What the Facebook Crypto team could build

What the Facebook Crypto team could build

Facebook is invading the blockchain, but how? Back in May, Facebook formed a cryptocurrency team to explore the possibilities, and today it removed a roadblock to revealing its secret plans. Former head of Messenger David Marcus,…

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Facebook taps banks, but for chatbots not purchase data like Google

Facebook taps banks, but for chatbots not purchase data like Google

Backlash swelled this morning after Facebook’s aspirations in financial services were blown out of proportion by a Wall Street Journal report that neglected how the social network already works with banks. Facebook spokesperson Elisabeth Diana…

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Why unskippable Stories ads could revive Facebook

Why unskippable Stories ads could revive Facebook

Prepare for the invasion of the unskippables. If the Stories social media slideshow format is the future of mobile TV, it’s going to end up with commercials. Users won’t love them. And done wrong they…

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Facebook stock tanks from mixed Q2 with slowest-ever growth

Facebook stock tanks from mixed Q2 with slowest-ever growth

Facebook has hit a wall. The social network succumbed to its uncoolnees and public backlash over its handling of fake news, privacy, and digital wellbeing to miss some of Wall Street’s estimates, showing mixed results…

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