Facebook has come under fire for its role in influencing the U.S. presidential election, particularly when it comes to "fake news" and Russian-sponsored ads.
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NBC Universal and SNAP are teaming up with filmmakers and brothers Mark and Jay Duplass to produce scripted content to attract young millennials! Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Andy Serwer discuss SNAP’s new push for content.
Oct.18 -- David Marcus, Facebook's VP of messaging platforms, discusses the company's advertising drive and competitive environment. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Markets" from the WSJ D.LIVE Conference in Laguna Beach, California.
Tech giants' ad teams worked "closely" with Secure America Now, a right-wing group whose campaigns included anti-Muslim messages, Bloomberg reports.
Facebook Inc. should be more proactive in detecting malicious actors on its platform, the head of Facebook’s Messenger app business said Wednesday.
Facebook Messenger Chief David Marcus talks about Russia's allegedly malicious use of the app in the 2016 presidential election. He speaks with WSJ Deputy Technology Editor Christina Passariello at the ...
Facebook Messenger Chief David Marcus talks about Russian meddline in the 2016 Presidential Election and how Facebook Messenger was used maliciously. He speaks at the WSJ D.Live conference in Laguna Beach, ...
Facebook's head of global creative strategy Ricky Van Veen said the social media giant is presently focused on creators and publishers to drive content on its 'Watch' platform.
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Facebook (FB) recently announced partnerships with several food chains and delivery platforms to launch food order and delivery services to attract more users and advertisers to its platform.
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Regina Dugan, the executive in charge of Facebook’s most ambitious experimental hardware products, is leaving the company after just 18 months on the job. In a post this week , Dugan said she planned to stay on through early 2018 to help Facebook’s Building 8 division make a smooth transition. Dugan was a major hire for Facebook when she joined the company in April 2016: She had previously led Google’s Advanced Technology and Products division, which has worked on things like modular smartphones and sensors embedded in clothing.
Santa Clara-based chip giant Intel Corp. this week took the wraps off a powerful new chip built from the ground up for artificial intelligence. The company said it’s putting the Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor in the hands of a small group of customers to gather feedback ahead of a wider launch next year. "We are thrilled to have Facebook in close collaboration sharing its technical insights as we bring this new generation of AI hardware to market,” CEO Brian Krzanich said in a blog post following his comments onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live conference.
U.S. stock futures are trending higher this morning, as Wall Street looks to push the Dow Jones Industrial Average above the 23,000 milestone. Meanwhile, corporate earnings are adding to the bullish euphoria, with International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) up over 6% premarket after posting better-than-expected quarterly results last night. On the CBOE, the single-session equity put/call volume ratio dipped to 0.66, while the 10-day moving average held at the same.