Category : Facebook

Social Media / Facebook - 1 day ago

Helping Each Other Book Vaccine Appointments

Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is our best bet at coming back together safely. Every day, more vaccine appointments become available in the US, and people are coming together on Facebook to help each other get vaccinated. That starts with bookin...

Social Media / Facebook - 2 days ago

How We Combat Scraping

Last week, we shared more details about a public database containing information about people on Facebook that appeared online and generated a lot of conversation around data scraping. Given the fact that similar stories have emerged since then about...

Social Media / Facebook - 2 days ago

Protecting People From Domain Abuse

This week, we filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania against New Ventures Services Corp. (NVSC), a company that has repeatedly engaged in cybersquatting activities. NVSC registered hundreds of lookalike domain names that could be used to deceive people by i...

Social Media / Facebook - 2 days ago

Taking Action Together on Earth Day

This Earth Day, Facebook is empowering people to get informed and take action on climate change. We are also marking a milestone as our global operations are now supported by 100% renewable energy. To better understand people’s perspectives towards c...

Social Media / Facebook - 1 week ago

Bringing Zoom and More Features to Portal

Physical distance shouldn’t limit our ability to connect with other people. That’s why Facebook built Portal — a smart, hands-free video calling device with high-fidelity sound and an AI-powered Smart Camera to keep your conversation in focus. In add...

Social Media / Facebook - 1 week ago

The Facts on News Reports About Facebook Data

On April 3, Business Insider published a story saying that information from more than 530 million Facebook users had been made publicly available in an unsecured database. We have teams dedicated to addressing these kinds of issues and understand the...

Social Media / Facebook - 1 week ago

Celebrating the #MonthofGood

As we begin another Ramadan in the midst of COVID-19, Muslims around the world are honoring classic traditions in new ways by gathering virtually and sharing celebrations online. Last year, our community exchanged more than 20 million “Happy Ramadan”...

Social Media / Facebook - 2 weeks ago

Encourage Your Friends to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine

Update on April 6, 2021 at 3:10PM PT: Today, we are continuing our global expansion of COVID-19 vaccine profile frames on Facebook. We’re working with UNICEF to launch the frames in eight new countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, Chile, India, Indonesia, Ni...