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  • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

    … the recent U.S. presidential election and a federal election due in Germany later this year may have led to this move by Facebook. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr announced in a Facebook Media blog post: Last month we announced some tests to address the issue of fake news on Facebook. In the next few weeks, we’ll be starting to roll…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    … Facebook’s efforts to bolster its relationships with media and news organizations and journalists continued with Wednesday’s introduction of the Facebook Journalism Project. Director of product Fidji Simo introduced Facebook Journalism Project in a Newsroom post, saying that the initiative has three objectives: collaborative development…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 29 readers -
  • Facebook Live Sets Records on New Year’s Eve

    … Facebook announced that use of its Facebook Live livestreaming feature reached record levels on New Year’s Eve. The social network wrote in a Facebook Media blog post: Since rolling out Facebook Live, we’ve seen people and publishers around the world seize the opportunity to share their experiences as they happen, especially during key…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Facebook Live Updates for Facebook Mentions

    … in a Facebook Media blog post: Team prompts, which allows users to create drafts of the descriptions for their Facebook Live posts. A new comment-moderation tool, which enables Mentions users to filter certain words and phrases, preventing them from appearing in comments during their broadcasts. Ad adjustments tray, enabling users to customize the appearance…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 33 readers -
  • Now Hear This: Facebook Debuts Live Audio

    … A picture may be worth 1,000 words, but words are still worth something to Facebook. The social network Tuesday announced the introduction of Live Audio, a way for publishers to broadcast audio-only content live. Product specialist Shirley Ip and software engineer Bhavana Radhakrishnan announced the new feature in a Facebook Media blog post…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 31 readers -
  • Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers

    … on getting started, building a presence, developing an audience, key features and tools, Instagram, content ideas and Facebook Media. Strategic partner manager Craig Mullaney wrote in a Facebook Media blog post: Hundreds of global business leaders across industries, regions and enterprise sizes use Facebook to connect authentically with their customers…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 25 readers -
  • Facebook Live Column Added to Signal

    … Facebook added a column for Facebook Live videos to its Signal tool for journalists. The social network introduced Signal in September 2015 as a tool enabling journalists to discover and curate content from Facebook and Instagram, giving them access to features including Trending content, data on topics driving the most conversation…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Audio 360: Facebook Brings Spatial Audio to 360-Degree Videos

    … Facebook is bringing 360-degree audio to its 360-degree videos Oculus VR product manager Abesh Thakur and Facebook technical lead Varun Nair announced the launch of Audio 360 in a blog post, describing it as “a suite of tools including the Spatial Workstation which enable creators to publish 360 videos with spatial audio on News Feed.” Audio…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 39 readers -
  • Rio 2016: Instagram Photos Illuminate Christ the Redeemer Landmark

    … an exclusive pocket show from Brazilian singer and Team Brazil ambassador Ivete Sangalo. Instagram said in a Facebook Media blog post by Christian Rôças, who works on entertainment partnerships in Latin America for Facebook, that the Christ the Redeemer stunt will be repeated for Friday’s Opening Ceremony, as well as for the Closing Ceremony of Rio 2016 Aug. 21. Readers: Are you ready for Rio 2016? …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 19 readers -
  • Instagram, GQ Capture Videos of NBA Draft Selections

    … Instagram teamed up with GQ and the National Basketball Association to create videos showcasing the fashion and personalities of players picked in the 2016 NBA Draft Thursday night. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network, the fashion media brand and the league created a portrait studio at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, site…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 24 readers -
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