Social Weekly News and Trends
Social — Week 47, 2016
Mobile app Facebook appeared the function to search public and free access points Wi-Fi.
Facebook has developed a tool for mass censorship of the news. About it reports The New York Times, citing current and former employees of the company.
In Russia appeared the analogue of the LinkedIn service called Link You. It was launched about a month ago, Russian entrepreneur Igor Malikoy.
Yesterday, November 22, many users of social network Vkontakte said change of shape design creating a new message in Dialogs. Gone visible blue button, and the line with smiles. Instead, more visible made the microphone icon, the mobile client, and to send the message, click on traditional for many messengers stylized "airplane".
VK began testing on their users the audio. About it reports the vc.ru with reference to the statement of the representative of the social network of Eugene Krasnikov.
OK.ru appeared tool for the sale of goods and services across the group. To sell a product, placing an ad in the form of a post in the open community.
Facebook intends to complete the buyback of the shares of class A in the amount of $6 billion About it is spoken in the document filed by the company with the Commission on securities and stock exchanges of the USA.
Facebook is exploring the ways in which it will be possible to slow the spread of fake news on the social network. About this stated the head of the company Mark Zuckerberg.
Social network LinkedIn has addressed in Roskomnadzor with the request to meet to discuss the transfer of personal data of Russian users on Russian territory. APTLD proposal received and sent a request for information to other departments, particularly the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of communications and mass communications of the Russian Federation. About this was announced RIA Novosti, citing a statement by the press Secretary of Roskomnadzor Vadim Ampelonskiy.