Trump’s Facebook, Instagram Accounts Reinstated After Two-Year Ban

(Bloomberg) — Facebook parent company Meta Platforms Inc. has reinstated former US President Donald Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts following a two-year suspension for violating the social networks’ rules. Most Read from Bloomberg The company’s decision to withdraw the suspension, announced Wednesday, means Trump can now reach tens of millions of followers across the two … Read more

According to my numerous Facebook groups, these $21 pants (50% off!) are everything

I’m always looking for cozy pants to add to my ever-expanding lineup, so when dozens of members in one of my product recommendation Facebook groups swore that from Amazon were the comfiest ever, I was intrigued. They started popping up in other groups I’m in, too — even a book club, in which a member … Read more

Trump wants back on Facebook, set to hit campaign trail; White House blasts GOP: Live updates

Former President Donald Trump is set to return to the campaign trail, and prominent conservative activist Matt Schlapp is facing groping allegations by a former Herschel Walker campaign aide. Meanwhile, the at President Joe Biden’s residence and office continued to reverberate Wednesday as newly empowered with congressional probes of Biden’s handling of the documents. The White House has criticized Republicans for “faking outrage” … Read more

Meta alleges online spying firm collected data of 600,000 Facebook users

has filed a against a social media spying firm that allegedly obtained the of 600,000 and users. The social media giant the company, known as Voyager Labs, used more than 38,000 fake to collect user information including social-media posts, friends’ lists, photos, and comments. Meta says it has disabled the bogus accounts, and is asking … Read more

Iran protests: Facebook wrong to remove ‘death to Khamenei’ posts, board finds

An oversight board for Facebook’s parent company says the platform was wrong to remove a post with a common protest slogan against Iran’s leader. In July, moderators at Meta said the use of “marg bar Khamenei” (literally “death to Khamenei”) broke guidelines. However, the board said the phrase was often used rhetorically to mean “down … Read more

Meta will pay $725 million to settle a privacy lawsuit that accused Facebook of sharing users’ data with consulting firm

Meta has agreed to pay $725 million to settle the Cambridge Analytica privacy lawsuit. The suit was filed in 2018 and accused Facebook of illegally sharing user data with the firm. Meta agreed to in August and a month later, Mark Zuckerberg was called to a Meta has agreed to pay $725 million to settle … Read more

I’m a lawyer who’s helping laid-off Amazon and Facebook employees deal with visa issues. Here’s how I advocate for them.

Tahmina Watson is an immigration lawyer in Seattle who often works with tech employees on visas. She described recent rounds of layoffs and hiring freezes as some of the worst she’s seen. She says laid-off visa holders can consider a self-employed visa if they want to start a business. This as-told-to essay is based on … Read more

FTC didn’t stop Facebook-Instagram. How about Meta-Within?

SAN JOSE, California (AP) — Facebook parent Meta is sparring with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission in federal court over its pending acquisition of a virtual reality fitness company Within Unlimited CEO Mark Zuckerberg is expected to testify as a witness at the trial in San Jose, California. At issue is whether Meta’s acquisition of … Read more

Social Media Positioning and Performance of 100 Tyre Companies in 2022: Focus on the Performances on Facebook, Instagram

Study Social Media Performance Tyres 2022 Dublin, Dec. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Research Design: The social media monitoring supplier VICO provides the numerical basis for this study, research tools calculate the social media performance and compile the results. Based on various key figures, the social media … Read more