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Are Your Photos Safe? Facebook Tackles Issues

It only came to my attention recently that my photos might not be safe on Facebook. I don’t know why I hadn’t thought of it before this point, but it truly never occurred to me that my photos would end up anywhere other than on my fairly-private Facebook pages. It was only recently that a friend made the discovery that her photos weren’t just hers anymore. I was appalled to

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Facebook “Thankful” Emoji for Mother’s Day

It’s undeniable that Facebook always seems to be at least one step ahead when it comes to holidays and fun events. You’ll often notice that there are new holiday frames, cool stickers and even reminders of the way you spent the same holiday a year ago (whether this is a friendly reminder for you or a painful one often depends on the holiday). Mother’s Day Features This Mother’s Day is

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Twitter, Facebook and Snapchat Produce Original Video Content

Get ready Hulu and Netflix! You may soon compete with top social media channels. Twitter, Facebook, and even Snapchat may produce unique, original video content to stream through their channel. If you follow technology news, most likely you heard of the cord-cutting trend. In a 2016 report from market research company GFK, 25 percent of homes do not watch cable television. This ratio decreases among younger adults aged 18-34, 40

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Facebook Plans to Add New Staff to Improve Community Safety

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook announced the company plans to hire 3,000 people to help ensure improved community safety. The decision is in response to the disturbing trend where people harm themselves or others and post the video on Facebook. “Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen people hurting themselves and others on Facebook — either live or in video posted later. It’s heartbreaking, and I’ve been reflecting on

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More VR Fun With Facebook Spaces + Other Social Media News

Facebook, Google, and Instagram announced or unrolled changes.  All three adopt favorite features from competing platforms. Facebook moves into social virtual reality while Instagram becomes a little more like Snapchat.  Will Facebook Spaces Compete With Google’s VR Platform? Last week, we posted about Google’s Virtual Reality (VR) activities. Social media giant Facebook is also breaking into VR.  Facebook announced their new social VR app Spaces at the Facebook Developers Conference

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