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David Caplan
September 18, 2019 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) -- Mark Zuckerberg is heading back to the Hill. The Facebook CEO will meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Thursday, the tech company confirmed to 1010 WINS. "Mark will be in Washington, D.C., to meet with policymakers and talk about future internet regulation. There are no...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 16, 2019 - 9:56 am
It was a dream Jenna Evans couldn’t believe she had, swallowing her own engagement ring! Evans did an interview with NBC News where she explained a dream that turned out to be all too real. On Tuesday, Evans said she was on a “high speed train that was racing down the tracks, her fiancé, by her...
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AP
AP News
September 06, 2019 - 9:00 am
A group that's called for tougher enforcement of anti-monopoly laws says a new investigation of Facebook by state attorneys general is a major step forward. The Open Markets Institute says the New York-led investigation could put more pressure on federal antitrust enforcers to protect consumers and...
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Johnny Lopez
September 06, 2019 - 7:51 am
Not satisfied with connecting you with friends, now Facebook wants to hook you up with a romantic partner too. The social media platform has announced it’s finally ready to launch its matchmaking service, Dating, in the United States, according to CNN . The news comes over a year after the tech...
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AP
AP News
September 05, 2019 - 8:07 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is tackling a new frontier: love. Facebook Dating, a matchmaking service the company already offers in Brazil, Canada and 17 other countries, will arrive in the U.S. on Thursday. But after years of privacy missteps by the social network, will people trust it with their...
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Mario McKellop
August 19, 2019 - 9:30 am
With more than 2.4 billion monthly active users , Facebook is a platform with incomparable reach. While its massive base can make it a powerful marketing platform, its size means small businesses have to craft truly compelling advertising materials in order to stand out. Here are a few tips on how...
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AP
July 24, 2019 - 5:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have fined Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations and are instituting new oversight and restrictions on its business. But they are only holding CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible in a limited fashion. The fine is the largest the Federal Trade...
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AP
July 23, 2019 - 8:14 am
After reading a false headline on Facebook, a Louisiana police officer suggested Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York, should be shot. His Facebook post, which was spotted by the news site NOLA.com over the weekend, comes amid heightened scrutiny of racist and violent social media posts from...
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AP
July 15, 2019 - 1:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration came out strongly Monday against Facebook's ambitious plan to create a new digital currency, as the Treasury chief warned it could be used for illicit activity such as money laundering, human trafficking and financing terrorism. Treasury Secretary Steven...
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July 13, 2019 - 4:33 am
(AP) -- At $5 billion, the fine the FTC is about to levy on Facebook is by far the largest it's given to a technology company, easily eclipsing the second largest, $22 million for Google in 2012. The long-expected punishment, which Facebook is well prepared for, is unlikely to make a dent in the...
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