Facebook to give $1,000 to each of its 45,000 employees

San Francisco: Facebook is giving $1,000 as bonus to each of its 45,000 employees ..

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Facebook may limit posts lacking authenticity

San Francisco: In a move that could help limit the virality of harmful content on its platform, Facebook has said that it can limit ..

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Kozhikode man spends time on Facebook, lands a dream job

Payyoli: We all spend time on social media, but a young man from Kunnathukara in Maniyur stands out by securing a dream job in Facebook ..


Outage hits Facebook services worldwide

San Francisco: Facebook acknowledged Wednesday an outage affecting users in various parts of the world and said it was working on a ..

Facebook, WhatsApp down globally, users in a fix

New Delhi: Facebook and its family of apps including WhatsApp and photo-sharing platform Instagram on Wednesday evening faced a global ..


Facebook launches blood donations centre for 217 mn Indian users

New Delhi: To encourage its 217 million users in India donate blood for the needy, Facebook on Thursday launched a new blood donations ..

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Man arrested for offensive remarks against CM on Facebook

Changanassery: Police arrested a man for posting offensive comments against Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Facebook. R Mahesh Pai, ..

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Notification through trolls, FB; MG University blazes a trail

Kottayam: In a first, a university in Kerala has taken resort to social media and trolls to notify the students about admission-related ..


Facebook interested in Blockchain-based authentication: Zuckerberg

San Francisco: You may soon login to Facebook with Blockchain-based authentication, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has indicated. In a public ..


Facebook tracking users who threaten its workers: Report

San Francisco: Facebook has been monitoring and tracking locations of those users who can pose threat to its employees or physical ..


With 2.32 bn users, Facebook earns record profits

San Francisco: Despite facing intense scrutiny over data privacy, Facebook stock rose 12 per cent after it logged a record revenue ..


Facebook to monitor India elections from 'Singapore hub'

New Delhi: As India faces elections in a couple of months, Facebook said it will launch transparency tools for electoral ads next month ..

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After hour-long melodrama, lovers get married in Kottayam

Kottayam: A young man and woman who met through Facebook, decided to get married. The young man works in Sharjah and is a native of ..


Apple world's top brand, Facebook slips to 9th spot

San Francisco: Apple displaced Google to become the top brand in the world in 2018 while Facebook, mired in data breach controversies, ..


New Facebook features to protect users from bullying, harassment

San Francisco: Embroiled in a massive data breach and facing $1.63 billion in fine from the European Union (EU) privacy watchdog, Facebook ..


2.2 bn Facebook users must log out, re-login across devices: Experts

New Delhi: After Facebook admitted that hackers broke into nearly 50 million users' accounts by stealing their "access tokens" ..


Data of 50 mn Facebook users at risk after security breach, accounts from India likely hit

Washington: Data of 50 million Facebook users have been exposed following a massive security breach by unknown hackers, its CEO Mark ..


New Facebook tool lets journalists scrutinise political ads

San Francisco: With midterm elections in the US and general elections in several other countries knocking at the door, Facebook has ..


Facebook donates Rs 1.75 crore for Kerala flood victims

New Delhi: Social networking giant Facebook is donating $250,000 (nearly Rs 1.75 crore) for relief work in Kerala, which has been battered ..


Facebook bags media rights of La Liga for Indian subcontinent

New Delhi: Social media giant Facebook has bagged the media rights of Spain's top-division football championship, La Liga, for ..


Facebook tightens noose around fake accounts

San Francisco: The world's largest social media network Facebook on Friday took measures to make it more difficult to run fake ..


Facebook launches digital literacy library

San Francisco: Facebook on Friday announced the launch of a "Digital Literacy Library" to help young people build the skills ..


Can't protect users' data alone: Facebook

San Francisco: Facing an intense public scrutiny over data leaks amid privacy concerns, Facebook has now called for the entire tech ..


Facebook rolls out social video watching feature 'Watch Party'

San Francisco: Facebook has launched a new feature called "Watch Party" that allows members of the social network's groups ..


Facebook wants to launch own Internet satellite in 2019

San Francisco: As part of its plan to connect billions of people who are still offline, Facebook is working on launching Athena, its ..


Facebook shielding far-right activists, under-age accounts: Report

London: Moderators at Facebook are protecting far-right activists, preventing their Pages from being deleted even after they violate ..


Facebook stock at all-time high despite data breaches

San Francisco: Despite the massive Cambridge Analytica data scandal and a couple of users' privacy issues owing to internal bugs, ..


Facebook buying Britain-based AI start-up: Report

San Francisco: Facebook is reportedly acquiring London-based startup Bloomsbury AI that has developed natural language processing (NLP) ..


Bug unblocked people from 800,000 users' list: Facebook

San Francisco: In yet another privacy goof-up, Facebook has admitted that over 800,000 users were affected by a bug on its platform ..


Facebook won't use tech in patent that turns phone mics on

San Francisco: In an attempt to assuage concerns raised by Facebook's filing for a patent for software that could turn the mics ..


Backload worker gets offer to sing with Shankar Mahadevan

Nooranadu: A tamil song sung by a backload worker has gone viral on social media and even invited attention from popular singer-musician ..


'Your Time On Facebook' may soon be monitored

San Francisco: Facebook has reportedly introduced a new feature, tentatively titled "Your Time On Facebook", that would provide ..


Facebook expands fact-checking initiative to new countries

San Francisco: Facebook has announced to expand its fact-checking programme to new countries that aims to fight spread of fake news ..


New Facebook AI system to 'open' closed eyes in photo

San Francisco: Facebook researchers are now working on a new Artificial Intelligence (AI) system that can make closed eyes look convincingly ..


Facebook may unveil eye-tracking technology in future

San Francisco: Facebook is bullish on eye-tracking technology tools that will let the social media giant detect users' eye movement ..


Facebook shared data with Chinese phone makers: report

Washington: Facebook has data-sharing pacts with at least four Chinese companies including Huawei that has been flagged by American ..

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Ramesh Pisharody stun fans by bringing out his own old pic in FB

For the netizens in Kerala, it is a season of bringing out the old photographs to light. The old photographs and posts, mostly the ..

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Zuckerberg says his data also harvested and sold by Cambridge Analytica

Washington: Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg today told lawmakers that his personal data was also harvested and sold by Cambridge ..


Facebook says up to 87 mn users' data may have been improperly shared

Washington: Personal information of about 87 million users, mostly in the US, may have been improperly shared with the UK-based political ..


Give me another chance: Zuckerberg on leading Facebook

Washington: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg today sought another chance for himself to lead the social media giant despite acknowledging ..


Govt issues notice to Facebook over data breach

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday issued a notice to social networking giant Facebook, seeking its response over the user data ..


Facebook users sue over collection of call, text history

Three users of the Facebook Messenger app sued Facebook on Tuesday, saying the social network violated their privacy by collecting ..


Centre warns FB of strong action if it sways electoral process

New Delhi: India today warned social media platforms like Facebook of 'strong action' if any attempt was made by them to influence ..


Facebook testing 'Voice Clips' status updates for Indian users

San Francisco: Facebook is testing a new feature called "Add Voice Clip" that appears in its status update composer menu ..


Facebook unveils new initiatives to connect more people

Barcelona: In order to bring more people online, Facebook has unveiled new initiatives to upgrade existing networks for the future, ..