Facebook officially rolls out food ordering as part of longer-term commerce evolution

Facebook has been building a range of commerce tools and capabilities, many of which are directed at local and offline transactions. The post Facebook officially rolls out food ordering as part of longer-term commerce evolution appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info […]

SearchCap: Facebook food ordering, Google Posts automation & machine learning

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Facebook food ordering, Google Posts automation & machine learning appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, […]

Facebook acquires anonymous teen compliment app tbh, will let it run

 Facebook wants tbh to be its next Instagram. Today, Facebook announced it’s acquiring positivity-focused polling startup tbh and will allow it to operate somewhat independently as it’s done with Instagram and WhatsApp. tbh had scored 5 million downloads and 4 million daily active users in the past 9 weeks with its app that lets people anonymously […]

The trouble with Sandberg saying Facebook allows fake news ads

 If the Russian-bought election interference ads hadn’t been bought by fraudulent accounts, “Most of them would be allowed to run” Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said this morning. “The responsibility of an open platform is to allow people to express themselves” she said during the first of an Axios interview series with Facebook execs. “The thing […]

South Park slams Facebook for selling fake news

 “I make money from Facebook for my fake content in order to pay Facebook to promote my fake stories,” said Professor Chaos in one of the most brutal and succinct criticisms of the social network to date. The latest episode of South Park pulled no punches in its take-down of the Facebook fake news scandal. […]

ProBeat: Facebook ramps up its VR price war

OPINION: In July, there was a single week when Facebook’s Oculus cut prices for its Rift VR headset and Touch controller to 0 for a limited time, a rumor suggested a 0 standalone Oculus VR headset was coming next year, and the company made the aforementioned two-product bundle permanent, promising to make 0 the regular […]

Facebook launches two datasets to improve AI video analysis

Facebook launched a pair of new open datasets today to help developers and data scientists train artificial intelligence systems to better understand videos. The Scenes, Objects, and Actions dataset (SOA) will provide devs with a massive set of videos with multiple labels for what’s going on inside them. Each video has been tagged by trained […]

Where some see data suppression, Facebook says it was only following privacy policy

CrowdTangle tool enabled social media analyst to access cached pages from inactive or deleted accounts tied to Russian election meddling. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Facebook Stories open to Pages, bringing brands to the ghost town

 No one’s posting to Facebook Stories. Only 8 of my 2800 friends have Stories up right now, and 3 came from the new ‘cross-post from Instagram Stories’ feature. Maybe younger or international demographics are, but I’d bet they’re too wrapped up in Snapchat and Instagram. It’s slow adoption for a feature cloned from Snapchat that’s […]

How Facebook is connecting its 2D social network with the VR version

With 3D Posts, Facebook will bring VR objects into people’s news feeds in hopes of bringing more people into the virtual world. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips