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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Instagram's “Bolt” Leak Could Be A New Facebook App Or An App Install Ad Test   —  Some Instagram users are reporting having briefly seen a banner advertisement within the Instagram application which pointed to a new app called “Bolt,” described as a “one tap photo messaging” app.
Jul 24, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Facebook Launches AppLinks To Make Deep Linking Between Apps Easier   —  At its F8 developer conference today, Parse CEO and co-founder Ilya Sukhar announced the launch of AppLinks.org, a new initiative that will make deep-linking between native apps easier for developers.
Apr 30, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context
RT:
French broadcasting watchdog CSA eager to tax YouTube, Facebook, Dailymotion   —  France's Superior Council of Audiovisual, an independent broadcasting authority, wants to impose taxes on media giants like YouTube, Facebook and Dailymotion to force them to contribute to financing French culture.
Dec 28, 2013, 5:25 PMIn context
Brad Chacos / PC World:
Next-gen HTTP 2.0 protocol will require HTTPS encryption (most of the time)   —  Sending data in plain text just doesn't cut it in an age of abundant hack attacks and mass metadata collection.  Some of the biggest names on the Web—Facebook, Google, Twitter, etc.—have already embraced default encryption …
Nov 13, 2013, 4:35 PMIn context
Ben Gilbert / Engadget:
Facebook status updates, wall posting and payments currently down for some (Update: Facebook says it's back to normal)   —  Facebook appears to still be working should you visit its highly-trafficked URL, but attempts to do much of anything on the site this morning are fruitless.
Oct 21, 2013, 9:55 AMIn context
RT:
Hacker posts Facebook bug report on Zuckerberg's wall   —  A Palestinian information system expert says he was forced to post a bug report on Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page after the social network's security team failed to recognize that a critical vulnerability he found allows anyone to post on someone's wall.
Aug 17, 2013, 8:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple Debuts New AppStore.com Vanity URLs For Developers During Super Bowl   —  Look!  Apple just released a new product during the Super Bowl.  Actually, it's a new product for App Store developers - short “AppStore.com” vanity URLs.  The domain made a grand public appearance at the end …
Feb 3, 2013, 9:50 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Facebook disables URL login shortcut after Google search exposes potential security flaw   —  A security hole has been discovered that allows anyone to see the email addresses corresponding to certain Facebook accounts.  Worse yet, some appear to be accessible without even entering a password.
Nov 2, 2012, 6:20 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
After 30M Visitors And Trillions Of Clicks Scanned, Facebook Expands Anti-Virus Marketplace To Mobile   —  Facebook is seeing more mobile usage and wants to ensure those users aren't spreading scams and malware so today it begins offering free mobile anti-virus software, starting with Android.
Oct 16, 2012, 12:50 PMIn context
Amar Toor / The Verge:
Facebook expands Anti-Virus Marketplace, URL blacklist system with seven new partners   —  Facebook expanded its Anti-Virus Marketplace today with the addition of eight new partners — Avast, AVG, Avira, Kaspersky, Panda, Total Defense, and Webroot.  Today's expansion allows users …
Oct 16, 2012, 12:30 PMIn context

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