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Facebook hits 2 billion monthly users
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Facebook hits 2 billion monthly users

Facebook Inc, the world’s largest social network said it has reached 2 billion monthly users which is about one-quarter of the world’s population. The data also means that in the last one year, about 600,000 new accounts are opened on Facebook every day. To put into context, the feat must […]

Media survey says Facebook is number one news source
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Media survey says Facebook is number one news source

A recent media survey has adjudged Facebook as a leading news source edging out legacy traditional media sources and significantly outpacing other social networks/digital platforms like Google and Twitter. The Ogilvy Media Influence’s annual global survey of over 250 reporters and editors said the social media platform leads the trail. […]

Facebook activates fundraiser feature for US users
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Facebook activates fundraiser feature for US users

Starting with the United States of America, Facebook has created a fundraiser feature to allow people to raise money for personal causes on the social network. According to a statement issued by Facebook, anyone above 18 years can create a fundraiser to quickly raise money on Facebook and easily reach […]

Jarvis is Mark Zuckerberg’s new AI system
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Jarvis is Mark Zuckerberg’s new AI system

In January, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that his “personal growth challenge” for 2016 would be to build Jarvis an AI system to run his home. Previously, Zuckerberg has challenged himself to learn Mandarin (2010), only eat meat he butchered himself (2011), code every day (2012), meet someone new every day […]