Facebook has announced new measures to reduce the appearance and proliferation of false news in the social network in the last week, but among them there is one that especially calls attention because it involves including a new signal in the algorithm that uses the platform to establish the order in which the news in the social network is shown to each user.
A few years ago, in 2014, Facebook decided that to use its instant messaging system it would be necessary to download a separate app, Facebook Messenger, forcing all users who received messages to use that application if they wanted to have conversations with their contacts.
If you are trying to communicate with your friends through WhatsApp, you are trying to upload a new photo to Instagram or create a Story, or have decided to post something on your Facebook account, you may be having significant problems doing so.
Instagram has experienced a bug this week that shows users the stories of strangers. The problem was reported by numerous users on Twitter and Instagram, and the authorities of the social network confirmed the error in the system, which has already been resolved.
Facebook launched the possibility last November to see a content with friends at the same time through the platform, with the pretension that users could comment in real time on a film, a documentary, a concert and make jokes, suggestions…
Facebook has resumed a project that began in 2016 to create maps with population density. In this case, the technological giant has focused on developing maps that detail the surface of Africa and its uninhabited areas, for which it has counted on the help of Artificial Intelligence.
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A group of researchers has discovered that Facebook hosts dozens of commercial pages related to cybercrime networks.
Facebook is studying the possibility of adding a new tab to the news feed that includes quality and contrasted journalistic information.
After a year of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook is once again facing another leak of its data on the web. Researchers at UpGuard, an Australian cybersecurity firm, have discovered Facebook data exposed publicly on Amazon’s cloud servers.
On April 30th, all Facebook apps will no longer be available for Windows mobile devices. Instagram, Messenger and the Facebook app itself will no longer be accessible to their users, so they should use the web versions of these applications.
Some old publications of the creator of Facebook, Marck Zuckerberg, can no longer be consulted or have disappeared from the platform.
The Cambridge Analytica scandal marked a before and after in the history of the Internet.
Facebook has incorporated a new feature that allows the user to know why certain content appears in his news feed and authorizes him to manage the publications with which he interacts on the platform.
Facebook is testing a new feature to its mobile application that allows the user to react to a post by clicking on it. Responding to a photo or video will be easier and faster from now on.