Facebook acknowledges SMS notifications sent using 2FA was caused by bug

Yesterday, Facebook cleared up the situation around the SMS notifications sent using the company’s two-factor authentication (2FA) system, stating that the messages were surely caused by a bug. In a blog post, Facebook Chief of Security Officer, Alex Stamos wrote that, the company says the error led it to “send non-security-related SMS notifications to these phone …

Facebook, testing a “downvote” button for flagging bad content

The continuing content debate of Facebook has been somewhat of a mess and having various aspects with a lot of implications and potential social reverberations which has spread far beyond the website. Without regard for approval of users, Facebook has been working hard to shrive and create a distance between itself from the debates that …

Facebook celebrated its Friends Day by letting users create superlatives for friends

Facebook, the company that created one of the world’s gigantic messaging app was founded on the 4th of February by its CEO Mark Zuckerburg along with his fellow college students and roommates, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes. Zuckerburg and his friends created the app right in their dorm room while they …

Facebook’s new program, launched to lure Twitch-style game streamers

Facebook has continuously been moving into game streaming and right now it manufactured a new program designed to attract notable creators to the social network. According to the reports reaching us from our sources, the company disclosed its “gaming creator pilot program” yesterday, which it says is a “concerted effort” to combine working hands with …

Facebook plans to transform the News Feed to promote “meaningful posts”

Facebook plans to make major changes to the News Feed in 2018 to promote more “meaningful” interactions, the company made this statement on Thursday. This Facebook plans to do by promoting posts that generate discussions over those that are passively consumed. Company executives hope the changes will make people feel better about using Facebook, following a …