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Facebook Says Launches Snooze Feature
Friday, 15 Dec 2017 

Dec 15 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK SAYS‍​ LAUNCHING SNOOZE FEATURE, GIVING USERS OPTION TO TEMPORARILY UNFOLLOW A PERSON, PAGE OR GROUP FOR 30 DAYS.  Full Article

Facebook And WWE Launch Live In-Ring Series On Facebook Watch
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK AND WWE® LAUNCH LIVE IN-RING SERIES ON FACEBOOK WATCH.FACEBOOK SAYS CO, WWE ANNOUNCED A NEW IN-RING SERIES THAT WILL STREAM LIVE IN U.S. EXCLUSIVELY ON FACEBOOK.  Full Article

Facebook Says Introduces New Gaming Features on Messenger
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK SAYS LAUNCHING NEW LIVE STREAMING CAPABILITY VIA FACEBOOK LIVE THAT MAKES IT SIMPLE TO PLAY AND SHARE GAMING EXPERIENCES ON MESSENGER.FACEBOOK INC SAYS LAUNCHING GLOBALLY IN EARLY 2018 IS ANGRY BIRDS, A NEW GAME BUILT FOR MESSENGER.FACEBOOK SAYS IT IS GOING TO BEGIN A TEST SOON THAT WILL ENABLE PEOPLE TO PLAY GAMES WITH EACH OTHER WHILE VIDEO CHATTING.FACEBOOK SAYS FEATURE THAT ENABLES PEOPLE TO PLAY GAMES WHILE VIDEO CHATTING TO BE INTRODUCED EARLY 2018; 'WORDS WITH FRIENDS' WILL BE FIRST GAME TO USE IT.  Full Article

Instagram introduces stories highlights, stories archive
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::INSTAGRAM SAYS INTRODUCING TWO NEW TOOLS - STORIES HIGHLIGHTS AND STORIES ARCHIVE.  Full Article

ACCC Commences Inquiry Into Digital Platforms Such As Facebook And Google‍​
Monday, 4 Dec 2017 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission::COMMENCES INQUIRY INTO DIGITAL PLATFORMS SUCH AS FACEBOOK AND GOOGLE‍​.INQUIRY TO EXAMINE EFFECT ON COMPETITION IN MEDIA AND ADVERTISING SERVICES MARKETS.  Full Article

Blackbaud Extends Capabilities To Facebook Platform
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Blackbaud Inc ::BLACKBAUD INC SAYS WILL INTEGRATE ITS CLOUD FUNDRAISING AND ENGAGEMENT SOLUTIONS WITH FACEBOOK FUNDRAISING SOLUTIONS.  Full Article

Facebook to create portal to see pages of Internet Research Agency they may have followed
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::To create portal for users to see which facebook pages/instagram accounts of Internet Research Agency they may have liked/followed from Jan 2015 to Aug 2017‍​.  Full Article

Facebook director Peter Thiel sells 160,805 shares of co's Class A common stock
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc :Facebook Inc director Peter Thiel reported on Tuesday sale of 160,805 shares of co's Class A common stock - SEC filing.  Full Article

Facebook says introducing new mobile features to help auto companies
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Introduces 2 mobile features to help auto companies expand customer base: dynamic ads for auto and new updates to lead ads‍​‍​.  Full Article

Schibsted says hasn't seen any strong effects from Facebook's competition
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Schibsted SBSTa.OL::Norway's Schibsted has not seen any strong effects from Facebook competition in online classified ads business, Sondre Gravir, EVP Europe, Established Sites, told and investor conference in Barcelona on Tuesday.Gravir said competition was increasing but Schibsted had a strong market position."We have the domain expertise on market places and we are also making new launches (like Facebook)," he added.  Full Article

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Facebook defends itself against critics of social media

SAN FRANCISCO Facebook Inc on Friday struck back against scientific researchers and tech industry insiders who have criticized the world's biggest social media network and its competitors for transforming how people behave and express emotion.