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Facebook updates Pages Manager app for iOS with a new design and post editing feature

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Facebook has updated the Pages Manager iOS app, which adds the ability to edit posts directly within the app.

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How this small Michigan business uses Instagram to drive sales

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In Farmington Hills, Michigan, there is a business called Limelight Extensions. Limelight posts photos on Instagram and every time one is posted, the phone rings with potential customers that want to book appointments or ask hair extension questions.
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Facebook Inc (FB) traveled to Africa to improve Android app

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As part of a mobile-first strategy, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) decided to visit emerging markets like Africa to learn what some of the pain points of its mobile apps are overseas. Facebook sent a team of product managers and engineers to different regions of Africa to learn about how people were using the service and the types of devices that they were using.
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Facebook Inc (FB) takes on Cisco with Wedge

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Today Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) takes on Cisco with Wedge, which brings the company into the $23 billion Ethernet switch market, which is dominated by Cisco Systems. Facebook Wedge is part of the Open Compute Project (OCP), which is an initiative focused on disrupting the computer hardware market.
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Facebook officially launches ephemeral content sharing app Slingshot

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Facebook has launched a new app for iPhone and Android called Slingshot. This app is an extension of the Facebook brand on mobile devices and functions as a competitor to Snapchat. Snapchat is a mobile app that is popular with teenagers where users send ephemeral content to each other.

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WTF Magazine’s Jason Fyk used to be broke in jail, but is now a Facebook millionaire

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Jason Fyk used to be broke and was in jail a few years ago. He even contemplated suicide. Now he drives a Ferrari and is a millionaire thanks to Facebook. Fyk is the founder of WTF Magazine and FunnierPics.net, which generates around $275,000 per month.

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Facebook Messenger now has tap-and-hold video sharing

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Facebook Messenger now has an instant video recording feature. It has a tap-and-hold video sharing that is similar to Snapchat, Instagram, and Vine. The feature has rolled out on iOS today and will be coming to Android soon.

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Facebook Inc (FB) is letting users opt out of target ads

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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is letting users that do not like target ads opt out. Facebook currently collects information based on your likes and interests to show you target ads. For example, if you like Applebees, then you will likely see ads from Applebees and its rivals.
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