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Facebook Stops Using Bing Search Technology

At present, Facebook is pushing search queries to people and places that it has stored on its network.

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Why Google and Facebook Need Balloons, Drones and Rockets

Google and Facebook are hatching schemes (that some people call crazy) to bring to the majority what we in the privileged minority already enjoy every day -- the ability to get online.

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5 Privacy Fixes Your Facebook News Feed Needs by New Year’s

Facebook's privacy settings are a labyrinth of information. Here's what you need to know.

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How (and Why) Facebook Excels at Data Center Efficiency

Facebook's data centers are 'second to none' thanks to a homogenous and nimble design focused on efficiency and cost savings, according to the company's head of infrastructure, who spoke this week at the Credit Suisse Technology...

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Facebook, iPhone 6 and Kim Kardashian Top Bing’s 2014 Search Lists

With 2014 almost over, Microsoft has released its lists of the top searches on Bing, with Apple's iPhone 6, Facebook and Kim Kardashian the year's big winners.

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How 'Facebook at Work' Could Alter the Social Enterprise Landscape

Facebook is readying a new social network for the workplace that could represent the purest manifestation of the consumerization of IT movement to date. The success of 'Facebook at Work' will, however, rest on the company's ability to...

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How to Make Sense of Facebook's Marketing Policies

Facebook says it knows its marketing policies are confusing. In an attempt to clarify, a Facebook policy manager recently broke down some of the specific guidelines and explained how the rules apply to promotions, 'Likes,' donations...

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Top Tech Turkeys of 2014

This Thanksgiving, just be thankful you aren’t associated with any of these people.

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Facebook’s New Groups App Helps You Separate Your Friends

The social network has launched a Facebook Groups app designed to help people share more easily with all their groups.

Huddle Claims 'Facebook at Work' Won't Be Suitable For Enterprise

Facebook at Work would allow users to chat to colleagues and collaborate on documents

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Facebook May Be Building Social Network for the Enterprise

Facebook may be expanding from a social website where users share photos of their favorite sandwiches and pets, to a network focused on business users.

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'Facebook for Work' to Take on Yammer and Slack

There's no shortage of enterprise-centric Facebook facsimiles, but now Facebook itself may be looking to enter the fray.

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Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter Earnings Tell Very Different Tales

Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter are often lumped together as the kings of social media. They are also often unjustly compared. The reality is the companies have little in common, as evidenced by their recent earnings reports.

Half a Billion People Now Use Messenger, After Facebook Forced Them Into It

Several months after requiring the app, some users still lament the change

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Facebook Gives You More News Feed Control With Faster Unfollowing

New settings let you weed out friends you don't want to hear from without cutting them off completely.

Facebook Gives Users More Ways to Filter Their Feeds

Users can now see how prominently certain friends or pages appear in their feeds

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Zuckerberg Speaks: Why Facebook Isn’t Cool and the Reason Behind the Forced Messenger Migration

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg answered your burning questions in a crowdsourced Q&A.

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Facebook's Anonymous 'Rooms' Could Cause IT Headaches

Facebook released a new app that's designed to provide anonymity and encourage users to discuss things, in secret, that they might not normally share with friends. CIOs and their IT teams would be wise to keep an eye on apps like...

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