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FB, Insta ban eggplant, peach as sexual emojis

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Facebook and Instagram have banned sexual use of eggplant and peach emojis on their platforms under new community standards.The new community standards refer to "(commonly used) sexual emojis or emoji…

Facebook sues Israeli firm for cyber attack on WhatsApp

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Facebook has sued an Israeli surveillance company NSO Group, saying it targeted 1,400 WhatsApp users, including respected members of the civil society, with highly sophisticated malware.This is the first…

Facebook takes down false ad about US lawmaker

San Francisco,  Policenama Online -  Facebook has removed a political ad with false information about Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, showing that the social networking giant's third-party fact-checking programme exempts ads from…

Facebook use may not make kids depressed: Study

New York, Policenama Online -  The amount of time spent on social media is not directly adding to the anxiety or depression issues in teenagers, say reseachers from Brigham Young University.The study, published in the journal Computers in…

4 dead over offensive Facebook post in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Policenama Online -At least four people were killed and 47 others injured as police clashed with a Muslim mob in Bangladesh's Bhola district over an offensive Facebook post.The clash erupted at around 11 a.m. on Sunday when hundreds…

Facebook alerts people to vote on Maha, Haryana poll day

New Delhi, Policenama Online -  Facebook on Monday activated its election notification feature for India, requesting people to go out and vote for their candidates in the Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls and post that they have voted.…