Facebook forms a team of experts in Blockchain

The social media giant Facebook is working tirelessly to maximize the use of crypto-currencies and large distributed registry (DLT) technology. The company’s Blockchain division is actively seeking talent to complement its team, despite the downward trend in the value of Bitcoin and altcoins. Projects for Blockchain and digital currencies? Facebook goes out of its way to fuel its […]

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Facebook: criminal investigation on data sharing

Federal prosecutors in New York have opened a criminal investigation into Facebook’s practices of sharing users’ data with other companies, sometimes without the knowledge of its users, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. According to the newspaper, a grand jury in New York officially demanded “at least two major smart phone manufacturers” to provide […]

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PR manager leaves Facebook

The head of public relations Facebook announced Wednesday leave office, while the social network tries desperately to fight a flood of almost permanent scandals for more than two years. Caryn Marooney, who does not yet have a successor, worked for eight years with the American giant but thinks it was “time to return to (his) […]

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Lite.im adds BTC in Facebook transactions and Fortnite integrates cryptocurrency payments

The road from cryptocurrency to deep democratization has reached a new threshold. Recently, the Lite.im portfolio that allows transactions in Facebook and Messenger, has just added a new cryptocurrency in its ecosystem , Bitcoin. Moreover, the famous video game Fortnite has finally shown favor for crypto-currencies dedicated to the purchase of web content. Bitcoin Core integrates Lite.im After ETH, LTC and […]

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Bug hits 6.8 million Facebook users

A security breach has made available to all applications photos posted on Facebook by 6.8 million users for ten days in September, said Friday the social network, which has apologized.  The vulnerability, which has been corrected after 12 days, only concerns people who have downloaded one or more of these 1500 or so applications and […]

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Breakdowns on Facebook, Messenger and Instagram

Faults were recorded this morning on Facebook and Instagram social networks, as well as the messenger application Messenger. The problems started around 8am. The cause of these service interruptions is unknown. According to the Down Detector website, which lists interruptions, these outages are mainly located in Europe and on the east coast of the United States. […]

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