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China prepares to launch the first domestic cryptocurrency

EU responds with calls for launch of a public European cryptocurrency
6 Nov 2019
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MasterCard and Visa abandon support of Facebook's Libra

The two payments specialists are joined by eBay and other financial firms in leaving the Libra Association
14 Oct 2019
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Facebook Workplace boasts three million users in three years

Facebook’s business collaboration platform gains traction and announces software updates
9 Oct 2019
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social media marketing

What is Facebook advertising and Facebook ads?

We explain why Facebook advertising is a good idea for your business
23 Jul 2019
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Facebook may have to relinquish self-regulation powers

Zuckerberg will be personally responsible for future scandals if talks are agreed
2 May 2019
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Mobile

Why Facebook will plunge us into a Digital Dark Age

Our slapdash attitude to archiving risks erasing our own history
13 Mar 2019
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Policy & legislation

Gov to hold talks with Mark Zuckerberg over tech regulation

Culture secretary will use the 30-minute meeting to explore ways to remove harmful content from social media
21 Feb 2019
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What is Facebook Open Graph?

Open Graph allows developers to create apps with Facebook integration
11 Feb 2019
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Software

What is Facebook Open Graph?

Open Graph allows developers to create apps with Facebook integration
11 Feb 2019
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Would you quit Facebook for $1,000?

Research shows that users would need to be paid over $100 per month to give up the social network
2 Jan 2019
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Security

Seized Facebook documents exposes sinister findings

A further 250 pages of seized documents reveal a culture of viewing user data as a commodity
6 Dec 2018
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Data & insights

Facebook refutes MP claims it knew about Russian data use

After some confusion, it appears claims that Facebook knew about Russian data harvesting in 2014 appear to be false
28 Nov 2018
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Data & insights

Facebook documents seized by parliament’s Serjeant at Arms

The documents are said to hold details about how Facebook knew about loopholes in its privacy policy.
26 Nov 2018
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Business operations

What's been going on with Facebook?

Facebook has been embroiled in resignations and management arguments, with Zuckerberg's leadership cast into doubt
19 Nov 2018
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Media and telco consortium calls for social media regulation

Companies including Channel 4, BT and the BBC urge the government to place firms like Facebook under greater oversight
3 Sep 2018
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IT regulation

Facebook scandals could topple Silicon Valley, says Box boss

Box founder says that tech companies should work more effectively with government
9 Jul 2018
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Policy & legislation

Facebook’s response to Congress repeats itself 437 times

Social network uses copy and paste to answer lawmakers' questions
2 Jul 2018
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Congress probes Cambridge Analytica-linked firm

Congress wants to know whether it's collecting data from apps or using data brokers
2 Jul 2018
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Zuckerberg's leadership under fire at shareholder meeting

Investors blame Cambridge Analytica data scandal on skewed power dynamics
1 Jun 2018
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privacy

4m Facebook users' details 'exposed by Cambridge academics'

Personal data including age, location and gender was accessible to anyone - report
15 May 2018
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Business strategy

Playboy quits Facebook over 'data mismanagement'

Lifestyle brand will deactivate its pages, which have over 25 million fans
29 Mar 2018
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Data & insights

WhatsApp co-founder tells followers to delete Facebook

Brian Acton joins ‘deletefacebook’ calls
21 Mar 2018
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Facebook to test the ‘down vote’ feature

The test is currently confined to a small number of people in the US
9 Feb 2018
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Business operations

Facebook to make sweeping changes to how it pays tax

The changes receive a cautious welcome from the EU
13 Dec 2017
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Business strategy

126 million US citizens may have seen Russian Facebook posts

Google, Twitter and Facebook are to reveal the extent of Russia's reach ahead of US election
31 Oct 2017
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cloud computing

Over 30,000 businesses now use Facebook's Workplace

Facebook has also announced a desktop app supporting group video chats
26 Oct 2017
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Careers & training

Would you post your CV on Facebook?

The social network challenges LinkedIn by testing a new CV upload feature
16 Oct 2017
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Business strategy

The anti-social network

Barry Collins wants an ASBO placed on Facebook’s latest mobile ‘feature’
15 Oct 2017
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Network & Internet

Microsoft and Facebook subsea cable is complte

The cable stretches more than 4,000 miles (6,600km) and weighs the same as 34 blue whales
22 Sep 2017
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Network & Internet

Snapchat rings the police over fake news facts

Social app reveals how it's battling fake news spread by Snapchat users
30 Aug 2017
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Business strategy

Facebook to ban advertising for repeat fake news offenders

Advertising will be blocked by pages that continue to break the rules on false content
29 Aug 2017
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Security

Sandberg: Encryption ban would impede UK gov investigations

Facebook COO says alternative encryption providers would be out of reach of government
31 Jul 2017
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Security

Facebook CTO says infosec pros focus on stunt hacks too much

Alex Stamos' opening keynote at Black Hat skewers security industry
27 Jul 2017
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Business strategy

Facebook to start charging users to read news

The social network is working with publishers to support subscription-based models
20 Jul 2017
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Business strategy

Facebook to build 1,500 new homes in Silicon Valley

Menlo Park campus is designed to offset San Francisco housing crisis
10 Jul 2017