Facebook Thursday announced an update to its Rights Manager tools for owners of the rights to video content on the social network, enabling those owners to establish automated rules to help protect their videos.
David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily. He has been covering the digital industry since 2009 and was previously editor of AllFacebook and SocialTimes.
Facebook’s efforts to keep its user base informed about the steps it is taking to combat fake news now include a look at the news period that brought the issue to the forefront in the first place: the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Government requests for Facebook account data rose 9 percent in the second half of 2016 compared with the first half of the year, to 64,279 from 59,229, but requests for content restrictions for violating local laws were down 28 percent, to 6,944 from 9,663.
The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night, and Sports Illustrated and Yahoo Sports will provide coverage of all 32 picks via Facebook Live.
As the readings on thermometers begin to rise, Instagram is reminding advertisers to begin heating up their summer campaign plans.
The Huffington Post’s design overhaul and rebranding as HuffPost, announced earlier this week, also included a change to the media site’s Twitter strategy.
LinkedIn Learning, the professional network’s online learning destination, now offers six new courses from Thrive Global, Arianna Huffington’s new venture.
Instagram’s user growth continues to surge, as the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced Wednesday that it now has more than 700 million monthly active users.
Twitter is heading back to the pitch Wednesday, announcing a deal with the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football to livestream the final match of the 2016-17 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League.