Category Archives: Facebook

Zuckerberg Voices Concern About President Trump’s Actions on Immigration

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke out Friday against President Donald Trump’s proposed changes to the country’s immigration and refugee policies. “We need to keep this country safe, but we should do that by focusing on people who actually pose a threat. Expanding the focus of law enforcement beyond people who are real threats would make…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/27/mark-zuckerberg-immigration-refugees/

Sorry, cat people. You are more likely to be single (according to Facebook)

Data scientists at Facebook have sampled 160,000 users and confirmed some long-held stereotypes about cat people versus dog people Montagues and Capulets. Edison and Tesla. Bloods and Crips. Among history’s greatest rivalries none has been so fierce as that between cat people and dog people. In honor of International Cat Day, Facebook researchers examined the […]

https://killerconettv.wordpress.com/2016/08/08/sorry-cat-people-you-are-more-likely-to-be-single-according-to-facebook/

Social media could actually be saving your life

Sites like Facebook can be beneficial for people with longterm illnesses (Picture: Getty/Alamy)Social media sites such as Facebook could be the key to unlocking new ways of treating and supporting sufferers of long-term illnesses, a study has found. Diabetes or mental health patients could see a huge changes in the way they are treated – even…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/06/06/social-media-could-actually-be-saving-your-life-5925660/

Facebook’s app ‘spies on what you say near your phone’, expert warns

Picture: Getty Images – Credit: METRO/Mylo Does Facebook’s app actually listen to what you say near your phone – and store records of words you’ve said? People on the internet have been convinced this is true for ages – but now Kelli Burns of the University of Florida seems to have caught Facebook in the…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/05/31/facebooks-app-spies-on-what-you-say-near-your-phone-expert-warns-5916053/

Facebook will now be able to track everything you do online (even if you don’t have an account)

Facebook is going to start pushing ads out to every single person – even if they’re not members (Picture: PA)It’s getting more and more difficult to hide away on the web – and Facebook’s latest change has just made it that much harder. North Korea’s very own ‘Facebook’ goes live but it’s had a few problems…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/05/29/facebook-will-now-be-able-to-track-everything-you-do-online-even-if-you-dont-have-an-account-5912103/

This girl accepted a stranger’s Friend Request. What happens next will SHOCK you!

(Picture: Warner Bros.)Laura’s life was pretty much perfect…until she accepted a stranger’s Friend Request. She was one of those girls who seem to have it all – pretty, popular, with awesome friends and the perfect boyfriend. Like many people, Laura used social media all the time and loved sharing updates about her life with her 800+ friends…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/04/19/this-girl-accepted-a-strangers-friend-request-what-happens-next-will-shock-you-5826258/

The way you see news on Facebook could be changing forever

Facebook’s testing a major new layoutChanges are afoot on Facebook, and the way you see news could be changing forever. For the first time several sections are visible on the news feed, including world, sports and food. Facebook bosses reckon the move will make it easier for people to see stories on topics they’re interested…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/04/16/the-way-you-see-news-on-facebook-could-be-changing-forever-5820426/