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EU government says no to Facebook’s photo app ‘Moments’ due to facial recognition

Facebook inc’s (NASDAQ:FB) photo-sharing app, Moments cannot be accessed any further by its users across the territory of Europe, since the government has ordered Facebook to stop its service with immediate effect after weighing around the harm it can cause via its facial recognition technology, leading to lack of the confidentiality of its users. Facebook users in Europe will no longer be ...

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Facebook wants to improve your News Feed by tracking the time spent

Facebook will track the time spent on news feed content, in an effort to improve the content for users. The social-networking site does not display posts of friends or pages when a user logs in through web or mobile app. This is not the first time the social-networking site has tried to bring relevant posts to users. The decision comes after ...

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Facebook News Feed algorithm to track time spent on posts

Facebook will track the time spent on news feed content, in an effort to improve the content for users. The social-networking site does not display posts of friends or pages when a user logs in through web or mobile app. This is not the first time the social-networking site has tried to bring relevant posts to users. The decision comes after ...

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Twitter abolishes 140 character limit, only for direct messages

Twitter, the micro-blogging site is all set to take direct conversation among its users to a completely new level. The micro-blogging site made an official announcement on its developer’s blog that they are allowing their users to express themselves with much more freedom via direct messages. For all those, who use twitter, the term world limit is nothing new as ...

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Google Photos offers unlimited storage for standard-res images

Google Photos is now offering infinite storage for standard resolution images for Android, iOS and web browser users. The Photos app can be used to categorize images with People, Places, Things tags, along with GPS location and image search capabilities. Each picture must be 16 megapixels or smaller, and videos must not be bigger than 1080. Otherwise the media would ...

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Facebook Lite android app burns less data than normal Facebook app

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has launched a low-resolution, slimmer version of the android app called Facebook Lite. The app is aimed at developing countries like Southeast Asia, Africa, Bangladesh and others that works on slow data plans or outdated phones. Facebook Lite has been launched in Bangladesh, Nepal and Nigeria. and will roll-out today in Asia, parts of Latin America, Africa ...

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Facebook confirms animated GIF support in News Feed

Finally, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has confirmed that, it extended its platform support to animated GIFs in the News Feed of the social network. The update is still rolling out, not everyone will experience the new changes now itself. The move has finally changed the decisions of Facebook, that always avoid GIFs that make its News Feed too chaotic. Facebook has ...

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Facebook adds Chat ID to Messenger including job title, current city and country

Recently, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has planned to give some hints to the users before the consider responding to the message through Facebook Messenger. FB Messenger will now share biographical information of the users such as current city, job title and other relevant information of the people, you haven’t chatted before will appear in the application. The update has rolled out for ...

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