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  1. News - World - INTERNET

    Facebook lifts ban on decapitation videos

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 10:05am by Reuters in San Francisco

    ... Reuters in San Francisco Social network allows content with graphic violence if users ‘condemn’ them Facebook has surreptitiously resumed allowing decapitation videos to be posted on its ... “Facebook has long been a place where people turn to share their experiences, particularly when they’re connected to controversial events on the ground, such as human rights abuses, acts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1337067/facebook-lifts-ban-decapitation-videos
  2. Lifestyle - Technology

    FTC to scrutinise new Facebook facial recognition feature

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 01:52pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco US officials will examine changes to Facebook’s privacy policy to determine whether they violate a 2011 agreement with federal regulators, a Federal Trade ... regulators would study the changes as part of the government’s oversight of Facebook’s privacy practices, which began in 2011 after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologised for privacy missteps ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1308754/ftc-scrutinize-new-facebook-facial-recognition-feature
  3. Business - Companies

    Facebook to test mobile payments service

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 11:11am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Facebook plans to test a mobile payments service that lets users make purchases inside mobile applications using payment information they have added to their account on the social network. Facebook said it is working on a “very small test” and the company says there is no set schedule for making the service available to users. The service would use ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1297101/facebook-test-mobile-payments-service
  4. Business - Companies

    Eyes on mobile for Facebook’s Q2

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 09:58am by AP

    ... Investors are focusing on signs that Facebook can keep growing advertising revenue, especially on mobile devices, when the world’s largest social media company reports second-quarter results on Wednesday after the stock market closes. WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Facebook’s transition to mobile had plagued the company in the months leading up to and shortly after its May last year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1288983/eyes-mobile-facebooks-q2
  5. News - World

    Facebook 'to launch Android phone'

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 01:00pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Mysterious invitation to social network's headquarters sparks internet rumours Facebook is poised to launch an Android phone, according to rumours circulating ... according to the influential TechCrunch site. Sources told the site that the phone will run a modified version of the Android operating system running on HTC with features including a Facebook ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1202439/facebook-launch-android-phone
  6. News - World

    Be careful what you ‘like’: Facebook users reveal secrets, study shows

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:19pm by Guardian News Service

    ... Guardian News Service Researchers highlight danger of data abuse Facebook users are unwittingly revealing intimate secrets - including their sexual orientation, drug use and political beliefs - using only public “like” updates, according to a study of online privacy. The research into 58,000 Facebook users in the US found that sensitive personal characteristics about people can ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1189145/be-careful-what-you-facebook-users-reveal-secrets-study-shows
  7. Lifestyle - Technology

    Instagram gets Facebook feel with online profiles

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 03:46pm

    ... with the Facebook-owned smartphone application. The creation of an online home for Instagram images put a Facebook spin on the startup that the world’s leading social network bought this year. “Instagram web ... social networks including Twitter and Google+, but Instagram data showed at least 521,000 photos with the hashtag “Sandy”. Another 306,000 were tagged “hurricaneSandy”. Facebook completed its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1076184/instagram-gets-facebook-feel-online-profiles
  8. Business - Companies - FACEBOOK

    Facebook buys WhatsApp for US$19 billion

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 06:42am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Deal bolsters the world’s biggest social network by adding messaging service's 450 million users Facebook will buy fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for US$19 ... involves US$4 billion in cash, US$12 billion in stock and US$3 billion in restricted stock that vests over several years. The WhatsApp deal is worth more than Facebook raised in its own initial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1431491/facebook-buys-whatsapp-us19-billion
  9. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1422069/humans-facebook-pages-go-viral
  10. Lifestyle - Technology - DATA PRIVACY

    Facebook sued for allegedly snooping on users' private messages

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 11:12am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies Complainants are seeking up to US$10,000 for each affected user, which could potentially cost the social network hundreds of trillions Two Facebook users have accused the social ... in California, alleges that Facebook violated the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and the US state’s laws by scanning the contents of private messages that contain links to a third-party website, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1396494/facebook-sued-allegedly-snooping-users-private-messages

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