Facebook pushes shopping features in move to e-commerce


SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc wants its users to shop for clothes and other products from their mobile phones without ever leaving its app.

From sadness to wow, Facebook launches reaction buttons beyond like

SAN FRANCISCO - Like it or not, Facebook Inc's trademark "like" button is set to get more expressive.

Tech, Top News, 09 Oct 2015

Schrems: the law student who brought down a transatlantic data pact

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT - From Vienna cafes to the European Union's highest court, an Austrian law student's two-year battle against Facebook and mass U.S. surveillance culminated on Tuesday in a landmark ruling that has rippled across the business world.

Top News, Tech, 07 Oct 2015

Facebook updates News Feed to accommodate weak connections

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc updated its News Feed feature on Tuesday so that content loads quickly even with weak Internet connections.

Tech, Top News, 07 Oct 2015

Facebook to launch satellite to expand Internet access in Africa

- Facebook Inc said it would launch a satellite in partnership with France's Eutelsat Communications to bring Internet access to large parts of sub-Saharan Africa.

Tech, Business, 06 Oct 2015

Verizon launches new mobile video service "go90"

REUTERS - Verizon Communications Inc launched its new mobile video app "go90" on Thursday, looking to corner market share in the mobile ad industry dominated by Google Inc and Facebook Inc.

Tech, 01 Oct 2015

Facebook updates profile options for mobile users, adds videos

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc rolled out updates to mobile profile pages to enable users to better personalize their profiles and more easily control their privacy settings.

Top News, Tech, 30 Sep 2015

Modi emotional at Facebook as recalls childhood

MENLO PARK, California - Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a warm welcome at Facebook headquarters on Sunday for a town hall hosted by CEO Mark Zuckerberg that focused as much on the two men's backgrounds as the business potential of the world's second most-populous country.

World, Top News, 29 Sep 2015

EU court sets U.S. privacy pact ruling for Oct. 6

LUXEMBOURG - The European Court of Justice will deliver its ruling next Tuesday on a complaint about privacy on Facebook that has major implications for a data protection agreement between the EU and United States.

Tech, 29 Sep 2015

Facebook.com back in service after second outage

- Facebook Inc restored access to its social media website for most users on Monday afternoon, after its second outage in less than a week.

Top News, Tech, 29 Sep 2015