Facebook Announces That it Will End P2P Payments in UK and France

In news that, reportedly, won’t affect many users, Facebook has announced that, effective June 15th, it will remove its peer-to-peer payments option in both the UK and France. As explained by Facebook, users in these... Read more »

How to Create a Social Media Report: A Step-by-Step Guide

Creating reports is inherent to every social media management activity.  At first glance, it may seem like a simple routine task – you pull your best numbers in one spreadsheet, export data... Read more »

Facebook Says Working to Limit False Stories for Indian Elections, Introduces New Tools

Facebook says it is preparing for Indian elections by working to limit false stories, videos, and photos on its platform. It says it is tying up with fact checkers and media organisations... Read more »

Election Commission Joins Twitter Ahead of Lok Sabha Polls

  The Election Commission of India on Friday joined Twitter ahead of the Lok Sabha elections while the micro-blogging site also launched a special election emoji aimed at encouraging participation in election-related... Read more »

Facebook to Restrict Foreign Political Ads Ahead of Indonesia Poll

Facebook has banned political advertisements from outside Indonesia ahead of the country’s presidential poll, just weeks after being heavily criticised by the European Union for not doing enough to counter election meddling.... Read more »

‘LinkedIn Live’ Video Broadcasting Service Launched, Now Rolling Out as Pilot in the US

With video and live streaming quickly becoming the next major avenue of the online social world, every major name in the domain from Twitter to Facebook is trying to grab a piece... Read more »

EU Says Social Media Now Better at Removing Hate Speech

Internet giants have more than doubled the rate at which they fight hate speech online than when they joined the European Union’s voluntary approach in 2016, EU officials said Monday. Firms like YouTube, Microsoft, Twitter,... Read more »

Facebook Takes Steps to Prevent Removed Pages From Duplicating Content

Facebook will proactively shut down fake Groups and Pages, even if they were not found to be in violation of its Community Guidelines, the company has announced. In a blog post on Wednesday, the... Read more »

Facebook Unveils Community Actions, a News Feed Petition Feature

Facebook is at it again. The social network wants you to take action about the causes you care about, right from your News Feed. Facebook is launching Community Actions today, a News Feed... Read more »

Facebook Ex-Employee Says Harassed for Criticising Lack of Diversity

A Facebook engineering manager who quit her job this month has alleged harassment at the workplace after she criticised the social media giant for lack of diversity. Sophie Alpert who headed a... Read more »