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By Edition On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Facebook reveals 50 million accounts affected by security breach

Facebook announced that some 50 million user accounts were impacted by a security breach that allowed the attackers to potentially take over users’ profiles. “This is a serious issue, and we’ve already taken More...

By Edition On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Facebook’s Sandberg: Fact-checking delays are frustrating advertisers

Facebook’s recent efforts to prevent fake news and election interference are creating friction with advertisers, its COO, Sheryl Sandberg, acknowledged Thursday. “No one likes the delays — advertisers don’t More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 29th, 2017

CBCS connects to Facebook

WILLEMSTAD - The Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) is keeping up with social media trends. After having launched a Facebook page for the Yotin Kortá money museum a few years ago, the CBCS now has More...

By Edition On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Jamaica makes Facebook history

KINGSTON – Starting today, alerts about missing children in Jamaica, called Ananda Alerts, will be delivered to Facebook users in the country – the first time this has happened in any Caribbean country. The More...

By Edition On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

WhatsApp is rolling out its own version of Snapchat (and Instagram) Stories

When Instagram copied Snapchat's popular Stories feature in August — it's a tool that lets users share photos and videos for up to 24 hours before they disappear — Instagram execs said they did so because Stories More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Dear Mr Zuckerberg

Willemstad, Jan 8th 2017 To: Mr. Mark Zuckerberg 1 Hackerway Menlo Park, California Dear Mr. Zuckerberg, I am addressing this to you because you, as the oppermeister of Facebook, should know about the annoying trend More...

By Edition On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

A break from Facebook can boost wellbeing

As the time for New Year resolutions has arrived yet again, factoring prominently on many lists is “spend less time on Facebook.” According to new research out of Denmark, this may well turn out to be a good More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 20th, 2016

Global Internet Content Providers Turn Attention to Caribbean Facebook, Google, Akamai coming for CarPIF 2

WILLEMSTAD - Much ink has been spilt and many hands wrung over how slow and expensive the Internet is in the Caribbean. The latest snapshot from ICT Pulse, for example, is a reminder of the price paid and More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 31st, 2016

KLM optimizes service with Facebook Messenger app

AMSTERDAM, WILLEMSTAD - KLM passengers will now have all their travel documents at hand via their Facebook Messenger app. The airline has therefore signed a deal with the social media company, confirmed a spokesman More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Facebook to win EU approval for $19 billion WhatsApp bid

BRUSSELS - According to the international news agency Reuters, Facebook, the world's leading social network, will win unconditional EU approval for its $19 billion offer for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in More...