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Facebook Reports Your Private Photos May Have Gone Public

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Bah Hum-BUG! Another API bug is crawling around the tech space today. This time the victim is Facebook and about 6.8 million Facebook users who use the platform daily. Remember that embarrassing photo of you doing a keg-stand in your underwear at the holiday party? Well, it’s now viral fam, good job. According to a […]

Facebook’s New Camera Announcement is Met With Mixed Reviews

Is Facebook Getting Even Less Friendly? Social Media Giant Shuts Down Friends List Feeds Feature

In recent months, Facebook has been announcing that they want to see more of your face. On the heels of last week‘s new Nearby Friends mapping feature announcement, Facebook revealed that they’re following the leads of other tech giants such as Google and Snapchat and expanding into the hardware market with the announcement of their […]

Is Facebook’s Anticipated Update Friendlier? Or Creepier?

Is Facebook Getting Even Less Friendly? Social Media Giant Shuts Down Friends List Feeds Feature

It knows when you’ve been sleeping, it knows when you’re awake….and now Facebook is going to know where you are- and so are your Facebook friends, all thanks to Facebook’s newly designed “Nearby Friends” feature. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information While Facebook’s current Nearby Friends feature allows users to share their general location with their […]

Facebook Reveals 4 Million Users May Be Included in Data Leak

Is Facebook Getting Even Less Friendly? Social Media Giant Shuts Down Friends List Feeds Feature

Facebook has issued a statement in regards to a leak of user data at the hands of an app, myPersonality. The tech giant states they have banned the app, which was active prior to 2012, but noticed that information collected by myPersonality was shared with researchers and companies with very minor protection. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]

Facebook and Instagram to Allow User to Set Time Limits

Facebook and Instagram to Allow User to Set Time Limits

Facebook and Instagram are introducing a new feature that will enable its users to manage the time they spend on the social platforms. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The tool will give individuals a chance to set themselves time limits for utilizing the applications, quiet notices incidentally and see a dashboard demonstrating their utilization. Facebook’s […]

August Alsina Reveals Opioid Addiction on ‘Red Table Talk’

August Alsina Reveals Opioid Addiction on 'Red Table Talk'

Jada Pinkett Smith has been using her Facebook series, Red Table Talk, as a platform for others to spread awareness of what people go through but do not speak upon. On the last episode, Smith invited R&B singer, August Alsina onto the show to discuss his addiction problem alongside Adrienne Banfield Norris (Pinkett Smith’s mom) […]

Facebook’s Hate Speech Algorithm Censored Parts of the Declaration of Independence

Facebook's Hate Speech Algorithm Censored Parts of the Declaration of Independence

A Texas-based community newspaper was uploading excerpts from the Declaration of Independence to Facebook in order to encourage historical literacy among its readers. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information However, part 10 didn’t appear and the media company received a notification saying the post went against its standards on hate speech. At issue was a part of […]

Hillary Clinton Would Like to Run Facebook One Day

Hillary Clinton Would Like to be Facebook's CEO One Day

Hillary Clinton might have a new career path, and you’ll never guess what it is. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Clinton received the Radcliffe Medal at Harvard on Friday, award to people who “had a transformative impact on society.” Attorney General Maura Healey asked the former Presidential candidate what company she would run if given the opportunity, […]

Jada Pinkett-Smith Premieres ‘Red Table Talk’ on Facebook Watch

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Last week, Will Smith took to Instagram to introduce his wife,  Jada Pinkett-Smith, to his Instagram family by announcing her initiation to the social media site. As Jada made herself at home via Instagram, she announced the debut of Red Table Talk, a project documenting the journey towards healing and a need for more authenticity and […]

Facebook Releases Secret Rules On How It Polices Its Service

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This is what we’ve all been waiting for. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On Tuesday, Facebook Inc. released a rule book for the types of posts it allows on its social network, giving far more detail than ever before on what is permitted on subjects ranging from drug use and sex work to bullying, hate […]

Snapchat Takes A Dive and Facebook Reaps Benefits

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Words by Comfort Nnana Kalu Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Snapchat forgets the consumer and updates the platform in a way that would have made businesses and advertisers happy. However, the one thing Snapchat forgot is that without consumers there isn’t any money and businesses will leave when the consumers leave the platform. Snapchat has […]

Spotify and Instagram Celebrate Black History Month with Black Girl Magic Map

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Words by Danielle Perry Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Social media giant Instagram and music streaming service Spotify team up to celebrate Black History Month and “power, resilience, and beauty inspired by our black women in our generations and generations past” with an interactive United States of #BlackGirlMagic map. According to Instagram Music Youth & […]

Concert App Songkick Teams up with Facebook to Provide Concerts

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Words by Danielle Perry Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Songkick, an app acquired from the Warner Bros. music group last year, inks a deal with Facebook to add concerts and events from their database onto the social media platform that is currently averaging two billion users. Adding to the Facebook deal, Songkick also unveiled a […]

Jim Carrey Wants Everyone to “Dump” Facebook Stock, Says They “Profited” from Russian interference in the 2016 US Election

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On Tuesday afternoon, actor and comedian Jim Carrey took to Twitter to his 17.5 million followers, and announced that he’s selling his Facebook stock and deleting his Facebook page because of Russia. The Comedian turned artist says the reason behind his decision is that the multi billion dollar social network benefited from Russian interference in […]

Facebook Plans To Use Artificial Intelligence To Help Prevent Suicide

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Mark Zuckerberg today announced Faceboook was rolling out enhanced AI to scan posts for signs of suicidal thoughts. The new system, which doesn’t rely on users to flag or report content, is set to rollout worldwide with the exception of countries in the EU, due to restrictions. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The social network’s […]

Ellen Page Says Brett Ratner Sexually Harassed Her On The Set Of ‘X-Men’

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Actress Ellen Page released a personal statement on Facebook Friday saying she was harassed and outed by director Brett Ratner. She also detailed several other incidents of sexual misconduct from other men in the industry during her teenage years working as an actor. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Page claims that when she was 18 […]

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