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Facebook ad boycott organizers say no progress on hate speech

Washington - Organizers of a Facebook ad boycott vowed to press on with their campaign, saying the social network's top executives had failed to offer meaningful action on curbing hateful content.

Facebook to advise use of masks amid latest virus spike

Washington - Facebook said Thursday it would offer reminders to its users to wear protective masks, responding to the latest surge in US coronavirus cases, which has sparked renewed fears of containing the pandemic.

Facebook ramps up efforts to curb 'hateful content' in ads

Washington - Facebook said Friday it would ban a "wider category of hateful content" in ads as the embattled social media giant moved to respond to widening protests over its handling of inflammatory posts.

Unilever pulls Facebook, Twitter ads in US over 'polarized' election

Den Haag - Consumer giant Unilever, 扑克王游戏下载home to brands including Ben and Jerry's and Marmite, said Friday it will stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in the US until the end of 2020 due to the "polarized election period" there.

Unilever to stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in US

Den Haag - Consumer giant Unilever, 扑克王游戏下载home to brands including Ben and Jerry's and Marmite, said Friday it will stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in the US until the end of 2020 due to the "polarized election period" there.

Verizon joins brands boycotting Facebook ads over hate speech

San Francisco - US telecoms giant Verizon joined the growing list of brands vowing to stop buying advertising on Facebook on Thursday over its perceived failure to crack down on hate speech and incitements to violence.

Facebook pulls Trump ads which used Nazi symbol

San Francisco - Facebook on Thursday removed ads by President Donald Trump's campaign containing a symbol used by Nazi Germany, the latest move in a heated battle over inflammatory political content on social media.

Trump ads taken down over violation of Facebook hate policies

Facebook said on Thursday it took down posts and ads run by the re-election campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump for violating its policy against organized hate. The ads had red downward-pointing triangles associated with Nazi political prisoners.

Facebook says to block foreign state media ads for US election

San Francisco - Facebook says it will block ads from foreign state media during the US election, as well as allowing users to hide all paid-for political messages.

Facebook rejects call to share revenue with Australian media

Sydney - Facebook on Monday rejected calls from the Australian government and news companies that it share advertising revenue with the media, suggesting it would rather cut news content from its platform.

China slams Facebook's state media rules

Bejing - China said Facebook was unfairly targeting its biggest media companies on Friday after the network began attaching disclaimers to pages run by the country's state-controlled news outlets.

Facebook labels state-controlled media posts, will block ads

San Francisco - Facebook on Thursday began labelling media organizations whose editorial calls may be under the influence of governments and said ads from those outlets would be blocked later this year.

Facebook slams 'severe' Singapore misinformation law

Fpo - Facebook said Monday Singapore's use of an online misinformation law is "severe" and risks stifling free speech, after the company was again forced to block a page in the city-state.

Google rejects call for huge Australian media payout

Sydney - Google has rejected demands it pay hundreds of millions of dollars per year in compensation to Australian news media under a government-imposed revenue sharing deal.The company's top executive in Australia said Google made barely Aus$10 million (US$6.

Facebook denies sidelining research on site's 'divisiveness'

San Francisco - Facebook on Wednesday defended itself against a report that it shelved internal research indicating that it was dividing people instead of bringing them together.

Facebook moves many staff to permanent work from 扑克王游戏下载home Special

扑克王游戏下载home working is here to stay for many workers. Leading the pack is Facebook, which as announced that many of its workers will be allowed to work from 扑克王游戏下载home as part of a permanent arrangement.

Facebook to embrace remote work in post-pandemic shift

San Francisco - Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday remote work is here to stay, and that half of the social network's staff could be doing jobs from afar within a decade.

Facebook to help struggling retailers create online stores

San Francisco - Facebook on Tuesday unveiled free tools for retailers hit by the pandemic to create online storefronts at the social network and Instagram.

Australia watchdog suggests news boycott of Google, Facebook

Sydney - Australia's competition watchdog suggested Tuesday that local media could organise a "collective boycott" of Google and Facebook to force the tech giants to pay for news they put on their platforms.

Facebook apologises for role in 2018 Sri Lanka unrest

Fpo - Facebook has apologised for its role in the deadly communal unrest that shook Sri Lanka two years ago after an investigation found that hate speech and rumours spread on the platform may have led to violence against Muslims.

Facebook extends work from 扑克王游戏下载home until 2021 Special

Mark Zuckerberg has announced that most of its employees will be allowed to continue to work from 扑克王游戏下载home through the end of 2020. For a major corporation to do so, this signals that a new 'normal' is upon us.

Review: Band member takes over Billy Joel's Facebook, and does him proud Special

On April 28, Billy Joel band member Mike DelGuidice performed a livestream show on Billy Joel's Facebook page during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. DelGuidice also fronts the Billy Joel tribute band Big Shot.

Facebook surges on user growth in pandemic, sees murky outlok

San Francisco - Facebook on Wednesday reported a sharp jump in usage as the global pandemic unfolded, in a quarterly update that sparked a rally in shares of the social network despite its warning of turbulence in the coming months.

Mike DelGuidice of Big Shot to play on Billy Joel's Facebook page

Mike DelGuidice of the Billy Joel tribute band Big Shot will be performing on Billy Joel's official Facebook page later today.

Facebook takes aim at Zoom with video chat upgrade

San Francisco - Facebook on Friday unveiled a new video chat service with virtual "rooms" where people can pop in to visit friends, aiming at users turning to the popular Zoom platform during the pandemic.

Facebook 'complicit' in Vietnam censorship: Amnesty

Hanoi - Amnesty International on Wednesday accused Facebook of "caving" to Vietnam's strict censorship regime, after the US tech giant confirmed it was blocking content deemed illegal by the country's communist government.

Facebook takes $5.7 bn stake in India's Jio digital platforms

Mumbai - Facebook has taken a $5.7 billion stake in the Jio digital platforms business of India's richest man Mukesh Ambani in one of the biggest foreign investments in the country, the companies said Wednesday.

Facebook takes $5.7 bn stake in India digital platforms

Mumbai - Facebook has taken a $5.7 billion stake in the Jio digital platforms business of India's richest man Mukesh Ambani, the two sides said Wednesday, marking one of the biggest foreign investments in the country.

T. Graham Brown talks Facebook shows, longevity and Willie Nelson Special

Acclaimed country star T. Graham Brown chatted with Digital Journal about his latest endeavors and upcoming Facebook Livestream concert on April 24.

Australia to force Google, Facebook to pay for news content

Brisbane - Australia will force Google and Facebook to pay media outlets for their content, the government announced Monday, vowing to lead the world in making the tech giants share lucrative advertising revenues with traditional media.
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