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Here’s everything Facebook announced at its 2018 developers conference

Facebook’s annual F8 developers conference is typically chock full of splashy product and new feature announcements. This year, the social media giant entered F8 under a cloud of high-profile scandals, including how the company deals with hate speech, election integrity, and data privacy. Even so, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and […]
Here’s everything Facebook announced at its 2018 developers conference
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A famous dog stole the show at Facebook’s F8 developer conference — here’s everything you need to know about Instagram star Jiff Pom, who has 26 million fans

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg enlisted the help of Instagram star Jiff Pom to unveil Instagram’s new augmented reality filters at Tuesday’s F8 developer conference. Jiff Pom, short for Jiff the Pomeranian, wasn’t on stage long but that doesn’t mean we weren’t all basking in his cuteness and wondering who the […]
A famous dog stole the show at Facebook’s F8 developer conference  —  here’s everything you need to know about Instagram star Jiff Pom, who has 26 million fans
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Facebook just gave a sneak peak at a big makeover coming to Messenger

Facebook Messenger is getting a redesign that simplifies the app. The social media giant is also launching a feature that translates between English and Spanish and vice-versa. Facebook Messenger is getting a big redesign, making the app less complicated and cluttered. The revamp streamlines the social media giant’s standalone messaging […]
Facebook just gave a sneak peak at a big makeover coming to Messenger
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Mark Zuckerberg gave an impassioned, Obama-like speech defending Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used his keynote speech at Facebook’s developer conference to throw off the shadow of controversy. He acknowledged Facebook’s missteps and repeated what the company is doing to combat bad actors on the social network. But, taking a cue from former President Obama’s speeches since he left […]
Mark Zuckerberg gave an impassioned, Obama-like speech defending Facebook
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Facebook is making a Tinder killer to help people find dates — ‘not just hookups’

Mark Zuckerberg said at Facebook’s F8 developer conference on Tuesday that the social network would soon roll out dating-app-like features. Zuckerberg said the dating-service features were designed to help Facebook users find long-term relationships, “not just hookups.” Last month, Zuckerberg testified before Congress about recent data scandals – but the […]
Facebook is making a Tinder killer to help people find dates  —  ‘not just hookups’
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Facebook’s biggest event of the year revealed an uncomfortable truth

Facebook held its F8 conference this week, which was relatively muted compared to years past, coming as it did in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Instead of talking up its sci-fi brain computer projects, or its ambitions to use self-piloting drones to connect the world, Zuckerberg and other […]
Facebook’s biggest event of the year revealed an uncomfortable truth
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Instagram is about to take on Apple’s FaceTime

Instagram is getting a video chatting feature. You can even chat while you browse your Instagram feed. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement at Tuesday’s F8 conference. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new video chatting feature coming to Instagram. The feature will allow Instagram’s 200 million users to […]
Instagram is about to take on Apple’s FaceTime