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Rob Bluey / The Daily Signal:
Facebook to Provide ‘Political Bias’ Training for Employees   —  Facebook is adding a training program for its employees to address concerns that the company has a bias against conservatives.  —  Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, announced the addition of a “political bias” …
Jun 24, 2016, 10:35 PMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Amazon launches programmable $19.95 AWS IoT Button based on Dash hardware, that can be integrated with services like Twitter, Facebook, Netflix, Uber or Slack   —  Amazon has revealed a programmable Dash Button which can be assigned to any product or purpose, a customizable version of its one-touch reordering gadgets.
May 13, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
Tom Stocky / Facebook:
Facebook VP of search Tom Stocky: we found no evidence contractors manipulated Trending Topics to suppress stories of interest to conservatives   —  My team is responsible for Trending Topics, and I want to address today's reports alleging that Facebook contractors manipulated Trending Topics …
May 10, 2016, 1:50 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Mark Zuckerberg briefly demoed a version of the Facebook app with redesigned sharing interface built to combat personal sharing decline   —  Mark Zuckerberg's latest Facebook beta pushes you to share more  —  Yesterday we heard that Facebook has a sharing problem, and now we know part of what Facebook is doing to address it.
Apr 9, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Guardian:
Presidental campaigns uploading massive email lists and voter files to Facebook, enabling targeted ads to donors and voters   —  How Facebook tracks and profits from voters in a $10bn US election  —  Social network lets campaigns match profiles with political habits and contact info …
Jan 31, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Colin Lecher / The Verge:
Facebook and the Tor Project get the IETF to fomally recognize .onion domains as special use, which prevents ICANN from selling off the gTLD   —  Facebook helps Tor's hidden sites get official recognition  —  Today the Tor Project and Facebook announced that .onion web addresses …
Oct 29, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Google launches Customer Match enabling advertisers target ads based on customer e-mail addresses, rolls out Universal App Campaigns announced in May   —  Google Targets Intent With Email, YouTube And Search Matching And Universal App Campaigns  —  As Ad Week rolls into New York, the tech giants are rolling out their ad product news.
Sep 28, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Jackie Dove / The Next Web:
Sep 27, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Periscope Adds Facebook Sharing, Support For Landscape Broadcasts Ahead Of Its Apple TV App   —  Twitter's live-streaming app Periscope rolled out an update today that introduces support for broadcasting and watching streams while your mobile device is in landscape mode.
Sep 10, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook's New Moments App Now Automatically Creates Music Videos From Your Photos   —  Facebook Moments, the social network's recently launched photo-sharing app that aims to address the problem of getting friends to send each other the photos they've been hoarding on their own phones, is expanding to video.
Aug 25, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context

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