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Pretend you have the worst job with Facebook’s content moderation quiz

11.13.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

If you've ever wanted to cosplay as an underpaid, mentally exhausted, trauma-exposed contract worker well then, oh boy, do we have some great news for you.  Everyone's favorite facilitator of hate speech, Facebook, announced a new quiz on Wednes... ...

Facebook says government demands for user data are at a record high

Facebook’s latest transparency report is out. The social media giant said the number of government demands for user data increased by 16% to 128,617 demands during the first-half of this year compared to the second-half of last year. That’s the highest number of government demands its received in any reporting period since it published its ...

Goodbye Libra, hello Facebook Pay

A new proprietary online payment system for WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook launches today, exactly two weeks after all the payment companies dropped out of Libra.

The evil ******** at Facebook, to whom we're now supposed to refer as FACEBOOK, today unveiled Facebook Pay, which is not all caps, and which will work on Facebook, Facebook ...

Facebook wants you to pay people on Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp with Facebook Pay

Square. Venmo. PayPal. Apple Pay. Google Pay. There’s really no shortage of ways to give people money via your phone, but that — nor growing calls that the company is already getting too ****** big — isn’t stopping Facebook. Facebook just announced Facebook Pay, a single payment system that ties into all of the things ...

You can now remove things from Facebook’s shortcut bar, including the red dots

11.12.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Every once in a while, Facebook adds a feature or option that people actually need. This is one of those happy times.  The social network now lets you edit your shortcut bar in its iOS app, meaning you can erase individual items from the bar or ... ...

Instagram experiment hits the U.S., and your likes may disappear soon

11.09.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Instagram will soon be expanding one of its biggest and most controversial experiments: hiding the number of likes on a post.  The service will expand the long-running test, which hides like counts from public-facing parts of the app, to the U.S... ...