Facebook’s latest ‘transparency’ tool doesn’t offer much — so we went digging

Just under a month ago Facebook switched on global availability of a tool which affords users a glimpse into the murky world of tracking that its business relies upon to…

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Reddit Releases 2019 Transparency Report

Reddit has published its latest transparency report, which details all the content removals and enforcement actions that the platform has taken over the last year. As an overall summary of…

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Facebook shuts down the web and in-stream placements from Audience Network

Facebook this month announced that is shutting down the in-stream video and mobile web placements until Apr 10. Facebook says that starting Apr 11, there’ll no longer be advertiser demand…

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Blog Promotion Checklist: 6 Steps to Create More Shareworthy Blog Posts [Infographic]

Published Feb. 24, 2020 Are you looking for ways to improve your blogging performance? Want to create more shareworthy posts, and convert more readers into subscribers? The team from Column…

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Rallyhood exposed a decade of users’ private data

Rallyhood says it’s “private and secure.” But for some time, it wasn’t. The social network designed to help groups communicate and coordinate left one of its cloud storage buckets containing…

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How to Become an Influencer on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is already huge, and it’s growing bigger every year. In fact, it has 660 million users across 200 countries. And while it’s not like Facebook and Instagram, which each…

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Facebook Publishes New Data on The Growth of Messaging as a Business Tool [Infographic]

With messaging use on the rise, it’s logical that we’re also seeing a change in attitudes towards using messaging for commerce, and getting in touch with businesses while on the…

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Snapchat Adds ‘Ground Transformation’ AR Effects, Showcasing Evolving AR Capacity

Snapchat has launched a new ‘Ground Transformation‘ AR effect, which, as it sounds, can change the ground in your Snap camera view into water or lava, or other variations. As…

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Shopify Puts its Support Behind Facebook’s ‘Libra’ Cryptocurrency

Honestly, I was starting to think that Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project might never become a thing, but there is still some hope that we may see it reach the next…

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Facebook Considers Tougher Transparency Rules in Response to Tactics Used by Bloomberg Campaign

We’re less than a month into the official US Presidential campaign cycle, and already Facebook’s advanced rules around political content are being tested. A week after implementing new rules around…

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