Another change of community standards on Facebook

No nudity and drugs. Facebook changed rules about deleting content Magic formula named “community standards” are favorite Facebook tools anytime when they want or don’t want to delete something. Community standards on Facebook are favorite tool when they are deleting content. Even in case of hatred, cyberbullying, pornography, harassment and violating privacy and in many more cases you can expect only two reactions: deleting on not deleting. In both cases the Facebook results are based on “community standards”. But you

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Ryan Pate and his Facebook comments

American Ryan Pate facing prosecution in the United Arab Emirates over Facebook comments Ryan Pare, a mechanic specialised in helicopter maintenance has been arrested in Abu Dhabi because of comments he posted on the Facebook page of his employer, Global Aerospace Logistics (GEL). Pate has recently had a falling out with GEL, over a dispute about extending his sick leave so he could get an examination of a back injury. GEL refused to give him extra sick leave and Pate,

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Facebook pages are going to lose (not only) dead fans. Expect decrease.

Facebook was leaving for long time the abandoned and dead user accounts between function ones. And now Facebook is going to change it all over site. Facebook will not allow to family delete account of deceased and still insisting on absurd “headstones” (very unpleasant process for family) but Facebook is going to change the fact that dead people accounts won’t be counting between the number of page followers anymore. It won’t be tiny action. Facebook has 1.3 billion users and

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Facebook and even Twitter want to precede users from suicide

Twitter and Facebook must face long lasting critic for ignoring cyberbully and problematic activities. The reaction came soon. Facebook was facing critic for long time that Facebook work insensibly with the users information. Last year in October Facebook was judging names of transsexual users as part of Facebook politics. As a result Facebook judged names as fake. Now Facebook is trying to change that attitude. Very recently as last of major internet services introduce the possibility of postmortem settlements with

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Facebook announced platform for sharing information about it security

ThreatExchangee is new platform for sharing information about IT security. Founded by Facebook which worked on it during last year. It should serve to security experts for sharing information so the others don’t have to solve problems all over again. Facebook built ThreatExchange on their own platform include providing API that should allow access to saved and offered information. You can/must request membership and entrance but filling the form doesn’t provide any further information. It is platform paradox that according

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Facebook: We don’t charge for commercials that no one will see

What is the point of commercials to submitters when they appears on web but they are on place where no one sees them? “Not all commercials are equal” says Facebook on the Facebook blog. And adding important statement “Facebook doesn’t charge for commercials that no one will see” For the first time Facebook officially joined the idea that commercial submitters should pay only for the banners which were truly seen. Its massive standard to pay for seen commercials without consideration

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Facebook introduces virtual testament. It solves, what to do with accounts of dead users

How to solve fates of internet accounts after dead of their owners is a question, which resonates more and more not only on social sites. Facebook was preparing this new feature for a year. New option in menu will users determine executor of testament, respectively man, who has the right to manage user’s profile in case of a tragic incident. According to the Washington Post server should in the Security settings gradually appears an offer, which will enter you a

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Facebook doesn’t care why you don’t use real name. You have to adapt.

We are the Facebook, you will be assimilated. There is always an option, you don’t have to use something, what you don’t need. But, after all… We have already informed you about a return of old requirement to use your real name on Facebook. And for real, there are the first news about blocked accounts according to that rule. One of the “victims” of the new regulation are mid names. If someone will report your mid name, you will probably

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Facebook’s Real Name Policy is back

On Facebook again only with a real name and with personal profiles which are truly personal. It is paradox that return to the old police caused surprisingly companies. According the fact, that Facebook still decrease the organic reach of page posts (big pages now have non-pay reach about miserably 2%), many companies started find out new ways. They started to use personals profiles (which actually provides an option to follow), which have quite better numbers (estimated reach is between 15

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Facebook Messenger is testing transcribing voice messages into text

Automatic transcription of speech into written text Facebook tries so far only on a few  selected users  of Facebook messenger. Facebook Messenger allows you to send short voice (audio) messages for a long time. Facebook now offered the opportunity to have the audio automatically converted into typed text for a limited part of the users. „For example, if you’re at a concert or in a meeting, you can now read the message instead of play (if you are of our

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Organic Reach on Facebook: Your Questions Answered by Brian Boland

Over the past few months, I’ve read articles and answered questions from many people who are concerned about declines in organic reach for their Facebook Pages. Organic reach refers to how many people you can reach for free on Facebook by posting to your Page. My colleagues and I at Facebook understand that this has been a pain point for many businesses, and we’re committed to helping you understand what’s driving this change so your business can succeed on Facebook.

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Facebook wants to understand human speech. Therefore buy a startup

First purchase of Facebook is company Wit.ai. Social network is probably going to joins Google, Microsoft and Apple, who are experimenting with personal assistants in mobile devices. Comunication machines witch people is a big topic of whole technological world. Except Siri and competitive assistants from Google or Microsoft now something going in Facebook. Mobile devices play an increasingly important role in its advertising revenue. Wit.ai is a young company, which gets its first three million investment in last year. This

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Messy Facebook? Clean it up Filter your friends and their content in a few simple steps, by Scott Kleinberg, Tribune Newspapers

When I used to look at my Facebook, I immediately thought of that junk drawer in the kitchen that barely opens and closes. So much stuff, so hard to organize. It’s my fault that it took so long, but I finally cleaned it up. Now, I use it like a pro and everything fits neatly in its own space. Whether you have 10 Facebook friends or 10,000, you don’t have to live with the clutter any longer. Here are just

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The Facebook likes you should dislike, by Scott Kleinberg | Tribune Newspapers

  Back in January, I wrote about what I call theFacebook “sharing trap” where you are persuaded to like a seemingly harmless photo that is part of a scam. It was one of my most shared columns, probably because so many people were surprised there’s evil lurking behind a cute puppy. If anything, the sharing trap, which is really called like-farming, has become more dangerous. If you’re scratching your head, let me set the scene. We’ve all seen photos with

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Facebook add new buttons!

Webmasters on faceebook now have 7 new „call to action“ buttons! They are usable especially for companies. Book Now, Contact Us, Use App, Play Game, Shop Now,  Sign Up,  Watch Video. Theese 7 new buttons should help to webmasters with „higher users involvent to activities, which they want to offer.  New buttons started in USA and another countries will follow. Buttons will show in the down right corner of the pages cover photo. It is not clear yet, if there

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Facebook can now edit photos too!

Newest update od Faceebook app brings a new innovation to iPhone and iPad users. From the first experiences we know, that it should make posting photos even faster. No delays! Facebook’s system is now  better in editing photos  than human. It will automatically auto-enhance your photo to the best form („facebook best form“). That innovation now starting on iOS and on Android soon. Facebook teach for it’s succefull toy – Instagram. The user should have opportunity to change the light,

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New version of Facebook for offices.

Watch out! The word is that Facebook is preparing new version designed for offices and big companies. Longer period of time spend on Facebook means more viewed ads, more views means more clicks and more money from ads. This money has been increasing over the past few quarters. In the last quarter, Facebook noted 3.203 billions USD in takings, which means quarterly increase by 10%. We are talking about regular version without personal updates and without the disturbing content. Facebook

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Facebook before Youtube channel? Is it possible?

Based on independent sources from Socialbakers, more and more marketers all over the world are starting to turn to Facebook and starting to upload their and theirs company videos on this social network. It looks like they are moving on to Facebook mainly because they can find here significantly bigger interaction with fans. The videos on Facebook lived for long in the shadow of greater giant: the YouTube server. However some statistics prove that integrated videos on social network Facebook

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Messenger Reaches 500 milion

Messaging is an important part of how people stay connected and since Messenger launched in 2011 we’ve been passionate about giving people a faster and more expressive way to communicate. Today more than 500 million people are using Messenger each month and we’re more committed than ever to make it the best possible messaging experience. Messenger was the first of our standalone apps, and unlike our core Facebook apps, it focused on one use case – messaging. With Messenger, you

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