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March 13, 2019 - 9:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it is aware of outages on its platforms including Facebook, Messenger and Instagram and is working to resolve the issue. According to Facebook's status page , the outages started around 11 a.m. EDT on Wednesday. That page, which calls the problem a "partial outage,"...
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September 28, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts. In a blog post, the company says hackers exploited its "View As" feature, which lets people see what their profiles look like to someone else. Facebook says it has taken steps to fix...
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August 03, 2018 - 10:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Kamala Harris has been the target of social media misinformation campaigns since she became a U.S. senator.
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July 29, 2018 - 9:41 am
Florida GOP candidate Matt Caldwell speaks out on 'The Ingraham Angle' about getting Facebook to authorize his pro-Second Amendment campaign ad.
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May 14, 2018 - 8:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may have misused data. The social media giant said in a blog post Monday that the suspensions resulted from its investigation into all apps that had access to large amounts of information before Facebook changed its platform...
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April 24, 2018 - 8:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If you've made changes to how you use social media since Facebook's Cambridge Analytica privacy debacle, you're not alone.
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April 17, 2018 - 7:59 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's top mufti has issued a fatwa, or a religious decree, saying that buying Facebook "likes" is prohibited under Islam because it's a form of fraud and deception. Grand Mufti Shawki Allam regularly issues all sorts of fatwas, usually in response to questions by Muslims seeking...
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April 14, 2018 - 10:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If you want to tailor a Facebook ad to a single user out of its universe of 2.2 billion, you could.
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April 13, 2018 - 8:46 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is calling on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify at the legislature of the 28-nation bloc about the widening data privacy scandal at his company.
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April 11, 2018 - 9:36 pm
By FRANK BAJAK and BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writers Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made several assertions about Facebook's data collection and privacy controls during two days of hearings on Capitol Hill. Those included claims that Facebook lets you download your data and take it elsewhere;...
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