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Mark Zuckerberg to testify before US House Commerce panel


In the coming months, Facebook might bring either the message expiration timer into the direct chat feature or they would find a way to implement the " unsend " messages feature accordingly. "I think we were very idealistic and not rigorous enough and then there's the possible misuse". Follow Fin24 on Twitter , Facebook , Google+ and Pinterest . Read More »

Facebook, led by Mark Zuckerberg, cashes in on data scandal

Facebook's reputation took another hit this week, with the revelation that the company sent a doctor on a secret mission to top United States hospitals, to try and convince them to share private patient data. She said, the users are lifeblood of Facebook , users would be required to pay for the security if they don't want to be subjected to data-based advertising. Read More »

Team deathmatch custom mode coming soon for all PUBG players


Greenberg didn't provide an exact date in May, but one should come within the next few weeks. The Miramar desert map features significant changes from its Erangel counterpart. The PUBG Corp say they're still testing and tweaking War Mode, and that right now they're looking at adding it to the game as a limited-time event. Read More »

Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 photos, HD video


In order to share 360-degree photos users will first have to capture them using a separate app or specialized camera. That's not all. On the heels of our high resolution photo news introduced last fall, we're also launching the ability to share high definition quality videos straight to Messenger. Read More »

Facebook suspends Canadian consultancy over improper data use


Facebook , however, has said that it did not agree to Cambridge Analytica's use of any Facebook user data. After angering the world with its big Cambridge Analytica data fiasco , Facebook is seems to be trying to get on our good graces by rolling out a new Messenger feature: the "unsend" button. Read More »

Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS) Plunged to $37.84

The company presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $52.84. The rating was initiated by Craig Hallum on Thursday, October 1 with "Buy". Big Money Sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q4 2017. That's 0.13, from change from 2017Q3's 1.01. EXACT Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note issued on Monday, March 19th. Read More »

Facebook to release unsend feature soon


Zuckerberg not only enabled the Russians to help Trump's campaign to depress the Black vote, but he directed his staff to " sit side by side" with their Russian cohorts to teach them how to use Facebook's open-ended platform to poison the election with hate messages that served to rile up white nationalists, alt-right devotees, NRA activists and many others on the extreme right. Read More »

Rory McIlroy ready for Patrick Reed duel in Masters final round


True, the people who run the Masters never would encourage the raucous behavior - between and outside the ropes - that comes with the tense USA vs. Europe matches. "I'm not out there to play Rory". Both Reed and McIlroy, however, said it would be risky to go into Sunday with eyes only for each other. Reed certainly did that, his four birdies including three in a row at the eighth, ninth and 10th after McIlroy had pitched in for eagle at the eighth to pull level . Read More »

Ellington Management Group LLC Purchases New Stake in Middleby Corp (MIDD)

The firm has a market capitalization of $7.88 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.85 and a beta of 1.44. The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $20.35. They expect $1.30 EPS, up 26.21% or $0.27 from last year's $1.03 per share. MIDD's profit will be $76.88 million for 22.39 P/E if the $1.38 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

Facebook Is Adding an Unsend Message Tool After Controversy


Facebook has already rolled out a feature that lets you delete the sent messages on WhatsApp dubbed "Delete for everyone" and now the company may be gearing up to bring the same feature to Messenger . Ms Denham has said that Facebook has been cooperating with her probe, though it is too soon to say whether the social network's planned changes will be enough. Read More »

Google security up after YouTube shooting


San Diego sheriff's Lt. Karen Stubkjaer said Thursday that the father never told deputies that she was a danger to herself or others when he reported her missing. She also ran a Farsi-language public channel on the messaging app Telegram, which had six thousand followers. "She was upset with policies and practices at YouTube ", Barberini said. Read More »

Cowen Upgrades Ralph Lauren (NYSE:RL) to "Outperform"

Ralph Lauren has a 52 week low of $66.06 and a 52 week high of $119.33. About 845,342 shares traded. Ralph Lauren Corporation designs, markets, and distributes lifestyle products worldwide. Bessemer Group holds 0.01% or 16,349 shares. Dupont Management Corporation has 0.13% invested in Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL). Ronna Sue Cohen invested in 0.16% or 4,040 shares. Read More »

Facebook Developing Unsend Message Feature Amid Cambridge Analytica Scandal


The Observer - which helped to bring the recent Cambridge Analytica scandal to light - previously drew attention to links between Cambridge Analytica and AggregateIQ nearly a year ago. The Italian competition authority Antitrust said on Friday it had opened an investigation into Facebook for "alleged improper commercial practices" by not adequately informing users about data-gathering. Read More »

Verify: Does Facebook categorize you based on your political views?


The changes don't come as a surprise - Facebook already announced that it was conducting an audit of " all apps that had access to large amounts of information before we changed our platform in 2014 ". Personalized experience :Everyone's experience on Facebook is unique, and we're providing more information on how this works. What we share :We will never sell your information to anyone. Read More »

You'll be able to unsend Facebook messages, eventually


Under fire globally for allowing the data breach, Facebook sent a formal response to the questions the Indian government had raised on the issue. Users can not delete messages from their recipients' inboxes, but this has been made possible continuously for Zuckerberg Messenger texts. Read More »

Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available in messages soon


We've reached out to AggregateIQ and Facebook, and will update if we hear back. "We should have done this sooner - and we're sorry that we did not", the spokesperson added. Facebook has also pointed out that similar tech has been available for Facebook Messenger already with an expiration timer for messages that can be set. Read More »

Facebook Scans What You Send Other People on Messenger App


Messenger doesn't use the data from the scanned messages for advertising, the company said, but the policy may extend beyond what Messenger users expect. "We stop those messages from going through". However, there is no built-in camera function available in the Messenger update , whereas the Facebook app supports a built-in 360-degree camera for cover pictures. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg Announces New Facebook Ad Regulations


Every advertiser who wants to run political ads on Facebook will also need to be verified now by confirming their identity and location, and advertisers that do not pass will be prohibited from running political ads. "And people using our secret message feature in the encrypted version of Messenger have the ability to set a timer - and have their messages automatically deleted", a Facebook spokesperson was quoted as saying in the report. Read More »

Raytheon Company (RTN) Stake Lifted by Vantage Investment Advisors Llc

It has outperformed by 30.77% the S&P500. Gilman Hill Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Centurylink Inc (CTL) by 35.3% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wells Fargo & Co. restated a "buy" rating on shares of Raytheon in a research report on Monday, November 14th. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) rating on Thursday, October 26. Read More »

Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Pivotal Research

It has underperformed by 2.10% the S&P500. Capital World Investors decreased Paycom Software Inc (PAYC) stake by 2.76% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Balyasny Asset Management Ltd Liability accumulated 284,389 shares. 2,080 are owned by Btc Capital. 167,567 are held by Comml Bank Of Nova Scotia. Sei Invs owns 831,603 shares for 0.51% of their portfolio. Read More »

Nasim Aghdam reloaded during YouTube shooting rampage, police confirm


Authorities have said they believe Aghdam, who posted frequently on YouTube about animal rights and veganism, carried out the attack because she was "upset" with the company's policies and practices. After the shooting, family members told reporters they were not aware she had a gun and surmised it must have been a recent purchase. San Bruno Police Commander Geoff Caldwell said Aghdam legally bought the 9mm handgun January 16, and it was registered in her name. Read More »

Mayawati lashes out at Amit Shah, says BJP is power-drunk


His statement has come amidst allegations by the Opposition that the BJP was diluting its pro-Dalit stand and showing its true communal colours. Reacting to the BJP's appeal to the Shiv Sena, Mr Chavan said , "It is a clear indication that the party (BJP) is losing ground in the country". Read More »

Shares in Target Co. (TGT) Purchased by Koch Industries Inc

Target had a return on equity of 23.04% and a net margin of 4.08%. Heritage Trust Co now owns 2,645 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $173,000 after buying an additional 874 shares in the last quarter. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.60 per share. It has a dividend yield of 0.51%. Target Corporation now has a PEG ratio of 2.51. Read More »

KeyCorp Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Steel Dynamics (STLD)

The stock closed the last trade at $45.54. Over the past five trading sessions shares of Brighthouse Financial, Inc. Steel Dynamics Inc (STLD)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R is sitting at -76.92. This is a positive change from Steel Dynamics's previous quarterly dividend of $0.16. (NASDAQ:ENPH). White Pine Capital Lc has 0.02% invested in Enphase Energy, Inc. Read More »

Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available to all soon


Facebook's chief technology officer, Mike Schroepfer, said in a blog post published on Wednesday that given the scale and sophistication of the activity they have seen, they believe most people on Facebook could have had their public profile scraped in this way due to which they have now disabled that feature. Read More »

Facebook to verify identities for political ads


Those who manage large Facebook pages will face tougher scrutiny, too, for the ads they run, Zuckerberg says. Facebook also announced that people who manage pages with large number of followers will need to be verified. "We know that we did not do enough to protect people's data", Sandberg told National Public Radio. "Mark is really sorry for that, and what we're doing now is taking really firm action". Read More »

NA Purchases 2725 Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (NYSE:TSM)

About 1.26M shares traded. Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) has declined 18.44% since April 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 7.41% the S&P500. (NYSE:BRO) to report earnings on April, 16. The semiconductor company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.01. Read More »

Allegheny Technologies (ATI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

The stock decreased 1.15% or $1.99 during the last trading session, reaching $170.81. About 73,410 shares traded. PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) has risen 7.79% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. Citigroup maintained PPG Industries, Inc. The company rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Wednesday, January 24. The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 14 by Wells Fargo. Read More »