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Facebook Supports Political Ad Bill and Puts Limits on ‘Issue Ads

  For the first time on Friday, Facebook Inc. backed proposed legislation that would require social media websites to reveal the identities of those who purchase online political campaign ads. The social network also introduced a new verification process for buyers of ‘issue’ ads, which have previously been used for sowing discord on the internet. Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg,…...
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Facebook to Enable Safety Check More Widely

The largest social network activated its Safety Check tool during the terrorist attacks that occurred in Paris on Friday, which helped a lot of people in assuring their friends and family about their safety. Amidst criticism from other countries, Facebook said that it would activate it more widely. Nevertheless, deciding when to activate the Safety Check feature could push into…...
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Facebook Courting TV’s Market with Video Ads

Finally, the day has come when the biggest social network of the world released its long-awaited feature of video advertisement. The primary purpose of the social network for making this move is to diversify its revenue by taking advantage of the television-marketing budgets. It was in December when Facebook started testing the 15 second spots, but were delayed several times.…...
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If Facebook Buys Drones, They Will Fly Above the Red Tape

The thought of Facebook purchasing drones may have brought panicky feelings in the hearts of people as they imagined what destruction would be wrought if the social media giant purchased an army of drones. However, it seems that people forgot to keep in mind that not all drones are equal. Most people regard drones, which are basically unmanned aerial systems,…...
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