and the address, load it into Google Maps and follow the directions.
May 30, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Facebook promises to crack down on hate speech after boycott campaign   —  Last week, the Everyday Sexism Project and other activists asked Facebook to address a long-standing issue: the proliferation of pages that celebrate beating, raping, or killing women.
May 28, 2013, 8:45 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Challenges Yelp With Mobile Pages Redesign Featuring Actions, Local Biz Details, And Ratings   —  People go to Yelp for reviews, but also for phone numbers, addresses, and hours.  Facebook wants that traffic, so today it rolled out a global redesign of mobile Pages that features details …
Apr 23, 2013, 2:20 PMIn context
Harrison Weber / The Next Web:
Facebook details Home privacy: It won't collect info from inside apps and it can be shut off completely   —  Following yesterday's announcement of “Home,” Facebook's new Android launcher, the company has come forward to address the privacy concerns of its users and the public at large.
Apr 5, 2013, 7:40 PMIn context

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Silicon Valley Bank:
Strengthening the U.S. Innovation Economy by Ending Abusive Patent Litigation  —  In Silicon Valley Bank's Innovation Economy Outlook 2014 survey, we asked executives what they see in today's patent system …