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Why Is Facebook Strengthening Its Chip Division: Hires Google’s Top Developer

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The previous rumours claimed that Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has been working on developing its own chips and now new reports suggest that it has poached one of the world's leading chip developers of Google to reach its goal. The move indicates how serious Facebook is about having its own semiconductors, like Apple and Google.Earlier this year Facebook had started working on in-house chip...

The Fine On Facebook By UK: Making Mockery of Users’ Data Security Fiasco

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By now, almost all of you know of massive Cambridge Analytic scandal, that Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) was accused of in the early months of the year. The blame was huge, and damages were severe on Facebook to an extent even Mark Zuckerberg had to testify himself in front of the Senate. Almost everyone was dead sure about the hefty...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Becomes The World’s Third Richest Person

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Despite the fact that Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) was constantly in news for the negative reasons in the recent months, it finally tasted some magnificent success! Facebook’s Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Mark Zuckerberg becomes the third richest person on the planet. The Bloomberg Billionaires Index constantly tracks the world’s richest people. Presently, Mark Zuckerberg's net worth has clocked a whopping $82.1 billion....

With Facebook’s New Live Video Features, One May Skip Their Regular Skin-Care Regimen!

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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has some unique live streaming features up its sleeve!As per reports, two new Facebook patents were filed by the social-media giant last year, only to be made public today. These patents hint at enabling new add-on that will highlight live stream features.One of the patents gives an inkling that a new feature might be added, which will...

Why Is Facebook Shutting Down Its Mobile Apps?

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California-based social media giant Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has been surprising its users and rivals since its incorporation. It has been catching tremendous eyeball since it first debuted in the market with its IPO in February 2012. Be it the bizarre Facebook data breach or the current Facebook bug, it does not fail to be the hot potato.On July 2, 2018,...

Yet Another Facebook Bug – Are Their Engineers Really At Work?

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You might scroll through Facebook in peace because you think that all your creepy stalkers are far away from you – resting in your block list. Well, there’s a bad news for you as a new Facebook bug may have put your Facebook account in jeopardy. On July 2nd, Facebook revealed that a bug had disrupted the normal privacy settings...

Tech-Giants Google, Facebook Chided For Tricking Users Into Spilling Private Info

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How easy is it for tech-giants like Google, Microsoft and Facebook to deceive and nudge users into divulging their private details?It is a cakewalk! Cloaked in the illusion of providing a privacy-control measure, they manipulate users, with take-it-or-leave-it choices or obscure privacy intrusive defaults.According to recent findings by a consumer advocacy report by the Norwegian Consumer Council, Google and Facebook are allegedly manipulating users into...

The Soaring Valuation Of Instagram Guarantees 100x Return For Facebook

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A pivot for millions of envy-inducing snaps, Instagram has emerged as the titan of social media. The unprecedented growth is translating in the valuation of Instagram as well. With its box full assortment of memes, gifs, this photo-sharing platform would have celebrated its rococo worth more than $100 billion, if it were a stand-alone company.Instagram recently reached a billion...

Facebook Sets Its Eyes On The Content Subscription Business

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In the era of internet, the free flow of digital content has trigged the subscription business of exclusive content. Tapping the trend, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has set eyes on the content subscription business in a bid to capture a sizeable share of the market. Reportedly, Facebook is testing Subscription Group with a limited set of group admins.With the increasing...

Google Is The Top Company To Work For Student, But Facebook Struggles [SURVEY]

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The race to go great guns at clapping hands on the top tech talent from prominent colleges is pretty perennial. Typically, tech giants like Facebook, Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are all dead set on for pooling in top graduates. However, the list of top companies to work for student has some interesting insights worth paying attention to.A recent study...

Why WhatsApp Founders Exited Facebook Leaving $1.3 Billion On The Table: The Expensive Split

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In the wake of the recent, ugly and expensive split between Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and its biggest-ever acquisition, WhatsApp, many hot-news have been emerging. One such report by Wall Street Journal states that with the long-standing dispute over ads and revenue generation, WhatsApp's co-founders Brian Acton and Jan Koum gave up $1.3 billion by leaving Facebook before they were eligible for stock awards.While...

Teens Ditching Facebook For Youtube And Snapchat Faster Than Before [STUDY]

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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing teens to Youtube, Snapchat and Instagram. This fact is, by all means, true according to recent research conducted by Pew Research Center.Facebook, launched by Mark Zuckerberg in a small dorm about 14 years from now, has been at a real quick-propel towards achieving global domination over other social media platforms. However, the survey done by...

Facebook Introduces Original News Shows To Rejuvenate Facebook Watch

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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has reportedly trumpeted its very first prime news shows on Facebook Watch, exclusively for the social network. This marks the social networking giant taking a leap towards joining other online video producing platforms to compete with television.The first slate of news shows will be coming from different potent partners of Facebook that includes CNN, Fox News,...

Why Is Facebook Suddenly Bullish On Indian Smartphone Consumers?

The social media giant Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has already been crowned for constituting the largest marketplace in this world. In an all-inclusive state, this dominance on the marketplace can be drawn from the fact that Facebook can boast off of a monthly active user base of 2.2 billion, which constitutes almost a quarter of the world's population. With intelligent communication...

What Happened to Mark Zuckerberg’s Much Talked Vision of Global Internet?

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It's been five years since Mark Zuckerberg initiated his dauntless and seemingly no-win vision of the Global Internet. As of now, it doesn't look like Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) mooring the plan, and hence is resorting to surmise its ambition. Facebook Internet.org was aforethought to ensure that everybody can hop online.Intended as a call for action, the 10-page white paper revealed strategies of...

WhatsApp Sharing Payments Data With Facebook: A Threat To Other Payments Companies In India?

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Following months of anticipation, WhatsApp launched its peer-to-peer payment feature in the month of February 2018, putting forth a strong parley to India’s digital payments ecosystem. However, con-tempo news state that, this feature has been a reason for India's Central Bank and Ministry of Information Technology to raise their brows regarding its subsistence. As per reports, the Reserve Bank of...

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