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Expect to See More Facebook Posts from Your Close Friends as News Feed Algorithm Gets Tweaked

Facebook is constantly tweaking its news feed algorithm and from now on expect to see more posts from your close friends that includes baby...
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Facebook Set to Soon Launch This Privacy Feature They Announced Last Year

Facebook is set to soon launch a privacy feature that will let people delete data important for targeting ads. It was announced last year....
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Facebook Brings Back “View As Public” and “Edit Public Details” Button Directly to Profiles

Facebook brings back "view as public" and "edit public details" button directly to profiles. The features had been removed following a data breach last...

There Has to Be a Better Solution Than Breaking up Facebook

Facebook has had a rough couple of years but people calling for the scandal-ridden(data privacy and misinformation) social media giant to break up is...
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Facebook’s Major Redesign and Other Key Things Mentioned at F8 2019

Facebook F8 conference is usually their developer focused conference that they use to share new features that they are planning for their ecosystem. In 2019's...
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Hi Everyone, My Name Is Mark Zuckerberg and Welcome to My Podcast

Hi, my name is Mark Zuckerberg and welcome to my podcast. Please subscribe, like, share and comment...
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Clicked: Facebook, Instagram Privacy Mishap, Apple Settles with Qualcomm as Intel Exits 5G Modem Business

It has been a rollercoaster this past week in terms of what tech giants have been up to and Clicked is here to break...
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Facebook is Considering Bringing Back Messenger Chats to Main App

You may remember that Facebook spurned off Messenger way back in 2011 where it was originally called Facebook Chat. They released standalone apps for Android and...
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How Telkom Kenya Leverages Caching and Peering to Boost Mobile Data Speeds

Telkom is planning to deploy higher capacity undersea cables that will see substantial improvement on its network, with the first phase of the project...

Facebook Bids Farewell to Its Apps for Windows Phone

Facebook will pull its apps for the Windows phone platform come end month. The apps going away include the Facebook app, Instagram and Messenger...
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President Kenyatta’s Social Media Pages Vanish, Government Issues a Clarification

President Uhuru Kenyatta's Twitter account and Facebook page have vanished from the social media realm. This happened minutes after the Kenyan President tweeted about corruption,...
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Facebook Stored Passwords of Millions of Users in Plain Text For Years

Millions of Facebook users had their passwords stored in plain text and were searchable by Facebook employees, as Krebs on Security reports. Apparently from Facebook's...
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Basement Is a New Social Media Platform Limited to Your Close Friends

Tired of Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Twitter? Basement might be another choice to consider if you're migrating from these giant social media platforms. With the majority...

Beyond Passwords: All You Need to Know

2FA also known as 2-factor authentication fortifies passwords with a second piece of information which involves a one-time passcode being sent at the time...
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Facebook Will Share User Info With Safaricom For ‘Free Facebook’

You cannot the refute the fact that Facebook is one of the biggest social networks in Kenya. Millions of Kenyans use the 15 year...
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Facebook Exposes Your Phone Number for All. Here’s How to Change That

Facebook continues exploiting users privacy and this one involves your phone number. With increasing privacy breaches, some of us have set up 2-factor authentication...

Facebook to Open First Sub-Saharan Content Review Centre in Nairobi

Facebook has announced that they are opening their first content service in Sub-Saharan Africa. The company in partnership with Samasource, an outsourcing company, will...
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Instagram Begins Prototyping Account Linking. Here’s How That Would Work

Instagram has recently become a refuge for those who are migrating from Facebook especially after all the ways the giant social media has mishandled...

Apple Flexes Muscles on Facebook, Google over Data Privacy. We Should Be Worried

Apple experienced the FaceTime bug early this week and hot on the heels of this discovery, the Cupertino based company was eager and quick...
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Facebook Plans to Integrate WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Instagram Messaging

Facebook arguably owns the biggest social media platforms today with each having over a billion users separate from the mother ship. We have seen...

How to Download All Your Photos from Facebook Moments

Facebook Moments, the photo harvesting app that launched in 2015 is shutting down next month on February 25th. The app allowed you to manage...

Liverpool’s Salah Deletes his Social Media Accounts after Posting Mysterious Tweet

Liverpool FC's attacking midfielder, Mohamed Salah has come quite the darling of Liverpool fans on social media thanks to his great performance last season....

Lets Talk About Facebook’s 10 Year Challenge

The Facebook 10 Year challenged has been trending this past week with people sharing photos from what they looked like in 2009 and now....

Facebook is Building a Meme Hub to Connect with Shrinking Teen Demographic

Facebook knows that it is not trendy to kids unlike before and they have to find a way to connect to them. This next...
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Facebook Activates Safety Check After Riverside Drive Attack

Facebook has opened Safety Check for residents in Nairobi after the horrifying Riverside Drive attack that happened today in the afternoon. Facebook's Safety Check is a feature...
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Facebook is Rating and Punishing Advertisers Based on Customer Feedback

Facebook's business plan is simple. Have a free platform where people sign up and in return, they harvest your data that is used as...

Instagram to Let Users Share Posts to Multiple Accounts, Adds Google Photos Shortcut

Instagram iOS app now lets you share posts to multiple accounts in one sitting or at least for some users just like how the...

How to Reduce the Amount of Data Facebook Collects on You

Facebook privacy scandals that rocked 2018 revealed a lot of the data they have on us. This led to some of its users to...

Apple Stumbles, HTC Struggles and Microsoft Thrives

Apple revised its revenue guidance for its fiscal 2019 first quarter. This is the first time they're cutting this since 2002. Apple lowered its...
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Facebook Will Still Follow You Even After You’ve Turned off Location History

Facebook's mishandling of user data has made it receive backlash after backlash. It has tried to give users control over what data the giant...

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