FACEBOOK’S DATING GOES LIVE IN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES AFTER LONG DELAY 

Facebook said on Wednesday it is launching its dating service in 32 European countries after the rollout was delayed earlier this year due to regulatory concerns. “We’re launching Facebook Dating in Europe to help more people find meaningful relationships through…

FACEBOOK’S MENTAL HEALTH PORTAL WILL CONNECT USERS TO SUPPORT, INFORMATION

The global pandemic has had us holed up at home and dealing with a kind of life we have never experienced or tackled before. And obviously, this hasn’t been great for our mental health. To help deal with this to…

FACEBOOK MERGES MESSENGER WITH INSTAGRAM’S DIRECT MESSAGES: REPORT

Photo-sharing platform Instagram on Wednesday started rolling out the option to connect Instagram direct messages with Messenger. The new update lets you send messages to Messenger people from Instagram, and the other way around. The new update is rolling out…

FACEBOOK UPDATES RIGHT MANAGER TO HELP CREATOR GAIN MORE CONTROL OVER THEIR IMAGES

Facebook has introduced a Rights Manager for Images tool that will give users more control over secure their images. The tool will let page admins claim ownership over their content and issue takedown requests in case somebody else posts them.…

FACEBOOK LAUNCHED CLIMATE SCIENCE INFO CENTER AMID FAKE NEWS CRITICISM

Facebook on Tuesday launched a climate science information center to elevate credible sources on climate change, as critics question its role in the spread of misinformation on the issue. Facebook said the project is modeled on its Covid-19 Information Center…

FACEBOOK INTRODUCES CAMPUS, A SECTION FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS

Facebook is getting back to its roots with the launch of a new product called Campus, a section of the main app specifically designed for college students. Campus is designed to be a place where students can interact only with…

FACEBOOK SUSPENDS PAK ACCOUNTS FOR SPREADING FALSE PROPAGANDA ON SOCIAL MEDIA: PAKISTAN’S DIRTY TRICKS

Facebook took down a network of fake accounts and pages associated with Pakistani operatives that were using the social media platform such as — Facebook and Instagram to spread malicious propaganda. “We found this network as part of our internal…

FACEBOOK WILL NOW WARN YOU BEFORE YOU SHARE COVID-19 ARTICLES

Facebook and other social media platforms have been struggling with misinformation around the pandemic. Facebook’s latest effort to help combat this is a pop-up warning before users share a Covid-related article. This new notification screen is rolling out to Facebook…

FACEBOOK LAUNCHES SLAMS APPLE’S APP STORE POLICIES, LAUNCHES FACEBOOK GAMING ON iOS WITHOUT GAMES

Facebook has the launched Facebook Gaming app on iOS without games. The app is primarily meant to be used to watch streamers play video games but it also comes with a few mini-games. Facebook has had to remove all the…