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Best-selling self-help author Wayne W. Dyer dead at 75

- Best-selling self-help author and motivational speaker Wayne Dyer has died, his family said in a post on his official Facebook account on Sunday. He was 75.

INTERVIEW - Facebook must obey German law even if free speech curtailed - minister

BERLIN - Facebook will have to abide by German laws banning racist sentiment even if it might be allowed in the United States under freedom of speech, Justice Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with Reuters.

Tech, 28 Aug 2015

German justice minister takes aim at Facebook over racist posts

BERLIN - Germany's justice minister has accused Facebook of doing too little to thwart racist posts and hate comments on the social media platform and has proposed a meeting next month in Berlin with top officials from the company in Europe.

Tech, 27 Aug 2015

Facebook testing personal digital assistant inside Messenger

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc is testing a personal digital assistant called "M" within its Messenger service that can answer questions with live human help and perform tasks such as buying gifts online and booking restaurants.

Tech, Top News, 27 Aug 2015

Facebook testing personal digital assistant inside Messenger

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc is testing a personal digital assistant called "M" within its Messenger service that can answer questions with live human help and perform tasks such as buying gifts online and booking restaurants.

Tech, 27 Aug 2015

Afghan satire 'Kabul Taxi' angers spies, scribes summoned

KABUL - The biting political satire of a Facebook page called Kabul Taxi has got under the skin of Afghanistan's spy agency - enough so that it summoned the two journalists it suspects of being behind it for a two-hour grilling.

South Asia, 25 Aug 2015

Facebook struggles to sell advertising in India

SAN FRANCISCO/MUMBAI, August 12 - Facebook is trying to lure sceptical advertisers in India with features such as free email support for questions about advertising and advice on increasing sales in a bid to boost revenue from its second biggest market.

Top News, Business, Tech, 13 Aug 2015

Bic apologises for sexist advert on South Africa's women's day

JOHANNESBURG - Pen manufacturer Bic has apologised for a post on its South African Facebook page on Women's Day that has been heavily criticised for being sexist.

12 Aug 2015

Facebook launches feature to allow businesses to privately message users

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc rolled out features Wednesday that enable businesses to privately communicate with customers through messages as part of the social networking company's push to make its Messenger app a stand-alone platform.

Top News, Tech, 05 Aug 2015

Trump campaign fires staffer over controversial Facebook posts

REUTERS - Donald Trump's presidential campaign has fired a staffer after racially charged and insulting Facebook posts under his name came to light, a person close to the campaign said on Sunday.

Tech, World, 03 Aug 2015