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You can now check detailed weather forecast on Facebook

You can now safely delete those weather apps on your iPhone as Facebook just launched a brand new weather forecast section in its iPhone and iPad app and on the web, powered by Weather.com. An updated version of its earlier weather greetings in News Feed, this latest feature addition indicates that the social networking behemoth continues… Continue reading You can now check detailed weather forecast on Facebook

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Facebook built censorship tools to gain access to the Chinese market

(Natural News) Social media has taken many various twists and turns throughout the past few decades. Some would say it began all the way back in the days of Prodigy, the precursor to the now virtually defunct America Online. For the first time users could not only access the remarkably less vast internet (given the… Continue reading Facebook built censorship tools to gain access to the Chinese market

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Facebook gets serious about the big bucks in TV shows

Facebook plans to expand into the realm of original TV shows. James Martin/CNET Facebook really wants to serve you original TV shows over social media. The social network just hired Mina Lefevre, an experienced TV executive, to manage all of its video content programming, according to Bloomberg. Lefevre hails from MTV where she was responsible… Continue reading Facebook gets serious about the big bucks in TV shows

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Video: Facebook's next 2 moves that will change the world

For those of you who prefer text to video, below is a summary of the transcript of this video. There are two big moves that Facebook could make to disrupt the tech industry in the coming years. Let’s break them down. 1. Bring augmented reality to the masses Facebook is well known for its 2… Continue reading Video: Facebook's next 2 moves that will change the world

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Facebook Safety Check Gets Community Help: Here's How It Works And All You Need To Know

Facebook is making Safety Check more useful in times of crisis, allowing users to seek and offer help in cases of emergency. Times of crisis are tough to handle and Safety Check is designed to offer some level of reassurance that loved ones are unharmed. When an emergency occurs, Facebook activates Safety Check so that… Continue reading Facebook Safety Check Gets Community Help: Here's How It Works And All You Need To Know

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Leland grocery store owner faces backlash over Facebook commentr

Daniel Teachey’s comment on Jessenia Tascon’s Facebook ad. LELAND, NC (WWAY) — A Leland grocery story owner is facing backlash over a Facebook comment. A woman claims one of the owners of the Piggly Wiggly in Leland posted an offensive comment on her sales ad on social media. When Jessenia Tascon posted a picture of her… Continue reading Leland grocery store owner faces backlash over Facebook commentr

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Facebook Announces Launch Of Anti-Discrimination Feature

And this is going to work? Facebook is about to get more complicated, it seems. The site has developed methods that purport to weed out discriminatory targeting in site advertising.  The social media giant’s new policies name specific protected races, ethnicities and nationalities, and specifically outline prohibited discriminatory practices on the site. Facebook says that… Continue reading Facebook Announces Launch Of Anti-Discrimination Feature

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Facebook Launches New Community Help Feature For Safety Check

Facebook is building on Safety Check feature to crowdsource relief and aid during times of crisis. The social network announced an update to Safety Check on Wednesday, which includes the launch of the new feature called Community Help. With the feeling like more can be done to help during emergency situations, Facebook’s Community Help uses… Continue reading Facebook Launches New Community Help Feature For Safety Check