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Fake news and the end of trust on social networks

Various stories have appeared about “fake news” and its possible impact on the US presidential election. Does this mean we...

November 29th, 2016 Don Sheppard

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News that WhatsApp will now share user info with Facebook raises data privacy issues

Users of instant messaging service WhatsApp will see their account information - including their phone numbers - shared with Facebook...

August 26th, 2016 Brian Jackson

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Initial enterprise wave of Facebook bots fails to impress

More companies are using Facebook chatbots to communicate with customers, but how useful are these tools really going to be...

August 15th, 2016 Danny Bradbury

From left: LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and LinkedIn cofounder and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman in a promotional image released after the companies announced that Microsoft would be acquiring LinkedIn on June 13.

SEC documents reveal how Microsoft acquired LinkedIn

It turns out Microsoft Corp. wasn't the only tech giant interested in acquiring LinkedIn Corp. A document filed with the...

July 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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Canadian Tire employees encouraged to use Facebook at Work

At Canadian Tire Corp. there are 2,500 employees that are logging into Facebook on a regular basis to post, comment,...

March 30th, 2016 Brian Jackson

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Six marketing tips every business owner should know in 2016

As technology speeds up, it seems like the rest of the world speeds up with it. You have to stay...

December 22nd, 2015 Robert Cordray

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Why would Facebook limit its employees bandwidth to 50 Kbps?

If you used the web in the '90s then you probably remember the patience required to load a new web...

October 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson

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Facebook flexes its networking muscle with Six Pack

Many top network gear makers have Facebook pages, but it won’t be a surprise if some of them might decide...

February 12th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Facebook builds security data exchange platform

Facebook wants you to share – your company’s security threat information. It’s for everyone's good, according to the social media...

February 11th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano