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  1. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook takes aim at users selling guns after safety advocacy campaign

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 09:14pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in San Francisco Social network to block minors from seeing pages, posts involving private sales of firearms Facebook takes aim at users who sell guns Facebook is taking aim at people who are using its social network or the Instagram photo-sharing platform to sell guns. Under pressure from gun safety advocates, Facebook will block members under 18 years ...

  2. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Despite chatter, Facebook not down and out with teens yet

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:11am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in San Francisco Social network battles to stay relevant as youth spread their love to rivals Facebook not down and out with teens yet Owen Fairchild doesn't hang out at Facebook as much as he did when he was younger. It is not that he and his friends are abandoning the social network. They are spreading their love to rival networks like Twitter, ...

  3. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook about-turn as video of beheading is removed

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:16am by AFP

    ... Facebook pulls gory video of beheading Facebook has removed a beheading video from the social network following outrage over its lifting of a ban on gory images. The about-turn comes as Facebook seeks to balance the diverse sensitivities of its billion-plus members with a desire to be a platform for free speech and real-world news stories. "People turn to Facebook to share ...

  4. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook removes teen restrictions, allowing them to share with everyone

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 08:39pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in San Francisco Ability to share posts with everyone on the internet raises fears of exploitation Facebook removes restrictions on teens Facebook is now allowing teenagers to share their posts on the social network with anyone on the internet, raising the risks of minors leaving a digital trail that could lead to trouble. The change affects Facebook users ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Teens sharing less but learning more from Facebook, study finds

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Facebook use among teens shifts, study finds Social networking site Facebook is losing its popularity as a communication tool among Hong Kong teenagers ... that 52 per cent of those polled used Facebook less this year compared with last year. Only 10 per cent said their usage had increased. However, most youngsters said they would continue to use ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Spoof Facebook ‘Look Back’ video of CY Leung’s life goes viral

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 06:14pm by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com The Facebook ‘Look Back’ video craze has been catching on since the new function was launched in celebration of the social media site’s tenth anniversary last ... is the creator behind the recent viral YouTube video ‘CY-Leung Facebook Look Back 689’, a parody video which looks back on the chief executive’s life as well as his path to prominence in local politics. ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - SOCIAL MEDIA

    'Humans of' Facebook pages go viral

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 08:28am by JENNI MARSH

    ... Jenni Marsh jenni.marsh@scmp.com The 'Humans of' Facebook pages aim to represent places as they are, without cultural stereotyping. The trend is catching on, and Hong Kong has ... Shirin Barghi, a trainee journalist who grew up in Iran and studied in New York, founded the Facebook page Humans of Tehran in 2011. It has since gone viral. The concept was simple: she would ...

  8. News - Asia - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Mobile Asia holds key to Facebook’s future growth

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 05:06pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mumbai India expected to overtake United States as country with most Facebook users this year As Facebook celebrates its 10th birthday, one of its biggest ... with most Facebook users this year, with its total number forecast to surge beyond the 150 million mark from the current 93 million level. But despite its rapid growth in parts of Asia, experts say ...

  9. News - World - SOCIAL MEDIA

    Hallie Twomey uses Facebook to scatter ashes of adventure-loving son

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 09:23pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Auburn, Maine Strangers offer to scatter ashes in parts of world her adventure-loving son had wanted to visit Mother uses Facebook to scatter son's ashes For three ... wanted to give him something. I'm trying to give him a journey." It started with a simple request on Facebook to help C.J., who was only 20 when he died, "see the mountains that he ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIAL MEDIA

    City school shuts down Facebook 'secrets' site

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi, Ernest Kao

    ... the pages on Facebook. An ESF spokeswoman, Susanna Chiu, said yesterday that Facebook had closed the site, as it was "in violation of copyright". "It is important for everyone to realise that some of the posts on the page are disrespectful," the school's head girl, Janis Wong, posted on her Facebook account. "There is a fine line between humour ...




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