Post Tagged with: "Facebook"

Facebook unveils ‘Hello,’ a caller ID and blocking tool for Android
/ April 22, 2015 11:03 am
Facebook unveils ‘Hello,’ a caller ID and blocking tool for Android

VentureBeat reprots "Facebook this morning unveiled Hello, a new tool that lets Android users see who’s calling them, and which lets them block callers.". Read More

Notifications Are The Next Platform
/ April 22, 2015 10:54 am
Notifications Are The Next Platform

TechCrunch reports "As the world moves from web to mobile, we’ve been thinking deeply about how people will discover mobile products and services and how we will find and access all the things we need in our digital lives." . Read More

Facebook tweaks News Feed to show more updates from friends, fewer stories when friends like or comment
/ April 21, 2015 12:11 pm
Facebook tweaks News Feed to show more updates from friends, fewer stories when friends like or comment

VentureBeat reports "Facebook today announced its latest improvements to the News Feed, focusing on updates from friends and stories about what they’re doing on the social network. In short, the algorithm has been adjusted so you see more of the former and less of the latter." . Read More

Like it or not, autoplay video won
/ April 21, 2015 11:59 am
Like it or not, autoplay video won

Digiday reports "Grouse all you want, autoplay video isn’t going away. In fact, it will only become more ubiquitous.". Read More

Publishers take ad-targeting cues for Facebook posts
/ April 20, 2015 11:11 am
Publishers take ad-targeting cues for Facebook posts

Digiday reports "Facebook has been enlarging its role in the publishing ecosystem, from trying to handle publishers’ ad targeting to its controversial pitch to getting them to post their articles directly to the social network.". Read More

How Facebook’s React Native Will Change Mobile Apps
/ April 20, 2015 11:04 am
How Facebook’s React Native Will Change Mobile Apps

TechCrunch reports "Facebook just open-sourced its React Native framework for building mobile apps. React Native promises to let developers write JavaScript while still delivering a real native user interface. That’s a description that might cause non-technical readers to shrug, but I believe this announcement has some profound implications. React Native will soon transform the entire mobile app development industry, affecting everyone who owns a smart device." . Read More

Facebook may build a super ad exchange that could seriously hurt Google
/ April 10, 2015 10:47 am
Facebook may build a super ad exchange that could seriously hurt Google

VentureBeat reports "Facebook has filed a fascinating patent that suggests it has considered building a mega ad exchange that harnesses its social data to serve ads and, interestingly, content (like paid-for news articles or videos from brands, otherwise known as native advertising) on sites beyond the social network’s own platform." . Read More

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