Paris

Paris (English /ˈpærɪs/, /ˈpɛərɪs/; French: [paʁi] ) is the capital and most populous city of France. It is situated on the Seine River, in the north of the country, at the heart of the Île-de-France region. Within its administrative limits (the 20 arrondissements), the city had 2,234,105 inhabitants in 2009 while its metropolitan area is one of the largest population centres in Europe with more than 12 million inhabitants.An important settlement for more than two millennia, by the late 12th century Paris had become a walled cathedral city that was one of Europe's foremost centres of learning and the arts and the largest city in the Western world until the turn of the 18th century.
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  • Facebook Sets Up Shop in Paris’ Station F Startup Campus

    … The “first worldwide Startup Garage” at Station F in Paris will devote several spaces to launch partner Facebook. Station F announced in a blog post that Facebook will launch a program in April called Startup Garage From Facebook at Station F, which will be a six-month program designed for participation by 10 to 15 data start-ups, occupying…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 23 readers -
  • Snapchat Launches Location-Based Geostickers

    … Snapchat announced the launch of Geostickers, special stickers that are only available in specific cities around the world. Geostickers are available in Los Angeles; New York; San Francisco; Washington, D.C.; Honolulu; London; Sydney; São Paulo; Paris; and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Users will need to have location services enabled to access them…

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  • Snapchat’s Memories and the Rise of the Visual-First Internet

    … findings show that social site users upload nearly 2 billion images per day onto social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, WhatsApp and Snapchat. Cisco Systems analysts predict that 80 percent of global consumer internet consumption will be video content in 2019, and as recently as one month ago, Facebook’s Nicola Mendelsohn even intimated…

    AllFacebookin Google Facebook- 23 readers -
  • Facebook Activates Safety Check for Brussels Bombings

    …, the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris and another terrorist bombing in Yola, Nigeria, later that month. In the days between the attacks in Paris and Yola, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the social network would expand its use of Safety Check, saying in a Facebook comment: Many people have rightfully asked why we…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Announces 27 F8 2016 Global Meetups

    … keynote, as well as the opportunity for developers to connect with Facebook staff. F8 meetups scheduled for April 12 are located in: Amsterdam Bangalore, India Berlin Bogota, Colombia Buenos Aires, Argentina Cape Town, South Africa Casablanca, Morocco Lagos, Nigeria London Los Angeles Mexico City Nairobi, Kenya Paris Sao Paulo Seattle Stockholm Tel…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 32 readers -
  • Facebook’s 360-Degree Videos Are in Fashion

    … Media blog post: While the shows in New York, Paris, London and Milan are packed with the celebrities, fashion buyers and the media, we’re seeing creators capturing unique aspects of Fashion Week via 360 video so that people around the world can experience the runway right on Facebook. With these videos, you can go behind the scenes of a fashion…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 27 readers -
  • Times Square Led Facebook Check-Ins Last New Year’s Eve

    …, and the top six were: Times Square, New York Central World, Bangkok London Kaohsiung World Games Main Stadium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Paris Dream Mall, Kaohsiung, Taiwan The social network offered details on the top five spots from the more than 440,000 check-ins at Carnival in Brazil in 2015, adding that the 2016 edition is set for Feb. 5 through 10: Rio de…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Can Facebook Keep Muslims Comfortable While Taking On ISIS?

    … Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg stressed that Muslims are “always welcome” on the social network, while head of global product policy Monika Bickert discussed terrorist content. Zuckerberg said in a post Wednesday: I want to add my voice in support of Muslims in our community and around the world. After the Paris attacks and hate…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Facebook’s 2015 Year in Review

    … that the research was conducted in an aggregated, anonymized way. The 10 most-talked-about global topics on Facebook for 2015 were: U.S. presidential election Nov. 13 attacks on Paris Syrian civil war and refugee crisis Nepal earthquakes Greek debt crisis Marriage equality Fight against ISIS Charlie Hebdo attack Baltimore…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 20 readers -
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